Privacy Notice - Oldham Town Centre Board

What this privacy notice is for

Our core data protection obligations and commitments are set out in the council’s primary privacy notice at

This notice provides additional privacy information for:

  • The Oldham Town Centre Board which exists to oversee delivery of the Government’s Towns Fund, with Oldham Council as the Accountable Body

Updating our privacy notices

We may update or revise our privacy notices at any time so please refer to the version published on our website for the most up to date details.

What we use your information for

We collect your personal information for the following purpose:

  • Creating individual member profiles for the Oldham Town Centre Board

What categories of personal information we use

Personal information can be anything that identifies and relates to a living person. This can include information that when linked with other information, allows a person to be uniquely identified. For example, this could be your name and contact details.

The law treats some types of personal information as ‘special’ because the information requires more protection due to its sensitivity. This information consists of:

  • Racial or ethnic origin
  • Sexuality and sexual life
  • Religious or philosophical beliefs
  • Trade union membership
  • Political opinions
  • Genetic and bio-metric data
  • Physical or mental health
  • Criminal convictions and offences

In order to carry out these purposes we collect and obtain the following personal information shown in the table below:

Category of personal data

Special/ Sensitive





Role and organisation


Work experience and expertise/skills brought to the Oldham Town Centre Board


Legal basis for processing

The legal basis for processing and or sharing your personal information is: 

  • UK GDPR Article 6(1)(f) – legitimate interests

Information sharing/recipients

We will not share or obtain any personal data to/from any other organisations.

Data Transfers beyond European Economic Area

We do not transfer any of your personal information outside the European Economic Area (‘EEA’).

Automated Decisions

All the decisions we make about you involve human intervention.

How long we keep your data

We will only keep your personal information for as long as the law specifies or where the law does not specify this, for the length of time determined by our business requirements.

The duration of your membership of the Oldham Town Centre Board, with data accuracy being reviewed quarterly, plus a further 12 months.

Where can I get advice

More information on how to seek advice in order to exercise your rights, raise a concern or complain about the handling of your personal information by the council can be found in the council’s privacy notice which can be found at