We have released our Annual Report for 2016-17. The report highlights our proactive and engaged approach to privacy and freedom of information regulation, which ensures that businesses and agencies are better placed to meet their responsibilities.
We received 17% more privacy complaints than last year
We closed 22% more privacy complaints
95% of privacy complaints were resolved within 12 months of receipt
We handled 16,793 privacy enquiries
We received 114 voluntary data breach notifications.
Freedom of Information highlights
We received 632 Information Commissioner reviews of FOI requests
We finalised 86% of applications for an Information Commissioner review within 12 months of receipt
100% of FOI complaints finalised were completed within 12 months of receipt