The UK Steel Enterprise website operates a consent policy for cookies. When you first go onto our web site you will see a banner where you can opt-in to the use of cookies.

By continuing to use this website you acknowledge that you fully understand the information presented below and agree to its terms. If you now disagree with the use of cookies as outlined, please turn them off in your browser settings.

How we use your information

Please refer to our Privacy Policy for what to expect when UK Steel Enterprise collects personal information.

This applies to information we collect about:

  • visitors to our websites
  • complainants and other individuals in relation to a data protection or freedom of information complaint or enquiry.

Visitors to our websites

When someone visits we collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the website. We collect this information in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting. We will not associate any data gathered from this site with any personally identifying information from any source. If we do want to collect personally identifiable information through our website, we will highlight this in advance. We will make it clear when we collect personal information and will explain what we intend to do with it.

Use of cookies by UK Steel Enterprise

Cookies are small text files placed on your computer by websites you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as provide information to the owners of the website.

The table below explains what cookies we use and why:

CookieNamePurposeMore Informatioon
Google Analytics_gaThis cookie is used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookie collects information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website, where visitors have come from and the pages they have visited. Click here for an overview of privacy at Google
Session CookieThe session ID is a read-only value that uniquely identifies the current clients to the web server. This is used purely to maintain a connected state between you and the website.
UK Steel Enterprise site cookie AcceptancecookieacceptThis cookie is used to record if a user has accepted the use of cookies on the UK Steel Enterprise website.

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit

To opt-out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit:

YouTube cookies

We may embed videos from our official YouTube channel using YouTube’s privacy-enhanced mode. This mode may set cookies on your computer once you click on the YouTube video player but YouTube will not store personally identifiable cookie information for playbacks of embedded videos using the privacy-enhanced mode. To find out more, please visit YouTube’s embedding videos information page.

Links to other websites

This cookie policy does not cover the links within this website linking to other websites. We encourage you to read the privacy statements and/or cookie policies on the other websites you visit.

Changes to this cookie policy

We keep our cookie policy under regular review.