Data Protection and Privacy Provisions

The information shared by you in this questionnaire will be used solely for the purposes of policy development and handled in accordance with data protection legislation.  The results of the public consultation will be published online and a list of organisations that responded. Comments submitted by individuals may be used in the final consultation report but these will be anonymised.  All personal data is securely stored and subject to data protection laws and policies.  For more information, see

Please note that any submissions received by the Department are subject to the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act 2014 and may be released in response to an FOI request.  

Department of Health Data Protection Policy

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