Research & statistics


Research & statistics


Research (unrelated to health) and data protection

Personal data is important for research. It is important to recall the rules which apply to ensure a fair balance between the interests of the research and the rights of those whose data is processed.

Human research

Rules for the use of data and biological material in human research projects.

Questions on data protection

Take a look at our FAQ or call our hotline.


Here you can download all documents sorted by topics.

The main provisions

Here you can find out more about changes to the Data Protection Act, which came into force on 1 September 2023.

Last modification 10.05.2023

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