The application of the General Data Protection Regulation (Regulation (EC) 2016/679) starts on 25 May 2018. The Regulation will protect the personal data of all persons within the EU.
The Commission for Personal Data Protection and the European Data Protection Supervisor jointly organise the 40th International Conference on Data Protection and Privacy that will be held in 2018.
CPDP adopted a Strategy for Development in the Field of Personal Data Protection - "Horizon 2022". An integral part of the Strategy is the Action plan for its implementation.
On January 25th 2018, in Pristina, Republic of Kosovo, a one-day regional cybersecurity and privacy conference took place, which went under the motto „General data protection regulation and Reacting upon incidents”. Amongst the participants were representatives of Kosovo, Czech Republic, ... more
The Chairman of the Commission for personal data protection, Mr Ventsislav Karadjov presented for a second consecutive time „The journalism prize” on the occasion of January 28th– the European data protection day. The Commission awarded a reporter from „bTV” television, ... more
On January 29th 2018, the Commission for personal data protection marks, for the 12th year in a row, the European Data Protection Day. By tradition, the day is declared as an “Open Day”, and in the building of the Commission a reception was hosted for citizens and data controllers looking ... more
The Commission for Personal Data Protection reported to the National Assembly it’s activities in 2017
On 29 January 2018 the Commission for Personal Data Protection submitted to the registry of the National Assembly the Annual report on its activities in 2017. The report is submitted in accordance with Art.7, para.6 of the Law for Protection of Personal Data and covers the period ... more
The Commission for personal data protection organizes an „Awareness campaign” in four district towns
The Commission for personal data protection organizes an „Awareness campaign” in four cities in Bulgaria – Plovdiv, Veliko Tarnovo, Varna and Burgas, from February till April 2018. The events aim to achieve a widespread public awareness on all questions linked to the data protection ... more
CPDP published two informative booklets with clarifications on the practical application of the General Data Protection Regulation
As the only data protection supervisory authority, CPDP has a responsibility to conduct a widespread awareness campaign which will popularize, in a clear and plain language, the main elements of the EU data protection reform and the new legal framework that the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) ... more