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.
Need help accessing your personal data? Want to get information from a public authority? Receiving nuisance calls?
Political parties, referendum campaigners and candidates must follow the law when campaigning; this includes how and when they contact you and how they handle any personal information that they collect and hold about you.
Make a subject access request (SAR) under the Data Protection Act.
Make a request for information from a public body.
If you are concerned at the way an organisation is handling your information.
Compensation and taking a case to court.
You have rights when organisations handle your personal information.