Under the Data Protection Act 2018, you have the right to find out what information the government and other organisations store about you. These include the right to:

  • be informed about how your data is being used
  • access personal data
  • have incorrect data updated
  • have data erased
  • stop or restrict the processing of your data
  • data portability (allowing you to get and reuse your data for different services)
  • object to how your data is processed in certain circumstances

You also have rights when an organisation is using your personal data for:

  • automated decision-making processes (without human involvement)
  • profiling, for example to predict your behaviour or interests

Plus more at the link.

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    My company is based is Quebec and has offices in UK. We adopt GDPR policies and apply them globally across the company.

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        Quebec has a long history of consumer protections, advertising can’t target children and companies exclude Quebec in giveaways because of protections