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FCO privacy notice: consular services in the UK and at British embassies, high commissions and consulates overseas

This Foreign & Commonwealth Office privacy notice outlines how British embassies, high commissions and consulates overseas process personal data.

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This privacy notice describes how British embassies, high commissions and consulates process personal data in providing British people with overseas services abroad. This includes getting emergency travel documents and making payments to register births and deaths abroad. The notice explains how we will use your personal data, and what your rights are in relation to our use of your personal data.

Published 3 July 2018
Last updated 15 April 2020 + show all updates
  1. Updated list of data processors

  2. Updated list of data processors due to our coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic response

  3. Updated to explain how we might share data during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  4. updated with information on gov.uk/notify

  5. Privacy notice updated

  6. First published.