The ICO exists to empower you through information.

Under the Data Protection (Charges and Information) Regulations 2018, organisations (including sole traders) that process personal data need to pay a data protection fee to the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO), unless they are exempt. 

By going through the following questions, you will be able to decide if you – as an individual or on behalf of your business or organisation – need to pay a fee to the ICO.

This will take 5 minutes

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