Data Protection Act All data held is for the purpose of administering the pension scheme and paying pension benefits. The administrators have a legal obligation and a legitimate interest under the Data Protection Act 1998 in processing data as a result of your membership of the scheme. This may include passing such data to the actuary, administrators, auditors, insurers, lawyers and such other third parties as may be necessary for the operation of the scheme. Lancashire County Council, as administering authority of the Lancashire LGPS, is the data controller under the Data Protection Act.   

Both Lancashire County Council and London Pensions Fund Authority will remain legally responsible under the Data Protection Act 1998 for their own data with LPP processing the data on their behalf.