This advice applies to
Using the law to protect your information
This information applies to England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland
The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) is responsible for regulating and enforcing the access to and use of personal information.
The ICO Office can help you with the following:
- to find out what personal information is held about you
- obtain information from a public body
- to prevent unwanted sales calls and spam emails
- find out information about the environment.
You can get further advice from the Frequently asked questions section of the website or from the ICO helpline.
You can contact the head office at:
Information Commissioner's office
Cheshire SK9 5AF
Helpline: 0303 123 1113 (Mon-Fri 9.00am-5.00pm)
Information Commissioner's Office - Northern Ireland
12 Cromac Place
Tel: 0303 123 1114
The Information Commissioner’s Office - Scotland
93 - 95 Hanover Street
Telephone: 0131 301 5071
Fax: 0131 301 5069