GDPR Personal Data Requests

Welcome to the Data Protection Office Services - putting the customer at the heart of what we do. Our team provides a reliable and helpful service to all of our stakeholders with regards information handling and the processing of Individual Rights requests under Data Protection law

Find out more about your personal data rights

Subject access requests

You have the right to find out if Yorkshire Water is using or storing your personal data. You can ask us for a copy of the data, also known as a ‘subject access request’.

Data restriction requests

You can limit the way Yorkshire Water uses your personal data if you are concerned about the accuracy or usage. This is known as your ‘right to restriction’.

Data rectification requests

You have the right ask Yorkshire Water to correct any personal information we hold about you, this is also known as a ‘data rectification request'.

Your right to be informed

Individuals have the right to be informed about the collection and use of their personal data, this is known as the ‘right to be informed’.

Data processing objections

You have the right to object to the processing (use) of your personal data in some circumstances.

Data erasure requests

In certain circumstances you have a right to have personal data held about you erased, this is also known as a ‘data erasure request'.

Automated processing cease requests

In many circumstances, you have a right to prevent the ‘automated individual decision-making and profiling’ or ‘automated processing’ or your data.

Data portability requests

You have the right to electronically receive any personal data you have provided to Yorkshire Water to process, this is also known as a ‘data portability request'.