The 8 principles of Data Protection


1: Obtain and process information fairly;
2: Keep it for one or more specified, explicit and lawful purposes;
3: Use and disclose it only in ways compatible with these purposes;
4: Keep it safe and secure
5: Keep it accurate, complete and up-to-date.
6: Ensure that it is adequate, relevant and not excessive.
7: Retain it for no longer than is necessary for the purposes for which it was obtained.
8: Give a copy of personal data on request.