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ICO unveils new guidance

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has published new guidance about ‘special category
data’ for persons with data protection responsibilities in larger organisations.

The guidance includes details about what is regarded as ‘special category data’, the rules on special category data and the conditions for processing it and can be found on the ICO website. It is a useful
read for data protection officers.