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Isle of Anglesey County Council


Privacy and cookies


Your right to privacy is very important to us and we appreciate that you trust us to act in a responsible manner when you choose to give us your personal details. This Digital Privacy Policy will inform you as to how we look after your personal data when you visit our website, when you email us, or when you complete and submit an online form via our websites, online portals and app (regardless of where you visit it from) and tell you about your privacy rights and how the law protects you. 

The  Isle  of  Anglesey  County  Council  is  registered  with  the  Information  Commissioner’s  Office.  All  the  data submitted by visitors to this website and online portals will be processed according to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). All information collected by the Isle of Anglesey County Council will be kept and maintained in databases in the ownership of the Isle of Anglesey County Council. 

Cookies

This website uses cookies to remember things like which language you have chosen, the order in which you have looked at our web pages or whether you have been to the site before. You can find a list of the cookies we use below.

A 'cookie' is a small text file that is written to your computer by the web browser. Our cookies do not contain any personal information; they’re just markers to remember things selected while on the site. There are 2 types of cookies: ‘session’ cookies are only used while you’re on the site and are deleted when the browser is closed; ‘persistent’ cookies are temporarily stored on your computer for a set length of time and can be re-used when you return to the site. You can learn more on websites like this one: www.allaboutcookies.org or www.aboutcookies.org

You can set your web browser to allow, block or prompt you for a decision when cookies are used. In some browsers, you can allow session cookies, even if you want to block other types of cookie. We recommend that you at least have session cookies enabled for this site, so that basic functions, such as your choice of language work properly.

CookieAcknowledged - tells the site whether the particular user has acknowledged the cookie banner

AlertBanner(EN,CY) - these are for the alert banners, telling the browser whether a user has seen the banner and whether to show/hide it

GA - this is for Google Analytics

Google maps and You Tube - We have some pages that link to external tools such as Google Maps and YouTube. These tools sit on Google’s web servers and you can find more information on Google's Privacy Policy here.

ASP Session ID - The session ID enables an ASP.NET application to associate a specific browser with related session data and information on the Web server. This is a default cookie used by Contensis.

SiteImprove Analytics - Name: ASP.NET_SessionId - This cookie is used purely to track the sequence of pages a visitor looks at during a visit to the site. This information can be used to reduce user journeys, and enable visitors to find relevant information quicker.

SiteImprove Analytics - Name: nmstat -  This cookie is used to help record the visitor’s use of the website. It is used to collect statistics about site usage such as when the visitor last visited the site. This information is then used to improve the user experience on the website.

This Siteimprove Analytics cookie contains a randomly generated ID used to recognise the browser when a visitor reads a page. The cookie contains no personal information and is used only for web analytics.