Working Groups

New: DPC Guidance on DPIAs

Today the Data Protection Commission issued a List of Processes which will require a DPIA to be undertaken. This list will be discussed at the ACOI's DPIAs workshop event next Monday, 19th November 2018. For…

ACOI Data Protection Guide

The ACOI Data Protection Guide is now available. This document is available for members to download through the DPT portal page and the ACOI Library. Special thanks to the Data Protection & Technology Working Group…

Are you interested in joining one of the ACOI’s Working Groups? We asked current working group members to tell you why you should.

    Tom O’ Connor, Head of Compliance (PCF 15), HedgeServ Limited, Member of the ACOI Data Protection & Technology Working Group Being a member of an ACOI Working Group offers an exciting and wide spectrum of…

DPC Annual Report 2017

The Data Protection Commissioner issued her Annual Report on 27/02/18. Click here for a copy of the report. The Q2 edition of the ICQ will feature an article by the DPT WG on the key…

* 2 Upcoming GDPR Events *

GDPR (The EU General Data Protection Regulation) comes into force on 25th May 2018 and the ACOI is holding two events to help members, particularly Data Protection Officers (DPOs), in implementing GDPR within their organisations.…

ODPC – Guidance on qualifications for DPOs (GDPR)

The Office of the Data Protection Commissioner (ODPC) has just posted Guidance on qualifications for DPOs (GDPR) please click here to read source: https://www.dataprotection.ie/docs/14-8-2017-Guidance-on-qualifications-for-DPOs-(GDPR)/1643.htm Please click here more information on the ACOI Professional Certificate in Data Protection Qualification 

EBA seeks consultation on fraud reporting requirements under PSD2

The European Banking Authority (EBA) launches a public consultation on its draft Guidelines on reporting requirements on statistical data on fraud under the revised Payment Services Directive (PSD2). The EBA in conjunction with the European…

ACOI at the Data Summit 2017

ACOI were happy to attend the Summit to hear from leading international, European and Irish speakers on key topics around the role of data in today’s society. The Summit also enabled ACOI to show delegates…

Criminal Justice (Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing) (Amendment) Bill

The Government approved the drafting of the Criminal Justice (Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing)(Amendment) Bill along the lines of the General Scheme below on 20 December, 2016. The Bill will transpose most of the provisions…

Credit Union Act 1997 – uploaded to Booklets

From time to time ACOI publishes summaries and helpful guides to particular areas of law and regulation. please click here to download the Credit Union Act 1997 Revised - Updated to 1 January 2016

IBE Report

Stakeholder Engagement: values, business culture and society This latest IBE report is part of the UK Financial Reporting Council’s Culture Coalition project. Click here to read more....