Our cookie policy

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. This is standard practice for all websites.

Your Consent

By using this website, you consent to the collection and use of this information by MLP and Metro Bank PLC. If there are any changes to this Cookie policy, they will be posted on this page so that you're always aware of what information MLP and Metro Bank PLC collect and how they use it and under what circumstances it is disclosed.

If you decide to not allow any of the cookies, you can do that by changing your internet browser settings to disable the use of cookies. Please note if you refuse the cookies you may experience slower running times and you may not be able to access all of our website content. The method to disable or delete cookies on your computer depends on the browser you use (for instance Internet Explorer, FireFox, Opera, Chrome etc).

Firstly, you need to identify the browser you are using. Usually, the 'version number' is shown in an ‘About’ section in the help or tools section of your browser.

We recommend you visit the About Cookies website where there are easy-to-follow instructions for both deleting or controlling cookies via your browser settings.

Other resources that provide further information on cookies which may be of help:

http://www.aboutcookies.org
http://www.allaboutcookies.org
http://youronlinechoices.com/uk

Neither MLP nor Metro Bank PLC are responsible for the content of external websites.

After you have given us consent, we collect data from your personal electronic devices to register your online and mobile activities. We monitor data sessions to register your visits and use cookies to enable required functionality, increase the quality of this website and optimise.
For information about how MLP uses and shares your personal information please see our Privacy Statement.

Manage your cookie settings


Analytical cookies

Analytics allows us to recognise and to count the number of visitors to this website, to see how visitors move around the website when they are using it and to record which content viewers view and are interested in. This helps us to determine how frequently particular pages are visited and to determine the most popular areas of our website. This helps us to improve the service which we offer to you by helping us make sure our users are finding the information they are looking for. The lists below explain the cookies we use and why.

Cookie name - _ga
Domain - metrobankinvite.co.uk
Expires - One year from the moment the cookie was set
Purpose - Used to identify unique visitors.

Cookie name - _gid
Domain - metrobankinvite.co.uk
Expires - Two years from the moment the cookie was set
Purpose - Used to identify unique visitors.

Cookie name - _gat
Domain - metrobankinvite.co.uk
Expires - Two years from the moment the cookie was set
Purpose - Used to throttle rate requests.

Technical cookies

This website stores information to make sure that the site works properly. For example, we need to remember the privacy preferences that you select on this page. This information is stored in so called 'functional cookies' and for the website to work properly these are required and therefore cannot be turned off.

Cookie name - *_session
Domain - metrobankinvite.co.uk
Expires - End of session
Purpose – This tracks the current user.

Cookie name - XSRF-TOKEN
Domain - metrobankinvite.co.uk
Expires – 1 hour from the moment the cookie was set
Purpose – This is used to prevent Cross-Site Request Forgery.

Cookie name - cookie-bar
Domain - metrobankinvite.co.uk
Expires – 90 days from the moment the cookie was set
Purpose – This is used to Store cookie settings.

Cookie name - privacy-cookie
Domain - metrobankinvite.co.uk
Expires – 90 days from the moment the cookie was set
Purpose – This cookie allows us to collect the Analytical cookies.