Your right to Access Social Welfare Records - SW 89


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Under the Freedom of Information Act, you have the right to:

  • access records of the Department of the Department of Social Protection (DEASP)
  • have official DEASP information relating to you amended where it is incomplete, incorrect or misleading
  • obtain reasons for acts of the Department that affect you.

Note

You may not be able to access certain records which are exempt under the Act, for example, information relating to: another person; government meetings; law enforcement and security; confidential and commercially sensitive information.

Last modified:26/04/2017
 

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