Privacy policy

We are a Council that listens to local people and involves residents in shaping decisions about services in their communities. We are also a Council that always puts the Community First, our decentralisation scheme is built on a foundation of public consultation and involvement.

We have created this privacy statement to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy. This privacy statement discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for our websites.

Confidentiality

We will ensure that all information is handled with the utmost care and will not pass information on to any third parties other than those responsible for the information and services provided as part of any enquiry form and / or email.

Such third party organisations may include the Employment Service, the Benefits Agency, Scottish Enterprise Ayrshire, North Ayrshire Council, Developing North Ayrshire, North Ayrshire Social Inclusion Partnership, Ayrshire & Arran Health Board, Ayrshire & Arran Primary Care NHS Trust, Strathclyde Police, Strathclyde Fire Brigade, Kilmarnock College and Ayr College.

Cookies

Cookies are pieces of data that are often created when you visit a website and they come in two . One cookie is created when you visit this website. The cookie provides functionality by storing your preferences while you move around the site. This cookie is automatically deleted shortly after you leave the site.

The cookie does not contain any personal information about you, and it cannot be used to identify an individual user. You can set your browser not to accept cookies but this may limit some features such as large font accessibility options.

Links

This site also contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of such linked websites.

Correcting and updating personal information

If you need to change or modify information that you have previously provided, you can do so by contacting the Council by email or by post.