General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

What is GDPR?

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is Europe's new framework for data protection laws. It is replacing the Data Protection Act 1998.

When does the new regulation Start?

25th May 2018.

Who will enforce it in the UK?

The Information Commissioners Office (ICO) -

What's New?

There are new rights for people to access the information companies hold about them, obligations for better data management for businesses and a new regime for fines.

The effect of Brexit?

The UK will need to implement the new law, regardless of Brexit.

GDPR at a glance

More information...

Guide to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

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