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How to access your breast screening records

You can request your breast screening records at any time.

Your breast screening records include:

  • your test results
  • breast clinic attendances
  • treatments you've had

You can also access screening records if you are:

  • the next of kin of someone who has died
  • a solicitor representing someone who has used the screening service, or their next of kin

Request your records

To get your breast screening records you'll need to send us a request by email or post.

Your request should say which records you want.

You can request:

  • all of your breast screening records
  • only specific records

The request should also include your:

  • name
  • address
  • date of birth
  • phone number
  • photo ID - a photocopy or a scan of your passport, driver's license or public services card

We'll let you know when we get your request. We'll contact you if we need any more information.

When we have all the information we need, we'll send your records within 30 days.

Where to send your request

Email your request to

Or post it to:

National Screening Service,
King's Inns House,
200 Parnell Street,
Dublin 1,
D01 A3Y8

Request a review of your breast screenings

You can request your previous BreastCheck mammograms for an independent review.

This means that new radiologists will review your mammograms.

Email your request to

Or post it to: 

Client Services,
National Screening Service,
King's Inns House,
Parnell Street,
Dublin 1, 
D01 A3Y8

We'll process your request in line with the 'Right of Access under General Data Protection Regulations' (GDPR, Article 15, Recitals 63 & 64).

Your personal data

We collect and store some of your personal information. This helps us to deliver the breast screening programme.

How we use your personal information and how to request it

How we communicate

We’ll communicate with you in an open, honest, timely and transparent manner about your care.

HSE open disclosure

Page last reviewed: 3 November 2022
Next review due: 3 November 2025