Policy paper

FCO appropriate policy document: protecting special category and criminal convictions personal data

The Foreign & Commonwealth Office Appropriate Policy Document sets out how we will protect special category and criminal convictions personal data.

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In accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation and the Data Protection Act 2018, this document outlines where processing special category personal data is needed for:

  • performing or exercising obligations or rights, which are imposed or conferred by law on the controller or the data subject in connection with employment, social security or social protection
  • reasons of substantial public interest
Published 24 May 2018