COVID-19: data protection and remote working
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Measures to control and prevent the spread of COVID-19 means more people will be working remotely.
For remote working to be successful, it is important that organisations have effective re…
Coronavirus, Data Protection and Freedom of Information
Thursday, March 19, 2020
The Commissioner has produced guidance about coronavirus and compliance with data protection and freedom of information legislation.
The guidance includes:
- data protection for health bo…
Standing for election?
Tuesday, March 10, 2020
Candidates for election process personal data and must comply with the requirements of the data protection legislation.
In addition, as canvassing for election falls within the definition…
Enforcement Notice issued - right of access to personal data
Friday, February 14, 2020
An Enforcement Notice has been issued to a controller, the Department of Home Affairs, in respect of failure to comply with a request exercising the right of access to personal data.
Transfers of personal data post-Exit Day
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
When the UK exits the European Union on 31 January 2020, the UK and Gibraltar will become third countries for the purposes of the data protection legislation.
Controllers and processors in …
Compliance Activity for 2019 published
Monday, January 6, 2020
Statistics relating to the number of formal compliance matters handled by the Commissioner during 2019, together with the number of notices issued, have been published.
This information is …