Privacy notice

West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) is committed to protecting the privacy and security of those with whom we interact.

We recognise the need to respect and protect information that is collected or disclosed to us. This notice explains how we use any personal information you may provide to Change into Action.

We will only ask for, or collect, personal information that we need to run and improve our services, and to talk to you about our work. We give you control over the personal information we hold about you to make sure it is accurate.

We make sure your personal information is always secure and protected.

We are fair and transparent about how we use the personal information we hold.

We only ever use your personal information for the purpose that you trusted us to use it for.

We will never sell your personal information, and we will only share it as outlined in our privacy policy, or when you ask us to.


Contacting the data controller

WMCA is a data controller.

This means that we have to look after all the personal information we hold and make sure that we do this appropriately, correctly and safely.  We promise to respect the confidentiality and sensitivity of the personal information that you provide to us; that we get from other organisations; and that we share with other collaborating organisations.

We will be clear with you when we collect your information how we intend to use it, and we will not do anything with your personal information that you wouldn’t reasonably expect. We are committed to handling data fairly and lawfully and take our data protection obligations seriously.

We will only process information in compliance with applicable laws including the Data Protection Act 2018 and General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 (“GDPR”). If you have any questions, comments or concerns about any part of this policy or how we handle your information please contact our Data Protection Officer at:

Data Protection Officer
16 Summer Lane
Birmingham
B19 3SD


Or email: Information.officer@wmca.org.uk