The United Kingdom General Data Protection Regulation (UK-GDPR) is a new data privacy regulation that is established to govern the processing of personal data of citizens of the UK. Post the Brexit that resulted in the non-applicability of EU GDPR, the new UK GDPR was enforced. However, it is important to note that most of the GDPR regulation is retained in the new legislation including the key principles, rights, and obligations. But again this is while accommodating the domestic UK law and with some significant amendmentsin the GDPR Regulationfor building the new UK GDPR Regulation. So, organizations dealing with the personal data of citizens of the UK are required to comply with UK GDPR requirements and ensure compliance.
We sit with your team to understand your business processes and the environment to consolidate the requirements against the UK GDPR.
Our team will based on your business and understanding define the scope for UK GDPR compliance.
Identify gaps in your organization’s security control, systems, and environment vis-à-vis UK GDPR requirements.
We conduct an awareness training program to help your employees understand the UK GDPR compliance Regulation and its requirements.
Identify your sensitive personal assets, classify them, and create/update the Asset inventory.
Our team conducts a comprehensive Risk Assessment to identify weak areas that could be exploited and lead to an incident of the breach.
Our team helps you build strategies and appropriate Risk Treatment measures to help bridge gaps and strengthen security systems. We also assist you in developing and implementing a data breach management response that can blend with your existing Incident Response Plan.
Our team assesses your application for confirmation to UK GDPR requirements such as Data Portability, User Consent, Effective UI design, etc.
Our team of experts will conduct User Training programs for all personnel covered in scope on their specific UK GDPR Compliance responsibilities. Training materials for future use shall be provided.
We will help you build and rollout effective policies and procedures for your organization, pertaining to UK GDPR Compliance.
After a reasonable gestation period, a separate team of experts conducts a Pre-assessment of your setup and ensures all measures are implemented.
Once all controls are confirmed to be in place, we will be issuing a legally admissible "UK GDPR Compliance" Certificate for your organization.
If required we can extend our continual support by offering you Managed Compliance Services to help your organization stay certified.
The UK General Data Protection Regulation (UK GDPR) applies to both data controllers and data processors within the UK. It also applies to organizations outside the UK that offer goods or services to individuals in the UK or monitor the behavior of individuals in the UK. Also,businesses having an establishment in the EEA, and have customers in the EEA, or monitor individuals in the EEA are required to comply with EU GDPR.
UK GDPR does not apply to the personal data processed by authorities for law enforcement purposes or for safeguarding national security or defense, Also, in case the processing is purely personal or household activity, with no connection to a professional or commercial activity then the regulation is not applicable.
The UK GDPR is the new UK law that came into effect on 01 January 2021.
GDPR Compliance cost for an average-sized company starts at $8000. Pricing for UK GDPR Compliance usually depends on several factors, including the Scope of Audit, Business Applications, Technology Platforms, Number of Locations, and other additional services.
On average it takes 4-6 weeks to achieve GDPR Compliance. However, the timeline also greatly depends on the time taken for implementing the remediation suggested in the initial gap analysis conducted before the actual audit.
If you are a UK service provider, you are required to notify the ICO of a security breach that may include a personal data breach within 24 hours under the Electronic Identification and Trust Services (eIDAS) Regulation. You can use our eIDAS breach notification form or the GDPR breach-reporting process.