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Access to personal information request

If you want to request information about yourself that's held by us, you can use our online form. Please read the rest of the information on this page before making an application.

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You'll find it helpful to read the information on data protection before making a request to view personal information.

If you don't want to apply online, you can download a pdf application form and post this to us.

By law, we're required to ask you for proof of identification to ensure we're giving the information to the correct person. For this, we'll accept one of the following:

  • a photocopy of your birth certificate
  • a photocopy of your passport
  • a photocopy of your driving licence

When sending in your application please include payment and proof of identity and mark the envelope 'Confidential'. Please don't send original identification documents in the post.

Data protection statement

We'll use the data you provide for the sole purpose of processing this information request. Your personal details will be retained for a maximum of six years, and won't be passed to any other parties or used for any other purpose.

Online requests will be acknowledged using the contact details provided.

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