The Data Protection Act
Under the Data Protection Act, we have a legal duty to protect any information we collect from you. We use leading technologies and encryption software to safeguard your data, and keep strict security standards to prevent any unauthorised access to it.
What information do we collect?
We welcome your feedback.
Once we have replied to you, we keep a record of your message for a maximum of six months for reference and audit purposes, after which we will delete it.
Site usage information
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.
You may delete and block all cookies from this site, but parts of the site will not work.
|This cookie is used to store the visitors desired font size between visits. The cookie is initially created when the visitor changes the font size from the default and will be deleted 1 year from creation.|
These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
|These cookies are used to by the Google Translate service. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited|
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
What happens when I link to another site?
We do not pass on any personal information you have given us to any other site.
Access to your information and contacting Directgov