Carer Support Payment: data protection impact assessment

This impact assessment records how data will be used in relation to the Carer’s Assistance (Carer Support Payment) (Scotland) Regulations 2023 and how that use is compliant with data protection legislation.

Carer Support Payment – Data Protection Impact Assessment

Data Protection Impact Assessment

Carer Support Payment

The Carer's Assistance (Carer Support Payment) (Scotland) Regulations 2023

Version date: September 2023

Review date:

These regulations make provision to establish Carer Support Payment, a replacement benefit in Scotland to UK Carer's Allowance, and to transfer entitlement of Carer's Allowance recipients in Scotland to Carer Support Payment.

The text of the proposed legislation/amendment is attached at Annex A.

This Data Protection Impact Assessment (DPIA) works in conjunction with the Article 36(4) ICO consultation form submitted in advance of this, as the proposal requires consultation with the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO).



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