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.

To pay a data protection fee, please visit our Data protection fee page.


We have approved the following criteria according to Article 42(5) of the UK General Data Protection Regulation.

How to use the register

You can search the register by entering the scheme name or the scheme criteria reference number. Each entry contains the scheme criteria, approval date, contact details of the scheme owner and any contact details for UKAS accredited certification bodies.