Safeguarding children and vulnerable adults privacy statement

Why we collect information about you?

To ensure the safety of children or vulnerable adults.

What information do we collect about you?

Personal details and where relevant in specific cases housing data, data around criminal activity, health related data, school related data.

Who do we share this information with?

Gloucestershire Police, Gloucestershire Social services, Cheltenham Borough Homes and registered voluntary organisations.

Is there any information transferred to or stored on servers based outside the EEA?


How long do we keep your information?

In the case of vulnerable adults until five years after we no longer have a concern for their safety.

In the case of children at risk, until they are 25 years old.

Who do we collect information from?

From partner agencies and members of the public

What are the consequences if we do not collect the data?

A child or vulnerable adult may be put at risk of vulnerable harm

Are any decisions about you made by automatic means?