Data Protection Act

1

The Data Protection Act is a law designed to protect what?

2

The Data Protection Act was originally passed in 1984. It was later updated in which year?

3

What is the person (or office) who has the powers to enforce the Data Protection Act called?

4

What is a person or company that collects data about people called?

5

What is a person who has personal data stored about them called?

6

What is the nominated person in a company who applies to the data commissioner for permission to store and use personal data called?

7

Which of these is an example of sensitive data?

8

How many principles of the Data Protection Act are there?

9

How long can personal data be stored?

10

Which of the following does a person NOT have the right to do under the Data Protection Act?