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Comprehensive Data Protection Guidance & Assessment Tools

 

Guidance and Handbooks

Please note that under certain headings, some guidance documents or handbooks may be repeated as they cover elements of several important data protection concepts. 

Also, please note that the Commissioner's guidance and handbooks are not meant to express an opinion on lawfulness of specific business activities, nor do they have the force of law, and are not intended to constitute legal advice. Please contact legal counsel for assistance in determining data protection and privacy policies in respect of the topics addressed below, to ensure compliance with the applicable laws and regulations. The Commissioner does not make any warranty or assume any legal liability for the accuracy or completeness of the information herein as it may apply to the particular circumstances of an individual or a firm.  

 


General Requirements for DP Law 2020


Lawful Processing


Accountability & Notifications


Data Protection Officers


Risk Assessments (DPIAs, DPO Assessment, Prior Consultation, Cessation)


Obligations of Controllers & Processors


Data Export & Sharing


Information Provision & Rights of Individuals


Personal Data Breaches


Remedies, Liability and Sanctions


External Guidance, Policies & Other Presentations


Data Protection Assessment Tools

Please note that these assessment tools are not meant to express an opinion on lawfulness of specific business activities, the outcomes provided do not have the force of law, and they are not intended to constitute legal advice. Please contact legal counsel for assistance in determining data protection and privacy policies in respect of the topics addressed below, to ensure compliance with the applicable laws and regulations. The Commissioner does not make any warranty or assume any legal liability for the accuracy or completeness of the information herein as it may apply to the particular circumstances of an individual or a firm.  


DP Assessment Tool – Applicability
Conduct assessment

DP Assessment Tool – Notifications to the Commissioner of Processing Operations
conduct assessment

DP Assessment Tool – Data Protection Officers
conduct assessment

DP Assessment Tool - Data Export and Sharing
conduct assessment

DP Assessment Tool – High Risk Processing Activities
conduct assessment

DP Assessment Tool - Personal Data / Security Breach Reporting Assessment
conduct assessment

DP Assessment Tool - Rights Request Response Assessment
Conduct Assessment

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