Data Protection and privacy notice

Portsmouth City Council will process your personal information appropriately and legally in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998, the National Fraud Initiative and other relevant legislation. The details you provide will be held in a secure system or database and will only be shared with other organisations where the law allows.

Follow the link for the Portsmouth Information Sharing Framework, which sets out the conditions under which we will share information with other organisations. The council may share your information with relevant departments to help develop new services or improve existing services.

You should be aware that we may be required to disclose your personal information without your consent for the purposes of preventing or detecting crime/fraud or apprehending and prosecuting offenders (for example to the police, Cabinet Office, Department for Work and Pensions or as part of the National Fraud Initiative) or where we have a statutory duty to do so.

For more information follow the link to read our National Fraud Initiative page.