Glasgow City Council is a local authority established under the Local Government etc. (Scotland) Act 1994. Its head office is located at City Chambers, George Square, Glasgow G2 1DU, United Kingdom, and you can contact our Data Protection Officer by post at this address, by email or by telephone on 0141 287 1055.
You are giving us your personal information via our Unpaid Parking Charge form which is completed at our car park offices. This is a declaration that you do not have the means to pay your car parking charge on the day and verifies that you agree to contact our head office within the time frame specified on the form to settle the charge in full.
Failure to pay the charge will result in a debtors account being raised in order to recover the outstanding amount and will include additional charges.
We may also use your information to verify your identity where required, contact you by post, email or telephone and to maintain our records.
We require this information as it is necessary for the performance of a contract with you (or to take steps to enter into a contract with you).
If you do not provide us with the information we have asked for then we will not be able to provide this service to you.
This privacy statement applies to the personal data of our customers, website users, clients, suppliers and other people whom we may contact in order to carry out our contractual, legal or statutory obligations.
We only keep your personal information for the minimum period amount of time necessary. Sometimes this time period is set out in the law, but in most cases it is based on the business need. We maintain a records retention and disposal schedule which sets out how long we hold different types of information for.
You can view this on our website or you can request a hard copy from the contact address stated above.
Access to your information
You have the right to request a copy of the personal information that we hold about you.
Correcting your information
We want to make sure that your personal information is accurate, complete and up to date. Therefore you may ask us to correct any personal information about you that you believe does not meet these standards.
Deletion of your information
You have the right to ask us to delete personal information about you were:
Objecting to how we may use your information
You have the right at any time to tell us to stop using your personal information for direct marketing purposes.
Restricting how we may use your information
In some cases, you may ask us to restrict how we use your personal information. This right might apply, for example, where we are checking the accuracy of personal information that we hold about you or we are assessing the objection you have made to our use of your information. This right might also apply if we no longer have a basis for using your personal information but you don't want us to delete the data. Where this right is realistically applied will mean that we may only use the relevant personal information with your consent, for legal claims or where there are other public interest grounds to do so.
Withdrawing consent to use your information
Where we use your personal information with your consent you may withdraw that consent at any time and we will stop using your personal information for the purpose(s) for which consent was given.
Please contact us as stated above if you wish to exercise any of these rights.
Information you have given us about other people
If you have provided anyone else's details on this form, please make sure that you have told them that you have given their information to Glasgow City Council. We will only use this information to provide information on promotional parking products and keep you/them up to date with useful information. We may also use their information to verify identity where required, contact by post, email or telephone and to maintain our records.
We aim to directly resolve all complaints about how we handle personal information. However, you also have the right to lodge a complaint with the Information Commissioner's Office, who can be contacted by post at: Information Commissioner's Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF. By phone on 0303 123 1113 (local rate) or 01625 545 745. Visit their website for more information.
For more details on how we process your personal information visit our website.