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Blackpool Council Parking Services take your privacy seriously and will only use your personal information to administer your account and to provide the products and services you have requested from us or have consented to us providing. To satisfy the requirements of the General Data Protection Regulation, the council is obliged to make it clear to you how we use your personal data, who we might share it with and to give you certain other information.

Who might we share your information with?

We will share your information with our bank/payment processing contractor to process your payment. Under the Serious Crimes Act 2007, we may also share your information with certain anti-fraud agencies under for purposes in connection with the prevention of fraud. We do not share your data outside the European Economic Area or use it for profiling or any other form of automated decision-making.

Who is the data controller and how do I get in touch?

Blackpool Council is the data controller. You can contact us by email on our website. Our data protection officer can be contacted at the same address, or at

What rights do I have about my data?

You have the right to request access to information about you that we hold. To make a request for your personal information, contact our data protection officer, whose details are above. You also have the right to:

  • Object to processing of personal data that is likely to cause, or is causing, damage or distress
  • Prevent processing for the purpose of direct marketing
  • Object to decisions being taken by automated means
  • In certain circumstances, have inaccurate personal data rectified, blocked, erased or destroyed
  • Claim compensation for damages caused by a breach of the data protection regulations

If you have a concern about the way we are collecting or using your personal data, we request that you raise your concern with us in the first instance. Alternatively, you can contact the Information Commissioner’s Office

If you need to contact us there is a link at the top of the page to do so.