Legal Services


Data Protection & Freedom of Information team

Our Services

To assist and provide advice on all queries and requests in relation to Data Protection and Freedom of Information;
To positively promote data protection and freedom of information awareness throughout UCL;
Publish information and guidance, via UCL’s information compliance website;
Develop policies and written procedures to ensure UCL complies with its legal obligations;
We offer practical advice and guidance;
Proactively manage requests for information under the Freedom of Information Act and Data Protection Act;
Support UCL’s research activities;

We support

Our researchers by registering their research projects, publishing guidance and clarity on anonymisation, data storage, international transfers and other overseas research;
Our staff when dealing with Subject Access Requests and FOI requests.

How to contact us

For Data Protection queries: data-protection@ucl.ac.uk
For Freedom of Information queries: foi@ucl.ac.uk
Office address: provided upon enquiry