Recital 55

Moreover, the processing of personal data by official authorities for the purpose of achieving the aims, laid down by constitutional law or by international public law, of officially recognised religious associations, is carried out on grounds of public interest.

This recital of the General Data Protection Regulation clarifies article 6 GDPR (Lawfulness of processing) and article 9 GDPR (Processing of special categories of personal data).*

* The reference between articles and recitals is based on the professional assessment of activeMind.legal.

Articles of the GDPR

CHAPTER X – Delegated acts and implementing acts (Art. 92 – 93)