Cookie Policy

Cookies are small text files that reside on your computer. They remember your settings when you revisit a website. They also identify how visitors navigate a site.

Cookies provide information to website owners which can help them improve the user experience.

All cookie on this website are set by default to allow them to give you the best experience.
 
For more information about cookies, visit AllAboutCookies.org.

We use cookies to:

  • store your location to help us point you to the right servicesHow to delete or reject cookies

    We recommend that you allow the cookies set by this website. They help us to provide you with a better service.

    Cookie list

    Our website puts small files (known as ‘cookies’) onto your computer to make the site work, collect information about how you browse the site and remember your settings when you revisit. Find out more about the cookies we use, what they’re for and when they expire:

    Cookies that measure website use

    We use Google Analytics to measure how you use the website so we can improve it based upon user needs. We do not allow Google to use or share the data about how you use this site. Google Analytics sets cookies that store anonymised information about how you got to and navigate the site.

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    Cookies that remember your settings

    These cookies do things like remember your preferences and the choices you make, to personalise your experience of using the site.

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    Cookies that help with communications and marketing

    These cookies may be set by third-party websites and do things like measure how you view YouTube videos that are on www.lincolnshire.gov.uk.

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    Strictly necessary cookies

    These essential cookies do things like remember your progress through a form (for example, a licence application) They always need to be on.

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    You may choose to delete our cookies or disable future cookies.  If you do so, you may not be able to access certain areas or features of our website.

    If you do not want to receive cookies from this website:

    • open your browser options
    • find your privacy settings
    • add www.lincolnshire.gov.uk to the list of websites you do not want to accept cookies from

    You can also delete cookies that your browser has already stored.

    If you set your browser to refuse cookies, some functionality on various websites will no longer work. If you decide to disable cookies, you can re-enable them at any time.

    To learn more about cookies and how to manage them, visit the Information Commissioner's Office website.

    You can opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites. 

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  • help you complete online forms and services
  • gather analytics to support the improvement of the website