Telecoms company prosecuted for not registering with Information Commissioner’s Office

True Telecom Limited has been prosecuted at Medway Magistrates Court for the offence of processing personal data without having an entry in the register maintained by the Information Commissioner.

The telecommunications company was found guilty of the offence under s 17 of the Data Protection Act 1998, and was fined £400, ordered to pay costs of £593.75 and a victim surcharge of £40. To read the ICO’s press release, click here.