Data protection and access to information - Overview Learn about how the council adheres to the data protection laws. Data Protection Find out how to request the data Bedford Borough Council holds about you and what rights you have regarding your data. GDPR privacy statements You can view our privacy statements that apply to individual services and functions. These statements reference the rights of data subjects under GDPR and how you can exercise them. Freedom of Information The Freedom of Information Act 2000 gives you the right to ask in writing for any information held by any public authority. Privacy statement and cookies Find explanations on privacy statements and cookies. Environmental Information Regulations Learn more about environmental information regulations and reasons why we may not be able to provide the information you requested.