Article 31 of GDPR: Cooperation with the supervisory authority
Article 31 of GDPR is an article making a broad statement whereby data controllers, data processors along with their representatives have a duty to cooperate with the relevant supervisory authorities in the performance of their tasks.
Should the supervisory authority demand information about their data processing activities or seek to better understand such activities, companies collecting personal data have a duty to cooperate as such.
Recitals applicable to Article 31 of GDPR
Relevant Recitals: 82
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Cited Legislation in Article 31 or relevant recitals
GDPR Text: Article 31 of GDPR and Relevant Recitals
GDPR Text Source: EUR-Lex
Official GDPR Text: General Data Protection Regulation
Official GDPR Title: REGULATION (EU) 2016/679 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation), corrected by Corrigendum, OJL 127, 23.5.2018, p. 2 ((EU) 2016/679)