Privacy Policy

Some information on your interaction with this site & your privacy

St.Mewan Parish Council will endeavour to safeguard the privacy of its website visitors.

What information do we collect?

There are various reasons that we need to collect personal data. For example, we may need your contact details for correspondence purposes. Similarly, we may need information because of legal requirements. Subject to your agreement, we may contact you to let you know about new online services, or get your feedback on how we’re performing. In any event, we will only ever ask for information that is absolutely necessary and does not constitute an invasion of privacy.

Your privacy is important to us. By providing personal information such as your name and e-mail address via the forms on this website, you agree to us contacting you with regard to the information you request.

Email Lists

Some sections on our website may also include a check box asking you for permission for us to add you to our mailing list so you can receive news updates to your in-box. This is an opt-in mailing list and your personal information will be used solely by us. Under no circumstances will your personal information be sold or used by any other organisation.

External Links

From time to time, we may include links in our e-mails to other web sites which we think may be of interest to you. However, once you have used these links, you should note that St.Mewan Parish Council do not have any control over those other websites. Therefore, St.Mewan Parish Council cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy policy. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy policy applicable to the website in question.


During the course of any visit to the Website, the pages you see, along with a short text file called a “cookie”, are downloaded to your computer. Many websites do this, because cookies facilitate useful features such as the ability to identify whether a user has successfully logged into the site or to find out whether the computer (and probably its user) has visited the website before. By continuing to use the Website you consent to this.

Other Cookies – we use Google Analytics on our site in order to know what is of most interest to our visitors. Using the data collected we can then gear our website to providing a more effective website for our intended audience.

Some independent information about cookies is available below: