Privacy Statement

This is a summary of the SUSI Data Protection Statement.

IMPORTANT NOTE:

Before submitting this application, the applicant and parties to the application must confirm that they have read and understood the full SUSI Data Protection Statement

  • SUSI is a Unit of CDETB which is the data controller for student grant applications.
  • SUSI may share personal data provided in your application with other Government bodies and agencies for the purpose of processing your grant application.
  • SUSI will not retain data, including phone call records, for any longer than is necessary and/or as required by law, whether under the Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003 or otherwise.
  • SUSI take appropriate security measures against unauthorised access to, or alteration, disclosure or destruction of the data and against their accidental loss or destruction.
  • Personal data will not be shared with other persons (parent, spouse) who are parties to an application.
  • Information regarding application status and required evidence and actions may be shared with such persons unless you inform SUSI that you do not wish this to happen.
  • Where applicants identify relationship to other applicants or grant recipients, such information will be linked to ensure consistency and efficiency in processing.
  • Pursuant to Section 3 and Section 4 of the Data Protections Acts, individuals may access their personal data and request a copy of their data held by SUSI.