Cookie Law Guidance Notes
The group of laws often collectively referred to as “Cookie Law” is
currently comprised of the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC
Directive) Regulations 2003 and the UK GDPR. Anyone operating a website in the UK must
obtain users’ consent to the use of all but “strictly necessary” cookies
and similar technologies (i.e. those which a website requires in order to
These Cookie Law Guidance Notes address the important privacy and consent
requirements imposed on website owners operating websites within the UK and
provide practical guidance for compliance. In line with the UK GDPR, this
guide addresses key aspects of the law governing privacy and data
protection, particularly the broad definition of “personal data” and the importance of obtaining individuals’ consent.
technologies is very important, as is offering users real control over your
cookies. In these Guidance Notes we show you some useful examples of how
this can be achieved.
This document is also available in the Website Terms & Conditions group
under Website Privacy Policies.
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