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Links to specific information on data protection for researchers

University Research Services Guidance on Data Protection

Comprehensive guidance is available from the Research Services website

UKRI Guide to the GDPR

A short, readable guide on how the GDPR works for research.

Health Research Authority Guidance

If your project is regulated by the HRA you will find operational and technical guidance here

MRC Guidance Notes

Guidance notes from the Medical Research Council.

Archiving guidance

Research Services guidance on archiving of essential documents (Core SOP)

MRC Key Facts for Researchers

A useful summary of implications of the GDPR for research