Data Protection and the GDPR – January 2021
As the UK transitional arrangements expired on 31st December 2020, there are some practical changes for Data Protection and the GDPR.
To comply with the Data Protection, Privacy and Electronic Communications (Amendments etc) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 please note that every policy, notice and procedural guide that refers to ‘GDPR’ shall now be read as ‘UK GDPR’.
The rights, responsibilities and data protection that the Data Protection Act 2018 and the GDPR are not changed. Our procedures and arrangements will not change.
The UK General Data Protection Regulations came into effect on 25th May 2018.
The named Data Protection Officers and their contact details are as follows:
School Data Protection Officer
John Walker, J A Walker Solicitor
Email : email@example.com
Data Protection Officer Link Governor
If you have any queries you may also contact the Data Protection Officers via the School Office on 01623 459199.
We are in the process of updating our Data Protection Policy, and this will be ratified by the Full Governing Board in due course.
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