The Cinema Advertising Association and its associated companies fully respect your right to privacy.

This Cookie Policy applies to the operations of this website

Operated by: Cinema Advertising Association, a company registered in the United Kingdom under number 515177.

and having its registered office at

350 Euston Road London NW1 3AX

What are Cookies?

Cookies are small pieces of information, stored in simple text files, placed on your computer by a website. Cookies can be read by the website on your subsequent visits. The information stored in a cookie may relate to your browsing habits on the web page, or a unique identification number so that the website can ‘remember’ you on your return visit.

Generally speaking, cookies do not contain personal information from which you can be identified, unless you have furnished such information to the website. This website uses cookies to track usage and help improve features and services of the site.

Cookies are set to expire after a short period of time and are easily removed from your computer or device.

Cookies we use

There are two types of cookie you may encounter when using this site.

First Party Cookies

These are our own cookies, controlled by us and used to provide information about usage of our site.

When you register with The Cinema Advertising Association website service, we generate cookies that signal whether you are signed in or not. Our servers use these cookies to work out which account you are signed in with, and if you are allowed access to a particular service.

Third Party Services and Cookies

These are cookies found in other companies’ internet tools which we are using to enhance our site. The companies that generate these cookies have their own privacy policies and The Cinema Advertising Association has no access to read or write these cookies, other than allowing them to be served, we have no role to play in these cookies at all.

The following is a list of cookies from third party service providers you may encounter upon visiting The Cinema Advertising Association website.

Google: Includes Google Analytics, Tag Manager and YouTube (OAuth). Privacy Policy / Opt Out (

Stripe: Privacy Policy / Opt Out (

Description of cookie Purpose
__cfduid The cookie is set by CloudFare. The cookie is used to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address and apply security settings on a per-client basis. It does not correspond to any user ID in the web application and does not store any personally identifiable information. Duration: 1 month.
XSRF-TOKEN The cookie is set by Wix website building platform on Wix website. The cookie is used for security purposes. Duration: 2 hours.
cinema_advertising_association_session A temporary cookie that expires once the web session has closed. Duration: Session only.
_ga This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, campaign data and keep track of site usage for the site’s analytics report. The cookies store information anonymously and assign a randomly generated number to identify unique visitors. Duration: 2 years.
_gid This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the wbsite is doing. The data collected including the number visitors, the source where they have come from, and the pages viisted in an anonymous form. Duration: 1 day.
_gat_UA-157261177-1 This is a pattern type cookie set by Google Analytics, where the pattern element on the name contains the unique identity number of the account or website it relates to. Duration: 1 minute.
_ab, _mf, id Cookies set by Stripe to allow online payment of commercial services. Duration: Session only.

How To Manage Your Cookies

Most browsers and devices offer settings that allow you to choose whether browser cookies are set and to turn-off and/or delete them. For more information about these controls, visit your browser or device's help material. Certain parts of the Cinema Advertising Association services may not work properly if you have disabled browser cookie use and you might see more pop-ups and other intrusive advertising, as we won't be able to limit what you see using cookies. You will, however, still be able to view editorial content.

Find out more about the use of cookies on

All modern browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. These settings will typically be found in the 'options' or 'preferences' menu of your browser. In order to understand these settings, the following links may be helpful, otherwise you should use the 'Help' option in your browser for more details.

If you are primarily concerned about third party cookies generated by advertisers, you can turn these off by going to

Changes to this Statement

If there are updates to the details of this Privacy and Cookie Policy, we will post those changes and update the revision date of this document, so you will always know what information we collect online, how we use it, and what choices you have.

Contact The CAA via the contact form for any further clarifications or personal data requests. Whilst we aim to address any questions or queries as soon as possible, please allow up to 30 working days for a response.

Last updated: 18/02/2020