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Privacy Policy

We will use information you provide on any of our electronic forms only for the purpose stated on the relevant form. No personal information you give us will be passed on to third parties for commercial purposes. Your personal information will be held and used in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

We have a duty to protect the public funds we administer, and we may use information you provide for the prevention and detection of fraud. We may also share this information with other bodies responsible for auditing or administering public funds for these purposes. For further information, see Fair Data Processing Notice Condensed Text.

Cookies

Cookies are pieces of data created when you visit a site, and contain a unique, anonymous number. The Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 require us to tell you how we use cookies on this site and your rights to refuse the placing of cookies on your computer.

This site uses cookies to identify repeat visits and record your preferences. They are stored on your computer, and do not expire at the end of your session. Cookies used when you visit this site contain no personal information about you. You can safely use this site with cookies turned off without affecting how pages are displayed.

Disclaimer

We (Merton Council) have made reasonable endeavours to ensure that this website's contents, attachments and links are up to date, accurate, complete and free of viruses and other malicious software. It is your (the user's) responsibility to check the currency, accuracy and completeness of the information. It is also your responsibility to follow good computing practice and ensure that your computer is safe from viruses, spyware and other potentially damaging software, and that any such software is not transmitted.

We are not liable for any claim, injury, loss or damage resulting from the use of this website or the information on it. This includes, but is not limited to, any financial loss or data loss you may incur through downloading malicious software.

We are not responsible for the content of any external site linked to from within this site.

Some material on this web site may have been created by third parties, and we do not necessarily agree with the views expressed.

In some instances we may have provided a list of persons or organisations who we believe are able to provide works, services or supplies. We do not thereby represent that the persons are approved for any purpose or that they have been subject to any vetting exercise unless specifically stated.

Notice of copyright

The information you receive online is protected by the copyright laws of the UK. The copyright laws prohibit any copying, redistributing or repurposing of any copyright-protected material otherwise without our express permission in writing.

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