How do we store your data, and for how long?


Empowering Enterprise will hold personal information securely. To prevent unauthorised disclosure or access to personal information, it has strong organisational and technical security safeguards.

Where information is shared with another organisation, we ensure Information Sharing Agreements are in place.

Information Sharing

Empowering Enterprise will not share any personal data outside of the partnership listed here, unless required to do so by an exemption as set out by law.

For how long will we keep your data?

General project information:

Your personal data, will retained at least until 31 March 2034 as currently required by our funders. We will securely dispose of all participant information after this date. 


All personal data held by DWP or research contractors for the purposes of evaluation will be permanently deleted no more than six months after the research has been completed (i.e. when the final report is published on GOV.UK).

Case studies:

Any data obtained for case study purposes alone will be erased upon request. Unless otherwise requested, we will use and store the material until no more than 12 months after the project research has been completed by DWP or their research contractors (i.e. when the final report is published on .GOV.UK).

If you have any queries or feedback about this information, or would like to get in touch about anything please, contact us.