Rights of a data subject

Right to access information

You are entitled to obtain the personal data that we hold about you.  You can make a data access request either in writing or by email to obtain a copy of that personal data. This is under Article 15 of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

You are entitled to the following information:

  • why we are processing your personal data
  • what categories of personal data we hold about you
  • who we are sharing your personal data with
  • where we originally obtained your personal data
  • how long we will keep your personal data
  • how you can request rectification (correction) of your personal data
  • how you can request erasure (deletion) of your personal data
  • whether we use automated decision-making in relation to your personal data
  • whether we profile you on the basis of your personal data
  • how you can make a complaint to the Data Protection Commission

Full details are outlined in Personal data processed by Revenue and in our Record retention policy and schedule.  

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