Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. The table below explains the cookies we use and why.
Some of our cookies are necessary for the site to work properly. If you do not agree to these cookies you must leave the site.
Cookies we use
The following are necessary cookies. We use necessary cookies to make our site work. If you don't agree to the setting of these cookies you must leave this site.
|AWSALB||This cookie enables us to allocate server traffic to make the user experience as smooth as possible. A so-called load balancer is used to determine which server currently has the best availability. The information generated cannot identify you as an individual.||7 days|
|CookieControl||Stores a user’s cookie consent for the current domain||90 days|
We'd like to set analytics cookies to help us to improve our website by collecting and reporting information on how you use it. The cookies collect information in a way that does not directly identify anyone, including the number of visitors to the website, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited.
The following cookies are set by Google Analytics:
|_ga||randomly generated number used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data||2 years|
|_gat||randomly generated number||10 minutes|
|_gid||registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website||1 day|
The following cookie is set by Siteimprove:
|nmstat||Persistent||.www.angus.gov.uk||1000 days after last visit||
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.
Essential site cookie for our online forms:
|Essential site cookie for our Online Forms||firmstep2server
|Cookies used by the forms package to enable it to work correctly.||Cookie is deleted when you close your browser|
Embedded content and third-party cookies
When visiting our website, you may also notice some cookies that are related to content from other websites.
When you visit a page with content embedded from another site (for example YouTube) you may be presented with cookies from these websites. We do not control these cookies. Please check the third-party websites' privacy policies.
To refuse or delete cookies
Under settings you can also delete individual cookies, or any cookies that your browser has stored. You can find more information on how to delete and control cookies at aboutcookies.org.uk