Administrative attention and commitment are important conditions for the adequate organization of data protection and privacy within the municipal organization. The administrative necessity is increasing as a result of European and national laws and regulations in the field of identity authentication, application of electronic signature, network and information security and compliance with data protection and privacy legislation. Briefly, the liability profile of the college and the role of the municipal council are changing.
This module is opened to college and council members and municipal officials after a good discussion about tasks, powers and responsibilities of the controller in the context of data protection and privacy. But also to other officials within the municipal system who are involved with privacy and data protection. It contains background information.