The Data Protection Act 1998 is relevant to all businesses, large or small which process information on individuals. The type of personal data held may include name and address or financial details, medical and criminal records and employment history and can take the form of paper or computer records, CDs or disks.
There are 8 Data Protection Act Principles which state the requirements that have to be complied with under the 1998 legislation.
Does your business need to comply with the Data Protection Act 1998?
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