Data Protection Acts 1988 -2018 (as amended) and the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)

Application for Renewal of Registration – Packaging Self – Compliance

Data Subject Notification



The purpose of this notification is to set out some information regarding the collection and processing of your information by Monaghan County Council.  During the course of our activities we will collect, store and process personal data about our customers. Monaghan County Council is the data controller in respect of this data.

Monaghan County Council creates, collects and processes a significant amount of ‘personal data’ and ‘sensitive personal data’ in various multiple formats daily. Our commitment is to ensure that the personal data supplied is:


  • Obtained lawfully, fairly and in a transparent manner
  • Collected for only specified, explicit and legitimate purposes,
  • Adequate, relevant and limited to what is necessary for the purpose for which it was obtained,
  • Recorded, stored accurately and where necessary kept up to date,
  • Kept for no longer that is necessary, and, in a form, which permits identification of the data subject,
  • Processed in a manner that ensures the appropriate security of the personal data including protection against unauthorised or unlawful processing of the data.


For full details of the collection, processing and sharing of your personal data by us and your rights in this regard, please see our full  Privacy Notice on the website.

What data we collect and process

The types of personal data that we will collect, and process includes the following:-

Details of Major Producer/Company/Owner/Agent/Competent Person – Name, Address, Registered Title, Registered Office, Telephone/Fax number, email address, Eircode

Address of Premises at or from which Packaging/Packaged Products are/was/were/or will be supplied/received by the producer/s

Details of Recovery Operators including details of their waste collection permits used for the recovery of packaging waste – Name, Address, Waste Collection Permit No., Telephone, email address, Eircode

Details of Producer/Dealer/Broker or Recovery Operator from whom packaging waste was purchased either directly/indirectly

There is no Special Category Personal Data collected.

Why do we collect this personal data?

We collect and process this information to manage and administer the relationship between you and us and for the purpose of assessing your application to register for renewal of packaging self – compliance.

Lawfulness of processing

We process this personal data in the exercise of official authority vested in as the controller under the European Union (Packaging) Regulations 2014 (S.I. No. 282 of 2014) as amended and Article 6(1)(e) of the General Data Protection Regulations, 2016.