Under the Data Protection Act 1998, the Taskforce and its
contractors have legal obligations towards you in the way that we
deal with data collected from you. We keep strict security
standards to prevent any unauthorised access to it. We do not pass
on your details to any third party or government department unless
you give us permission to do so, or we are obliged or permitted by
law to disclose it.
The Taskforce website, with the exception of the registration
system, does not store or capture personal information, but merely
logs the user's IP address (Internet Protocol: standard allowing
data to be transmitted between two devices) which is automatically
recognised by the webserver.
information from the site; it does not collect any information
about you except that required for system administration of the
If you register to receive updates your information will be held
on a secure server. It will be used only to provide you with e-mail
updates on the topics you have requested or postal information if
you request that service.
If you respond online to a consultation exercise your data will
only be used to facilitate the analysis of responses.