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Haven Gateway Partnership

18 May 2018

What service is being provided?


The Haven Gateway Partnership was created in 2001 by a group of partners across North Essex and South Suffolk in order to promote the area as a distinct economic sub region based upon its strong links with the Haven Ports of Felixstowe and Harwich. 


We use your consent to provide our newsletter and to contact you regarding business and growth opportunities.


What personal data do we need from you?


Name and contact details


Who will be using your personal data?


The Data Controller is Essex County Council


The Data Protection Officer for Essex County Council can be contacted at


MailChimp is a Data Processor supporting this purpose.


What will it be used for and what gives us the right to ask for it and use it?


Delivering this service to you

Planning and improving the service


If we cannot use your data we would not be able to deliver our services enabling economic growth in the region.


Our legal basis for using your personal data is Consent.


As we need your consent you may withdraw your consent at any time by contact us.


Who else might we share your data with?




Will your data be stored in or accessible from countries with no UK-equivalent Privacy Law protections?


Yes. Your data will be stored in the United States but will be protected by the US Privacy Shield which affords the same level of Data Protection as the UK.


How long will your data be kept?


We will stop using your data after 3 years, after which time it will be securely destroyed.


Our use of your data will be subject to the following legal rights:


  • Your Right to be Informed
  • Your Right to Access your personal data
  • Your Right for us to Rectify your personal data
  • Your Right to have your personal data Erased
  • Your Right to Restrict our processing of your personal data
  • Your Right to Object to how we use your personal data


Link to a relevant other privacy notice


Visit the following links for more information about Privacy Law, our obligations and your Rights:


The ICO Guide to the General Data Protection Regulation 2016

The General Data Protection Regulation 2016


If you have concerns over the way we are asking for or using your personal data, please raise the matter with our Data Protection Officer by the following means:


Postal AddressData Protection Officer, Information Governance Team, Essex County Council, County Hall, Market Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM11QH
Phone Number0333 013 9824


If you still have concerns following our response you have the right to raise the matter with the Information Commissioner's Office:


Postal AddressInformation Commissioner's Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF
Online Form
Phone Number0303 123 1113


For our full privacy notice: