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Privacy Policy

These pages are maintained by Orkney Islands Council on behalf of Orkney Childcare and Young People’s Partnership (OCYPP).  They adhere to the policies and procedures of Orkney Islands Council in managing the information held on this site.

You can find out more by visiting the Orkney Islands Council’s Privacy Notice page including how we collect information and what we do with it.  You can also view our copyright statement – this relates to information on this site and our policy on reproducing any of that information.

If you want to see how the Council treats any information you submit via this website, please view our Privacy Policy.


Our website uses several cookies. A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we put on your computer if you agree. These cookies allow us to distinguish you from other users of the website which helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and allows us to improve our site.

The cookies are ‘analytical cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to wee how visitors move around the site when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example by making sure users are finding what they need easily. Read more about the individual analytical cookies we use and how to recognise them here.

In compliance with Data Protection Law, the following table lists the use of cookies on this website:

Cookie Domain Type Description Duration
b3e783bb62 Advertisement This cookie is set by the provider Zoho. This cookie is used for collecting information on user interaction with the web-campaign content. This cookie helps the website owners to promote products and events on the CRM-campaign-platform. session
_ga_1K88PPVSEM Analytics This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. 2 years
_ga Analytics The _ga cookie, installed by Google Analytics, calculates visitor, session and campaign data and also keeps track of site usage for the site’s analytics report. The cookie stores information anonymously and assigns a randomly generated number to recognize unique visitors. 2 years
_zcsr_tmp Functional Zoho sets this cookie for the login function on the website. session
LS_CSRF_TOKEN Necessary Cloudflare sets this cookie to track users’ activities across multiple websites. It expires once the browser is closed. session
__wpdm_client Functional Used by the document library to store a unique browser ID session

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit the ‘All About Cookies’ website from the ‘Related Sites’ section of this page.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit the ‘Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on’ webpage available from the ‘Related Sites’ section of this page.

Allow or reject cookies

We recommend you allow the cookies to be set by this website as they help us provide a better service and make our website easier to use.

If you do not want to receive cookies from this 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.

Find out more about how to manage cookies from the ‘All About Cookies – Manage Cookies’ webpage available from the ‘Related Sites’ section of this page.

If you set your browser to refuse all cookies, please be aware that there may be functionality that does not work.