Some organisations, such as the police, solicitors and the Inland Revenue, can make requests for disclosure under the Data Protection Act where it relates to formal investigations, civil proceedings or law enforcement.

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Disclosure Request Form 1 may be used by organisation such as the police, solicitors and the Inland Revenue to make requests for disclosure under the Data Protection Act 2018 in relation to formal criminal investigations or law enforcement (Schedule 2 Part 1 (2)(1) (Crime and Taxation).

Disclosure Request Form 2 may be used by individuals/solicitors/other organisations for disclosure under the Data Protection Act 2018 in relation to other disclosures required by law or in connection with legal proceedings (Schedule 2 Part 1 (5) (3).

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If you would like to make a request for information about an individual please complete and return the Disclosure Request form on this page. The return address is on the form.