The UK’s independent authority set up to uphold information rights in the public interest, promoting openness by public bodies and data privacy for individuals.

Wales office

Cliciwch yma i weld y dudalen hon yn Gymraeg

Welcome to the ICO’s Wales Office page

The ICO's office in Cardiff provides a local point of contact for members of the public and organisations based in Wales.

  • We operate an advice service to address general enquiries on data protection and freedom of information.
  • We promote good practice in information rights by raising awareness of organisational responsibilities across all sectors.
  • We work with the Welsh Government and wider public sector to influence relevant areas of policy and implementation to promote information rights.
  • Subject to availability, we can provide speakers for appropriate awareness raising events..

Who we are

Anne Jones

Anne Jones, the Assistant Commissioner for Wales, leads our Wales office. Anne joined the ICO in 2003, with a background in libraries, information and IT. She is a graduate of Aberystwyth and Bristol universities, and prior to this role her career was in the higher education, local authority and private sectors.

Useful information

The Information Commissioner's Office has prepared a Welsh Language Scheme that sets out how we will provide Welsh language services to the public in Wales. The current Scheme was approved on 1 November 2010.

ICO Wales contact details

Information Commissioner’s Office – Wales
2nd Floor, Churchill House
Churchill Way
Cardiff
CF10 2HH

Telephone: 029 2067 8400
Fax: 029 2067 8399
Email: wales@ico.org.uk

View a map and directions to our Wales office