The new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is set to come into effect in May 2018, strengthening the obligations on all businesses in regard to the safeguarding of individuals’ personal information. Please find below some information to provide you with an overview of the new legislation and outline some key areas to consider.
Learn Payroll have the following documents to assist you with GDPR:
There is also further guidance on the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) website. Please visit the links below:
If you are in practice you will also be required to register with the ICO for data protection. The ICO’s fees and registration system will be changing from 1st April 2018. An article on this can be found here: https://iconewsblog.org.uk/2017/10/05/ico-fee-and-registration-changes-next-year/.