This Privacy Notice is designed to help you understand how and why the Specialist (Environment) Team at Ryedale District Council processes your personal data. This notice should be read in conjunction with the Council’s Corporate Privacy Notice.
Who are you?
Ryedale District Council is a ‘Data Controller’ as defined by Article 4(7) of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
We have appointed Veritau Ltd to be our Data Protection Officer. Their contact details are:
|Data Protection Officer Veritau Ltd County Hall Racecourse Lane Northallerton DL7 8AL DPA@ryedale.gov.uk // 01609 53 2526|
What Personal Data of mine do you collect and why do you require it?
In order to carry out our statutory functions, in relation to environmental health, we will collect personal data such as names, addresses, and contact details of business proprietors or responsible persons. This may include sole traders.
On occasion we may process details about an individual’s criminal conviction history. For example if an individual has been barred from running a food establishment or has been found to infringe hygiene legislation.
Who do you share this data with?
On occasion we will be required to disclose personal data to certain government departments, for example the Environment Agency or the Department for Environment, Food, and Rural Affairs.
We may also be required to disclose personal data to crime prevention agencies such as Trading Standards or the Police.
Some information may also be required to be published in accordance with various legislative requirements.
How long do you keep this data for?
|Data held||Retention period|
|Food Premises Database and Register||Indefinitely or until closed|
|Environmental Permits including Authorisations, Record of Visits, Notices, Invoices and General Correspondence||Indefinitely or until closed|
|Private Water Supplies Database including Location Maps, Sample Results, Record of Visits, Notices, Invoices and General Correspondence||Indefinitely or until closed|
What is your lawful basis for processing this data?
We process personal data in relation to environmental health, in accordance with legal obligations to which we are subject or because processing is necessary for performance of a task carried out in the public interest.
We may process criminal conviction data for the purpose of satisfying statutory functions exercised for reasons of substantial public interest as per Schedule 1(6) of the Data Protection Act 2018.