Cookies used by Cumbria County council

What are cookies?

Cookies are small files of letters and numbers downloaded on to a device when you access certain websites. Cookies allow some of our websites to recognise a user's device and provide content accordingly.

The law which applies to how cookies are used for storing information on your equipment (such as your computer or mobile device) has changed. We have provided you with information about how our site uses cookies, and how to disable them if you wish.


Necessary cookies 

Necessary cookies enable core functionality such as page navigation and access to secure areas. The website cannot function properly without these cookies, and can only be disabled by changing your browser preferences. 

Analytics cookies 

Analytics cookies are used to monitor usage of the site and to ensure our content is relevant. It would be helpful to us if analytics cookies were allowed so that we can continue to assess performance of our pages in order to provide the best service to you.


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