Attorney General: Data Protection

Attorney General written question – answered on 18th December 2018.

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Photo of George Howarth George Howarth Labour, Knowsley

To ask the Attorney General, who in his Department holds the position of Senior Information Risk Owner; when and how that official was appointed; what criteria were used to assess the professional qualities and expert knowledge of data protection law and practices of the candidates for that post; and who has held that position in each of the last six years.

Photo of Robert Buckland Robert Buckland The Solicitor-General

The position of Senior Information Risk Owner (SIRO), in the Attorney General’s Office, is part of the Head of Operations Role. The official was appointed following fair and open completion in 2014 following the guidelines for Senior Civil Service Recruitment. The Head of Operations has held the role of SIRO for the last 6 years.

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