Updated to 11 April 2019 (Act No. 10 of 2019 and S.I. No. 154 of 2019)

Contents

Commencement

SectionCommencement DateCommencement Information
S. 1 24 May 2018 Data Protection Act 2018 (Commencement) Order 2018 (S.I. No. 174 of 2018), art. 2
Ss. 2-6 25 May 2018 Data Protection Act 2018 (Commencement) Order 2018 (S.I. No. 174 of 2018), art. 3
S. 7(1), (2) 25 May 2018 Data Protection Act 2018 (Commencement) Order 2018 (S.I. No. 174 of 2018), art. 3
S. 7(3) insofar as it relates to the revocation of Data Protection Act 1988 (Section 5(1)(d))(Specification) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 95 of 1993), insofar as those regulations relate to the functions of the Central Bank of Ireland to which reg. 3 of those regulations applies Not yet commenced.  Requires commencement order under s. 1(3)
S. 7(3) other than insofar as it relates to the revocation of S.I. No. 95 of 1993, insofar as those regulations relate to the functions of the Central Bank of Ireland to which reg. 3 of those regulations applies 25 May 2018 Data Protection Act 2018 (Commencement) Order 2018 (S.I. No. 174 of 2018), art. 3
S. 7(4) 25 May 2018 Data Protection Act 2018 (Commencement) Order 2018 (S.I. No. 174 of 2018), art. 3
S. 8 25 May 2018 Data Protection Act 2018 (Commencement) Order 2018 (S.I. No. 174 of 2018), art. 3
S. 9 24 May 2018 Data Protection Act 2018 (Commencement) Order 2018 (S.I. No. 174 of 2018), art. 2
Ss. 10-24 25 May 2018 Data Protection Act 2018 (Commencement) Order 2018 (S.I. No. 174 of 2018), art. 3
S. 25 Not yet commenced.  Requires commencement order under s. 1(3)
Ss. 26-29 25 May 2018 Data Protection Act 2018 (Commencement) Order 2018 (S.I. No. 174 of 2018), art. 3
S. 30 Not yet commenced.  Requires commencement order under s. 1(3)
Ss. 31-175 25 May 2018 Data Protection Act 2018 (Commencement) Order 2018 (S.I. No. 174 of 2018), art. 3
S. 176(a) 25 May 2018 Data Protection Act 2018 (Commencement) Order 2018 (S.I. No. 174 of 2018), art. 3
S. 176(b) Not yet commenced.  Requires commencement order under s. 1(3)
Ss. 177-232 25 May 2018 Data Protection Act 2018 (Commencement) Order 2018 (S.I. No. 174 of 2018), art. 3

Amendments and other effects

How AffectedAffecting Provision
S. 9 establishment day prescribed Data Protection Act 2018 (Establishment Day) Order 2018 (S.I. No. 175 of 2018), art. 2
S. 15(10)(d) substituted Public Service Superannuation (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2004 (7/2004), schedule 2, pt. 3 as inserted by 39/2018, s. 7, schedule
S. 38 application restricted Data Sharing and Governance Act 2019 (5/2019), ss. 1(2), 6(2)
S. 38(4) application restricted Data Sharing and Governance Act 2019 (5/2019), ss. 1(2), 6(3)

SIs made under the Act

SectionSIs made under the Act
S. 9 Data Protection Act 2018 (Establishment Day) Order 2018 (S.I. No. 175 of 2018)
S. 36(2) Data Protection Act 2018 (Section 36(2)) (Health Research) Regulations 2018 (S.I. No. 314 of 2018)