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Your information i.e. name, profession and contact details are being collected for the purpose of the Building Control Acts 1990-2014. The details for all Valid Notices, Applications and Certificates may be held for a period of not less than five years after you have completed the building of works the subject of your Notices, Applications and Certificates. All correspondence with you will be in relation to the Building Control Acts 1990-2014. All details relating to Invalid Notices, Applications and Certificates will be deleted/removed from the BCMS within a three month period of invalidation. Furthermore if you have not commenced a Valid Notice or Application you may make a request to have information pertaining this valid non-commencement of Notice or Application removed/deleted from the BCMS by contacting your building control authority or firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have completed a buildings or works the subject of a Commencement Notice which does not require a Certificate of Completion you may after five years of completion of this building or works apply to have information pertaining this completed - commencement of Notice or Application removed/deleted from the BCMS by contacting your building control authority or email@example.com.
Further Information or to make a request
DPO Contact Details
Data Protection Officer,
National Building Control Office,
3 Palace Street,
For Further information on Data Protection:
• The website of the Data Protection Commissioner – www.dataprotection.ie or
• Make contact with the Office of the Data Protection Commissioner by phone on Telephone 1890 252231 or by email on firstname.lastname@example.org.