The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) is the UK’s data protection watchdog and enforces the rules of GDPR and the Data Protection Act 2018, making sure that businesses within the UK are compliant with its strict data protection rules. iCaaS adheres the guidelines as set out by the ICO.
The ICO investigate companies that have suffered data breaches and imposing fines where appropriate and generally audit companies for their data collection and storage practices.
The ICO upholds information rights in the public interest, promoting openness by public bodies and data privacy for individuals. It is an executive non-departmental public body, sponsored by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport.
iCaaS works in accordance with Regulation EU 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016.