Data Protection Act

All Data Protection Act guidance and forms issued by the Information Commissioner are searchable within this area. 

Please note that the contents are intended for guidance purposes only and do not constitute legal advice.


The guidance in this document library is gradually being replaced by new guidance issued in respect of compliance with the new data protection law.

Document Name File Type Size
Outsourcing the processing of personal data PDF 199.2KB
“Unstructured personal data” held by a public authority PDF 270.3KB