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 23 May 2018, representatives of the Council and the Parliament agreed on a new regulation on the handling of personal data by EU institutions and other EU bodies. The new rules are aligned with the general data protection regulation (GDPR) which enters into force on 25 May 2018. The new provisions ... more
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which comes into force on 25 May 2018, also establishes the European Data Protection Board (EDPB). The Committee is an EU body with separate legal personality. It is comprised by the head of each national data protection authority and the European Data Protection ... more
As of today, 25 May 2018, in the European Union, commences the application of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, and ... more
Тhe Protocol amending the Convention for the Protection of Individuals with regard to Automatic Processing of Personal has been adopted
The data protection Convention of the Council of Europe which has for the past four decades been the only international legally binding instrument on the protection of private life and personal data open to any country in the world has finally been, after 7 years of intense work and negotiations, ... more
In connection with various personal data controllers’ requests for information about the certification for compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (Regulation (EU) 2016/679, GDPR), CPDP would like to inform you that currently none of the organizations or associations providing such ... more
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