This privacy notice covers personal information collected by the East Sussex Record Office, the archive repository of East Sussex County Council and the Local Place of Deposit for Public Records under the 1958 Public Records Act. Documents are retained and preserved in order to be used, both now and in the future, subject to whatever statutory rules governing such access are in place.

East Sussex County Council takes data protection seriously. Please be assured that your information will be used appropriately in line with data protection legislation, will be stored securely and will not be processed unless the requirements for fair and lawful processing can be met.