Cookies and privacy

We place cookies onto your computer to make your visits to our site more friendly and efficient. Legislation requires we tell you about this and to give you the option to remove these cookies if you so wish.

We make every effort to maintain the accuracy of the information on this website and this privacy statement applies to this entire website – www.teignbridge.gov.uk It doesn't apply to linked external websites. When linking to another website, we recommend that you read their privacy statement on cookies.

Please note, some of our web pages include Google maps or links to YouTube film and these third party sites will register their own Cookies if you click into them.

Cookie security and privacy issues

Cookies aren't intended to store any information that could otherwise identify the user/user identity – they only store information on user preferences. Due to their flexibility and the fact that many of the largest and most-visited websites use cookies by default, cookies are almost unavoidable. Disabling cookies will lock a user out of many of the most widely-used sites on the internet like YouTube, Gmail, Yahoo mail, and others. Even search settings require cookies for language settings, so by declining cookies on our site – you may find from time to time some pages won't respond as expected.

When visiting our site we will record the following information, to help us improve the browsing experience. We do not use this for tracking purposes.

  • IP address
  • country
  • browser
  • operating system
  • screen resolution

 

When this content has been updated

Last updated 28 April 2017