Veterinary Cannabis Authority's data protection policy sets out our commitment to protecting client data and how we implement that commitment with regards to the collection and use of client data.  

We are committed to:

1. Ensuring that we comply with the data protection principles, as listed below.

2. Ensuring that data is collected and used fairly and lawfully.

3. Processing client data only in order to meet our operational needs or fulfill legal and contractual requirements.

4. Establishing appropriate retention periods for client data.

5. Ensuring that data subjects’ rights can be appropriately exercised.

6. Providing adequate security measures to protect client data.

7. Ensuring that all staff is made aware of standard practice for data protection.

8. Ensuring that queries about data protection, internal and external to the organization, is dealt with effectively and promptly.

9. Regularly reviewing data protection procedures and guidelines within the organization.