With GDPR so important in this data-driven world, data protection law makes sure everyone’s data is used properly and legally.
The ICO website offers a self assessment checklist specifically for small business owners and sole traders. It can also be used for small membership organisations, such as sports clubs. Good information handling makes good business sense.
You can use the checklist on the ICO website to improve your understanding of data protection and find out what you need to do to make sure you are keeping people’s personal data secure.
If you are unsure if you need to follow data protection law you might want take the quiz on the ICO website here.