What are the data protection principles to follow when processing personal data? #GDPR

The GDPR requires you to follow certain data protection principles which, briefly, are:

a) Processed lawfully, fairly and in a transparent manner;

b) Collected for specified, explicit and legitimate purposes;

c) Adequate, relevant and limited to what is necessary in relation to the purposes for which they are processed;

d) Accurate and, where necessary, kept up to date;

e) Kept in a form which permits identification of data subjects for no longer than is necessary for the purposes for which the personal data are processed; and

f) Processed in a manner that ensures appropriate security of the personal data, including protection against unauthorised or unlawful processing and against accidental loss, destruction or damage.

View our GDPR page for more information