General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and statistics

Policy details

Metadata item Details
Publication date:11 October 2018
Author:UK Statistics Authority
Approver:UK Statistics Authority Board
Who this is for:Members of the Government Statistical Service
Type:Guidance
Contact:

dpo@statistics.gov.uk

Brief description:

These documents provide guidance on using GDPR for statistical purposes.

Further information:

The Better Use of Data page on the UK Statistics Authority website provides further information about the statistics and research strands of the Digital Economy Act 2017.

Data protection information on the Office for National Statistics (ONS) website provides privacy information for ONS data subjects.

Review frequency:

This guidance is reviewed annually.

Documents

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Guidance on statistical exemptions to data subject rights (PDF, 0.15MB)

Download Guidance on statistical exemptions to data subject rights

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Guidance on the lawfulness of processing for statistical purposes (PDF, 0.18MB)

Download Guidance on the lawfulness of processing for statistical purposes

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Guidance on the provision of information to data subjects (PDF, 0.13MB)

Download Guidance on the provision of information to data subjects

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Guidance on the safeguards of statistical processing (PDF, 0.12MB)

Download Guidance on the safeguards of statistical processing

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