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  • FOI Decision Notice Issued

    FOI Decision Notice Issued

    Monday, January 1, 0001

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

    This includes consideration of the application of the neit…

  • New data protection law - UK issues a Statement of Intent

    New data protection law - UK issues a Statement of Intent

    Monday, August 7, 2017

    The UK Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport has issued a Statement of Intent regarding updates to the data protection framework in the UK. 

    In the introduction, the Rt Hon Matt …

  • New data protection laws - Guidance released

    New data protection laws - Guidance released

    Monday, June 19, 2017

    The Information Commissioner is continuing to develop guidance to assist controllers and processors move towards compliance with the new data protection regime.

    A series of new documents is…

  • Using CCTV on domestic premises?

    Using CCTV on domestic premises?

    Wednesday, May 17, 2017

    Surveillance equipment (CCTV) must be used in a way that complies with the data protection principles and respects the privacy of others as far as possible.

    Where CCTV is installed on domes…

  • WannaCry attack 12 May 2017

    WannaCry attack 12 May 2017

    Monday, May 15, 2017

    Isle of Man Government has confirmed that the WannaCry ransomware did not affect its computer systems or the Island's healthcare systems but is continuing to monitor the situation.  It has i…

  • GDPR conference

    GDPR conference

    Thursday, May 11, 2017

    The GDPR conference held on 10 May 2017 attracted almost 300 delegates.  In a packed day, speakers presented on a range of topics associated with the implementation of, and preparation for, …

  • Office closure - Wednesday 10 May 2017

    Office closure - Wednesday 10 May 2017

    Tuesday, May 9, 2017

    The Office will be closed all day due to the GDPR Conference taking place on Wednesday 10 May 2017.

    We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause, but emails, messages or other correspo…

  • GDPR conference fully booked

    GDPR conference fully booked

    Tuesday, May 2, 2017

    The GDPR conference on May 10th is now fully booked and no further spaces are available.

    For those attending, registration commences at 08:15 and full joining instructions will be sent this…

  • Direct marketing?

    Direct marketing?

    Friday, April 7, 2017

    Proposed changes to the law about direct marketing by electronic methods were published earlier this year by the European Commission.  The next step is for the European Parliament and the Eu…

  • GDPR Conference - limited additional places available

    GDPR Conference - limited additional places available

    Thursday, March 9, 2017

    Due to the continuing demand for places at this conference, arrangements have been made to make additional spaces available.

    These spaces are on a first come, first served basis.

    Please co…

  • GDPR Conference

    GDPR Conference

    Friday, February 17, 2017

    ** NOW FULLY BOOKED**

    The Information Commissioner, in association with Isle of Man Government, is pleased to invite delegates to an all-day conference being held in the Villa Marina Royal …

  • GDPR Conference: 10 May 2017

    GDPR Conference: 10 May 2017

    Monday, February 13, 2017

    ** LIMITED PLACES AVAILABLE**

    The Information Commissioner, in association with Isle of Man Government, is pleased to invite delegates to an all-day conference being held in the Villa Marin…

  • CONFERENCE: Getting ready for GDPR

    CONFERENCE: Getting ready for GDPR

    Tuesday, January 24, 2017

    ** LIMITED SPACES AVAILABLE**

    The Information Commissioner, in association with Isle of Man Government, is pleased to invite delegates to an all-day conference being held in the Villa Marin…

  • Exchanging and Protecting Personal Data in a Globalised World

    Exchanging and Protecting Personal Data in a Globalised World

    Wednesday, January 18, 2017

    A new Communication was issued by the Commission to the European Parliament and the the Council on 10 January 2017 - "Protection and exchange of personal data in a globalised world".

    The re…