Website Cookies and Waitrose App Cookies and Tracking

So that you can make full use of the personalised features on our website, your computer, mobile phone or other device (all referred to here as device) will need to accept cookies. Here you can see what cookies may be sent to your device by and what we use each cookie for. To manage your cookie preferences you can set your browser to reject cookies (see the ‘Help’ menu of your browser to find out how to do this). If you disable cookies please bear in mind that certain personalised features of this website cannot be provided to you and functionality we feel supports your shopping journey may not work.

Please note that blocking cookies on your web browser does not automatically apply the same changes in the Waitrose app. If you want to block cookies in the app as well, you will need to make changes in your app's Privacy Settings (which is found within the Account area).

Essential Cookies

These cookies are needed for essential functions such as signing in, storing products in your trolley and making payments. They can't be switched off. 

Functional Cookies

By accepting functional cookies, you will be able to see certain features on our site that aren't essential to its running but still add significant value to customers, such as product reviews. If you choose not to accept these cookies, you can update your preferences at any time.

Analytics and Performance Cookies

These cookies help us optimise our website based on data. Using these cookies we will know which web pages customers enjoy reading most and what products are most popular.  


These cookies are used to help prevent you from seeing irrelevant advertising. They are used to advertise Waitrose & Partners items when you visit other websites based on what you've browsed, searched for or bought. 

Further information about cookies

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