The Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA) is an Act of Parliament of the United
Kingdom of Great ... Anyone holding personal data for other purposes is legally
obliged to comply with this Act, subject to s...
The purpose of the Data Protection Act. The 1998 Data Protection Act was
passed by Parliament to control the way information is handled and to give legal
The Data Protection Act (“the Act”) came into force on 1 March 2000. ... The
purpose for which personal data is collected and processed should be made
clear to ...
Mar 3, 2015 ... The Data Protection Act (DPA) gives individuals the right to know what
information is held about them, and ... 2. processed for limited purposes;.
The Principles The Data Protection Act 1998 sets out rules for processing
personal ... for the purpose of direct marketing, and to correct inaccurate personal
An Act to make new provision for the regulation of the processing of information ...
changes not yet made by the legislation.gov.uk editorial team to Data Protection
Act 1998. ... Right to prevent processing for purposes of direct marketing. 12.
Overview. Data protection laws exist to strike a balance between the rights of
individuals to privacy and the ability of organisations to use data for the purposes
Feb 29, 2016 ... It recognises both the rights of individuals to protect their personal ... use or
disclose personal data for legitimate and reasonable purposes.
May 8, 2015 ... These rights are contained in the Data Protection Acts 1988 and ... If your
information is being held for the purposes of direct marketing, you can ...
DATA PROTECTION ACT, 1988 ... 1. Interpretation and application of Act.
Protection of Privacy of Individuals with regard to Personal Data ... 1981, AND
FOR THAT PURPOSE TO REGULATE IN ACCORDANCE WITH ITS
PROVISIONS THE ...