GDPR consent guidance for consultation

GDPR consent guidance

A high standard is set for GDPR, consent means offering people genuine choice and control over how you use their data. When consent is used properly, it helps you build trust and enhance your reputation.

This guidance will help you to decide when to rely on consent for processing and when to look at alternatives. It explains what counts as valid consent, and how to obtain and manage consent in a way that complies with.

These pages sit alongside our Overview and give more detailed, practical guidance for UK organisations on consent under GDPR.

GDPR consent guidance