Data Protection & GDPR

The Legal Services Regulatory Authority is registered as a Data Controller with the Office of the Data Protection Commissioner. On this page you will find information on our responsibilities.

About Data Protection

The Legal Services Regulatory Authority collects, processes and stores personal and often sensitive data on an ongoing basis.

The Data Protection Acts 1988 to 2018 together with the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) confer rights on individuals as well as responsibilities on those persons and organisations processing personal data.

This policy applies to all data held by the LSRA. This includes electronic and paper records; it also includes any CCTV images in the LSRA.

Our Data Protection Policy

The LSRA’s Data Protection Policy applies to all data held by the LSRA. This includes electronic and paper records; it also includes any CCTV images in the LSRA.

The Data Protection Policy can be found at this link: Data Protection Policy.

Data Protection Contacts

Data Subjects have the right to be informed by the LSRA about the collection and use of their personal data.

In addition, they have the right to access their personal data and other supplementary information, as appropriate.

The LSRA has implemented procedures to ensure that all such Subject Access Requests (SARs) are responded to within the one month period as required under Article 12 of the GDPR.

The Subject Access Request (SAR) form for the Legal Services Regulatory Authority (LSRA) can be downloaded here.

Contact the LSRA’s Data Protection Officer

Data Protection Officer
The Legal Services Regulatory Authority
PO Box 12906
Dublin 2.

Email: [email protected]