Age UK Wirral needs to keep certain information on its staff, volunteers, service users, Trustees, supporters and suppliers that is necessary to carry out its day to day operations, to meet its objectives and to comply with legal obligations.
The organisation is committed to ensuring any personal data will be dealt with in line with the Data Protection Act 1998. To comply with the law, personal information will be collected and used fairly, stored safely and not disclosed to any other person unlawfully.
Unless you tell us otherwise we assume that you consent to us holding this data.
The Data Controller within our organisation as specified in our notification to the Information Commissioner is Jamie Anderson, Chief Executive.
Case records are kept for a period of 6 years after the closure of a case. After this time records are shredded and electronic records deleted.
If you wish to see the information we hold about you, please write to Data Controller, Jamie Anderson (Chief Executive). A charge of £10 will be made for each copy of information provided, and we aim to comply with requests for access to personal information as quickly as possible but will ensure that it is provided within 40 days.
Full details are available in the Data Protection & Information Handling Policy, a copy of which is available from any member of staff.