Lots of our services rely on personal details that you supply. This may include your:
We are registered as a data controller with the Information Commissioner's Office. Our registration describes the information we process and how we process it:
The Data Protection Act controls how we handle the personal information we hold. We have a legal duty to follow eight key principles and make sure the information is:
The Data Protection Act also gives you the right to find out what information we hold about you. There is a £10 charge to cover the cost of providing information to you. You can make a request to view your personal information:
You will also need to complete another form if someone else is making the request on your behalf so that we know they have permission:
We have 40 days to respond once we receive a valid request and payment.
You can write to us if you think the information we hold about you is incorrect. You'll need to explain why you think it's wrong and ask for it to be corrected. We might ask for further proof of identity or supporting evidence.
We'll either update our records if we agree that the information is incorrect or add a note to say that you disagree with our version of the data.