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NALC update - from Jonathan Owen (Chief Executive)

External audit non responses

Smaller Authorities Audit Appointments (SAAA) are now receiving management information returns from the audit suppliers – currently, their main concern is the number of authorities they have had no response from, this is higher than in previous years. At the end of last week there were over 700 authorities who had not responded at all.

All will now have received formal... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 24 Aug 2018 13:35 by Alison Robinson

Tags: Brexit, External audits, GDPR, JIGG, Joint Information Governance Group, LCAS, Local Council Award Scheme, NALC, National Association for Local Councils, News, SAAA, community transport, data protection, rural buses

NALC update - from Jonathan Owen (Chief Executive)

Update on GDPR and Data Protection Bill

· Last Thursday the government tabled an amendment to its own Data Protection Bill to exempt all parish and town councils and parish meetings in England and community and town councils in Wales from the requirement to appoint a Data Protection Officer (DPO) under the General Data Protection Regulation. Officials from the Department for Culture, Media and... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 30 Apr 2018 07:53 by Alison Robinson

Tags: DPO, Data Protection Officer, GDPR, JIGG, Joint Information Governance Group, NALC, National Association for Local Councils. star councils, News, data protection