Why we use your data

We use your data to maintain the birth, deaths and marriages register.

Why we can use your data

We can use your data if it is a legal obligation or public task under various UK laws including but not limited to the Registration Service Act 1953.

Who we can share your data with

We can share your data with:

  • General Register Office
  • Local Education Authority
  • judicial agencies such as courts
  • police and other crime enforcement agencies
  • Office for National Statistics (ONS)
  • government departments such as the Home Office, Department for Works and Pensions
  • Funeral Directors
  • Other Local Authorities
  • Elected Members & MPs (as your representative)
  • Contractors providing IT services

When computers make any decisions about you

Not applicable.

When your data gets sent to other countries

Not applicable.