Reading Borough Council - Citizens' Panel Recruitment - September/October 2019


Thank you for taking the time to complete this form it should take no more than 5 minutes. Just to confirm that any information you provide including your contact details will be protected and treated in confidence in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) we have a legal duty to protect any information we collect from you and we keep strict security standards to prevent any unauthorised access to it.  We do not pass on your details to any third party or government department unless you give us permission to do so. The information you provide on this form will only be used in connection with your feedback.

Your personal details will be held by Reading Borough Council for three years unless you want to be removed from the panel before.

No individual data from this form will be passed on to other organisations, however other organisations may ask questions through the Reading Borough Council panel for example: The Fire & Rescue Service; The Police Authority; and The Health Authority.  Any results may also be shared with these organisations.


You do not have to answer every question however Reading Borough Council would appreciate as much information about yourself as possible to ensure they establish an online panel which fully reflects the population of Reading.


Please complete and submit all forms by 31st October 2019. The Council will notify you to say whether you have been successful in becoming a member of the panel prior to the next survey taking place.


Members of the panel will be invited by the Council to respond to online surveys approximately four times a year and the feedback gained will enable the Council to plan their services more effectively.