Key aspects of the law


The content in the drop down tabs available in this section is offered in summary form as an aid to those wanting a quick understanding of key parts of the law. It does not absolve the reader who needs to apply the law from referring to the original statutory documents, the definition of which is a matter for the courts to decide.


If you work in a public authority, your internal RIPA/RIP(S)A/RIPO advisor can assist you further.