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Text content (and some data files where specified) on this website is published under the terms of the Open Government Licence for public sector information, version 2.

You are encouraged to use and re-use the information that is available under this licence freely and flexibly, with only a few conditions. Please read the Open Government Licence for the full details.

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While every care has been taken in the compilation of the information on birmingham.gov.uk, Birmingham City Council will not be held responsible for any loss, damage or inconvenience caused as a result of inaccuracy within these pages. The Council does not endorse any external linked sites and is not responsible for their content.

Data quality

Birmingham City Council is committed to the highest standards of quality of information. If you think that there are any errors or out-of-date information on our website, please contact us with details of what needs correcting.

Website statistics

Birmingham.gov.uk (and its agent, NedStat) collects information automatically about your visit to our site for statistical purposes. The information is obtained using cookies, which allow us to collect some details. It does not enable us to find out your name or any other personal information.

The information collected includes:

  • your IP address, which may enable us to identify your Internet Service Provider (eg BT)
  • your web browser (e.g. Internet Explorer or Firefox)
  • the pages you have visited
  • how long you have spent on our site, and
  • the search words you used to get to the page you were looking for (eg 'Libraries')

We use this information to improve our website and its content and to audit usage of the site.

The information gathered will not be used by Birmingham City Council for marketing purposes nor passed on to other companies.

Find out more about the use of cookies in this way, and how to disable or block them, on aboutcookies.org.