Data protection officer

The role of a Data Protection Officer is to manage the Council’s compliance with the Data Protection Act 1998 by providing advice, guidance and training on the handling and sharing of personal information.

Devon County Council’s Data Protection Officer is our Information Governance Manager.

For information or guidance on collecting, using or sharing personal information, contact the Information Governance Team or telephone 01392 383000 – ask for Information Governance.

The Information Governance Team is in Room 120, County Hall, Topsham Road, Exeter, EX2 4QD.