Bedford Borough Council ensures any personal data collected will
be retained securely for as long as necessary and only used for
legitimate Council activities to facilitate the delivery of Council
services, or for the purpose of preventing and/or detecting fraud
and/or crime, in accordance with the Data Protection Act
1998. Further information can be found in the Data
Protection Policy .
Bedford Borough Council has signed up to the Bedfordshire
Information Sharing Protocol between partner organisations
providing services to Bedfordshire residents. Please click
here to view the Protocol.
Subject Access Requests
Under the Data Protection Act 1998, you
are entitled to request access to personal information held about
you by Bedford Borough Council.
Please read the Subject
Access Guidance Notes and forward to us a signed
letter explaining which information
you require. Or, if you'd prefer, you may
complete the Online
Subject Access Request Form, or download
Subject Access Request Form either which can be
completed in accordance with the guidance notes and
posted back to Bedford Borough Council, Records Access, 2nd Floor,
Riverside Building, Borough Hall, Cauldwell Street, Bedford. MK42
Please be advised that there is a
£10 charge for providing this information - please send a cheque
payable to "Bedford Borough Council" with the signed letter or copy
of the request form.
If you'd prefer, you are welcome
to visit the Customer Services Centre on Horne Lane, Bedford
(the old Civic Theatre) with your documents, where staff will be
pleased to help.