The purpose of processing
The purpose is to provide a safe place for the child to develop.
Other family members
Physical and mental health
To contact foster parents and prospective foster parents
To conduct assessments and review
GDPR condition relied upon for processing personal data:
Article 6.1 e - Exercise of official authority
Our purpose is established by statute in The Children Acts.
GDPR condition relied upon for processing special category data
Article 9.2 h - Provision of health or social care
The personal data we hold about foster parents and families is not shared outside the Council except where necessary to meet a specific legal requirement such as fraud and crime prevention or safeguarding.
The personal data will be held for 10 years from the date of termination of approval.