§ Mr. Luce
Specific guidelines on security of automatically processed data in Government Departments are observed. They are contained in "Protection of Information in Computer Systems" and "Central Government Code of Practice No. 21", issued by the Central Computer and Telecommunications Agency, which give recommended procedures to safeguard data in computer installations. Copies of these guidelines have been placed in the House Library.
Access to manual files is restricted to nominated staff appointed to designated posts in the Cabinet Office (Management and Personnel Office) who have direct responsibility for the personnel management, pay and superannuation of staff.