Data Protection Officer

As a public authority the University is required to appoint a Data Protection Officer.

The role of the Data Protection Officer is:

  • To advise the University and its staff what their responsibilities are under the GDPR and the Data Protection Act.
  • To monitor compliance with the GDPR and the Data Protection Act and relevant policies.
  • To provide training and increase awareness among staff.
  • To provide guidance on the completion of Data Protection Impact Assessments.
  • To co-operate and act as the contact point with the Data Protection Commission in relation to complaints, investigations, audits and consultations and any other matter relevant to the legislation.

Contact details for the Data Protection Officer are:
Data Protection Officer
Secretary’s Office,
Trinity College Dublin,
Dublin 2,

Oifigeach Cosanta Sonraí
Oifig an Rúnaí,
Coláiste na Tríonóide, Baile Átha Cliath,
Baile Átha Cliath 2,