We are registered under the Data Protection Act 1998. This allows us to process personal data to perform our lawful business.
Information held by us, including personal data you provide now or in the future, will be processed in compliance with data protection principles.
We require your personal data to provide you with services to support your business growth and development. You can use the www.InvestHuntingdonshire.co.uk website and most of the services provided through the site without telling us who you are or providing any personally identifiable information. It is only when you complete a form that requires personal information e.g. newsletter subscription or email us that you can be identified. In these cases your personal information will be used to fulfil your request and keep you informed of available business support and events.
Where delivery of services or actions is in partnership with others, or dependent on the actions of others, it may also be shared with other persons or bodies in accordance with, and restricted to, the terms of information sharing agreements and protocols. To protect public funds, it may also be shared with other persons or bodies to prevent and detect fraud.
We may also process the information you provide to prevent and detect fraud in any of our systems and may supply information to government agencies, credit reference agencies, audit or other external bodies for such purposes. We participate in the governments National Fraud Initiative.
If any of the information we have about you is incorrect, please tell us, we are reliant on you assisting us to keep your information accurate and up to date.
We only keep your information as long as necessary, for some items this will be dictated by law. You can find out more by looking at the Councils Retention Policy on the main Council web site www.huntingdonshire.gov.uk.
We do not routinely process any information about you outside the UK. We will not transfer your personal data outside of the EU.
Huntingdonshire District Council is a registered Data Controller with the Information Commissioners Office.
You have the right to lodge a complaint with the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) should you believe any part of this statement to be unlawful.