Insights European Data Protection Board consults on its Guidelines on data subject rights — Right of Access

At its 59th plenary meeting on 18 January 2022, the EDPB adopted a consultation version of its Guidelines on the Right of Access, as enshrined in Article 8 of the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights and Article 15 of the GDPR.

The Guidelines provide more precise guidance on how the right of access should be implemented in different situations. They give a general overview and explanation of the legal requirements as well as provide a deeper analysis of the most frequent practical questions and issues concerning their implementation. The consultation runs until 11 March 2022. To access the Guidelines and for information on how to respond to the consultation, click here.