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.
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
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
The European Commission published a Guidance regarding the upcoming new European data protection framework
On 24 January 2018, the European Commission published a Guidance to facilitate a direct and smooth application of the new data protection rules across the EU as of 25 May 2018. European Commission Press Release The Guidance is published HERE ... more
The Commission for Personal Data Protection celebrates the European Data Protection Day on January 28th
On January 29th 2018, the Commission for personal data protection (CPDP) marks the European Data Protection Day – January 28th, for the 12th time in a row now, with series of public events. The idea to celebrate the day is initiated by the Council of the European Union and was first honored in ... more