General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
GDPR is a set of rules for EU citizens providing them more control over their personal data in today’s digital economy. Under GDPR, regulations organizations have to ensure;
•. Personal data is gathered legally under strict conditions
•. Businesses who collect and manage it are obliged to protect it from misuse and exploitation.
•. Respect the rights of data owners.
•. Or face severe penalties for not respecting the rights of data owners
Australian businesses of any size covered by the Australian Privacy Act known as the APP entities may also need to comply with GDPR regulations if they have an establishment regardless of whether they process data in the EU are currently providing goods and services in the EU, And they monitor the behaviour of individuals in the EU.