Cookies From Our Site

When you use this website, some data (cookies) will be stored on your computer.

These cookies are essential for us to provide a good web service to you.  None are used for marketing purposes, and no personal information is stored in (or accessed by) our cookies. They just help our site work.

The cookies we serve come from many different sources and serve many different purposes, as is usual in local authority websites. The table below explains about the cookies we use. 

Powys County Council strongly recommends that you do not block any cookies served from powys.gov.uk websites, as these are needed for our sites to work well for you.

If you still want to control which cookies you accept, you can follow online advice.

How to control cookies on your computer (advice not endorsed by Powys County Council)

 

Description Purpose Domain
Google Analytics:
  __utma
  __utmb
  __utmc
  __utmz
Provide Powys County Council with anonymous data about site usage.

No personal data is stored in, or derived from, this cookie by Powys County Council.
www.powys.gov.uk
SOCITM Survey:
  socitm_exclude_me
  socitm_include_me
  socitm_exclude_alt
Provide users with the opportunity to comment on and influence this website.

No personal data is stored in, or derived from, this cookie by Powys County Council.
www.powys.gov.uk
PHPSESSID Essential for viewing webcasts displayed through the powys.gov.uk sites.

No personal data is stored in, or derived from, this cookie by Powys County Council.
connect.powys.public-i.tv
PHPSESSID    
ls55163973111441635249 Essential for completing surveys on powys.gov.uk sites.

No personal data is stored in, or derived from, these cookies by Powys County Council.
surveys.powys.gov.uk
pcc_sess_id Essential for completing some tasks on powys.gov.uk sites.

No personal data is stored in, or derived from, this cookie by Powys County Council.
www.powys.gov.uk
pcc_sess_id Essential for completing some tasks on powys.gov.uk sites.

No personal data is stored in, or derived from, this cookie by Powys County Council.
secure.powys.gov.uk
ebaseCookieTest Essential for completing some tasks on powys.gov.uk sites.

No personal data is stored in, or derived from, this cookie by Powys County Council.
forms.powys.gov.uk
TRIBAL
  ASP.NET_SessionId
  PELanguageCookie
  PETestCookie
Essential for providing the online Family Information Service.

No personal data is stored in, or derived from, this cookie by Powys County Council.
fis.powys.gov.uk
Text Resizer Essential for adjusting the text size for comfortable viewing.

No personal data is stored in, or derived from, this cookie by Powys County Council.
www.powys.gov.uk

 

Cookies on the powys.gov.uk website from other companies & social networking websites

During your visit to the site you may notice some cookies that are not related to powys.gov.uk. This happens when you visit a page with content embedded from a third party (for example YouTube videos) or use some of the links to social networking sites (e.g. Share This). These websites may place cookies on your computer.

Powys County Council does not control how a third party uses their cookies. You should check these third party websites’ privacy policies for more information about their cookies if you are concerned about this.

Some third party cookies commonly used on this website are listed below:

Description Purpose Domain
Bing maps:
  OVR
  _FS
  _SS
  SRCHUID
  SRCHD
  SRCHUSR
Support the mapping service from Bing. We use these maps to show locations of our facilities.

No personal data is stored in, or derived from, this cookie by Powys County Council.
bing.com
Google maps:
  MPRF
  NID
  PREF
Support the mapping service from Google. We use these maps to show locations of our facilities.

No personal data is stored in, or derived from, this cookie by Powys County Council.
google.co.uk
Google calendar
  S
Support the calendar service from Google. We use these calendars to show events.

No personal data is stored in, or derived from, this cookie by Powys County Council.
www.google.com
localeCookie Essential for recognising the user’s language when using the Traveline Cymru plugin on our site.

No personal data is stored in, or derived from, this cookie by Powys County Council.
cymru.trapezegroup.co.uk