We use (“process”) personal information in the exercise of our functions under the Parliamentary Standards Act 2009.
The information that we use includes “personal data” and “special category personal data”.
Personal data is any information from which someone can be identified, and “special category” refers to racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, trade union membership, genetic data, biometric data, health information, or data about a person’s sex life or sexual orientation.
Financial data is personal data but not “special category” data.
This notice sets out our purposes for processing personal data, our lawful basis for doing so, the personal data that we process, who we might pass that data to, how long we will keep your data, and your rights in relation to the processing of personal data.