Privacy Notice

Hampshire County Council collects information about you for in order to provide you with one or more of the following services:

  • Information to allow businesses and/or their representatives to benchmark Hampshire as a business investment location
  • Information on business support available in Hampshire
  • Information on major development opportunities in Hampshire
  • Commercial property searches

We will use the information for the following purposes:

  • To maintain communications with you in relation to your specific enquiry
  • To communicate with you in the future in relation to information about future events or developments which align with your stated interests
  • The legal basis for our use of this information is your consent – we will only retain your details if you have positively indicated that you are happy for us to do so.

We may share your personal information with other organisations which may be able to assist us in providing you with a more effective and detailed response to your enquiry, for example:

  • Other local authorities and public sector bodies, including local enterprise partnerships
  • Business organisations such as Hampshire Chamber of Commerce
  • Commercial property agents

We will keep your personal information during the period of your enquiry being live and for a period of up to 3 years.

You have some legal rights in respect of the personal information we collect from you.

Please see our website Data Protection  page for further details

You can contact the County Council’s Data Protection Officer at

If you have a concern about the way we are collecting or using your personal data, you should raise your concern with us in the first instance or directly to the Information Commissioner’s Office at