General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and statistics
|Publication date:||11 October 2018|
|Author:||UK Statistics Authority|
|Approver:||UK Statistics Authority Board|
|Who this is for:||Members of the Government Statistical Service|
These documents provide guidance on using GDPR for statistical purposes.
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.
This guidance is reviewed annually.
Guidance on statistical exemptions to data subject rights (PDF, 0.15MB)
Guidance on the lawfulness of processing for statistical purposes (PDF, 0.18MB)
Guidance on the provision of information to data subjects (PDF, 0.13MB)
Guidance on the safeguards of statistical processing (PDF, 0.12MB)