Terms and Conditions

By using this site you agree to be bound by our terms and conditions


The Breckland Council website is a service operated by Breckland Council, Elizabeth House, Walpole Loke, Dereham, NR19 1EE.

Breckland Council makes every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information on this website. However, we cannot accept responsibility for any loss or inconvenience caused by reliance on inaccurate material contained in this site.

Complete our feedback form if you think there are any errors or out of date information.

We take no responsibility for comments or views expressed by individuals on this website.

Your privacy is important to us.

Links to other sites

We provide links to external websites. Links are provided for your convenience and inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement or approval by Breckland Council of the linked site, its operator or its content. We are not responsible for the content of any website outside of our site.

Notify us if you find any broken external links.


All rights including copyright and database rights, in this website and its contents, rest with the Breckland Council, except for material that has been explicitly marked as being the copyright of another person.

All material including, without limitation, text, logos, icons and images published on this website is for personal, non-commercial use. No part of the site may be copied or adapted without the written permission of Breckland Council.

Privacy Policy

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Breckland Council strongly recommends that you do not block any cookies from breckland.gov.uk websites, as these are needed for our sites to work well for you.

Read more about how to control cookies on your computer (this advice is not endorsed by Breckland Council). 

Website and analytics

We use analytics to monitor website performance, usage and improvement.

Summary of Terms


Used to locate and display webpages through a software application.


Message given to a web browser by a web server. The message is then stored by the browser in a text file called 'cookie.txt'. Cookies are used to enable a website to 'remember' whether a user has visited the site before and possibly to store marketing information about previous visits (such as items bought last time, or pages visited).

Cookies are also used to store temporary information as a user moves from page to page within a site (such as items in a shopping basket). Such cookies are erased when the user session ends. This information is converted to number format for statistical purposes, and all information relating to the individual is erased when the user session is ended. Users can set their browser not to allow cookies to be stored in their computer. To do this, please follow the instructions provided with your web browser software.

IP Address

If you are connected to the Internet, you have an IP Address. It may look something like this, for example.

User Session

A user's visit to a site begins when the user first accesses any page on a given site and ends after a visitor has left that site and not revisited it within a specified amount of time (normally 20 minutes) or when the user's browser is closed.

Web Server

Delivers (serves up) webpages to your computer.

Last updated: 22/04/2022 12:01:01