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.

Purpose and lawful basis for processing

Personal data will be processed for the purposes of facilitating a pilot carried out as part of the i-Advice study. The pilot will test the service design considerations involved in implementing a direct advice service for organisations that are innovating with the use of personal data.

We are relying article on Article 6(1)(e) (public task) of the UK GDPR to process the personal data.

What we need

We will process your name, email address and any other contact details you provide.

What we do with it

We’ll use your name and contact details to engage with you as part of the i-Advice pilot exercise.

Your name and contact details will be submitted to PA Consulting who are our data processors for the i-Advice study. PA Consulting will use that information to engage with you as part of the i-Advice pilot exercise.   

How long we keep it

The ICO will keep the data you provide for 3 years in accordance with our Retention and Disposal schedule.

What are your rights?

For more information on your rights, please see 'Your data protection rights'.

Do we use any data processors?

Yes - PA Consulting.