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Cancer registry (CANREG)
|How we use the information (processing activities)||
The National Cancer Registration and Analysis Service (NCRAS) is run by Public Health England (PHE). It is responsible for cancer registration in England to support cancer epidemiology, public health, service monitoring and research.
|Does this contain sensitive (special category) data such as health information?||Yes|
|Who are recipients of this data?||
See the data release register for more details.
|Is data transferred outside the UK?||No|
|How long the data is kept||30 years minimum|
|Our lawful basis for holding this data||Legal obligation|
|How can you withdraw your consent?||
Consent not the basis for processing - Right to object via the Public Health England (PHE) designated mailbox
|Is the data subject to decisions made solely by computers? (automated decision making)||No|
|Where does this data come from?||Public Health England - National Cancer Registration and Analysis Service (NCRAS)|
|The legal basis for collecting this data||
NHS Act 2006 - Section 251, Health and Social Care Act 2012 -Section 261(3)