GDPR – what does this mean for housing associations?

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force in May 2018 and will be directly applicable in the UK.  The GDPR will expand the scope of data protection laws, increase the penalties for transgressions, and change the processing, recording and other compliance obligations of all organisations, including housing associations.

This seminar will provide an overview of the key changes as well practical tips for housing associations regarding the processing of personal data to ensure you are ready for implementation.  Topics covered include:

  • Implications of Brexit
  • Changes to data protection principles
  • Accountability and governance
  • Data processors
  • Rights of data subjects
  • Breach notification and communication
  • Enforcement


4.00pm Registration 

4.30pm Seminar

5.30pm Networking and drinks