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The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) held a consultation seeking views on the:
These documents set out how the ICO aims to carry out its mission to uphold information rights for the UK public in the digital age.
We believe the ICO has succeeded to date in striking a balance between its core function of safeguarding the rights of individuals and its other obligations.
In addition, we:
The consultation closed on 24 March 2022. The ICO's response is expected by the end of 2022.
The ICO has said it will consider the responses it receives in drafting a new RAP and guidance to replace the existing documents.
New statutory guidance documents will be laid before parliament when approved by the secretary of state.
The new RAP will not require parliamentary approval.