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This Q&A focuses on the position under the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA 1998) and does not comment on the position under the forthcoming General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679, (the GDPR) which will be directly applicable from 25 May 2018.
Under DPA 1998 any data controller that handles personal data must comply with the following eight principles:
Principle 1: personal data must be processed fairly and lawfully
Principle 2: personal data must be obtained only for specified and lawful purposes
Principle 3: personal data must be adequate, relevant and not excessive
Principle 4: personal data must be accurate and kept up to date
Principle 5: personal data must not be kept for longer than necessary
Principle 6: personal data must be processed in accordance with the rights of data subjects
Principle 7: there must be measures against unauthorised or unlawful processing of personal data
Principle 8: there must be adequate protectio
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