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Most ongoing GDPR matters are handled by the GDPR extension kindly provided by Veda Consulting, but there seems to be nothing available to deal with a GDPR Subject Access Request (SAR--effectively a dump of all data held on an individual). Perhaps I am missing something, but I don't see any way of doing this easily. Has anyone had to deal with a SAR in CiviCRM and have some suggestions? (We are not facing this immediately, but one wants to be prepared.) Thanks.

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  • I would open an issue with feature request on GDPR extension page.
    – Tapash
    Aug 27, 2020 at 21:30
  • I have dealt with an SAR for a person who was a contact in Civi and was emailed there. The good thing about Civi is that the data is obviously well organised, so that's not a problem. The tricky bit is not so much with systems (although gmail was a problem as you can only forward one email at a time) and Civi certainly was not a problem. The real problem was what to send, how much and what to redact. Advice on that varies!
    – Andy Clark
    Sep 1, 2020 at 19:16

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Apparently v3.1 of the GDPR extension (released in Feb 2021) includes an export option in the GDPR tab:

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  • Yes, thanks. That update was actually done at our request and with my organization's support. Feb 1 at 16:28

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