How we use your information
This privacy notice tells you what to expect when Bridgend County Borough Council collects personal information. It applies to information we collect about:
Visitors to our websites
When someone visits http://bridgend.breezedirectory.com we collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the site. We collect this information in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting http://bridgend.breezedirectory.com. We will not associate any data gathered from this site with any personally identifying information from any source. If we do want to collect personally identifiable information through our website, we will be up front about this. We will make it clear when we collect personal information and will explain what we intend to do with it.
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.
You can find a list of the cookies we use and their purpose below:
||A session cookie is used (not stored) to identify the computer to the server as they use the system - as soon as the user stops using the web site, the cookie expires
|These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
||Click here for an overview|
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Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org/.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
Access to business information
By registering on the online business directory you can login and access your business information that the Business Directory Team hold.
The directory has been developed to assist local businesses in marketing themselves and to help businesses and residents source supplies locally. The directory will also act as a tool for local authorities and their partners in preparing long term strategies to support and develop the local economy. We will not include any individual business details in any analysis and do not provide aggregated data to third parties.
Disclosure of business information
In many circumstances we will not disclose business data without consent. You can control whether you wish to appear on the business directory via the ‘preferences’ when you login.
The Business Directory Team will also use the system as a means to contact local businesses as part of their work to support and develop the local economy.
Links to other websites
This privacy notice does not cover the links within this site linking to other websites. We encourage you to read the privacy statements on the other websites you visit.
How to contact us
Economic Development Unit
Bridgend County Borough Council