European Data Protection Supervisor
European Data Protection Supervisor

Phase-out of prior checks under Article 27 of Regulation (EC) No. 45/2001

Phase-out of prior checks under Article 27 of Regulation (EC) No. 45/2001

Monday, 14 May, 2018
14
May
2018

Phase-out of prior checks under Article 27 of Regulation (EC) No. 45/2001

In preparation for the 'new Regulation 45', many DPOs ask about the 'phase-out' of prior checks under Article 27 of the 'old' Regulation 45. This letter, sent in reply to a request from the DPOs of the Executive Agencies, sets out the current EDPS approach on this topic.