Data protection and freedom of information

Data protection legislation

Bury Council is fully committed to being accountable and be able to demonstrate compliance with the requirements of the new Data Protection Legislation which includes the revised Data Protection Act and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Privacy

Bury Council's primary privacy notice and service privacy notices. These notices explains what data we collect, how we use your personal information and tells you about your privacy rights and how the law protects you.

General Data Protection Regulation - Exercising your rights

This replacement data protection framework places new obligations on organisations and strengthens the rights that individuals have over the processing of their personal information.

Freedom of Information publication scheme

How to request information from us.

Data matching and fraud prevention

Sharing information to help protect public funds we look after.