Who Is The Information Commissioners Office?
The Information Commissioners Office are:
“The UK’s independent authority set up to uphold information rights in the public interest, promoting openness by public bodies and data privacy for individuals.”
What Do They Do?
Taking Action - Freedom of Information and Environmental Information:They also take Action, where "We can take to improve compliance with freedom of information, environmental information, INSPIRE and re-use laws."
Please now go to the following IS Know How What Is The Data Protection Act? page and read through the ICO's information that we've collated for this and your benefit.
You may also be interested to read the statistics that IS Know How have extrapolated from the ICO's Quarterly based Data Security Incident Trends and specifically for 'Charitable & Voluntary' that they provide for "Data security incidents (breaches of the seventh data protection principle and personal data breaches reported under the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations)"