Hartlepool Borough Council is strongly committed to preserving the privacy of its customers. The information below outlines our policy on the collection and use of visitor information.
- We don't share your information with other companies without your prior permission.
- Email - we will only send you emails if you specifically give us your consent to do so.
If you register to receive information in the form of emails and e-newsletters, we will ask you to provide us with some basic details about yourself which we will handle in accordance with the United Kingdom's Data Protection legislation. We maintain strict security standards and procedures with a view to preventing unauthorised access to your data by anyone, including our staff. We use leading technologies such as (but not limited to) data encryption, fire walls and server authentication to protect the security of your data. All Group companies, all our staff and whenever we hire third parties to provide support services, we will require them to observe our privacy standards and to allow us to audit them for compliance.
Please be advised that sending emails or information electronically is not totally secure. Whilst Hartlepool Borough Council endeavours to protect your privacy and personal data, the Council is not responsible for the security of any information during transmission.