Data privacy notice for users of social media accounts (e.g. on Twitter) of the PDPO

The Personal Data Protection Office has accounts on Twitter and YouTube. The accounts are maintained in order to disseminate knowledge about the risks, rules, safeguards and rights related to the processing of personal data, as well as to disseminate knowledge among controllers and processors about their obligations under Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Directive 95/46/EC.

Each social media channel has its own policy on how it processes and protects personal data.

YouTube is provided by Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountainview, California 94043, USA, and in the EU by Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland. Information on data processing by YouTube:

Information on the processing of personal data by Twitter, 355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103 USA, and in the EU by Twitter International Company 1 Cumberland St. S, Fenian St, Dublin 2, D02 AX07, Ireland, is available at:

If you have any doubts or questions about the use of your personal data by the above mentioned portals, please read carefully their privacy policy before using them.