Shropshire Council

Privacy notice

How are we using your information?

If you/someone in your household completes an assessment to receive advice and/or assistance from us we'll share your personal information (including your name and date of birth) with the Department for Communities and Local Government for research purposes.

How will it affect me?

It won't affect your benefits, services or any treatment you get. Your information will be anonymised and handled with care in accordance with the law.

Why is my information being shared?

We're sharing your information to help improve the services your household and other households receive in the future.

Your rights

You have the right to ask us for personal information held about you. Please contact Housing Options to request removal of your details from any research.

You may also ask the council to consider any objections you may have to the processing of your personal information, including processing for research purposes.