Launch of the IRMS Third Sector Retention and Disposal Toolkit

By Daniel Categories: Accuracy, Breach, Charities, Charities: ICO, Consent, Data Protection Act 2018, Data Sharing, Events, Fundraising, GDPR, Guidance, ICO, Security, Transparency

The Information and Records Management Society (IRMS) and Protecture were delighted to formally launch the IRMS Third Sector Retention and Disposal Toolkit and Schedule at an event in Central London last week. Attendees from a number of charities, not-for-profits and …

Equifax – 12 lessons to learn

By Daniel Categories: Accuracy, Breach, Brexit, Charities, Charities: ICO, Consent, Data Protection Act 2018, Data Sharing, DFE, Fines, Fundraising, GDPR, Guidance, ICO, Public Information, Security, Transparency

As the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA98) comes to an end, we have a first! The first maximum fine under the old law was issued in September to Equifax Ltd. If you’ve heard any of the Data Protection Leads here …

New Fee Structure for ICO Registration

By Daniel Categories: Charities, GDPR, ICO

Under powers granted under the DPA 1998, organisations that process personal data had fees levied to fund the ICO’s data protection work unless they were exempt. When GDPR comes into force on 25th May 2018, this will change. The Existing …