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Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs & GDPR: manage your data

Rightly is a free service that helps you have more control over your data. Find out whether Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs has your personal data, and tell them what to do with it.

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Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs provides the following services:

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How sending requests can help

Locate your data

Send a Subject Access Request (SAR)

If you want to know whether Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs has your personal data, what they have, and what they’re doing with it, we can help. Send a request to Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs via Rightly and quickly find out.

Delete your data

Request to partially or fully delete your data

If you want Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs to delete all of your personal data, or only some of it, you can let Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs know via Rightly in a deletion request. Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs then has 30 days to reply, by law.

Adjust marketing

Change your Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs marketing preferences

Want to change how Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs communicates with you? You can easily alter your email marketing settings through Rightly, too. Just let Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs know in your request.

Rejected applications

Understand why decisions were made

Has Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs rejected an application of yours, or made an unfair decision? You can request all of the paperwork relating to how they made that decision through Rightly.

Employment disputes

Tackle an employment dispute with Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs

If you are, or have been, an employee of Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs, you can send a data access request to view all emails and documents that mention you, as well as your personal files.

Data breaches

Act if there’s a Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs data breach

If Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs has had a data breach, you can use requests to see if you’ve been affected, and to delete your data to prevent it happening again.

Pensions

Locate your Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs pension

Find out whether you have a pension with Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs, as well as its associated details, by sending a subject access request. Our support team is also here to help.

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Contact Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs

Making a subject access request without Rightly Alternatively you can send a subject access request to Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs in writing at the following address:

Defra Group Data Protection Officer, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs,
SW Quarter, 2nd floor, Seacole Block,
2 Marsham Street,
London SW1P 4DF

Please include your:
Full name
Any previous names
Your address

If you have moved whilst you have had the service we would recommend putting in all your previous addresses for the last 3 years.

Because requests must be in writing, you can’t make one over the phone. However, if you need to contact Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs for anything else, their contact number is 03459 33 55 77.

You can also read more about how to send a subject access request in our blog.

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