How Polish data protection law differs from the GDPR

The Polish legislators have made limited use of the opening clauses of the GDPR. However, the Polish Data Protection Act specifies some topics that are relevant for corporate data protection, such as monitoring of employees, data subject’s access requests, administrative fines and penalties.

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