Data Protection Legislation
Under Data Protection Legislation, NISRA has a legal duty to protect any information collected from you. This website uses leading technologies and encryption software to safeguard your data, and keeps strict security standards to prevent any unauthorised access to it.
What information does this website collect?
NISRA collects three kinds of information from visitors to the website:
- feedback (through visitors emailing us)
- customer satisfaction surveys (via optional online surveys)
Should you send an email to NISRA seeking advice or information that it is not in a position to give, your email may be passed to the appropriate government department, executive agency or Non Departmental Public Body who may be able to assist you further.
Once NISRA has replied to you, a record of your message will be kept for audit purposes.
Site usage information - Cookies
The cookies do not contain any personal information about you, and they cannot be used to identify an individual user. You can set your browser not to accept cookies.
Cookies on social networking websites
We have links to social networking websites (for example Twitter, Facebook and YouTube). These websites may place cookies on your computer.
The social networking sites that this website links to are third party sites and this website does not have any control over the way that these sites use your data. You should read their respective privacy policies carefully to find out what happens to any data that is collected when you use these services and to consider whether you want to opt out.
What happens when I link to another site?
This website does not pass on to any other site any personal information you have given.
What happens when I come to this website site from another site?
Where you are directed to this site from another website (whether a third party website or a government website) we may receive personal information relating to you from the other website(s). You should read the privacy policies for these websites as these will govern the use of any personal information that you provide and which is then provided to this website.
Access to your information
Further details on how your personal information is collected, stored and processed by NISRA is available below: