Extract from LDM Global’s article “How to respond to a Consumer Access Requests under the CCPA?”
Under the California Consumer Privacy Act, consumers have the “right to access” their personal information. What does this mean and what do businesses need to do to ensure they comply with this new law? LDM Global can help to make the process as efficient as possible.
Read on to learn the basics about Consumer Access Requests
What is a Consumer Access Request?
A Consumer Access Request is a written request from an individual to a data controller (company holding personally identifiable information) asking for the information held about that individual. There is no prescribed form and the request should have a reasonable explanation as to why the request is being made.