Yes, for example, safeguarding national security, investigating criminal offences and public health matters.
Based on that, you can assume your organisation is going to have to comply with the GDPR if it Processes or monitors Personal Data on EU citizens or is located in the EEA or any country that’s signed up to comply with the GDPR.
Where can I find out more information about circumstances when the GDPR does not apply?
The Jaz'ing Up GDPR! book covers circumstances when the GDPR does not apply in more detail in a fun and easy to understand way without all of the bureaucratic legalise that is common in all other books and discussions about the GDPR.
The book is full of cartoons and call outs to make it easier to grasp what GDPR is all about and is split into 3 main sections.
- GDPR Nuts and Bolts explains everything you need to know about the GDPR and circumstances when the GDPR does not apply.
- Staff Toolbox that is designed for staff who work with personal data and need to get a grounding on the subject.
- Your Rights as a Data Subject is written from the point of view of the individual person who is affected by the GDPR so that they know there rights and the types of things they will be asking for.