Policies and Procedures
Data Protection Act 2018 (Surrey and Sussex)
This document outlines how the Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA, 2018) (which together with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)(European Union (EU)) 2016/679 and other enactments dealing with data protection, governs how personal data is processed in the UK (Data Protection Law) and applies to the Surrey and Sussex Police. Particular reference is paid to the general and security obligations which apply to the processing of personal data, disclosure obligations and exemptions and the specific responsibilities of the Data Protection Officer for both Forces. This policy should be read in conjunction with other force polices that deal with data protection issues.