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.

Information rights strategy

Data protection strategy

Our Information rights strategy develops our high level mission and vision and sets out, in more depth, how we set about our information rights work.

Promoting openness by public bodies and data privacy for individuals: An information rights strategy for the Information Commissioner’s Office

Our current information rights priority areas are:

  • Health
  • Criminal justice
  • Local government
  • Online and mobile services