Data protection ensures that information held about you is processed in accordance with the rights provided in the Data Protection Act 1998. This safeguards and prohibits any non-compliant or unauthorised processing.
The Act also gives you the right to:
You can request access to find out what information West Dunbartonshire Council holds about you.
The Data Protection / Information Protection Officer,
Compliance with the Act is the responsibility of the Council and this is regulated by the Information Commissioner.