Throughout your life, in various situations you leave your personal data to exercise certain rights or to fulfill some obligations, for example in kindergarten, school, hospital, bank, for work, for travel, etc.

On the other hand, the Personal Data Protection Law guarantees you a certain number of rights that you can exercise in relation to the personal data that is recorded and stored for you.

The security and confidentiality of personal data is also guaranteed in the Macedonian ConstitutionArt. 18

Personal data

Personal data is any information that refers to an identified natural person or a person who can be identified, for example: name and surname, citizen identification number, residential address, etc.

Special categories of personal data

Some data are considered sensitive by their nature, regardless of the context of the processing, for example: personal data revealing your racial or ethnic origin, political views, religious or philosophical beliefs or trade union membership, as well as genetic data , biometric data, data relating to your health or data about your sex life or sexual orientation.

Exception from the application of the Law on the Protection of Personal Data

The law on the protection of personal data does not apply if you use the personal data for personal or domestic activities. Example vacation pictures for a private photo album, personal address book, etc.

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