PN049 - Breakfast Clubs Privacy Notice
Torfaen County Borough Council is committed to protecting your privacy when you use our services. This Privacy Notice is designed to give you information about the data we hold about you, how we use it, your rights in relation to it and the safeguards in place to protect it.
TCBC Service Area: Children & Family Services
Work area: Catering
Contact Details: Tracy James
Privacy Notice Name: Breakfast Clubs in Primary Schools
Data Controller: Torfaen County Borough Council, c/o Civic Centre, Pontypool, NP4 6YB
If you wish to raise a concern about the handling of your personal data, please contact the Data Protection Officer on 01495 762200 or email email@example.com
The free breakfast club provision in Torfaen Primary Schools requires parental consent for pupil attendance and also provides an emergency contact number for the staff on site during the session.
Who provides your data to the Council?
The personal information we process is provided to us directly by you to ensure your child can access the provision and in case of an emergency during the session which precedes the start of the school day.
How does the Council collect this information?
- Application form collected by each school
What information does the Council collect about you?
The Catering Team collects:
- Childs name and class
- Parent/guardian name and contact information
Why does the Council process y our personal data?
Under Article 6 of the UK General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the lawful basis we rely on for processing this information is:
(e) We need it to perform a public task
Please note we may ask for consent to engage in the service or for the sharing of information with providers, however, consent is not the lawful basis we rely on to process your personal data.
Special categories of personal data
We do not collect any special category or criminal data.
Who has access to your data?
Your data is shared internally only with the appropriate staff where it is necessary for the performance of their roles.
Apart from where previously stated, we do not pass your details to third parties unless we are lawfully required do so.
Is the Data transferred out of the UK?
How does the Council keep your data secure?
The Council has internal policies in place to ensure the data it processes is not lost, accidentally destroyed, misused or disclosed. Access to this data is restricted in accordance with the Council’s internal policies and in compliance with the UK GDPR.
Data will be stored securely in:
- A secure paper filing system at the school site
How long does the Council keep your data?
The Council will hold your personal data only for the period that is necessary and will follow organisational and Local Authority standards in this area. At the end of the retention period the Council will securely destroy or dispose of the data in line with retention schedules.
- For the duration of attendance at the school
Are we making automated decisions/profiling with your data?
You have a number of Rights you can exercise:
- Access - to obtain a copy of your data on request
- Rectification – to require the Council to change incorrect or incomplete data
- Object, Restrict or Delete - under certain circumstances you can require the Council to delete or stop processing your data, for example where the data is no longer necessary for the purposes of processing
- Data portability – to receive and/or transmit data provided to the Council to other organisations (this applies in limited circumstances)
- Withdraw your consent at any time (where consent has been given)
- To know the consequences of failing to provide data to the Council
- To know the existence of any Automated Decision-making, including profiling, and the consequences of this for you.
- To lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority (Information Commissioners Office)
If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact Tracy James, Torfaen Schools Catering, Croesyceiliog Adult Education Centre, The Highway, Croesyceiliog, Cwmbran, NP44 2HF.
The Information Commissioner can be contacted at: The Information Commissioner’s Office (Wales), 2nd Floor, Churchill House, Churchill Way, Cardiff, CF10 2HH. Telephone 0330 414 6421 or e-mail Wales@ico.org.uk
Last Modified: 03/10/2023
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