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2021

  • Complaints about CCTV and similar devices on domestic property

    Complaints about CCTV and similar devices on domestic property

    Tuesday, July 13, 2021

    There has been a significant increase in complaints about the installation of CCTV, and similar devices, on domestic property. 

    The data protection legislation is not intended to apply to t…

  • FOI Decision Notice issued

    FOI Decision Notice issued

    Thursday, June 17, 2021

    The Commissioner has issued a decision notice under the Freedom of Information Act 2015 following receipt of a request for review.

    This includes considerations of what the application of a …

  • Enforcement Notice issued

    Enforcement Notice issued

    Monday, March 15, 2021

    An Enforcement Notice has been issued to the Clerk of Tynwald (prescribed by Regulation 149 as the controller for personal data processed "by, or on behalf of Tynwald and its branches") due …

  • FOI Decision Notice Issued

    FOI Decision Notice Issued

    Tuesday, March 9, 2021

    The Commissioner has issued a decision notice under the Freedom of Information Act 2015 following receipt of a request for review.

    This includes considerations of the application of an abso…

  • COVID-19 Circuitbreaker

    COVID-19 Circuitbreaker

    Tuesday, March 2, 2021

    In line with government restrictions, the public counter is closed from 16:00 hrs today (2 March 2021) until further notice.

    Staff continue to work remotely, but with limited capacity. 

    Ho…

  • Administrative fine imposed

    Administrative fine imposed

    Monday, February 22, 2021

    An Administrative Fine of £3250 has been imposed on a controller for failure to co-operate with the Commissioner, contrary to the obligation set out in Article 31 of the Applied GDPR, and fa…

  • Data Protection Tribunal Decision

    Data Protection Tribunal Decision

    Wednesday, February 10, 2021

    In its decision dated 05 February 2021, the IOM Data Protection Tribunal concluded, in paragraph 52, that the Commissioner “has responded appropriately to the complaint by refusing to act on…

  • FOI Decision Notice issued

    FOI Decision Notice issued

    Friday, February 5, 2021

    The Commissioner has issued a decision notice under the Freedom of Information Act 2015 following receipt of a request for review.

    This relates to the application of a qualified exemption w…

  • Contacting the Office and Compliance advice

    Contacting the Office and Compliance advice

    Wednesday, January 6, 2021

    In line with government restrictions, the public counter is closed from 12:00 hrs today (6 January 2021) until further notice.

    Staff continue to work remotely, but with limited capacity. 

  • COVID-19 – Public counter closing

    COVID-19 – Public counter closing

    Wednesday, January 6, 2021

    In line with government recommendations, the public counter is closing today at 12:00 until further notice.

    Further information to follow.