The Danish legislators have made extensive use of the opening clauses of the GDPR. The Danish Data Protection Act specifies several data-protection topics that companies need to know, such as sensitive data, the rights of data subjects and data-breach notification.

In the following, you will find the additions and derogations to the GDPR on the most important topics of personal data protection for companies. If topics are not linked, there are no derogating or specifying provisions in the national data-protection law.