Complete guide to GDPR compliance

GDPR.eu is a resource for organizations and individuals researching the General Data Protection Regulation.
Here you’ll find a library of straightforward and up-to-date information to help organizations
achieve GDPR compliance.

GDPR Overview

If you’re new to the GDPR, the information in this section will help you get up to speed about the European Union’s data protection law.

What is GDPR, the EU’s new data protection law?

What is the GDPR? Europe’s new data privacy and security law includes hundreds of pages’ worth of new requirements for organizations around the world. This GDPR overview will help…

Everything you need to know about the “Right to be forgotten”

Also known as the right to erasure, the GDPR gives individuals the right to ask organizations to delete their personal data. But organizations don’t always have to do it….

What are the GDPR Fines?

GDPR fines are designed to make non-compliance a costly mistake for both large and small businesses. In this article we’ll talk about how much is the GDPR fine and…

GDPR Compliance

The articles in this section provide simple and actionable insights to help you and your organization comply with the GDPR.

Everything you need to know about GDPR compliance

We created GDPR.eu to simplify GDPR compliance for small- and medium-sized businesses. This guide will help you find all the tools you need.

GDPR-compliant services for businesses

Using GDPR-compliant services in your organization saves time and limits your exposure to data breaches and regulatory penalties.

GDPR compliance checklist for US companies

The EU General Data Protection Regulation also requires companies outside the European Union to safeguard personal data. This GDPR compliance checklist covers tips specifically for US companies.

News & Updates

Data sharing and GDPR compliance: Bounty UK shows what not to do

The UK Information Commissioner’s Office issued a massive judgment against a company for illegal data sharing. Here’s how to avoid the same fate.

April 23, 2019 Read more
GDPR fines after one year: Key takeaways for businesses

The data protection agencies have issued enough GDPR fines to draw some conclusions about what actions companies can take to mitigate their punishment.

April 2, 2019 Read more
What are the data protection officer roles and responsibilities?

As we approach the anniversary of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), we are finally starting to get a picture of data protection officers’ responsibilities and what the job looks like in practice.

March 14, 2019 Read more
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GDPR compliance checklist

The GDPR is especially daunting for SMEs. Use our GDPR compliance checklist to focus your efforts and ensure that you understand the practical steps required to avoid penalties.

Checklist

GDPR Forms and Templates

We've created some customizable templates for the most common GDPR forms that companies need in order to be compliant.

Data Processing Agreement Right to Erasure Request Form Privacy Policy