Data Protection Guidance Note
This guide is for ADGM registered entities that are subject to data protection obligations (i.e. Data Controllers). It explains the purpose and effect of each of the general principles on processing personal data, gives practical examples and answers frequently asked questions.
Data Protection Self Assessment Questionnaire
The Data Protection Self-Assessment Questionnaire has been developed to assist registered entities to assess the level of compliance that currently exists within their organisation and to highlight those areas which are likely to require attention.
Privacy Accountability Thematic Review Report - 2019
The ADGM Office of Data Protection has published a report on the findings of its review on the implementation of Privacy Accountability elements by a sample of ADGM financial and professional services firms (as part of its participation in the 2018 GPEN Privacy Sweep). Whilst the majority of firms have privacy programmes in place or in process and designated individuals, identified weaknesses include the accessibility of privacy policies, ongoing staff training and data breach reporting. For more information, please visit their website