The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) sets out requirements for how organisations will need to handle personal data. This new data privacy law comes into effect in the UK on 25 May 2018. This won’t change the way we at Opportunity North East use your personal data, but we will be publishing a new privacy notice to make it easier for you to find out how we use and protect your data. This new privacy notice will provide you with additional details such as:

  • Your increased rights in relation to the data we hold about you
  • How we keep your personal data secure and for how long
  • The types of personal data we collect about you and how we use it
  • The legal grounds for how we use your data

Over the coming weeks, we’ll update our privacy notice when further changes come into effect, so please check back here. If you have any further questions, please contact

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