Privacy Policy

Our Policy

This Privacy Policy explains what personal data Newmarket Town Council collects.

It applies to information we collect about:

Visitors to our websites

People who contact us

The Data Protection Act

Under the data Protection Act 1998, as amended by the General Data Protection Regulation 2018, and the Data Protection Act 2018, we have a legal duty to protect any information we collect from you. We do not pass on your details to any third party unless you give us permission, or the Council is legally obliged to do so or it is for the prevention or detection of crime or fraud.

What information do we collect?

On accessing the website, the user’s IP address is automatically logged by the webserver.  Information is collected from you in the form of Questions and feedback received via online forms and written communications.


Some features on this website will not function if you do not allow cookies.  Please be aware that if you do disable cookies this may prevent you from accessing services available on this website.  We do not share cookies with any third party and our cookies do not contain any personal information.

Contacting Us

If you complete a form asking for information or send a comment that requires a response it will be dealt with by Newmarket Town Council

Communication Preferences

If you consent to us contacting you with information, news and updates, this will continue until you tell us that you no loner want us to contact you in this way.  You can update your preferences at any time by contacting Newmarket Town Council

Links to Websites

This website contains links to other websites, but this privacy policy applies only to this site. You should always take care when you are moving to another site and read the privacy statements of sites which collect personal information.  Newmarket Town Council accepts no responsibility or liability for these sites.

Personal Data

We are committed to complying with the relevant Data Protection and Privacy of Information legistiation. You can access information about yourself under the Data Protection Act and you can find out how to do this by contacting Newmarket Town Council.