Cookies

Cookies are files saved on your phone, tablet or computer when you visit a website.

We use cookies to store information about how you use the East Sussex County Council website, such as the pages you visit.

Cookie settings

We use 4 types of cookie. You can choose which cookies you're happy for us to use.

Cookies that measure website use

We use Google Analytics and CrazyEgg to measure how you use the website and your web performance experience while visiting so we can improve it based on user needs. We do not allow Google or CrazyEgg to use or share the data about how you use this site.

Google Analytics sets cookies that store anonymised information about:

  • how you got to the site
  • the pages you visit on our site, and how long you spend on each page
  • what you click on while you're visiting the site

Cookies that help with our communications and marketing

These cookies may be set by third party websites and do things like enable the Facebook, Twitter feeds and web chats that are on our site.


Cookies that remember your settings

These cookies do things like remember your preferences and the choices you make, to personalise your experience of using the site. For example remembering that you closed an alert banner.


Strictly necessary cookies

These essential cookies do things like remember your progress through a form or that you have set your cookie preferences.

They always need to be on.