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National data opt-out: data protection impact assessment
The data protection impact assessment shows how the processing of national opt-out data has been considered in order to identify and minimise any data protection risks.
28 October 2019
A Data Protection Impact Assessment (DPIA) is a process to systematically analyse, identify and minimise the data protection risks associated with a new project or service. The DPIA for the national data opt-out reflects the specific privacy risks and impacts of the national data opt-out.
Download a copy of our data protection impact assessment