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We gather basic information like what web pages you have looked at, your browser settings and when you visited our website.
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, Facebook, Twitter or Vimeo) you may be presented with cookies from these other websites. Kirklees Council does not control these 'third party' cookies. You should check the other websites for more information about their cookies.
This website uses the following cookies:
- This cookie allows us to distinguish you anonymously from other users of the website and helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our site. It is essential for various sections of this site to work for you. This cookie will expire automatically when you close your browser.
- This cookie is a security measure and helps protect the website from unauthorised data submissions. This cookie will expire automatically when you close your browser.
- This cookie is used to determine if the current user has logged in to their account and has been authorised. This cookie will expire automatically when you close your browser.
- This cookie is used to determine if the banner describing cookie use in this website has been hidden by the user. This cookie will expire after one year.
- This cookie is used to determine if you have opted to use the full site even when browsing from a mobile device. This cookie will expire after 7 days.
- This cookie is used to determine your language preference for our translation tool. This cookie will expire after 30 days.
The following cookies may also be used for analytical purposes:
- These cookies are used by Google Analytics to track user activity on the website.
None of the above cookies are used for any advertising purposes.
You may delete and block cookies in your browser should you wish, by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies, but you will then be unable to access all of this website.