The new DPC website is currently under construction. Our latest guidance in relation to GDPR, which comes into effect on 25th May, 2018, can be found at gdprandyou.ie and via pages on this website starting with "NEW" as per the navigation pane on the left. All other material on this site relates to the previous legislative regime under the Data Protection Acts 1988-2003 ("the Acts"). While the Acts may continue to apply in some circumstances, as of 25th May, 2018 the GDPR is the primary piece of legislation governing data protection.

Data Protection Commission

Training Video



My Data - Your Business?
Complying with the Data Protection Acts

This video is a brief dramatised introduction to the eight principles of data protection. It is intended for use as part of a staff training and awareness programme, which will assist organisations in meeting their compliance requirements.

Or you can download the movie directly to your computer  in mpg format - Size 215 MB


The video above can be viewed in Flash format.

A short guide for facilitators using this video in a training setting accompanies the video.