Privacy and Persistent or Vexatious Complainant Register
This privacy notice explains how the Complaints team at Buckinghamshire Council (the data controller) will use the personal information we collect about you when you use this service.
Information held about you
We can hold the following information on you:
- your name
- your contact details, including address, postcode phone number and email address
- details of why we consider you a persistent or vexatious complainant
- contact we have had with you (such as correspondence).
Why we need your information
We need your information to:
- manage persistent or vexatious complainants in line with our policy
- ensure our case management system is accurate for the administration of complaints.
What is the legal basis for us to process your data?
The legal basis for processing the data under the UK GDPR and Data Protection Act 2018 is:
- Article 6(1)(e) We need it to perform a public task.
How we share and process your information
We will share your information, if appropriate, with:
- other relevant services within the council
- other bodies in connection with regulatory functions (such as the Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman).
We will securely hold your information and only keep it for as long as is necessary. Where information is no longer needed it will be confidentially disposed of.
Automated decision making
We do not carry out any automated decision making in relation to this information.
Our Data Protection Officer can be contacted at Buckinghamshire Council, The Gateway, Gatehouse Road, Aylesbury, HP19 8FF, by email at dat[email protected] or by phone at 0300 131 6000.
If you have any concerns about our use of your personal information, you can make a complaint to the Data Protection Officer. You can also then complain to the ICO if you remain unhappy with how we have used your data.
Date of publication/last update: 06/06/2023