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Office of the Isle of Man Data Protection Supervisor

The Office of the Data Protection Supervisor ("Supervisor") is the independent authority established under the provisions of the Isle of Man Data Protection Act 2002. The Supervisor is responsible for upholding the rights of individuals and for ensuring that data controllers comply with the obligations imposed upon them by the Act. The Supervisor is also responsible for ensuring compliance with the Unsolicited Communications Regulations 2005.

The aim of this site is to provide user-friendly access to relevant advice and guidance on the Data Protection Act and the Unsolicited Communications Regulations.

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All guidance can be found in our document library. Please note, however, that the advice and guidance provided on this site does not constitute legal advice.

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blankblankissues buttonblankREFORM OF DATA PROTECTION LEGISLATION - Go To PageLast updated
13 June 2014
 blankThe updating of the guidance on this website has been completed. All guidance can be found in the document library.13 June 2014
 blankNew EWHC Judgment added, decision made regarding failure to comply with subject access requests, and compensation awards for the damage and distress caused16 June 2014
 blankThe EU Court of Justice "Right to be Forgotten" Ruling13 June 2014
blankblanknews banner logoblank'Cyber Essentials' scheme launched by UK Department for Business, Innovation and Skills10 June 2014
blankUK ICO publishes two undertakings signed by Wirral and Wokingham Borough Councils regarding the security of sensitive personal data supplied in response to subject access requests16 April 2014
blankAnnual Report for 2012 -2013 published24 January 2014
blankOECD issues revised Privacy Guidelines14 October 2013
blankAre you complying with the Data Protection Act?9 October 2013
blankReceiving nuisance calls and texts?25 July 2013
 blankIsle of Man Electoral Register Registration - the edited version, its use, and how to opt out1 July 2013

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