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Principles of confidentiality

Confidentiality relates to personal information, and in particular, the steps taken to ensure the confidentiality of personal information.

Not only should an organisation adhere to GDPR/Data Protection Act when dealing with personal data, many organisations also have a confidentiality policy, which further describes what is and is not acceptable use of data. For examples, please view the following links:

Introduction to confidentiality | (

Confidentiality – General principles – England (