Appropriate policy document

Principle 4 - accurate and, where necessary, kept up-to-date

Personal data shall be accurate and, where necessary, kept up to date:

  • the council will ensure that personal data is accurate and kept up to date where necessary. Particular care will be taken where the use of personal data has a significant impact on individuals
  • data matching exercises will be carried out where possible
  • the council will correct personal data when notified of inaccuracies