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.
On November 29, 2019, at 9.00, an international conference „SME Challenges and GDPR” will be held at the Grand Salon of the Union of Bulgarian Jurists (SUB) at 7 Pirotska St. in Sofia. The event is organised within the framework of the SMEDATA Project, in partnership with the Commission ... more
On 14th November 2019, the closing meeting of representatives of the partner organizations implementing the T4DATA project: under the European Union Rights, Equality and Citizenship 2014-2020 program took place at the office of the Italian Foundation Lelio e Lisli Basso- Onlus in Rome. The ... more
October marks the kick-off of the European Cybersecurity Month (ECSM), coordinated by the European Union Agency for Cybersecurity (ENISA), the European Commission and supported by the Member States. This campaign will focus on expanding awareness about cybersecurity to citizens across Europe. The ... more
The Commission for Personal Data Protection (CPDP) along with the International Legal Advice Centre – ILAC are organising International Cybersecurity Forum, which would be the first event of its kind in Bulgaria, focusing on Cyber Policies. Some of the main topics of discussion would focus ... more
The National Assembly ratified the Protocol amending the Convention for the Protection of Individuals with regard to Automatic Processing of Personal Data
The National Assembly ratified by law the Protocol amending the Convention for the Protection of Individuals with regard to Automatic Processing of Personal Data (Convention ETS No. 108) on the 11th of September 2019. The Convention for the Protection of Individuals with regard to Automatic ... more
Information on notifying DSK Bank EAD customers about a possible data breach and unauthorized processing of their personal data
In relation to the large numbers of received queries about the recently established data breach of unauthorised access and processing of the personal data of DSK Bank EAD customers, the Commission for Personal Data Protection (CPDP) would like to inform about the following: Regulation (EU) 2016/679 ... more