This survey is being conducted by Information by Design (IbyD) on behalf of Dorset Council.  IbyD are an independent market research company, are members of the Market Research Society (MRS) and abide by the MRS Code of Conduct. 

This is the third year Dorset Council are conducting the residents’ survey. If you completed the survey in 2019 or 2020, you can still complete this years’ survey. We are interested in hearing everyone’s views.

We will hold your data in line with the data protection laws, which mean that we will treat your data in confidence, we will hold it securely and will ensure that your details will not be passed on to any third party or other company or council.  Please note this data is collected in line with the General Data Protection Regulations.  This means that data will only be used to create reports.  Personal data will only be used for analysis and to contact you about topics you have requested and will be retained for five years.  Data will be shared with Dorset Council and will not be shared with any other third parties.

Enter the prize draw! 
If you fully completed the questionnaire, we will enter you into a prize draw for the chance to win a top prize of £100 in shopping/Amazon vouchers or one of three free garden waste collection vouchers.

Completing the survey
  • Please follow the instructions for each question carefully.  Some of them ask you to select one box, and some more than one box, or to write something in.
  • Everything you tell us will be treated in the strictest confidence – we definitely won’t pass your details on to anyone else.
  • If you have any questions please telephone Information by Design on 01482 467467
  • If you have any concerns about this questionnaire you can contact Dorset Council Customer Services on 01305 221000.
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