GDPR Glossary


Use this glossary like a GDPR checklist to make sure you best understand the terms used within the GDPR articles as part of your GDPR training. GDPR and other data regulations are an ever changing entity so expect regular updates to the list. Have something you need help with? Get in touch here and see if we can help.

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The State Of Your Database

MyLife Digital and Wood for Trees’ webinar – The State of Your Database – for charities and not-for-profits, to help them prepare for GDPR.

Keith Dewar and Andrew Sargent, of Wood for Trees, will explore three steps you can take to examine the state of your database, which includes Consent Audit, Income Analysis and Donor Priority.

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Consentric supports GDPR compliance ensuring organisations can manage all 6 lawful bases for data processing including Legitimate Interest and Consent. It ensures individuals always know what personal data is held and why. It gives individuals the power to exercise their enhanced rights under GDPR in 3 ways:

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  • It gives individuals the authority to activate their data rights.

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ICO – Guide to GDPR

This Guide to GDPR by ICO helps to explain the provisions outlined in the GDPR and aims to aid organisations to fully comply with its requirements.

It explains the purpose and effect of each principle, gives practical examples and answers frequently asked questions.

It offers in-depth insight into areas such as what information the GDPR applies to and to whom it applies.

The guide is a useful resource no matter what your previous level of GDPR knowledge ranging from absolute beginner to Advanced.

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DPNetwork – guidance on legitimate interest

Guidance on the use of Legitimate Interests under the EU General Data Protection Regulation

This Guidance from the DPN is intended to be used as a  practical tool to aid commercial/not-for-profit organisations assess their grounds for using Legitimate Interests as a Lawful Basis for processing Personal Data under the GDPR. It alludes to the importance of the balance between interests of the Controller and the rights of the individual.

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ICO 12 Steps Preparing for the GDPR

This checklist created by ICO highlights 12 steps you or your company can take in order to get ready for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) coming into effect 25 May 2018.

The GDPR’s core principles are largely similar to what is seen in the present Data Protection Act (DPA). Therefore if you are already complying correctly with this then GDPR should not mean sweeping changes to your company policies. This being said, there are new concepts and meaningful progressions in GDPR therefore you will have to alter certain aspects and start afresh on others. The GDPR puts a greater onus upon documentation, keeping data controllers accountable and asking them to demonstrate this.

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