Under data protection law, you may have to provide details of how your organisation handles personal data about staff or customers, for the data protection register.

You’ll need to fill in an online application form and pay a fee.

Start now on the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) service

If you’re unsure if you need to do this, check using the online self-assessment.

You could be committing a criminal offence if you do not notify the ICO.

Where your details will appear

Information including your organisation’s name and the reason for storing the data will appear on the data protection public register.

How much it costs

The annual fee is between £40 and £2,9000, depending on how many people your business employs and your annual turnover.

It’s £40 to £60 for most organisations, including charities and small and medium-sized businesses.

Calculate how much you need to pay before you register.

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