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.

In May 2017 the Information Commissioner announced a formal investigation into the use of data analytics for political purposes. The investigation is one of the largest of its kind and is ongoing. This page will be updated as and when developments arise.

ICO reports

Action taken so far

February 2022

October 2020

February 2019

November 2018

  • Two notices of intent to Leave.EU.
  • Notice of intent to Eldon Insurance (trading as GoSkippy).
  • Preliminary enforcement notice to Eldon Insurance.

October 2018

August 2018

July 2018