Lord Justice Fulford

Investigatory Powers Commissioner's Office

IPCO provides independent oversight of the use of investigatory powers by intelligence agencies, police forces and other public authorities.

The Prime Minister approved the appointment of The Right Honourable Sir Adrian Fulford as Investigatory Powers Commissioner under the terms of the Investigatory Powers Act 2016.

What we do

Investigatory Powers


Recent Activity

  • Review of Consolidated Guidance
    18/07/2019

    The Prime Minister has today published The Principles relating to the detention and interviewing of detainees overseas and the passing and receipt of intelligence relating to detainees. The Written Ministerial Statement is available here.   Sir Adr......
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  • Update on the review of the Consolidated Guidance
    14/06/2019

    In a written statement to Parliament on 28 June 2018 the Prime Minister invited me to make proposals to the Government as to how the Consolidated Guidance could be improved, taking account of the views of the Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliam......
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  • Lord Justice Fulford to be appointed Vice-President of Court of Appeal (Criminal Division)
    30/05/2019

    Investigatory Powers Commissioner The Lord Chief Justice has today announced https://www.judiciary.uk/announcements/appointment-of-the-vice-president-of-the-court-of-appeal-criminal-division/ that Lord Justice Fulford will succeed Lady Justice Halle......
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