Advertisement
If you have a new account but are having problems posting or verifying your account, please email us on [email protected] for help. Thanks :)
Hello all! Please ensure that you are posting a new thread or question in the appropriate forum. The Feedback forum is overwhelmed with questions that are having to be moved elsewhere. If you need help to verify your account contact [email protected]

Does a firm have to delete data if requested under GDPR

  • 02-12-2018 12:56pm
    #1
    Registered Users Posts: 7,989 ✭✭✭


    As it says on the tin. If it is requested that your data be deleted under GDRP does it have to do so or can they refuse?


Comments

  • Registered Users Posts: 1,423 ✭✭✭montyrebel


    i think they will delete it but it has to be after they hold onto it for 5 years or something in case you decide to come back and dispute charges etc to your bank, so yes they will delete it but 5 years after you request it imo, could be wrong though


  • Registered Users Posts: 124 ✭✭lobbylad


    No, they do not have to comply if there is a legitimate business reason to hold on to your data.

    For example, you cannot ring the Revenue Commissioners and tell them to remove you from their systems!


Advertisement