A blog by Director of Freedom of Information Gill Bull to introduce the ICO’s proposed strategy for Freedom of Information and invite comments to inform a final version.
The Information Commissioner is calling for nominations for the second Practitioner Award for Excellence in Data Protection.
SCL Elections Ltd, also known as Cambridge Analytica , has been fined £15,000 for failing to comply with an enforcement notice issued by the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO).
Cold calls about pensions are now illegal in some circumstances following a change in the law.
A blog by Deputy Commissioner James Dipple-Johnstone for police, the criminal justice system and victims’ support groups.
The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has begun formal enforcement action against care homes that have failed to pay the data protection fee.
London-based firm Tax Returned Limited has been fined £200,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) for sending out millions of unsolicited marketing text messages.
Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham sets out how the ICO is helping businesses prepare for a possible no-deal Brexit
Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham talks about how, in the age of increased data flows, there has never been a more important time for global coherence in data protection and privacy.
A statement from Information Commissioner, Elizabeth Denham in support of International Human Rights Day 2018
In the latest of our series of GDPR myth-busting blogs, a new post by Deputy Commissioner (Policy) Steve Wood tackles some misconceptions which have sprung up around how the new data protection law might affect your Christmas.
An ex head teacher has been fined for unlawfully obtaining school children’s personal data from previous schools where he worked.
Elizabeth Denham’s speech to the International Privacy Forum, a public event following the 50 th Asia Pacific Privacy Authorities (APPA) Forum in Wellington, New Zealand on 4 December 2018.
ICO statement in response to Marriott Hotels breach announcement.
The ICO's ongoing contributions to the upholding of information rights across the globe.
A former trainee secretary at a GP surgery has been fined after she admitted unlawfully reading the records of 231 patients in two years.
Organisations across the business services, construction and finance sectors are among the first to be fined by the ICO for not paying the data protection fee.
The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has fined ride sharing company Uber £385,000 for failing to protect customers’ personal information during a cyber attack.
The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has fined two companies that made nearly 1.73 million direct marketing phone calls to people registered with the Telephone Preference Service (TPS).