Data Protection Impact Assessment

A Data Protection Impact Assessment (DPIA) is a key procedure required, in certain circumstances, by data protection legislation. A DPIA must be carried out where any processing is likely to result in a high risk to individuals’ privacy interests. Here we set out more detail about a DPIA, how to do one and includes templates to support you with activity.

You may be unfamiliar with some terms - please look at the Information Commissioner's Office for clarification.