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GDPR - Policy Update

Published: Wednesday 30 May 2018

GDPR - Our Commitment to you

South Oxfordshire District Council understands the importance of ensuring that personal data, including sensitive personal data, is always treated lawfully and appropriately and that the rights of individuals are upheld. 

We are required to collect, use and hold personal data about individuals to fulfil our statutory obligations, delivering services and meeting the needs of individuals that we deal with. This includes current, past and prospective employees, service users, members of the public, councillors, our contractors and partners and other local authorities or public bodies.  Some personal data will appear on file records, which by law we are required to keep and make publicly available.

If you would like further information on the Councils Privacy Policy please see through the following link.

New Website!

Published: Wednesday 25 May 2016

We are pleased to announce the launch of our new Homechoice website. It has an improved look, is more user-friendly and features a mobile phone version. It will also have regular news and information updates.

A new feature of the website is our Housing Options & Advice wizard. By completing the wizard you will instantly receive Housing Options and Advice tailored to your individual housing circumstances. You can find the wizard here or by clicking on the link at the bottom right of the homepage.

Please be advised that from 25th May the web messaging service will no longer be available. Instead you can contact us by e-mail at:  We aim to respond to enquiries within 10 working days.