Descriptions of file for electronic services

The e-services section holds the descriptions of file of the City of Espoo in accordance with the Finnish Personal Data Act (523/1999), Act on the Openness of Government Activities (621/1999) and Decree on the Openness of Government Activities and on Good Practice in Information Management (1030/1999).

According to the instructions of the Data Protection Ombudsman, descriptions of file in accordance with the Personal Data Act are presented in Espoo as privacy statements. Descriptions of file required by the Act on the Openness of Government Activities and Decree on the Openness of Government Activities and on Good Practice in Information Management are descriptions of data systems.

The City’s data protection officers manage the descriptions and keep them up-to-date. The link for exercising the right to review a data file is available on the website of the Data Protection Ombudsman.

Most of the descriptions of file of the City of Espoo have only been published in Finnish.