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Data Protection

Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport written question – answered on 7th January 2020.

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Photo of Lord Freyberg Lord Freyberg Crossbench

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have, if any, to transfer responsibility for data protection from the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport to another Government Department.

Photo of Baroness Barran Baroness Barran Baroness in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip)

Questions about the machinery of Government are not made at Departmental level, but the Government attaches great importance to the issue of data protection and the role it plays in building a strong and trusted data economy.

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