When someone visits www.scotwest.co.uk 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 site. We do not make any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our website. 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 be transparent. We will make it clear when we collect personal information and will explain what we intend to do with it.

Use of cookies by Scotwest Credit Union

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. The table below explains the cookies we use and why.

 Cookie Name Purpose More Information
Google Analytics





We use Google Analytics to provide insights on the use of the site. While Google Analytics records information about how you are using our website, it does not record any personal information that could be used to identify you Click here for an overview of privacy at Google
 Login yourAuthCookie Functional cookie which recognises when you are logged on. This cookie is not used for any tracking purposes  N/A
Survey Monkey








We use Survey Monkey for any of the surveys on our website.  For more information, please see Survey Monkey privacy information  Click here for an overview of privacy at Survey Monkey


Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you arrive at our site.

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 www.allaboutcookies.org.

You can find out more about which cookies we are using or switch them off in settings.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit Google’s opt-out page.

This Privacy Statement is subject to change without notification and may vary as you navigate between different pages on the Scotwest Credit Union web sites. For your security, communications may be taped or monitored by Scotwest Credit Union.

This Cookie information should be read in conjunction with our Data Protection & Privacy page.