Thursday, 1 April 2021
Department of Health
General Data Protection Regulation
358. To ask the Minister for Health the number of complaints his Department has received from members of the public under the heading of GDPR and data information requests since 2018 to date in 2021; the number of data information requests that have been refused and accepted, respectively; the number of GDPR requests refused; and the basis on which they were declined in tabular form. [17993/21]
My Department is committed to protecting the rights and privacy of data subjects and adhering to obligations under data protection legislation.
The information sought by the Deputy is enclosed in the table below.
|Complaints received from members of the public under the GDPR||1||1||1||3|
|Data Information Requests Received||7||17||9||10|
|Data Information Requests Refused/Declined||0||2*||1*||0|
*Reason for Refusal - The Department is not the Data Controller.