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Microsoft Word Letter to Mortgage Intermediaries

Dear Data Controller, Re: Compliance with Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003 I am writing to you following Prime Time's revelations on RTE on Dec 12th in relation to alleged breaches of data protection law. The purpose is to assist in ensuring that all relevant persons/entities are aware of their responsibilities under the Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003. The Prime Time programme and the subsequent investigations which my Office has undertaken have highlighted a sectoral lack of knowledge amongst mortgage brokers in relation to the full extent of their responsibilities under the Acts........

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