Standard contractual clauses service

overview

Ensure Compliance
with our Standard Contractual Clauses Help Services

Do you transfer personal data to countries outside of the UK/EEA? Are you in need of professional guidance to ensure the legality and security of these transfers under the latest regulations? Our bespoke Standard Contractual Clauses (SCCs) Service is designed to meet these needs. With the recent changes to international data transfer regulations, maintaining compliance might be a daunting task. Our expert team at DPAS is committed to assisting you in managing these changes and ensuring your international data transfers are secure and compliant.

We provide tailored services to organisations of all sizes and in various industries, whether you’re the Exporter transferring data outside the UK/EEA or the Importer in a third country. Our services specifically cater to drafting, implementing, and managing Standard Contractual Clauses (SCCs) and International Data Transfer Agreements (IDTAs). In addition, we offer the provision and guidance on the usage of the UK ICO-approved addendum to the EU Standard Contractual Clauses.

We have a team of highly qualified legal professionals who specialise in data protection and have amassed extensive experience in data protection and international data transfers. Our team will closely collaborate with you to understand your specific requirements, help you achieve compliance, and manage the ongoing changes in regulations. Starting from a modest £1000, our services are designed to be cost-effective, allowing you to focus on your core business activities with the assurance that your international data transfers are being managed by experts. Contact us today and let us guide you through your international data transfer compliance journey.

 

testimonial

RBBC required support with international data transfer compliance, which included completing a number of Transfer Risk Assessments for various countries and supporting them with implementing Standard Contractual Clauses and comprehensive Data Processing Agreements. 

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DPAS provides us with excellent, responsive advice when we need to supplement our in-house resource – a great, reliable service when we need it most.

carys jones

reigate & banstead borough council

Benefits

Our expertise and experience advising a multitude of organisations in various countries enables us to deliver tailored services in an agreed timeline and at a fraction of the cost, resulting in considerable cost savings for your organisation.

The international data transfers landscape can be quite volatile. Our team stays abreast of the constantly changing and evolving regulations, ensuring your organisation’s compliance and mitigating potential risks associated with non-compliance.

You will gain access to our team of data protection experts, who have specific experience and knowledge in international data transfers and related regulations, thereby ensuring that you are implementing the SCCs in a fully compliant manner.

We do not just help with the actual SCCs, we can also provide support in relation to other aspects of your transfer, including negotiating and preparing the data protection and information security terms to ensure that the data you transfer remains secure. 

Whether you want to transfer personal data to just one supplier in one country or to several partners around the world, our services are scalable to suit your organisation’s needs over time. With project-based costing you only pay for what you need.

By outsourcing your SCCs drafting, review and monitoring, you can concentrate on your core business operations, with the confidence that your international data transfers are being overseen by experts.

What's Included?

A dedicated specialist to deal with your organisation’s requirements.

Initial kick-off meeting to understand your needs.

A DPAS project manager to support you through the project.

Advice on International Data Transfers.

The provision, drafting and delivery of EU Standard Contractual Clauses (SCCs) for Data Controller and Processors located in Third Countries.

The provision, drafting and delivery of a UK ICO-approved addendum to the EU Standard Contractual Clauses for Data Controller and Processors located in Third Countries.

The provision, drafting and delivery of UK ICO-approved UK International Data Transfer Arrangement (IDTAs) contracts for Controller and Processors located in Third Countries.

Assistance when negotiating contracts with suppliers regarding the transfer of data, where required.

The development, delivery, and monitoring of processor adherence to the information security standards laid out in the contract arrangements within the International Data Transfer Agreement (IDTA), UK Data Impact Assessments, and Standard Contractual Clauses (SCCs).

Access to our ticketing system for advice and support, providing a full audit trail of legal advice.

Access via our online portal to a full suite of free templates, tools, policies, and more.

Monthly updates on ICO guidance. Bi-weekly data protection bulletins.

Meet Our Team Of DPO's & CONSULTANTS

Nigel Gooding

Chief Data Protection Officer

Natalie Bennett

Head of Data Protection Consultancy

Charlotte Bolt

Senior Data Protection Consultant

Kunbi Adekunbi

Data Protection Consultant

Lauren Durham-Hutchins

Data Privacy Officer

Gary O'Reilly

Legal Counsel Consultant

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WHY OUR
CUSTOMERS

CHOOSE US

WHAT MAKES US DIFFERENT

Easy to understand data privacy and information security services that are always accessable, consistenty pragmatic and continually exceeding expectations.

Our team comprises experienced legal professionals who specialise in data protection, with a focus on international data transfers. We have a deep understanding of the legal requirements and industry best practices, ensuring that your documents are comprehensive, accurate, and tailored to your specific needs.

We prioritise the confidentiality and security of our clients’ sensitive information. Our team adheres to strict privacy protocols and employs robust data security measures, safeguarding your documents and ensuring that your data remains protected at all times.

We have a broad experience delivering data protection and information security projects and training to public, private, and third sector organisations in several countries, and helping them transfer data to their customers, suppliers and partners globally. 

By outsourcing your document drafting and review to us, our clients save valuable time and resources. Our efficient processes and expertise allow us to deliver high-quality documents promptly, reducing the need for extensive revisions and costly delays.

Our rigorous quality assurance processes guarantee that your documents meet the highest standards of accuracy, clarity, and professionalism. We meticulously review each document to ensure that it effectively communicates your intentions and protects your organisation’s interests.