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Melksham Town Council Privacy Notice

The information you provide (personal information such as name, address, email address, phone number) will be processed and stored so that it is possible to contact you regarding Town Council news and events. Your personal information will be not shared or provided to any other third party, unless you have given us consent to do so.


The Council’s Right to Process Information


In accordance with the General Data Protection Regulations, information is processed with consent of the data subject.


Information Security


Melksham Town Council cares to ensure the security of personal data. We make sure that your information is protected from unauthorised access, loss, manipulation, falsification, destruction or unauthorised disclosure. This is done through appropriate technical measures and relevant policies. We will only keep your data for the purpose it was collected for and only for as long as is necessary. After which it will be deleted.


Your Rights


Access to Information


You have the right to request access to the information we have on you. You can do this by contacting the Town Clerk,


Information Correction


If you believe that the information we have about you is incorrect, you may contact us so that we can update it and keep your data accurate. Please contact:


Information Deletion


If you wish Melksham Town Council to delete the information about you please contact


Right to Object


If you believe that your data is not being processed for the purpose it has been collected for, please contact the Town Clerk,


Rights Related to Automated Decision Making and Profiling


Melksham Town Council does not use automated decision making or profiling of personal data.


To Sum Up


In accordance with the law, we only collect a limited amount of information about you that is necessary for correspondence, information and service provision.  We do not use profiling, we do not sell or pass your data to third parties. We do not use your data for purposes other than those specified. We make sure your data is stored securely. We delete all information deemed to be no longer necessary. We constantly review our Privacy Policies to keep them up to date in protecting your data.




If you have a complaint regarding the way your personal data has been processed you may make a complaint to Melksham Town Council: and the Information Commissioner’s Office Tel: 0303 123 1113

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