6 Jul. 2022
CSC Work program 2022-2024

Article 87 – Processing of the national identification number

Member States may further determine the specific conditions for the processing of a national identification number or any other identifier of general application. In that case the national identification number or any other identifier of general application shall be used only under appropriate safeguards for the rights and freedoms of the data subject pursuant to this Regulation.

References

  • GDPR references
  • Fines
  • Recitals
  • Directive 95/46/EC
  • SA
  • Case-law

No GDPR article references available for this article.

No fines as mentioned in the GDPR apply to this article, although individual Member States are allowed to lay down the rules on penalties applicable to infringements of this article (Article 84).

No GDPR recitals available for this article.

Article 8 The processing of special categories of data
7. Member States shall determine the conditions under which a national identification number or any other identifier of general application may be processed.