Our use of cookies

Cookie Statement

Cookies enhance your experience using our website and help to personalise the service you receive.

North Warwickshire Borough Council will not use cookies to collect personally identifiable information about you. We do not use cookies to access data from your hard drive, to determine your e-mail address, or to view data in cookies created by other websites. Cookies only store information that a web server places in them. They cannot look at other cookies on your hard drive nor can they look at any other information on your computer. We do not use cookies to harvest information from your computer.

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There are a number of different browsers and different versions of each browser which all act in different ways. You can visit https://www.aboutcookies.org/ which provides information on how to delete and control cookies across a wide variety of browsers, including stopping cookies being stored, enabling session cookies and deleting cookies if they have already been stored. You will also find information for managing cookies stored on your computer as well as more general information about cookies. For information on how to manage cookies on the browser of your mobile phone you will find further information in your handset manual.

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Our site cookies
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PHPSESSID Used to determine whether your browser has the ability to store cookies. .northwarks.gov.uk
Third party cookies
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Twitter Twitter privacy policy https://twitter.com/privacy
Facebook Facebook data use policy https://www.facebook.com/help/cookies
Google analytics Privacy, data and cookies policy https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en 
Business link YouTube privacy policy https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/
Warwickshire County Council WCC cookies https://www.warwickshire.gov.uk/cookies
Planning portal Keeps track of where the visitor came from, what search engine was used, what link was clicked on and what keyword was used. https://www.google.co.uk/intl/en/policies/privacy/