We Take Your Privacy Very Seriously
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The Council will not (and will not allow any third party) to use any tool to track or collect personally identifiable information about visitors to our site. We do not associate any data gathered from our site as part of our use of Google Analytics. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. Neither the Council or Google will link or seek to link an IP address with the identity of a computer user.
On occasion, we may ask you to complete a survey provided by Socitm Insight. Socitm Insight is a subscription service designed to identify and promote best practice in ICT management in the public sector. The data collected by Socitm is annonymous and is used to help us improve the the services we provide to you.
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