Policy paper

ICO: innovation plan

This letter shows how the ICO is ensuring its approach to regulation supports innovation.


ICO: Innovation and regulation

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Following on from a commitment in the government’s productivity plan, departments and their associated regulators are publishing documents showing how their approach to regulation supports innovation.

The documents set out how the UK regulatory framework is working effectively to support innovation and disruptive business models, and how regulators are using innovation to deliver their own work more effectively.

They complement the government’s approach to develop a modern industrial strategy for Britain.

Plans from other regulators are available on the Innovation in regulation page.

Published 17 April 2017