A summary of news from the Information Commissioner's Office, the UK's privacy regulator.

  1. Statement regarding the government’s initial response to Online Harms White Paper consultation

    Statement regarding the government’s in itial response to Online Harms White Paper consultation.
  2. Joint statement warning FCA-authorised firms and insolvency practitioners to be responsible when dealing with personal data

    Joint statement from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) and the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS).
  3. ICO celebrates excellence in data protection with third annual award for practitioners

    The Information Commissioner is looking for data protection practitioners who have made an outstanding impact within their organisation.
  4. Statement on data protection and Brexit implementation – what you need to do

    The UK will leave the European Union on 31 January and enter a Brexit transition period.  
  5. Data Protection Day 2020

    The ICO is marking this year’s annual Data Protection Day by highlighting data sharing resources and guidance.