CLIENT ALERT

December 2019

   

 

For further information please contact:

Gökseli Cengiz
Senior Associate, Istanbul
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Extension to VERBIS Registration Deadlines

On 27 December 2019, the Personal Data Protection Board (the “Board”) extended the deadlines for registration to the Data Controller Registry Information System (“VERBIS”) as follows:

Data Controller

Inital Deadline for the VERBIS Registration New Deadline for the VERBIS Registration

Data controllers (legal or real persons) whose annual number of employees is more than 50 or whose annual financial balance is more than TL 25 million

30 September 2019 (which was later extended to 31 December 2019)

30 June 2020

Data controllers (legal or real persons) which are residing abroad

30 September 2019 (which was later extended to 31 December 2019)

30 June 2020

Data controllers (legal or real persons) whose annual number of employees is less than 50 and whose annual financial balance is less than TL 25 million, while their main scope of activity includes the process of sensitive personal data

31 March 2020

30 September 2020

Data controllers which are public institutions or agencies 30 June 2020

31 December 2020

For details regarding the VERBIS enrollment procedure for different types of data controllers and the content of the Board’s relevant guideline, please visit our Client Alert from March 2019 at https://www.cergun.av.tr/publication/recent-developments-on-protection-of-personal-data/

 

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