Privacy Policy

We are committed to responsible data management and subscribe to the principals of the data protection legislation in the United Kingdom. We are committed to maintaining the privacy of our users and maintaining the security of any personal information received from you. If you register for any of the Services you will be asked to provide basic personal information. The information provided by you is not available for sale. The information is used solely for processing your inquiry and/or issue you have raised.

How Do We Use the Information We Collect?
When you contact the Lochgelly Community Council, we may ask for some personal details, such as a name and/or contact details. This data is used solely to process your inquiry and provide feedback to you. If you have contacted us with a complaint or issue, depending on the nature of the complaint or issue, we may be required to disclose your data to a third party, such as Fife Council or a Councillor, only for the purposes of seeking your complaint/issue to be resolved by the appropriate local representative(s). We do not share any data with corporate/commercial entities and do not disclose personal data at public meetings, just the nature of the complaint/issue raised.

Our Use of Log Files
When you visit our site we automatically log your IP address, your browser type and your access times. We utilise this information to conduct site performance evaluations, to see where visitors are coming from and to keep track of click stream data (the screens our users visit on our site). This data helps us to determine what content our visitors find most appealing so that we can maximize your enjoyment of the site. Log files are not tied to personally identifiable information. If you choose to vote on a poll, your IP address is logged.

Our Use of Cookies
Cookies are pieces of information that your browser stores on your computer’s hard drive which identify you when you enter. Cookies are used whenever you leave a comment on the site, or vote on a poll. Cookies are set by default by, we do not have control over this feature.

Our use of 3rd Party Trackers/Beacons/Bugs
We do not have any control over 3rd party trackers/beacons/bugs.

The trackers/beacons/bugs used are:

Facebook Social Graph
Twitter Badge
WordPress Stats

At we take your personal information very seriously. Access to any personal data provided by visitors is limited to key personnel.

Links To Other Sites
This Web site contains links to other Web sites. Please note that when you click on one of these links, you may be leaving the site and entering another Web site. These sites may independently collect or request information about you and we encourage you to read the privacy statements of these linked sites as their privacy policy may differ from ours.

From time to time we may send out email messages alerting you to changes on the site. In addition, you will receive communication from us 1) if you contact us for a particular reason, or 2) we need to contact you for administrative purposes. Administrative e-mails will not contain promotional materials.

Legal Disclaimer
Though we make every effort to preserve user privacy, we may need to disclose personal information when required by law wherein we have a good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with a current judicial proceeding, a court order or legal process served on our Web site.