DATA PROTECTION - We will use the personal information you give us to administer our
complaints process into alleged breaches of the Member Code of Conduct by elected
councillors and co-opted members.
Our lawful bases for processing your personal information are:
• our legal obligation(s) under the Localism Act 2011
• necessary for the performance of a task in the public interest or in the exercise of
official authority vested in the Data Controller (under the above legislation)
Some of the information that is collected is classified as special category personal data
and/or personal data consisting of criminal convictions and offences (including alleged
offences). This is processed for reasons of substantial public interest under the law that
applies to us (see above) where this helps to meet our broader social obligations such as
where it is necessary for us to fulfil our legal obligations and regulatory requirements. We
have a Data Policy that sets out how this information will be handled.
Dartford Borough Council, Civic Centre, Home Gardens, Dartford, Kent DA1 1DR is the Data
Please refer to our Corporate Privacy Notice and the Privacy Notice for Member Code of
Conduct Complaints at www.dartford.gov.uk for further details on how we process your
personal information and your rights.