New data protection regulations to apply from May 2018

General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) will come into effect on 25 May 2018.

GDPR will replace the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA), however, many of the GDPR’s main concepts and principles are much the same as those in the current (DPA).

Therefore, broad compliance with the DPA will remain valid under GDPR.

Clubs and counties are recommended at this stage is to ensure that they are compliant with the DPA.

Click here for guidance on the DPA on the Swim England website.