Privacy

Privacy Policy

The Board of Supervisors and employees of Northampton County Government respect the privacy of the visitors to our website. The information provided below explains how we gather information on this site.

Information Collecting

We will not obtain personally-identifying information about you when you visit our site unless you choose to provide such information for example by sending us an email or filling out an online form.


Northampton County’s website does use a product called Google Analytics to gain insight in to how users interact with the site, for example which pages get the most visits during a month.
We use cookies to analyze user activity in order to improve the site. For example, we can use cookies to look at aggregate patterns like the type of browsers used to view the site. We can use such analysis to gain insights about how to improve the functionality and user experience of the site.
Google provides an Opt-out Browser Add-on that you can install to prevent data from being used by Google Analytics. To learn more or to install the Add-on click here. (https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout)
Northampton County does not sell or trade any information collected on our site.

Email

Information that you provide us utilizing email as a method of contact or questions is used solely to fulfill your online request.

Surveys

Northampton County provides online surveys for visitors to fill out. Any information collected is used solely for the purpose of government awareness, research and improved methods to serve our customers.

Government Forms

Any information submitted electronically on the forms provided will be used solely for the purpose in which they serve.

Contact Us

If you have any questions regarding this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your interaction with this website, please contact us at 757-678-0440.


Disclaimer


External Links

For our visitors convenience, Northampton County provides links on this site that lead to resources outside the County's website. When leaving the Northampton County Government website you should know that sites linked to/from here are not under the control of representation concerning the content of these sites to you, nor can the fact that Northampton County has given you this listing serve as an endorsement by Northampton County Government of any of these sites. The presence of links to external websites should not be taken as an endorsement by the County of these sites or their content.

Northampton County provides external links as a convenience to our visitors and has not necessarily evaluated the content found on these sites and therefore cannot make any representations regarding the quality, accuracy or suitability of any information found here.
The County of Northampton, Virginia (the "County"), provides this website (the "website") information and services "as is" without warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied. The County does not warrant the accuracy, authority, completeness, usefulness, and timeliness or fitness for a particular purpose of this information or services. The County, its officials and employees, shall not be liable for any loss or injury caused in whole or in part by its negligence, contingencies beyond its control, loss of data, or errors or omissions in the website information or services.

County Website and Media Platforms

If you have a disability and the format of any material on our website or on our social media platforms interferes with your ability to access some information, please email us (webmaster@co.northampton.va.us) or call us at 757-678-0440 Ext. 516. Your request will be referred to the appropriate department. The department will respond to you and provide you with an alternate format of the requested material. To help us respond effectively, indicate the nature of the accessibility problem, your preferred format (electronic format, ASCII, standard print, large print, etc.), the web address of the requested material, and your full contact information so we can reach you if questions arise while fulfilling your request.

Please see our full ADA webpage here.

We welcome comments on how to improve the site’s accessibility for users with disabilities.