PADLOCK: an easy checklist to help get privacy right

Operating in a privacy-protective way is not hard. It just means that privacy should be your first thought, not an afterthought.

By building it in at the beginning, privacy becomes a part of how you work. You will be able to anticipate the questions you need to answer, and prevent privacy disasters before they happen.

This PADLOCK poster sets out seven simple ideas. Use these ideas whenever you deal with personal information, and you will be well on the way to building privacy into your everyday business.