Community funding

Stockport Climate Action Now (CAN) fund, applicants privacy notice

We collect your information to:

  • consider applications and administer the Stockport CAN Fund for Stockport residents, community groups, not-for-profit organisations, schools and charities

What type(s) of information do we use?

  • contact details

What is the legal basis for using your information?

The processing is required for the performance of a contract.

Where do we get your information?

  • yourself

Who do we share your information with?

Your application, without contact details except full name, will be shared with the councillors for the ward in which your proposal will take place, so that the councillors can assess applications. No other contact details will be shared.

How long will we keep your information?

  • current year + 2 years

Transferring your information outside of the European Union (EU)

We will not transfer your information outside of the EU.

Automated decisions using your information?

For this service all the decisions we make about you involve human intervention.

Your rights

In our guide on exercising your rights you can find information about how to:

  • exercise your rights
  • contact our Data Protection Officer
  • raise a concern with us
  • make a complaint to the Information Commissioner

You can find out what information we hold about you, and ask us not to use any of the information we collect.

Further information

If you would like further information about this privacy notice, please email

Updates (notice)

Our core data protection obligations and commitments are set out in our primary privacy notice.

We may update or revise this privacy notice at any time. If you are reading this as a printed copy please refer to for the most up to date version.