Investigative powers of the Guarantor Authority

They are defined by the Law of 21 December 2018 n. 171 to art. 59, paragraph 1.

The Guarantor Authority for the protection of personal data has the following investigative powers:

a) order the data controller and the data processor to provide you with any information you need for the execution of your duties;

b) conduct investigations in the form of data protection audits;

c) notify the data controller or the processor of the alleged violations of this law;

d) obtain, from the data controller or from the data controller, access to all personal data and all information necessary for the execution of its tasks; is

e) obtain access to all the premises of the data controller and the data controller, including databases, archives and all tools and means of data processing.