Data protection policy
Individuals have rights when it comes to how we handle their personal data. These include rights to:-
(a) withdraw consent to processing at any time;
(b) receive certain information when the Council collects their information or receives it from a third party;
(c) request access to their personal data;
(d) have the Council correct inaccurate information;
(e) ask the Council to erase their personal data;
(f) restrict the way the Council uses their information;
(g) be notified about any recipients of their personal data when they have asked for rectification, erasure or restriction;
(h) object to any processing undertaken by the Council in the public interest/exercise of official authority or in our legitimate interests or those of another;
(i) object to direct marketing by the Council, and, to
(j) be notified by the Council of a personal data breach where it is likely to result in a “high risk” to their rights and freedoms.
Procedures exist (which should be followed) if a person seeks to exercise any of the above rights.