The Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 is a regulation in the United Kingdom which made it unlawful to, amongst other things, transmit an automated recorded message for direct marketing purposes via a telephone, without the prior consent of the subscriber. They are derived from European law. And implement European Directive 2002/58/EC, also known as ‘the e-privacy Directive’.
This specifically applies to:
marketing calls, emails, texts and faxes;
cookies (and similar technologies);
keeping communications services secure; and
customer privacy as regards traffic and location data, itemised billing,
line identification, and directory listings.
We aim to help organisations comply with PECR and promote good practice by offering your business sound advice and excellent guidance.
Website GDPR compliance isn’t a simple matter, but by taking these steps, you’ll move substantially in the right direction. If you’re website uses a Content Management System, CMS you will need to monitor for changes to the software and plugins to help you reach full compliance. In the meantime, it’s up to you to take the necessary steps to get as close as possible. That's where we can help you attain fully compliant website GDPR for your online business. Call us today to get started: +44 (0) 20 8207 5485.