In preparation for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) taking effect in May 2018, Co‑operatives UK has produced an Employee Data Toolkit to guide co‑operatives through the key changes to the legislation, with a focus on how the GDPR applies in employment.
The toolkit comprises the GDPR guidance, including a handy checklist, as well as a draft privacy notice and a draft data protection policy.
A Data Protection Bill is currently being debated before parliament. Once that process is finalised, a new Data Protection Act will come into force, to sit alongside the GDPR.
A Member Data Toolkit, focusing on other areas of data processing, will follow in due course.
If you have any questions or would like further advice and guidance about data protection, please contact [email protected]
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