The data protection principles are sprinkled around this website.
As a data controller you are responsible for and should be able to demonstrate compliance with, all of them.
To save ou looking around, the data protection principles are:
- Lawfulness, fairness and transparency;
- Purpose limitation;
- Data minimisation;
- Storage limitation;
- Integrity and confidentiality;
- and of course, Accountability.
I’m sure you’re already working with each of these principles in mind. How do you prove your accountability?