Privacy Notice

This privacy notice was last updated August 28th 2020


Privacy Study Group (‘PSG’) is a website for those studying for exams in the field of privacy and data protection. It is headquartered in Killincarrig, Greystones, Co. Wicklow, Ireland. We take your privacy seriously and this privacy notice sets out our practices regarding the collection and use of your personal data and includes a description of your privacy rights

We can be contacted at Admin [at]

How we collect and process your personal data

PSG collects personal data from customers in order to provide you with goods or services. In most cases, this data is no more than your name and email address. The personal data we collect from you is stored on servers in the EU. We do not knowingly collect or process the personal data of children. 

We do not sell personal data and only share it with third parties in the event we are legally obliged to do so or we need to in order to fulfil a contract. In some cases, we may offer you access to goods or services provided by selected partners and we may need to share your data with these partners in order for you to access the goods or services. We will always notify you if this is the case at the time we collect your data. We do not use your personal data for profiling or automated decision making

When you visit our website, we may collect the following information:

  • IP address
  • Pages viewed
  • Time of visit
  • Browser information
  • Country

We collect this information as it is in our legitimate interest to understand how our website is used to to help us design the site to suit our users needs, to identify visitor preferences and to identify the content which is most popular on our site


To make this website work properly, we place small data files called cookies on your device. This policy provides you with information about cookies and how to control them for this website.

Your Rights

Your rights include (but are not limited to)

  • Subject Access Requests – the right to access the information we hold about you and details about how we use that information
  • The Right to Rectification – we will correct any mistakes on our records.
  • The Right to be Forgotten – in certain circumstances, you may request that we delete your personal data
  • The Right to Restriction of processing – you have the right to request that we cease processing your personal data
  • The Right to Data Portability which allows you to move certain data to other providers.
  • The Right to Withdraw your consent, in cases where your consent is the legal basis for the processing

Please note that there may be certain conditions attached to your ability to exercise these rights. You also have the right to lodge a complaint with the local supervisory authority

Retention Period

We retain your data for only as long as necessary to fulfill the purpose of the processing. If you provide your personal data in order to access a product or service, we will retain your data for as long as is required to provide the product or service

In most other cases, we will retain your data for a maximum of 6 months, unless stated otherwise at the time you provide that data.

Contact details

If you have any questions about how we process your data or wish to exercise any of your rights, please contact us at Admin [at]