Data Protection and Privacy Notice

What are your legal rights relating to your data?

Data protection laws give you rights relating to the data which we collect and hold about you. These include your right to;

  • be informed about how we use your data
  • access and receive copies of your data 
  • rectify your data if incorrect
  • have your data deleted in certain circumstances
  • restrict your data from being used in certain circumstances
  • data portability in certain circumstances
  • object to your data being used 
  • rights related to automated decision making 

Data Protection Policy

The council is a data Controller and is therefore bound by a legal duty to meet its obligations under the GDPR and the Data Protection Act at all times, when handling personal information

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Special category, criminal offence and law enforcement data policy

This is the council's appropriate policy document explaining the legal reasons for use of sensitive personal data such as special category data, for example health data, personal data about criminal offences and law enforcement.

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Privacy Notices for Services

Read our privacy notices for City of Lincoln Council services

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Data Subject Access Request Form

Make a request to access your personal data held by the City of Lincoln Council

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