The General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 is a regulation in EU law on data protection and privacy in the European Union and the European Economic Area. It also addresses the transfer of personal data outside the EU and EEA areas. Wikipedia


Legal Text

  • GDPR (2016/679) - Official version of GDPR.
  • GDPR-info - GDPR linked to relevant articles and section in the preamble (Non-official site).
  • GDPR-expert - Compare the Regulation, Directive and National legislation. Linked to relevant section in preamble (Non-official site).
  • GDPRhub -> GDPR Articles - GDPR articles included commentary.


Privacy by Design - Guides for developers (art. 15)

Data Protection Impact Assessments (DPIA, art. 25)

Incident management (art. 33 and 34)

Security (art. 32)


Data Protection Authorities

Organizations and Projects


  • GDPR Today - Privacy news from the Open Rights Group.
  • Spread Privacy - DuckDuckGo Blog.
  • Freedom To Tinker - Blog from Princeton's CITP, a research center that studies digital technologies in public life.
  • pdpEcho - All about personal data protection and privacy, by Gabriela Zanfir-Fortuna.
  • GDPRhub - Free and open wiki that allows anyone to find and share GDPR insights across Europe.