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 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
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 largest event in Bulgaria concerned with the coming into force of the General Data Protection Regulation– ‘GDPR Sofia’ Conference, went on with big interest. Organizers of the event were Digital National Alliance, with the cooperation of the Ministry of the Bulgarian Presidency ... 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