Website maintenance - Thursday 18 July

We are carrying out some website maintenance on Thursday 18 July between 11am and 2pm. My Account and some online forms may be unavailable during this time. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

5. Legal basis for processing

We may collect personal information where:

  • You, or your legal representative, have given consent
  • You have entered into a contract with us
  • It is required by law (such as where this is mandated by statute or under a court order)
  • It is necessary to perform statutory functions (including law enforcement functions) 
  • It is necessary for employment related purposes
  • It is necessary to deliver health or social care services
  • It is necessary to protect you or others from harm ( an emergency or civil disaster)
  • It is necessary to protect public health
  • It is necessary for exercising or defending legal rights
  • You have made your information publicly available 
  • It is necessary for archiving, research, or statistical purposes
  • It is necessary in the substantial public interest for wider societal benefits and is authorised by law
  • It is necessary for fraud prevention and the protection of public funds
  • It is in our legitimate interests (or those of a third party) provided your interests and fundamental rights do not override this.