The application of the General Data Protection Regulation (Regulation (EC) 2016/679) started on 25 May 2018. The Regulation protects the personal data of all persons within the EU.
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.
At its regular session, held on 15.02.2019, CPDP adopted an opinion about its general approach in the assessment process of Codes of Conduct under Art. 40 and Art. 41 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679. This opinion is a consequence of the legislative changes envisaged in the Bulgarian Data Protection ... more
CPDP has adopted a list of the types of processing operations for which data protection impact assessment is required
At its regular session held on 06.02.2019, the Commission for Personal Data Protection adopted a list of the types of processing operations for which data protection impact assessment is required under Art.35, par.4 of Regulation(EU)2016/679. The purpose of the list is ... more
CPDP informs all citizens and data controllers about an abusive attempt of illegal collection of personal data. In relation to identified information on the activity of the online platform DATAREGISTER.BG Ltd on its official webpage (www.dataregister.bg), a well-grounded presumption of unlawful ... more
CPDP issued an opinion clarifying the „controller-processor" relation between the National Health Insurance Fund and pharmacies which are bound by contracts, regarding the application of GDPR
CPDP has issued an opinion aiming to provide guidelines in determining the „controller” and the „processor” figures as established by GDPR in contractual relations between the National Health Insurance Fund and pharmacies in the context of the applicable special health ... more
On January 28, on the occasion of the European Data Protection Day, the chairman of CPDP, Mr. Ventsislav Karadjov, awarded the reporters from the Bulgarian National Radio, the „Horizon” programmе for a complete journalistic contribution in 2018. The prize is to promote the work of the Commission, ... more
On the 28th of January, the Commission for Personal Data Protection marks the European Data Protection Day
Every year on the 28th of January, the Commission for Personal Data Protection (CPDP) marks the European Data Protection Day. This year, for the 13th consecutive time, public events would be held. Along with the enforcement of the new EU data protection rules in May 2018, CPDP has organized awareness-raising ... more