Regulatory Services: Personal Data
Wigan Council has a legal obligation under the Data Protection Act 1998 to ensure personal data is collected and processed in a way which complies with the Act.
Information that you provide to us for the services listed below are subject to the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998, unless it is information about a limited company. We will use this information to develop more customer focused services.
Licensing and Trading Standards
We are under a duty to protect public funds and we may disclose your personal data to other council departments, or third parties, for these or related purposes that we feel are in the best interests of the organisation. We may also share your information with government departments and local authorities for the detection and prevention of fraud and crime.