Data Protection Officer

Martin Lawrence is the Data Protection Officer and can be contacted using the details below:

Tel: 01392 383000 (ask for Martin Lawrence)
Email: accesstoinformation@devon.gov.uk

Information Governance Manager
Data Protection Officer
Room 120, County Hall
Topsham Road
Exeter
EX2 4QD

The GDPR require Devon County Council to appoint a Data Protection Officer with responsibility for the following tasks:

  • To inform and advise the organisation and its employees about their obligations to comply with the GDPR and other data protection laws.
  • To monitor compliance with the GDPR and other data protection laws, including managing internal data protection activities, advise on data protection impact assessments, train staff and conduct internal audits.
  • To be the first point of contact for the Information Commissioner’s Office.
  • To be the first point of contact for individuals who wish to exercise their rights under this legislation.