Privacy Notice – Financial Assessments and Benefits

Who we are

Financial Assessments and Benefits
Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead
Communities Directorate
Town Hall, St Ives Road
Maidenhead SL6 1RF

Lawful basis for processing the information

The 2014 Care Act.

How we collect information

Data is provided by the data subject, Power of Attorney or financial representative, either by post, in person at the Town Hall or verified at a home visit.

What type of information is collected

Name, address, contact details, proof of all income and capital and proofs of identification.

How we use the information provided

Means-test benefit calculations for Adult Social Finance.

Who has access to the information about you

Financial Assessments and Benefits Team and other council departments where relevant.

Who we may share your information with

Department of Works and Pensions.

How long we store your information

Seven years.

Does your service utilise automate decision making? – No