All schools in Northamptonshire are individually responsible for ensuring that they comply with the requirements of both the Data Protection Act (DPA) 1998 and the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) 2000.
If you are unclear about your obligations under either legislation or would like more specific support with a particular Information Governance issue or request, please contact the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) on 0303 123 1113.
Northamptonshire County Council is not legally obliged to provide support to schools or academies to assist them with enquiries under information disclosure legislation. However, to assist schools the council has compiled the following table:
Data Protection Act 1998
Freedom of Information Act 2000