Right to Rectification

Introduction to the Right to Rectification

Under the General Data Protection Regulation, the Right to Rectification gives individuals the right:

  • to have their personal data rectified if it is inaccurate or incomplete
  • to be informed if inaccurate or incomplete personal data has been shared with third parties. Where possible, the authority will also contact the third parties that information has been shared with to inform them of the change.

The following pages explain how to submit a request for personal information, held by Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council, to be rectified.

Further details relating to the Right to Rectification are available at the link below:

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You can also find further details in relation to how your information is processed by RMBC in the Council’s privacy statement which be accessed via the link below:

See our Privacy Notice