Reporting data breaches

If you suspect a data breach has occurred report it immediately to:


  • Information Compliance Team (ICT): for all potential breaches involving personal data. Due to recent changes in our ways of working as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic please report breaches by email (not telephone) until further notice.


  • Information Security Team (IST): (ext. 82222) for IT security related incidents e.g. malware, hacks. For further information, please visit the Information Security website at:


If you are a member of staff looking for advice on data breaches please visit the link below:

Staff guidance on data breaches