The Directorate-General for Justice of the European Commission has commissioned Timelex
to undertake a survey on how the current standard contractual clauses for the transfer of personal data to non-adequate countries outside the EEA (SCCs)
are perceived in practice
The output of this survey will support the assessment of SCCs as a tool for international data transfers under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) with a view to their modification or replacement (to better meet the practical needs of the SCCs' users and in order to make the SCCs GDPR compliant).
This survey is targeted at organisations having SCCs in place.
The aim of the survey is to gain more insight in:
The survey takes approximately 15-20 minutes.
If your answers relate to multiple SCCs, please indicate this below in the comment section.
- How the SCCs are currently used in practice,
- The expectations and needs of the stakeholders regarding SCCs.
Any personal data will be processed by Timelex on behalf of the European Commission DG Justice for the purposes of the study as outlined above. Your personal data will not be shared with anyone outside the research team for this study and the European Commission DG Justice. Individual responses will not be published. Your personal data will be stored on secure servers, protected against unauthorised access or unlawful processing, and deleted when no longer necessary for the purposes set out above. You have the right to request access to and rectification or erasure of your personal data, and you can ask the restriction of or object to processing of your personal data. You also have the right to file a complaint with the competent supervisory authority.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding the processing of your personal data, please feel free to contact us by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
For the processing of your personal data we ask your consent