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.
Informal meeting of Working Party on „Information Exchange and Data Protection” (DAPIX) in Sofia city
On 4 May 2018, as part of the Calendar of main events of the Bulgarian presidency of the Council of the European Union, an informal meeting of Working Party on „Information Exchange and Data Protection” (DAPIX) took place. The floor was opened by Mr. Ventsislav Karadjov, Chairman of the Commission ... more
CPDP’s awareness raising campaign on the General Data Protection Regulation keeps on going even after 25 May 2018
With regard to the upcoming application date of the General Data Protection Regulation (Regulation 2016/679) as of 25 May 2018, the Commission informs that so far it has conducted series of events and meetings with controllers and stakeholders, in which various representatives of the public and private ... more
On its regular meeting, conducted on 21.03.2018, the Commission for Personal Data Protection made a decision, with which it gives instructions to all administrators to undertake the necessary technical and organizational measures, so that the Personal ID Number (EGN) is no longer the only identifier ... more
On 2 March 2018, a meeting between the Chairman of CPDP and experts from the Commission and representatives of the three energy distribution companies in Bulgaria– CEZ Bulgaria, EVN Bulgaria and Energo-Pro Bulgaria took place. The three companies took, and the goal– to receive ... more
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