The European General Data Protection Regulation 

The European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect across the EU on 25 May 2018. It replaces existing EU and UK data protection law and will continue in force even after the UK leaves the EU.

If you do not comply your organisation could be fined, so click here to find out more, or download our factsheet as a pdf.


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