PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT FROM TURKISH PERSONAL DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY
23 March 2020
The Personal Data Protection Authority (“Authority”) posted a public announcement on its website on 18 March 2020 within the framework of the coronavirus/covid-19 measures.
In the announcement, the Authority stated that; the complaints, data breach notifications and the registration application forms for Data Controllers Registry Information System (“VERBİS”) should not be delivered by hand.
- The complaints should be delivered via email, cargo or through the complaints module put into service at https://sikayet.kvkk.gov.tr/,
- The data breach notifications should be delivered via e-mail (firstname.lastname@example.org) or through the module put into service at https://ihlalbildirim.kvkk.gov.tr/,
- The registration application forms for VERBIS should be delivered by email, cargo or Registered Electronic Mail. (“REM”)
You can find the text of the public announcement (in Turkish) here.
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