To help Sussex Home Improvement Agency deliver its services effectively, we collect, process and store personal information about our residents, referrers and other third parties. We treat any information provided by you in the strictest of confidence. Sussex HIA is a data controller under the Data Protection Act 1998 and all information supplied is kept in accordance with this Act.
Before residents benefit from our services a document will have been sent that explains how Sussex HIA holds your information, to get permission and how you can request it.
We use personal information to help us assess applications for our services and those services we may refer on to. The personal information may include age, gender, race, disabilities, long term conditions, property addresses and conditions and views. The information tells us where to direct our services and ensures that everyone using our services is properly catered for. Your information may be shared and where so it is shared in a secure form. Only that information that is necessary for the third party service will be shared.
Where the personal data of third parties is provided by you, we assume that you have obtained the required authority to supply this information to us unless you tell us otherwise. We will not transfer or otherwise disclose to third parties your personal data or personal data of others you have provided to us except where permitted to do so for the purpose of exercising our functions or where permitted or required by law to assist other bodies to exercise their statutory functions.
To find out more please contact the Data Controller.