The European Commission has got a lot of information on the official website (ec.europa.eu):
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) entered into applicability in the EU on 25th of May 2018. There is thus one set of data protection rules for all companies operating in the EU/EEA, wherever they are based.
Stronger rules on data protection mean:
Although not a member of the EU, Norway is a member of the European Economic Area (EEA). The GDPR was incorporated into the EEA agreement and became applicable in Norway on 20 July 2018. Norway is thus bound by the GDPR in the same manner as EU Member States.
How do Norwegian political parties use data analysis and targeting tools to target political messages? To find out, we have interviewed representatives from all nine parties represented in the Norwegian parliament.
The Norwegian Data Protection Authority (Datatilsynet) has imposed an administrative fine of 1.6 million Norwegian kroner, or the equivalent of 170.000 €, on the Municipality of Bergen.
The Norwegian Data Protection Authority (Datatilsynet) has made public a list of processing activities that we consider likely to result in a high risk to the rights and freedoms of data subjects and that always will require a DPIA. Such an assessment must be carried out before the processing of personal data is initiated.
The Norwegian Data Protection Authority has developed guidelines to help organisations understand and comply with the requirement of data protection by design and by default in article 25 of the General Data Protection Regulation.
We have among others cooperated with security professionals and software developers in public and private sector to create the guidelines.
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