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When you visit this website we use cookies to collect and store data about your visit. You can find out more about how we use your data and your data rights by reading our privacy statement and data protection pages.

Why we use cookies

We do this to:

  • store information needed to make the website and the applications on it work properly
  • customise the site and its services so they remember your preferences
  • find out how people are using the site
  • enable our online live chat communication provided by Click4Assistance, more information can be found at www.click4assistance.co.uk/privacy-policy
  • enable our decision trees provided by Zingtree, more information can be found at https://zingtree.com/privacy-policy.php

We encourage you to accept the cookies our website uses as some are needed for the site to work for you. And they also help us to improve the services the site and the Council provides you with.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small text file stored on your computer or mobile device by a websites server. Only the server that set the cookie will be able to retrieve or read its contents.

Each cookie is unique to your web browser. It contains anonymous information such as a unique identifier, the site name and some digits and numbers.

Information about your visit to our site is collected in a such a way that no-one is personally identified. And we do not associate any data gathered from the site by cookies with any information that identifies you from any source.

Controlling and deleting cookies

Please visit the About Cookies website for details of how to delete and control the cookies that are stored on your computer.

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