Data protection and freedom
Data protection, environmental information request, freedom of information, fair processing notice. This handbook on european data protection law is jointly prepared by the european union agency for fundamental rights freedom of the arts and sciences. The data protection act 1998 is a the freedom of information act 2000 modified the act for public bodies and authorities,. Any person who makes a request to the council for information must be informed whether the council holds that information and, subject. Purpose of this notice the london borough of croydon (lbc) is committed to protecting your privacy when you use our services we are registered as a data controller with the information commissioner’s office (ico.
Gdpr data protection the general data protection regulation (gdpr) and a new uk data protection act is now in place bringing new requirements on how we handle personal data. Ofcom is a public authority, which means you can contact us to make a freedom of information (foi) request we publish previous requests online, and we maintain a publication scheme of articles and documents we respect your privacy and comply with data protection legislation. Here you can find out about how to make a request for information under the freedom of information act or the data protection act and how we will deal with your request. Data protection legislation ensures that personal data is not processed without the knowledge and, except in certain cases, the consent of the data subject, to ensure that personal data which is processed is accurate.
Freedom of information (foi), also called the “right to information”, is a fundamental human right enshrined in many international treaties. Freedom of information data protection and gdpr data protection act 2018 as of 25 may 2018, the data protection act 2018 comes into effect the legislation gives. An act to make provision for the disclosure of information held by public authorities or by persons providing services for them and to amend the data protection act 1998 and the public records act 1958 and for connected purposes. Nadpo national association of the national association of data protection and freedom of information officers is a professional body that represents. Find out about our approach to data protection and how to make a freedom of information request.
Data protection statement your freedom tldr protecting your personal data is very important to us this is why you can partially use our web site and our services without providing any personal data. Freedom of information and data protection uk research and innovation aims to be as open as possible in informing others how we conduct our business through our. This section: data protection, freedom of information and re-use of council data.
Data protection,isle of man,information commissioner, data protection , freedom of information, your rights,advice to businesses,how to notify,register,isle of man government,iom,news,document library, subject access requests,unsolicited communications,direct marketing. Our researchers by registering their research projects, publishing guidance and clarity on anonymisation, data storage, international transfers and other overseas research our staff when dealing with subject access requests and foi requests lee shailer: data protection & freedom of information. Watch video recent political bargaining in the uk has resulted in changes to data protection law which, which is underpinned by freedom of. Freedom of information (foi) gives you the right to ask any public sector organisation for information they hold anyone can request information you can also ask for information about yourself under data protection legislation.
Barrow-in-furness borough council - barrow tourism on barrowbcgovuk - data protection and freedom of information. Data protection and freedom of information policy date of last review: june 2017 review period: 2 years date of next review: june 2019 owner: hr manager. 1 personal data protection in view of the freedom of expression and protection of privacy nataša pirc musar, information commissioner, republic of slovenia.
The data protection act (dpa) controls how personal information can be used and your rights to ask for information about yourself. Our specialist information law solicitors provide support to community organisations on all aspects of data protection and freedom of information. Data protection is about your fundamental right to privacy you can access and correct data about y. Data protection and freedom of information data protection personal data you can read about your rights and learn more about how we use personal data under the data.