Privacy Notice for applications for the role of Independent Person

Your personal information will only be used to:

  • to contact you
  • to help determine your suitability for the role applied for.

To enable us to do this we may also share your personal information with your nominated referees. Other than this, we will hold your personal information securely and in the strictest confidence.

If your application is successful and we appoint you to the role of Independent Person/Substitute Independent Persons, we will retain your personal information, other than information relating to the payment of allowances or expenses, for the term of your office plus one year, when it will be securely destroyed.

Information relating to the payment of allowances or expenses will be kept for six years or such longer period as may be required by HMRC. 

If your application is unsuccessful, we will securely destroy your personal information within three months of the date of the letter or email notifying you that you were unsuccessful.