We use cookies to improve your experience. By continuing to browse this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Find out more Accept and Close
Non-Emergency Enquiries: 101

Data Protection

The Data Protection Act 1998 came into being on 1 March 2000 and works in two ways. It gives individuals certain rights to access their information.

Padlock whiteIt also says those who record and use personal information must be open about how the information is used and must follow the eight Principles of 'good information handling'.

For important changes for persons requiring visas for Australia, Belgium, Canada, New Zealand, South Africa and the USA - please see