The ICO exists to empower you through information.

If you’ve just registered your organisation for data protection, we've a range of practical advice and guidance you might find useful.


Use our checklists to assess your compliance with data protection law and find out what you need to do to make sure you are keeping people’s personal data secure.

Training materials

Our training materials include posters, stickers and postcards to help you promote good data protection practice in your own organisation. You can also view our training videos which help answer questions about the Data Protection Act, its impact on the working environment and how to handle and protect people's information. 

Guide to Data Protection

Want to know more about the Data Protection Act and the GDPR? Our comprehensive, plain language guidance will help.

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We publish the name and address of more than 750,000 registered organisations. 

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