Use of cookies

This web server sends cookies to the personal computers of users of this web server (if the user has enabled the receipt of these files in his/her web browser) or reads these files from these computers if the user has visited this web server in the past. One of the reasons for using cookies is to assist in the collection of statistical data about traffic to this website as described above. This information is never linked to personal information.

What are cookies

A cookie is a small data file that is stored in your browser on the device on which you view our website. Cookies help our website to function properly.

What types of cookies do we use?

  • strictly necessary cookies
  • analytical/performance cookies
  • functional cookies

How can you manage cookies?

By using this website you agree to the use of cookies. You can disable the acceptance of cookies from this website directly in your web browser. If you do so, some of the functions of this website may be restricted.

Links to third party web servers

You can link to this web server from other web servers, but you must comply with the following conditions:

  1. links may refer to the content of this web server, but may not replicate it
  2. links should not create the appearance of a browser environment or border around the content of this website
  3. should not imply that the DofE endorses the site or products
  4. should not misrepresent the relationship with the DofE
  5. should not present false information about DofE services
  6. should not contain content that could be construed as distasteful, offensive or controversial
  7. should contain content suitable for all age groups.


The products and company names mentioned herein may be trademarks or service marks of their respective owners.


Website use "first party" cookies, i.e. cookies used only by our website (hereinafter referred to as first party cookies) and "third party" cookies (i.e. cookies originating from third party websites). First party cookies are used to store user preferences and data necessary for the correct functioning of the website during use (e.g. the contents of your shopping cart). Third-party cookies are used to track user trends and behaviour patterns, target advertising with the help of third-party web statistics providers. Third-party cookies used to track trends and behavioural patterns are only used by websites and web statistics providers, are not shared with any other third party.

Disagreement with the use of cookies

The user has the possibility to refuse the use of cookies in several ways: