The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into force from 25th May 2018, replacing the existing data protection framework under the EU Data Protection Directive.
This regulation imposes new obligations and stricter requirements on all organisations involved in the processing of personal data, emphasising transparency, security and accountability.
The primary objectives of the GDPR are to:
Failure to comply with the directive may result in:
Implementing GDPR requires a multi-disciplinary team of subject matter experts. KPMG’S unrivalled experience of large transformational change projects means we understand the challenges facing you and can assist you in addressing them.
We can offer you a full range of services which can be customised to suit your specific needs at any stage in your journey to GDPR readiness.