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Alerts

GDPR: Precisely a year to compliance

25 May 2017

Background

 

The GDPR comes into force precisely a year from today and will supersede the UK Data Protection Act 1998 (“DPA”). The regulation was adopted on 27 April 2016, and will come into full force from 25 May 2018 after a two-year preparatory transition period. The primary objective of the regulation is to give individuals back control of their personal data, for example, by requesting details of information held by organisations, exercising the right of erasure (i.e. right to be forgotten) and applying for their data to be ported to a different service provider.

 

Non-compliance with the GDPR will result in penalties of up to €20m or up to 4% of annual global turnover, whichever is greater.

Contact us

Safdar Mirza

Information Security & Data Privacy Specialist 

safdarmirza@hansuke.co.uk

Tel: +44 (0) 203 865 0626

Ahmed Nawab​

IS Specialist

ahmednawab@hansuke.co.uk

Tel: +44 (0) 203 865 0625