Data Protection and Coronavirus


***Data Protection and Coronavirus***

At this unusual time, it is likely that Members’ offices will be receiving a higher number of calls and emails and you may have some questions around communicating with your constituents during this unprecedented health crisis. The ICO have released some guidance which you may find it useful to refer to at this time:

ICO: Data Protectiona and Coronavirus

If you have questions that are not answered in this document, please contact Stacey Pereira (Data Protection Adviser, HoC Information Compliance Team) at

There is also a wealth of data protection guidance available here:

Data Protection for Commons Members and their Staff

Alternatively you can contact the ICO by calling their helpline on 0303 123 1113.