Our aims

We take your privacy seriously.  We always aim to follow the guidance provided by the Information Commissioner, and to comply with the Data Protection Act 1998.


We use cookies on this website.  A cookie is a small piece of text stored on your computer, phone or whatever you use to surf the internet. Cookies have many uses, but fundamentally they are used to store information about you on your computer. They only identify your computer and not you personally.  Cookies have various uses and we've listed the ones we use below, as well as details about managing them.

Google Analytics

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These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site.  We use the information to help us improve the site.  The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site and the pages they visited. Google Analytics Overview

For further details on the cookies set by Google Analytics, please refer to the Google Code website.


We embed videos from our official YouTube channel using YouTube's privacy-enhanced mode.  This mode may set cookies on your computer once you click on the YouTube video player, but YouTube will not store personally-identifiable cookie information for playbacks of embedded videos using the privacy-enhanced mode.  To find out more please visit YouTube's embedding videos information page.

Delete or reject cookies

We encourage you to accept the cookies our website uses as they help us to improve the user experience.  If you choose to set your browser to refuse all cookies, please be aware that there may be functionality on this and other websites that will not work.

If you do not want to receive cookies from our website, select cookie settings under the privacy settings in your browser options, then add our domain to the list of websites you do not want to accept cookies from. Under settings you can also delete individual cookies or any cookies that your browser has stored. You can find more information on how to delete and control cookies at

Detect and prevent fraud and crime

We may share information provided to us with other bodies responsible for auditing or administering public funds, in order to prevent and detect fraud.  Please visit our National Fraud Initiative for further information on this.

General Enquiries

Derbyshire Dales District Council Town Hall, Bank Road
Tel: 01629 761 100
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