Information about how the council collects, uses and protects your data.
Young people - how we use your information
Sometimes Swansea Council will need to know some things about you. This tells how we use your information.
We support the objectives of increasing openness, accountability and transparency in the public sector.
Your guide to data protection
In order to operate effectively, Swansea Council (the authority) has to obtain certain types of information about persons working and residing in its area.
Records retention schedule
Our corporate records retention schedule identifies the period for which personal data is retained.
Data subject access request
Under the rights of data subject access granted by GDPR, you are entitled to find out what information the council holds about you.
Sending secure emails
To ensure data is not intercepted when sending emails externally, we have been working with the Welsh WARP and other public sector organisations to introduce a secure email service.