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Councillors now exempt from paying GDPR Fees There has been a change in legislation in relation to the payment of Data Collection fees for Councillors.  From 1st April 2019, Elected Members are exempt from paying an annual fee unless they operate from business premises that have a CCTV camera. 
Councillors that are registered as a Data Collectors may receive, or have already received, a reminder to pay a renewal fee as these are being sent out by the ICO automatically, how-ever this reminder can be ignored as fees paid will not be reimbursed by the ICO, if you have set up a direct debit to pay your fee you should cancel this. See details below taken from the website of the Information Commissioners Office, you can access this information by following this link below.
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Councillors now exempt from paying GDPR Fees
There has been a change in legislation in relation to the payment of Data Collection fees for Councillors.  From 1st April 2019, Elected Members are exempt from paying an annual fee unless they operate from business premises that have a CCTV camera. Councillors that are registered as a Data Collectors may receive, or have already received, a reminder to pay a renewal fee as these are being sent out by the ICO automatically, however this reminder can be ignored as fees paid will not be reimbursed by the ICO, if you have set up a direct debit to pay your fee you should cancel this. See details below taken from the website of the Information Commissioners Office, you can access this information by following this link below.

 https://ico.org.uk/for-organisations/data-protection-fee

 
News Read our latest news.
What We Do Matters we are working on and past achievements.  
Meetings View meeting details and minutes
Information Useful documents and links
If you have any problem or query relating to your work as a councillor, if there is anything you think would make the job easier, if there is any help or support we could give you, don’t hesitate to get in touch with us.
National Association of Councillors Northern Ireland Region Sketrick House Jubilee Road Newtownards BT23 4YH