News and events

News and events

Keeping you up to date with our views, news and events

Our thoughts on current topics and policies are a vital part of our role. Our news releases cover a wide range of subjects, and we also offer our views on the latest developments in data protection and freedom of information.


News releases

View our latest press and news releases which cover a wide range of topics, from warnings about data protection scams to the use and disclosure of health data. Our archive goes back to 2007.

Current topics

Find out the ICO's position on the latest freedom of information and data protection topics, from evidence we've submitted to Parliament to commentary on the latest developments.


In this section you can view or register for upcoming ICO conferences and other events, edit or cancel an existing registration, and request a representative from the ICO to speak at your event.

For the media

This is the central resource of information for the media, containing links to relevant sections of the website.


Our free, monthly e-newsletter will keep you up-to-date with current developments and news from the ICO.

Audio and video

View and download our latest advertising campaigns here.

RSS feeds

RSS is a simple way of keeping up to date with the latest news from our website.

Social media

Find out more about our use of social media.

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