Policy paper

Data Retention and Investigatory Powers Act: Interception provisions privacy impact assessment

Interception provisions privacy impact assessment accompanying the Data Retention and Investigatory Powers Act.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

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This document sets out the Home Office’s assessment of Privacy Impacts associated with the interception provisions in the Data Retention and Investigatory Powers Act. The document:

  • considers the privacy impact of the proposed legislation
  • assesses whether the capabilities implemented through this proposed legislation will be compliant with the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA) and Data Protection Principles (DPP).
Published 8 August 2014