Information About Subject Access Requests (SARs)

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Dear Welsh Government,

Please could you kindly take a look at the following questions:

1. How many SARs (not other types of data protection requests) have been made to the government in the last 12 months?
2. How many SAR requests have gone over a deadline (either the standard 30 day allocation or the extended 90 day allocation for more complicated responses)?
3. How many staff are usually contacted to provide data to contribute to the request?
4. On average how many hours are spent dealing with a SAR?
5. Do you have any software to assist with SAR production and if so, which?
6.  Who has budget responsibility over the costs & resources required to respond to the SARs? Please provide 
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Direct Phone Number:

Thank you very much!

Yours faithfully,

Leigh Richards

Welsh Government

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Dear Leigh Richards

Further to your recent request for information, please find response attached, sent on behalf of Andrew Dobbs.

Kind regards

Natalie Chant
Grŵp y Prif Swyddog Gweithredu / Chief Operating Officer’s Group
Llywodraeth Cymru / Welsh Government
Ffôn / Tel: 03000 625022
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