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Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support

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2. What information do we collect about you?

We collect personal information to make sure that we can carry out our work. The personal information we collect includes:

  • name
  • address
  • date of birth
  • gender
  • dates of employment
  • allowances and benefits
  • savings and investments
  • income and capital
  • property ownership
  • National Insurance number
  • bank details
  • passport number
  • health information
  • disability
  • details of your partner, children and other adults in household (where relevant)
  • details of third parties authorised to act on your behalf

We will also collect telephone numbers and email addresses so that we can contact you. If we hold a mobile number for you, we may send you a text message.