Privacy Policy

Otley Town Council is committed to protecting the privacy of all individuals using this website. The following statement outlines the privacy practices for www.otleytowncouncil.gov.uk. It applies solely to this website.

External Website Links

The Otley Town Council website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that Otley Town Council is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of other websites.

Cookies

The EU law now requires websites to seek users permission to use cookies unless they are essential to the working of the website.
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 website only uses essential cookies: They are called ‘Session’ cookies. They are temporary cookie files, which are erased when you close your browser. The session cookie that we use is essential for some pages such the contact form to work correctly. It is set by the server and tells your browser how to interpret the page. Otley Town Council does not and will not use cookies or any other technology to track user activity when not on our site, and will not pass user data to other websites or third parties. Research and Feedback: Otley Town council uses records of the pages users have visited on the Council website to analyse trends and improve the Town Council website. Our records do not contain any personal information about users. Any reports resulting from data collected from the Otley Town Council website are based on anonymised data and cannot be used to identify individuals. We do not keep a record of e-mail addresses or contact details unless you request us to do so. Information is handled only by Otley Town Council staff in accordance with Data Protection guidelines and is held in the strictest confidence. We do not pass on personal details to other people or organisations.

How you can Control Cookies

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through your browser settings. See How to Control Cookies by www.aboutcookies.org or Clear your Browsers Cookies by www.wikihow.com Please note that switching off or “opting out” of the use of all cookies will mean that you may not be able to use certain features of websites. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.aboutcookies.org