This website is owned by North Somerset Council. We regard your privacy as important and any personal information you give to us will be used in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR).
We do not store personal information about individuals who visit this site except where they provide contact information or use one of our online services.
Any information you provide will only be used for the reasons specified below, in accordance with Article 6(1)(a) of the UK GDPR and it will not be shared with any third party without your consent, unless required by law.
Reasons for data usage
Data will be used by North Somerset Council’s lifestyle services to contact you about additional support you are eligible for and related to the lifestyle changes which you have indicated you want to change, based on your answers given in the self-assessment questionnaire. Anonymised data will also be used for analysis such as measuring how many users are accessing the website, are completing the survey along with collation of users’ responses on the self-assessment questionnaire.
Where you have used one of our services, we will keep your contact details and details of the services we have provided to help us provide future services for you. Your data will be kept for up to 2 years after which it will be deleted.
Your contact details are kept securely and are only accessed by authorised officers within North Somerset Council’s lifestyle services as part of the provision of services. If you do not wish us to keep this contact information, please tell us by emailing DPO@n-somerset.gov.uk.
North Somerset Council collects statistical data about usage of our websites. This information is not used to identify individuals, but is collected to provide us with an understanding of the areas of interest on our site and how our site is being used.
If you are connected to the internet you will have an IP Address. This may take the form of a figure, such as 333.333.22.1. The address will be automatically collected and logged as part of the connection of your computer to our web server and may be used to determine the total number of visits to each part of the site. This data is not collected and used for other purposes.
Better Health North Somerset contains links to other websites. North Somerset Council is not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites or organisations, and recommends you consult the privacy information on those sites.
Changes to this policy
This policy will be reviewed and updated versions will be posted on the website.
If you would like more information, please contact:
Walliscote Grove Road,
You can have access to information that we hold about you by making a subject access request.
If you have any questions or concerns about the way we process your personal data, contact our Data Protection Officer at DPO@n-somerset.gov.uk
If you have any questions about the use of your personal information, the Information Commissioner is the independent regulator for both GDPR and Freedom of Information.
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