Asylum seekers privacy notice

The reasons we use your data

  • Equality monitoring
  • Research including consultations
  • Service delivery
  • Service improvement and planning
  • Statutory requirements. For example: reporting to Government

Why we are allowed to use your data

  • Customer Support Grant – Welfare provision
  • Fraud Act 2006
  • Housing Benefit Regulations 2006
  • Local Government Act 1972
  • Local Government Finance Act 1988
  • Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000
  • Social Security Administration Act 1992
  • Social Security Contributions Act
  • The Equality Act 2010
  • The Local Government Finance Act 1992
  • The Local Government Finance Act 2012
  • The Localism Act 2011
  • The Welfare Reform Act 2012

Who we can share your data with

  • Contractors providing revenues and benefits services (for example: off-site processing, personal budgeting support and emergency food provision) and IT services
  • Education providers
  • Elected members
  • Enforcement agents
  • Government departments. For example: HMRC, DWP, DCLG
  • Government departments
  • Immigration service
  • Internal council departments (for example: empty homes, environmental health)
  • Judicial Agencies. For example: courts, tribunals
  • Police

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