Privacy Notice

When You Contact Us

The information you provide Corsham Town Council will be processed and stored to enable us to contact you and respond to your correspondence, provide information and/or access our facilities and services. Your personal information will not be shared or provided to any other third party, except where you give us your consent to do so.

The Councils Right to Process Information

General Data Protection Regulations Article 6 (1) (a) (b) and (e)

Processing is with consent of the data subject or
Processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation or
Processing is necessary for the performance of a task carried out in the public interest or in the exercise of official authority vested in the controller

Information Security

Corsham Town Council has a duty to ensure the security of personal data. We make sure that your information is protected from unauthorised access, loss, manipulation, falsification, destruction or unauthorised disclosure. This is done through appropriate technical measures and appropriate policies. Copies of these policies are available upon request.

We will only keep your data for the purpose it was collected for and only for as long as is necessary. After which it will be deleted. (You may request the deletion of your data held by Corsham Town Council at any time.)


We will not process any data relating to a child (under 13) without the express parental/ guardian consent of the child concerned.

Access to Information

You have the right to request access to the information we have on you. You can do this by contacting our Data Control Officer: David Martin, Chief Executive (

Information Correction

If you believe that the information we have about you is incorrect, you may contact us so that we can update it and keep your data accurate. Please contact: David Martin, Chief Executive ( to request this.

Information Deletion

If you wish Corsham Town Council to delete the information about you please contact: David Martin, Chief Executive ( to request this.

Information Retention

If you wish to view Corsham Town Council’s Retention Policy, please contact: David Martin, Chief Executive (

Right to Object

If you believe that your data is not being processed for the purpose it has been collected for, you may object. Please contact David Martin, Chief Executive ( to do this.

Rights Related to Automated Decision Making and Profiling

Corsham Town Council does not use any form of automated decision making or the profiling of individual personal data.

Conclusion: In accordance with the law, we only collect a limited amount of information about you that is necessary for correspondence, information and service provision. We do not use profiling, we do not sell or pass your data to third parties. We do not use your data for purposes other than those specified. We make sure your data is stored securely. We delete all information deemed to be no longer necessary. We constantly review our Privacy Policies to keep it up to date in protecting your data. (You can request a copy of the policies at any time.)


If you have a complaint regarding the way your personal data has been processed, you may make a complaint to our Data Protection Officer: and the Information Commissioners Office Tel: 0303 123 1113

Council/GDPR/Policies&forms/Privacy Policy/ August 2018/updated March 2019