The ICO exists to empower you through information.

If you have a question about your data protection fee, registration or about registering a data protection officer you can contact us. Our normal opening hours are Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm (excluding bank holidays).


Call us on 0303 123 1113 to speak to a member of our team.

Live chat

Talk online with one of our team via our live chat.


Send us an email with your question and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Service for individuals who are deaf or have a hearing or speech impairment

If you need to contact us via the phone and you are deaf or have a hearing or speech impairment, you can use the free BT service Relay UK.

Install the free app on your smartphone, tablet, or computer, which you can access on your app store. Then our advice line on 0303 123 1113, Mon - Fri, 9am-5pm.

The Relay UK service itself is free. You'll only pay your normal charges for the calls.

If you want to use your textphone to contact us, dial 18001 followed by 0303 123 1113.

Alternatively, you can also contact us using our live chat.