New General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will become law on 25 May 2018. Whilst there are a number of important changes under the new regulation, the majority of the data protection procedures currently used in schools will still be applicable after May 2018.


Information leaflet: General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in Schools

Useful additional information and video: 

DCC advice for schools: 


WFIS Privacy Notice for parents/carers

Privacy notice for Teachers and School Workforce

DCC Retention Schedule for Schools