Cookie policy


What a cookie is

A cookie is a small file that a website saves to your computer, phone or tablet.

  • A cookie will typically contain the name of the website from which the cookie has come, the 'lifetime' of the cookie, and a value, usually a randomly generated unique number
  • We cannot identify you personally by using a cookie. Cookies store no personal data and are not used to gather personal information

How we use cookies

Google analytics

We use Google Analytics to collect information about how visitors use our site. This information is used for reporting purposes and to help us improve the customer experience on our site.

Analytics uses its own cookie to track visitor interactions.

The cookie is used to store information, such as what time the current visit occurred, whether the visitor has been to the site before, and what site referred the visitor to the web page.

Third party cookies

These cookies are used by third party plugins (e.g. Vimeo, Youtube).

Enabling or disabling cookies

  • We recommend that you allow all cookies set by this site as they help us provide you with a better service
  • If you decide to delete or disable our cookies then you may not be able to access certain areas or features of our website
  • Information about how to enable or disable cookies is available on the about cookies website

Cookies used by Oxfordshire County Council do not infringe on your privacy or threaten your computer's security.