GDPR and Brexit – No Deal vs Withdrawal Agreement impact on organisations

This guidance outlines the likely impact that Brexit will have on UK organisations with regards to complying with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), both in the event of a No Deal Brexit or in the event that Theresa May is able to secure a majority for her withdrawal agreement, and explains the steps that UK organisations would need to take in each scenario. This document considers: 

  1. Will the UK still be subject to the GDPR after Brexit?
  2. The key implications of Brexit
  3. Practical steps to take now
  4. Transfer subject to appropriate safeguards

 

GDPR and Brexit – No Deal vs Withdrawal Agreement impact on organisations