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Privacy Statement.

The full privacy policy was last updated 11 October 2023.  Any changes will be posted here; if they are material changes, we will notify you in writing.

UMi Commercial Limited and Gateshead Council and the North of Tyne Combined Authority and Sunderland City Council are joint Data Controllers for the information you submit in relation to this fund.


UMi Commercial Limited “UMi” is registered in England and Wales with Company number 7227157.


You can read UMi’s full Privacy & Data Protection Policies by visiting our website:


We will use the information you provide for the following legitimate purposes:

  • to process your grant application, including assessment by adjudication panel (where relevant and appropriate);

  • to manage our relationship with you and for customer satisfaction, monitoring and evaluation;

  • to assist with record keeping, statistical and research purposes, and for statutory purposes;

  • to inform you of other relevant services provided by UMi, Gateshead Council, the North of Tyne Combined Authority or Sunderland City Council.


All storage of your personal data complies with data protection law and your information is protected.  We will store your information securely for the retention period required by our funders.

Your rights

You may obtain a copy of your personal data which is held in relation to this fund by contacting UMi.  For details of how to do this and to learn more about your rights, please see


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