Information Security and Compliance

The University of Westminster takes its obligations under the various laws regarding Data Protection and IT Security, seriously and asks that its staff, students and contractors are aware of their roles and responsibilities when it comes to these matters.

For more information, refer to our IT Security and Use Policy (pdf) and Data Protection Policy (pdf). 

Staff and contractors may access the Information Security section on the University intranet for additional content on information security and data compliance. You will be required to log in with your staff credentials to access this section. 

Students may go to the pages on our web site promoting IT Security and Data Protection for further information.

Report a data breach

The number for reporting data breaches only, is +44 (0)20 3506 7226 (Office hours are: Monday–Friday, 9am–5pm).

Outside that time, or for any other security or data query, please call the Service Desk on +44 (0)20 7915 5488.

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Policies and documents A-Z

Browse our key strategies, policies, codes, procedures and other documents.

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Archive services

Archive Services collects, preserves, and provides access to records of the University and its predecessors.