Reporting a Data Loss or Incident

Tell us about any incident, however minor, as soon as possible after discovery. This helps us establish what's happened and if further actions are needed.

To report a data incident, download our and follow the instructions given. Try to provide as much detail as you can. 

Your report will be followed up by either Legal & Governance and/or the University Data Protection Manager who will confirm if a breach has occurred and assess the risks associated with it. 

The University has an obligation to report serious breaches to the Information Commissioner’s Office within 72 hours of a problem being identified.

If you have any queries or immediate concerns call on ext 0151 795 0523 or 0151 794 5819.