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Data Protection Act 1998
This Act requires that we inform you that your feedback by email may include information about you (this is called 'personal data' in the Act) and that we are a 'data controller' for the purposes of the Act.
We, HM Prison Service, will process the data about your specific feedback, suggestions, or problem reporting about this website. We will also process data about you for the purposes of making general enquiries to HM Prison Service which are not related to this Website.
We may disclose this data to any person or organisation for the purposes for which it was collected or where the Act allows disclosure.
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