What cookies are and what information we gather
Cookies are little data files which are sent to your web browser (for example, Internet Explorer or Google Chrome) from a website that you visit. They are stored on your computer's hard drive. When you visit the website again, the cookie allows that particular website to recognise your browser. Cookies may store user preferences and other information.
We gather basic information like what web pages you have looked at, your browser settings and when you visited our website.
Control your cookies
Full instructions about how to manage your cookies in all the main web browsers.
When you visit the Kirklees jobs and careers websites, the web pages you see are downloaded to your web browsing device, along with a cookie. Cookies enable us to do useful things like find out whether you have visited our website before. Information supplied by cookies can help us to analyse information about our visitors, which helps us to provide you with a better service, including content that better meets your needs.
Third party cookies
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.
Google site search and Google Analytics
- For information on how to opt out of Google Analytics see: Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on
Cookies on the Kirklees jobs and careers websites
Compliance cookies: these cookies are created when you have seen the cookie banner, accepted cookies and have continued on to view pages on the Kirklees jobs and careers websites, or when you have opted out of using cookies on the cookie settings page.