UK - +44 (0) 800 280 0525 | US - +1 866-894-9752

Datasheet – How long should I keep my emails for

by | Feb 8, 2019

Every business needs an understanding of the Data Protection Act, GDPR, which aims to protect the privacy and protection of all personal data collected for or about citizens in the UK. DPA states that data should be kept for ‘no longer than is necessary’, but in reality, what does this mean for email retention? The truth is, there is no one right answer.

Different data requires different retention times, and whilst we can’t include every single piece of legislation, here are a just a few of the regulations for businesses to consider;