ePrivacy Regulations

From 25 May 2018, processing of personal data in the context of certain electronic communications (including, amongst other things, unsolicited electronic communications made by phone, e-mail, and SMS) is subject to both the general laws set out in the GDPR and the specific laws set out in the "ePrivacy Regulations" ( S.I. No. 336 of 2011, under which the ePrivacy Directive 2002/58/EC (161.6 KB) (as amended by Directive 2006/24/EC and 2009/136/EC) was transposed into Irish law).