2024 Olympics: CNIL's Q&A on your privacy and freedoms

25 June 2024

During the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games, some devices involving the use of personal data will be used. The CNIL, which will control the respect of spectators' privacy throughout the event, answers your questions.

This Q&A is a courtesy translation of the French version of the Q&A. In the event of any inconsistencies between the French version and this English translation, please note that the French version shall prevail.

What devices will be used for the organization of the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games?

Augmented cameras

Passes and QR codes: how will travel be controlled?

I'm a spectator. Will I be subject to an administrative investigation?

Body scanners: do I need to give my consent?

How will the CNIL control these devices?

Can I object to the pass system or to being recorded by the "augmented" cameras? What are my rights?