Tags: GDPR

Data Protection Fees - Legal Briefing L05-18

Information on the fees payable to the Information Commissioner's Office by local councils under GDPR

Posted: Mon, 30 Apr 2018 10:41 by Wendy Amis

Tags: Council business, GDPR

Parish and Town Councils may not need to appoint a DPO

The Government has tabled an amendment to its own Data Protection Bill to exempt all parish and town councils and parish meetings in England and community and town councils in Wales from the requirement to appoint a Data Protection Officer (DPO) under the General Data Protection Regulation.

Officials from the Department for Culture, Media and Sport have confirmed with us that all other measures will... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 26 Apr 2018 12:29 by Wendy Amis

Tags: Council business, GDPR

Circular 2018 - 04 now available

Circular 4 now available

Posted: Mon, 26 Feb 2018 17:00 by Wendy Amis

Tags: Circulars 2018, GDPR, NALC

GDPR Toolkit from NALC now available

NALC have released a toolkit to support local councils' compliance with the General Data Protection Regulations. This can be downloaded by member councils but please note that the document is 60 pages long.

Posted: Mon, 26 Feb 2018 16:42 by Wendy Amis

Tags: Council business, GDPR, NALC, Data Protection

Circular 3 now available

Circular 3 including:

  • Data Protection Bill and GDPR
  • GDPR Update - Training opportunity
  • Final call for Transparency Fund applications from smaller councils
  • Revised Legal Topic Notes
  • New Year message from Cllr Sue Baxter, NALC Chairman
  • Request to complete survey regarding funding for services in areas with a high proportion of second/holiday homes
  • Help to clean up the Country
  • Why councils need to take employee... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 14 Feb 2018 16:51 by Wendy Amis

Tags: Council business, Circulars 2018, GDPR