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Foreign & Commonwealth Office & GDPR: manage your data

Rightly is a free service that helps you have more control over your data. Find out whether Foreign & Commonwealth Office has your personal data, and tell them what to do with it.

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Foreign & Commonwealth Office 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 Foreign & Commonwealth Office has your personal data, what they have, and what they’re doing with it, we can help. Send a request to Foreign & Commonwealth Office via Rightly and quickly find out.

Delete your data

Request to partially or fully delete your data

If you want Foreign & Commonwealth Office to delete all of your personal data, or only some of it, you can let Foreign & Commonwealth Office know via Rightly in a deletion request. Foreign & Commonwealth Office then has 30 days to reply, by law.

Adjust marketing

Change your Foreign & Commonwealth Office marketing preferences

Want to change how Foreign & Commonwealth Office communicates with you? You can easily alter your email marketing settings through Rightly, too. Just let Foreign & Commonwealth Office know in your request.

Rejected applications

Understand why decisions were made

Has Foreign & Commonwealth Office 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 Foreign & Commonwealth Office

If you are, or have been, an employee of Foreign & Commonwealth Office, 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 Foreign & Commonwealth Office data breach

If Foreign & Commonwealth Office 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 Foreign & Commonwealth Office pension

Find out whether you have a pension with Foreign & Commonwealth Office, 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 Foreign & Commonwealth Office

Making a subject access request without Rightly Alternatively you can send a subject access request to Foreign & Commonwealth Office in writing at the following address:

Eleanor Stewart
Data Protection Officer
Foreign and Commonwealth Office
King Charles Street
London
SW1A 2AH

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 Foreign & Commonwealth Office for anything else, their contact number is 020 7008 1500.

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

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