The next stage within the compliance process is to implement compliance mechanisms, with the strategy being to serve two broad aims. The first aim, naturally, will be to make the data controller fully compliant with the DPA. The second aim will be to ensure that the data controller remains fully compliant with the DPA. Of course, the key compliance issues for the data controller during this stage of the compliance process will reflect the order of priority mentioned earlier, namely:
data subject action;
enforcement action by the Information Commissioner.
The primary criminal offences are notification offences and section 55 offences. To recap, compliance with the notification obligations ...