How we use your information
Aberdeen City Council collects and records information about you during this consultation process. Your name and email address will be used to administer the consultation and enable individuals to contribute. It is entirely your choice whether or not to enter your name and email address, you can complete the consultation anonymously if you wish.
Your views and comments about the strategy will be used to report on this consultation. Individuals will not be identified in the report.
How long we keep your information for
We will keep this information for one month after the publication of the Mental Health Strategic Statement.
You have rights in relation to your data, including the right to ask for a copy of it. See the Your data page for more information about all the rights you have, as well as the contact details for the Council’s Data Protection Officer. You also have the right to make a complaint to the Information Commissioner's Office if you think we haven’t handled your data properly.
Our legal basis
Aberdeen City Council is the Data Controller for this information. Wherever Aberdeen City Council processes your data we need to tell you what our legal basis is in Data Protection law for doing so. The Council understands our legal basis for processing your data as Article 6(1)(e) of the General Data Protection Regulation. This is because promoting democratic engagement is part of our public task. In doing so we are also likely to process special categories of personal data about you. The Council understands our legal basis for doing so as Article 9(2)(g) of the General Data Protection Regulation, because processing is necessary for reasons of substantial public interest.