Effective data security is a key priority for the Department of Education (DE). It is vital for public confidence and for the efficient, effective and safe conduct of the Department’s business.
In carrying out its duties effectively DE obtains, processes and manages a broad range of information from the education sector and the citizen. Some of the services provided by the Department directly involve the collection and handling of personal or sensitive data and information which must be managed appropriately and securely.
The Data Security Policy is available to access below:-