Statutory guidance

Legal Aid Agency data security requirements

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

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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.

NB: The LAA Data Security Requirements Guidance is currently under review and will be uploaded onto the website in due course.

Published 1 June 2014
Last updated 2 July 2018 + show all updates
  1. A note added to the page stating the LAA Data Security Requirements Guidance will be updated shortly. The old data security requirements document was removed.
  2. Guidance updated.
  3. 'Handling personal data and documents data security guidance' and 'Handling personal data and documents data security requirements' added to page.
  4. First published.