North Norfolk District Council put small files (known as ‘cookies’) onto your computer to collect information about how you browse the site.
Cookies are used to:
- measure how you use the website so it can be updated and improved based on your needs
- remember the notifications you’ve seen so that we don’t show them to you again
North Norfolk District Council cookies aren’t used to identify you personally.
You’ll normally see a message on the site before we store a cookie on your computer.
Find out more about how to manage cookies.
How cookies are used by North Norfolk District Council
Measuring website usage (Google Analytics)
We use Google Analytics software to collect information about how you use our website. We do this to help make sure the site is meeting the needs of its users and to help us make improvements.
Google Analytics stores information about:
- the pages you visit on north-norfolk.gov.uk
- how long you spend on each north-norfolk.gov.uk page
- how you got to the site
- what you click on while you’re visiting the site
We don’t collect or store your personal information (eg your name or address) so this information can’t be used to identify who you are.
We don’t allow Google to use or share our analytics data.
Google Analytics sets the following cookies:
|_ga||This helps us count how many people visit north-norfolk.gov.uk by tracking if you’ve visited before||2 years|
|_gat||Used to manage the rate at which page view requests are made||10 minutes|
Our announcement message
You may see a banner message when you first visit north-norfolk.gov.uk. We’ll store a cookie so that your computer knows you’ve seen it and knows not to show it again.
|announcement||Saves a message to let us know that you’ve closed an announcement message so you are not shown it again||
|announcementTitle||Saves the title of closed an announcement messages so you are not shown the same message again||
We use YouTube to provide videos on some pages of the site. YouTube sets cookies when you visit one of these pages.
|_use_hitbox||This is a randomly generated number that identifies your browser||When you close your browser|
|VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE||Lets Youtube count the views of embedded Youtube videos||9 months|
Our feedback survey
We select some users to take part in a performance survey. If you take part, or dismiss the survey, we’ll save a cookie that lets us know you’ve seen the message so that we don’t show it to you again.
|feedback||Saves a message to remember if you’ve commented on a page||12 months|
Last updated: 21st July 2016