Waste management

Why we collect information about you
  • provision and management of household waste recycling centres
  • arrangements for disposal of hazardous waste such as asbestos
  • deterring and detecting criminal activity such as fly tipping
What type of information we may collect
  • name, address and other contact information
  • vehicle information
  • details of alleged criminal offences
  • images
Lawful bases for processing information about you
  • necessary to comply with a legal obligation
  • necessary to perform a task carried out in the public interest or in the exercise of official authority
How we may collect your information
  • provided to us directly by you when you sign up to use a service we are providing
  • provided to us by members of the public
  • provided to us by law enforcement partners
Who we may share your information with
  • providers of waste management goods and services
  • other local authorities
  • police forces, other law enforcement and prosecuting authorities
How long we hold your information for

We are required to retain your information for as long as is necessary, after which it will be securely destroyed.

Further information on retention periods is available through our customer privacy notice.

Your information rights

You have several rights in relation to the information that the council holds about you. For information about your rights, when they might apply and how to make a request to exercise them, please see our customer privacy notice.

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