Privacy Statement

Information about our Organisation and Website

This privacy policy only covers our website at http:/ linked to from this site are not covered by this policy.

Should you have any queries about the site, you can contact us by writing to:

Economic Development & Tourism, East Lindsey District Council, The Hub, Mareham Road, Horncastle, Lincolnshire, LN9 6PH.
(further details can be found on our Contacts page)

Or via email:

What personal information do we collect?

East Lindsey District Council, as the data controller, may collect personal information (name, address, phone number, email) from visitors to this site if you fill in a form to contact us or upload a business or event listing. We will process this information with your consent.

Your information will be shared with West Lindsey District Council, who manage the site jointly with us, but will not be shared with any other third parties without your express consent to do so, for example, if you have asked us to contact a business on your behalf or to pass on your comments or details. Your information may be used for Council purposes, in order to prevent or detect crime, to protect public funds or where we are required or permitted to share information under other legislation.

Your information will be kept for 6 months and then deleted from our system if there has been no further contact from you.

You have the right to access your data and to rectify mistakes, erase, restrict, object or move your data in certain circumstances. Please contact the Data Protection Officer for further information or go to our website where your rights are explained in more detail. More information can be found on your rights under the East Lindsey District Council’s website.


We will at all times comply with the requirements of Data Protection Legislation. Any complaints regarding your data should be addressed to the Data Protection Officer in the first instance. If the matter is not resolved you can contact the Information Commissioner's Office at: Wycliffe House, water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF Tel: 0303 123 1113

Policy Changes

By using our site, you agree to accept this privacy policy and are aware that our policy may change with time. Any changes to this policy will appear on this page. Updated September 2019