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The Data Protection (Fees) Regulations 1987

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Statutory Instruments

1987 No. 272


The Data Protection (Fees) Regulations 1987


25th February 1987

Laid before Parliament

3rd March 1987

Coming into force

16th March 1987

In exercise of the powers conferred upon me by sections 8(5), 40(7) and 41 of the Data Protection Act 1984(1) and after consultation with the Data Protection Registrar and with the approval of the Treasury in accordance with the said section 40(7), I hereby make the following Regulations:—

1.  These Regulations may be cited as the Data Protection (Fees) Regulations 1987 and shall come into force on 16th March 1987.

2.  The fee payable under section 8(5) of the Data Protection Act 1984 on the renewal of an application for registration shall be £22.

Douglas Hurd

One of Her Majesty’s Principal Secretaries of State Home Office.

24th February 1987

We approve these Regulations.

Tony Durant

Tim Sainsbury

Two of the Commissioners of Her Majesty’s Treasury

25th February 1987

Explanatory Note

(This note is not part of the Regulations)

These Regulations prescribe a fee of £22 which is to accompany the renewal of an application to the Data Protection Registrar for registration under the Data Protection Act 1984. (The fee payable on an initial application for registration is prescribed by the Data Protection Regulations 1985 (S.I. 1985/1465).)


1984 c. 35: see the definition of "prescribed" in section 41.

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