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.

The International Engagement Team is responsible for the delivery of the ICO’s International Strategy, which sets out more particularly how the ICO will achieve:

  • Goal #3 of the ICO’s Information Rights Strategic Plan: Maintain and develop influence within the global information rights regulatory community;
  • Goal #5 of our Openness by Design strategy: Further developing and sustaining new international partnerships.