We are fully committed to complying with Data Protection Act 2018 legislation, including the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which regulates how we process personal information. This section explains how we collect and use personal data, tells you about your rights and gives contact details for help and advice. In addition, you can view our service area privacy notices for details on how each area collects, stores and processes your data for the unique services it delivers.
The personal data we collect
We collect, store and use your personal data in many different ways. This depends on how you interact with the council.
What we do with your data
How long we keep your data, who we share it with, and how we store and protect it.
Your rights and accessing your data
The law gives you a number of rights to control what personal information is used by us.
Service level privacy notices
To deliver the services you need, individual service areas in the council collect, store and use your data in different ways.
How to contact us
If you have any concerns or questions about how we handle your personal information, please contact us.