We collect certain information or data about you when you use understandinguniversalcredit.gov.uk
- your IP address
- details of which web browser you used
- information on how you use the site, using cookies and page tagging techniques
This helps us to improve the site by monitoring how you use it. We can’t personally identify you using your data.
Where your data is stored
We store your data on our secure servers in the UK. It may also be stored outside the UK by our suppliers.
By submitting your data, you agree to this.
Keeping your data secure
Sending information over the internet is generally not completely secure, and we can’t guarantee the security of your data.
Any data you transmit is at your own risk.
We have procedures and security features in place to try and keep your data secure once we receive it.
We won’t share your information with any other organisations for marketing, market research or commercial purposes, and we don’t pass on your details to other websites.
Disclosing your information
We may pass on your personal information if we have a legal obligation to do so. This includes exchanging information with other government departments for legal reasons.
You can find out what information we hold about you, and ask us not to use any of the information we collect.
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