Data Protection Commissioner
Data Protection Commissioner

Registration With The Data Protection Commissioner

Under the Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003 certain categories of data controllers and data processors must register details with the Data Protection Commissioner.? Registration must be renewed on an Annual basis.

Guidance Notes: Who must register, how to register and fees payable. Please read before completing a registration application.

Online Registration: Apply for registration online as a new Data Controller or new Data Processor, or continue and/or amend your existing registration. You can?pay by Visa or Mastercard. Online fees are less than by post.

Manual Registration Forms: Apply for registration manually by downloading either a Data Controller?or Data Processor Application Form. You can then send in your application by post together with a note indicating that you have made payment / made arrangements for payment to be made by EFT. Please contact our Office on 057 8684800 to obtain the necessary bank details for EFT payemnt.

View Public Register: Check the current list of registrations the Data Protection Commissioner maintains under Section 16 of the Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003.

Registration Legislation: See the law on who must register, who is exempt, fees applicable for registration with this office.