Statutory guidance

Legal Aid Agency data security requirements

Guidance for legal aid providers on secure handling of personal documents and data.



This notification sets out the purposes of the Legal Aid Agency (LAA) processes around handling personal data.

As a legal aid provider you must assure the LAA that you take every reasonable and appropriate measure to safely maintain the data you process.

Published 1 June 2014
Last updated 22 July 2016 + show all updates
  1. 'Handling personal data and documents data security guidance' and 'Handling personal data and documents data security requirements' added to page.
  2. First published.