Data protection means that those who decide how and why personal data are processed must comply with data protection principles. Those about whom data is stored and handled also have with rights. You’ll find here information on protection of personal data, access to data, confidentiality and data security.
There is another page for HR records.
Looking for an older report on data protection which is no longer on the website? The full-text of all our research publications and surveys from 1999 onwards is available to CIPD members from our HR and L&D database.