Basic information about the regulation

Name of regulation
Support in the process of certification mechanisms implementation
The Member States, the supervisory authorities, the Board and the Commission shall encourage, in particular at Union level, the establishment of data protection certification mechanisms and of data protection seals and marks, for the purpose of demonstrating compliance with this Regulation of processing operations by controllers and processors. The specific needs of micro, small and medium-sized enterprises shall be taken into account.
Legislative localisation Chapter IV, Section 4, Article 42, Paragraph 1
Certification (Article 42, Section 5, Chapter IV)
Regulation type Obligation
Regulation class Directive
Subjects of regulation
Obligation European Data Protection Board
European Commission
Member states
Supervisory authority
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