The 10 Fair Data Principles

  1. CONSENT. We will ensure all personal data is collected with participants’/customers’ consent.
  2. USE. We will not use personal data for any purpose other than that for which consent was given, respecting participants’/customers’ wishes about the use of their data.
  3. ACCESS. We will ensure customers have access to their personal data and we will tell them how we use it.
  4. SECURITY. We will protect personal data and keep it secure and confidential.
  5. RESPECT. We will ensure staff understand personal data is just that – personal – and ensure that it is treated it with respect.
  6. PROTECTION. We will ensure vulnerable and underage people are properly protected by the processes we use for data collection.
  7. SUPPLY CHAIN. We will manage our data supply chain to the same ethical standards we expect from other suppliers.
  8. PROCUREMENT. We will ensure ethical best practice in personal data is integral to our procurement process.
  9. TRAINING. We will ensure all staff who have access to personal data are properly trained in its use.
  10. REPUTATION. We will not use personal data if there is uncertainty as to whether the Fair Data Principles have been applied.