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What we do with the information you give us when you use our Public Protection team at Somerset Council for Food Hygiene Complaints and Requests.

Information RightsPrivacy Notice

Information Rights

You have specific rights in relation to the data that you provide to the Council. To find out more, including how to make a request, please see our Information Rights page.

Privacy Notice

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Services covered by this privacy noticePublic Protection – Food Hygiene Complaints and Requests for Service
Purpose of the ProcessingThe personal data you provide is used to process complaints, investigations, enquiries and requests for advice relating to the practices and procedures of food businesses.
Legal Basis for Processing Personal DataLegal obligation

Public Task

Categories of Personal Data being Processed
  • Name
  • Address
  • Email Address
  • Telephone Number/s
  • Special Categories of Personal Data being Processed (if appropriate)N/A
    Legal Basis for Processing Special Categories of Personal DataN/A
    Who the data might be shared with
  • Other council departments
  • Food Standards Agency
  • Local, County and Unitary Authorities
  • Public Health England
  • Food Businesses (with complainant authorisation)
  • How Long Will the Data be Kept For6 years.

    Last reviewed: April 20, 2023 by Ian

    Next review due: October 20, 2023

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