The Data Protection Act (1998): The Eight Principles

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Data must be collected and processed fairly and lawfully

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Two

Data may be collected and used only for one or more specified and lawful process.

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Three

Data must be adequate, relevant and not excessive for the purpose.

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Four

Data must be accurate and up to date

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Five

Data must not by kept longer than necessary

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Six

Data must be processed in accordance with the rights of the data subjects.

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Seven

Data ust be kept secure against unauthorised or unlawful processing and accidental loss, damage or destruction.

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Eight

Data must not be transferred to countried outside the EU unless the country provides adequate levels of protection in relation to the processing of personal data.

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