This statement covers the treatment of personal information that you provide to us. We will endeavour to process any personal information that you provide in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and ensure that your privacy is protected.
What happens when you visit this website?
When you visit this website we collect web statistics concerning your visit, which are stored in a log file. These statistics do not contain personal information and are only used for statistical purposes to monitor usage patterns on our website and cannot be traced back to an individual.
The Data Protection Act 1998
When you complete online forms, you may be asked to provide personal information, such as your name and address. When you provide information from which you can be personally identified this information is protected by the Data Protection Act 1998.
Under the Act, we have a legal duty to protect any information that we collect from you. We take measures to safeguard your data and apply security standards and controls to prevent any unauthorised access to it.
Where you complete online forms, you should be informed of the purposes for which your personal data will be used and to whom it might be disclosed.
In general, information that you provide will be disclosed to the relevant section of the authority. Your personal details will not be disclosed to outside agencies, unless it is necessary to carry out our functions as a local authority and within the law.
We will not sell information provided by you and will not use your information for marketing purposes without obtaining your consent.
Gloucester City Council is committed to the highest standard of quality information and every effort has been made to present up to date and accurate information.
However, the authority gives no warranty as to the accuracy of the information on this website and accepts no liability for any loss, damage or inconvenience caused as a result of reliance on such information.