Dear Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council,
I would like to know why Wirral Electoral Register is being used by Downing Street to send out 'stuff' from the Prime Minister running up to the election,(received yesterday). I have previously elected not to be in that list for public sales, and believe you have broken that contract with me.
Dear Ms Blewit
Wirral Borough Council thanks you for your recent request made under the
Freedom of Information Act.
Wirral Borough Council publishes detail in relation to the electoral
register at this link
The Electoral Register is a list of everyone who is registered to vote.
There are two versions of the register:
· the Electoral Register
· the open Register (edited register)
The Electoral Register lists the full names and addresses of everyone
registered to vote. This information is used for election purposes and law
The open register is an extract from the electoral register. It can be
bought by any person, company or organisation.
To assist and advise you, the Freedom of Information Act 2000 exists to
facilitate requests for recorded information, personal information is not
disclosed under the Act, if you wish to check your personal information
held on the electoral register at Wirral Council you may contact Electoral
service directly, please email [email address], I hope
this assists your enquiry.
Information Management Officer
Business Services - Digital
Tel:0151 691 8397
[Wirral Borough Council request email]
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