Carroll County, Maryland
Privacy Policy and Security Notice


Carroll County is committed to protecting your privacy in your electronic communications with us. During your visit to our site, we will collect information from you. This policy describes the information collected and how it is used.


The type of information we collect depends upon the application used and the products or services requested. Our site includes links to other sites not controlled by Carroll County. This policy does not apply to those sites. Carroll County reserves the right to change this policy at any time without prior notice.


Visitor Information

We collect visitor information such as internet protocol address, browser type, operating system, the date and time of visit, and the addresses to which a visitor links during a visit to our web site. We do not associate this information with any individual person or entity, except if required to do so by law, and only use the information to improve our web site and navigation thereon.


Disclosure of Information


This privacy policy and use of this site is governed by the laws of the State of Maryland. We do not sell or rent your information to any outside company or organization. We do not provide your personally identifiable data to unaffiliated third parties for their independent use, except if required to do so by law.


Information provided to any state or local government entity is subject to the Public Information Act, Title 10, Subtitle 6, Part III of the State Government Article of the Maryland Annotated Code, as amended. Information about the Maryland Public Information Act is available from the Office of the Attorney General.


Security Procedures


We are committed to using any information you provide to us in a responsible manner. All information you provide is only accessible by a limited number of Carroll County agents and employees who need access to the information to perform their assigned duties. Where appropriate, we will also use encryption technology. As you use our applications or web pages, we will inform you if the information will be encrypted.


How to Contact the County


Carroll County welcomes your comments or questions regarding this policy. You may contact us here.

Updated January 2019