Privacy Statement

Introduction

This Privacy Statement is designed to provide details about how we manage, share and secure the information we collect. The City of Seattle's Privacy Program was established to work to find a fair balance between gathering information to provide needed services and protecting the public's privacy. You can find more information about our principles-based Privacy Program on our "About the Privacy Program" page

For the purposes of this document, personal information is defined by the city as information that is "linked or linkable to an identifiable individual."

Legal Protections

Data Laws and Regulations

The City of Seattle abides by laws, statutes, and industry regulations that provide protection and guidance around the City's collection, sharing, and use of certain types of data. For more information about these laws and regulations, please click here.