If you are a user with general public and anonymous access, the Spelthorne Borough Council website does not store or capture personal information. We automatically collect the following information:
- date and time of access
- originating IP address
This does not allow us to identify you or store/capture personal information, but merely logs the user's IP address that is automatically recognised by the web server and ensures that the web server is able to send the required information to the requesting computer.
- type of browser
This tells us the browser software visitors use to our access our website (e.g. Internet Explorer, Netscape Navigator, Mosaic etc.)
- URL of the referring page
Information on how you access our website. For example via a search on a search engine or by directly typing in our website address
- Page requested
What pages were visited during the visitor session
This information allows Spelthorne Borough Council to evaluate how visitors are using our website, including the number of visitors and page views. We cannot and will not use this information to identify you personally.
How cookies are used
This privacy statement only covers the Spelthorne Borough Council website. This statement does not cover links within this site to other websites.