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Privacy statement

This privacy notice is for the use of the residents, service users and customers of Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council in fulfilment of our responsibility as a data controller under the Data Protection Regulations.

How we use your personal data

One of our duties under the regulations relates to being open and transparent and as part of this our Privacy Notice is designed to inform you about the way in which we use, collect, store and or share your information.

'Personal data' means data which relates to a living individual who can be identified.

The individual (known as the Data Subject) must be identifiable from the information, if the information is fully anonymised it is no longer classed as personal information.

The council provides a wide range of services across the borough. In order to manage the provision of these services the council is divided in to the following four directorates:

  • Resource and Transformation (formerly Change and Governance)
  • Economy and Environment
  • Adult Social care
  • Children’s services

Each of these directorates is responsible for several services. You can find a full list here.


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