GDPR Compliance Guide

GDPR Articles

GDPR Compliance Guide
Recitals
Articles
Chapter 1
General Provisions (Art. 1 – 4)
Chapter 2
Principles (Art. 5 – 11)
Chapter 3
Rights of the data subject (Art. 12 – 23)
Chapter 4
Controller and processor (Art. 24 – 43)
Chapter 5
Transfers of personal data to third countries or international organizations (Art. 44 – 50)
Chapter 6
Independent supervisory authorities (Art. 51 – 59)
Chapter 7
Cooperation and consistency (Art. 60 – 76)
Chapter 8
Remedies, liability and penalties (Art. 77 – 84)
Chapter 9
Provisions relating to specific processing situations (Art. 85 – 91)
Chapter 10
Delegated acts and implementing acts (Art. 92 – 93)
Chapter 11
Final provisions (Art. 94 – 99)

Chapter 6   >   Article 55

Article 55: Competence

  1. Each supervisory authority shall be competent for the performance of the tasks assigned to and the exercise of the powers conferred on it in accordance with this Regulation on the territory of its own Member State.

  2. Where processing is carried out by public authorities or private bodies acting on the basis of point (c) or (e) of Article 6(1), the supervisory authority of the Member State concerned shall be competent. In such cases Article 56 does not apply.

  3. Supervisory authorities shall not be competent to supervise processing operations of courts acting in their judicial capacity.

Relevant Recitals: 122

GDPR Articles

Article 54: Rules on the establishment of the supervisory authority

GDPR Articles

Article 56: Competence of the lead supervisory authority