When does the clock start ticking for a subject access request?

subject access time limits defined by ICO

On the face of it, it seems quite simple: you get one month to deal with a subject access request (SAR or DSAR); Article 12 of the GDPR states the information should be provided “without undue delay and in any event within one month of receipt of the request“, but exactly when does the month …

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Five problems with subject access requests and five solutions

5 ways to get subject access requests right

One of the well known individuals’ rights in the GDPR is the right of access or “subject access requests” (or “SAR”s or DSAR (data subject access request)). This is the right which allows a data subject (i.e. the person who’s data an organisation is processing) to ask an organisation whether they are processing personal data …

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