What happens to the information I give?

The information you give us will be held securely and treated in strict confidence in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and the General Data Protection Regulation. Any information that may identify you, such as your name, your contact details and any other details that may identify you, will be kept separate from your answers to the questionnaire. We hold any information which could identify you securely and never make this available to researchers.

The answers you give in the questionnaire will be made available securely to researchers, along with other information held by the study about you, to look at the impact of coronavirus on people’s lives.

See the ‘Privacy and data protection’ FAQs for more details about how we use your personal information.