Under the existing Data Protection Act, individuals and organisations that process personal information need to register with the Information Commissioners Office (ICO), unless they are exempt. GDPR changes the rules and the pricing and you need to ensure you’re getting your organisation onto the right pricing tier from the start. Read on to find out more.
The new Helpline for Charities preparing for the new GDPR Data Protection Rules is now up and running
The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has set up the new helpline to help charities and other small organisations get on top of GDPR and understand their obligations. Read on to find out more.
Important. New comprehensive guidance on using “legitimate interest” for data processing under GDPR. Needs a read
You’ll be getting ready for GDPR at the moment, so you’ll need to read this. Legitimate Interest is an alternative to consent under GDPR, but it’s complicated to understand which to use. Luckily the ICO has just published very useful guidance. Read on for where to find this information.
GDPR is getting closer (May 2018), so getting your charity, business or organisation ready is getting more urgent. VANEL is holding a GDPR Basics course a couple of times over the coming month. Read on for when, where, what and how to book.
Another of my regular updates on GDPR which I post whenever there are new resources or guidance. (You are busy getting ready for GDPR in your organisation aren’t you?). This week, a couple of new GDPR guides particularly relevant to anyone doing fundraising (but worth a read by everyone) and a reminder of our March 26th GDPR training workshop.
There’s no escaping it. GDPR is coming. And we (you) need to be ready (by 25th May 2018 ideally). I’ll share information, news and resources about it regularly now in the build up to May. So here’s the latest update. A couple of useful new resources and a new “GDPR basics” training workshop from VANEL coming up near Easter.
In this article I explore the very important upcoming GDPR legislation that will affect the way every organisation deals with data protection. Everyone should be looking at GDPR. Are you? Have a read of my overview.
A new guide has been published covering upcoming GDPR regulations. All charities/organisations need to have a read.
The ICO has published its “Guide to the General Data Protection Regulation”, which includes expanded sections on using consent to process personal data, contracts and possible liabilities. GDPR replaces current Data Protection legislation in May 2018 and every business and charity needs to be ready. This new guidance is valuable. Read on for more information and links.