The Data Protection Act 1998 and General Data Protection Regulation relates to a wide range of personal data, not just that held in computer systems. It now includes data held in manual filing systems, video and closed circuit television images (CCTV).
The relevant documents are available to view or download below.
- Data Protection Act Policy (PDF 188KB)
- Data Protection Guidelines (PDF 155KB)
- Data Protection Guidelines for Schools (PDF 166KB)
You can also view our full privacy statement.
Review our frequently asked questioned about accessing information in our FAQ (PDF 203KB)
Request access to your own information
You can request access to the personal information we hold about you.
You will need to provide a copy of identification. We need identification so we can ensure that we don't release your personal information to anyone else. The types of identification we accept are listed on the form.
Download and complete a subject access form:
If you have query about a Subject Access Request or a data protection issue in relation to Brighton & Hove City Council, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01273 295959