Archiving/destroying personal data

What should you bear in mind when archiving and destroying persona data?

  • Do not save data for longer than necessary.
     
  • Set up a process of deleting data on time.
     
  • Administrative data are often subject to legal retention periods. After these have expired, the data should be destroyed. Would you like to know more about retention periods? Click on Insite FAZ (information in Dutch).
     
  • Research data are subject to retention periods that are recorded in codes of conduct. After these periods have expired, the data should be destroyed. (information in Dutch)