Brent Council is committed to maintaining your trust by protecting your personal data. Personal data is any information relating to an identified or identifiable person.
The Data Protection Act 2018 and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) gives legal rights to individuals (data subjects) in respect of personal data processed about them.
The Act came into force on 23 May 2018 and the GDPR came into force on 25 May 2018. Collectively, they replace the Data Protection Act 1998.
Brent will comply with and be accountable for the Data Protection Act 2018 and the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR).
The Data Protection Act and the GDPR (referred to as the Legislation) are designed to cover the collecting, storing, viewing, distribution, disposal and any other processing of personal data.
The Legislation requires data controllers and data processors to follow six key principles in the processing of personal data. It gives rights to individuals about whom information is recorded.
This applies to all individuals whether they are an employee, elected member or a member of the public.
How we use your information
This privacy notice policy is a general notice for the council, service specific privacy notices are in addition to this and are more detailed.
Our privacy notices explain what to expect when Brent Council collects your personal information. In this notice Brent Council, Brent Civic Centre, Engineers Way, Wembley HA9 0FJ is the data controller as defined by Data Protection legislation.
Brent Council is the data controller, its reference/ registry is Z5621554
Website enquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Council’s Data Protection Officer:
Name: Biancia Robinson
Phone: 020 8937 1402
We may change this notice from time to time to reflect changes in processing or security updates. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information.
If you have any questions about this notice or if you would like to exercise any rights you may have in relation to your personal data, please contact the Data Protection Officer.