EU cookie directive
These are temporary cookies that remain in the cookie file of your browser until you have left the site. This information is not stored after you have left our site.
Portsmouth City Council websites use Google Analytics, a service provided by Google Inc, which sets cookies in order to evaluate the way our websites are used by our customers, so we can improve our sites based on the content our customers look at most often.
Portsmouth City Council compliance with cookie legislation
Please note, to opt out requires you to download and install a browser add-on. If you decide to download the Google software, any difficulties experienced are not the responsibility of Portsmouth City Council. Also, by deleting cookies or disabling future cookies, you may not be able to access certain areas of features of our website.
When you visit our website to view pages, download forms etc. We automatically store only the following information:
- the domain name (if available) and IP address from which you accessed our site
- the date and time you visited
- the pages you viewed
- the type of browser and operating system you used
This information enables us to analyse usage of our site and help us to improve the website service we offer. This monitoring does not include personally identifiable information. Most web site servers on the Internet will store this information every time you visit their site. Personal information collected from users of this site will not be disclosed to third parties. We will not sell, share or rent this information to any person, persons or organisation.