Please read the following Privacy Notice carefully.
Basildon Borough Council needs to collect your personal data so that the Council can deliver an effective service that helps signpost you to the most suitable provider who can assist you with employment and skill related advice and guidance. The personal data is used for statistical purposes only and will not ever be shared with any provider outside of the Basildon Council run Advice Store which offers employment advice and skills support.
The information gathered above provides statistical data about the customers who visit the Advice Store. This data can provide intelligence about the common barriers to residents are facing when looking for work or changing career, and whether this can be linked to age, gender, neighbourhoods and health.
The data is collected through:
We have arrangements with a range of IT providers who support the Council's IT systems and services, therefore your data may be accessed by these suppliers. Where we have these arrangements there is always a contractual agreement with them to ensure they comply with the Data Protection Law.
We need to hold accurate and up to date information about you so that we can deliver appropriate services. If any of your details change, you need to tell us as soon as possible so that we can update your records.
We will not:
You have the right to access the personal information we hold about you. Any access requests are free of charge.
If the information we hold about you is inaccurate, you have a right to have this corrected and you have the right to request completion of incomplete data.
You have the right to ask us to erase your personal data in certain circumstances ('right to be forgotten').
You have the right to ask us to stop or restrict the processing of your personal data, in certain circumstances. Where possible, we will seek to comply with your request, but we may need to hold or process information to comply with a legal requirement.
You can make any of these requests by:
The Data Protection Officer
Basildon Borough Council
St. Martin's Square,
If you are dissatisfied with how we have used your personal information, you can complain to the Information Commissioner's Office, by:
Information Commissioner's Office
Cheshire SK9 5AF
Further independent advice about data protection, privacy and data sharing issues is available from the Information Commissioner's Office, see: