Data protection

Find out more about Data protection at and how we protect your information at Wakefield Council, as well as how to access or erase your data.

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  • Right to erasure

    Under current data protection legislation, our service users and customers have the right to ask for personal data that we hold about them to be destroyed or erased.
  • Subject access request

    The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) gives you the right to access information that Wakefield Council holds about you, or, you can apply on behalf of someone else.
  • Data protection impact assessments (DPIA)

    Information on Data Protection impact assessment. (DPIA) is a process to help an organisation identify and minimise data protection risks.

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