Data Protection Act
The information contained on Compel consists entirely of personal data, i.e. information from which a living individual can be identified. As such, it is protected by the Data Protection Act 1998 and staff accessing this data should ensure that they understand the data protection principles and the restrictions on disclosure that the Data Protection Act places on them.
Further advice on the Data Protection Act can be found on the following web page : www.cardiff.ac.uk/govrn/cocom/accinf/dataprotection/index.html or from the University's Information Rights Manager, Mr Matt Cooper in the Governance and Compliance Division. Data Protection training is also available.
Mr Matt Cooper
Phone: 44 (0) 02920 875466
Location: McKenzie House