On May 25th, 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into effect. The GDPR will provide the implementation of the once-only principle with a coherent legal framework across all EU Member States and aims at protecting EU citizens personal data rights.
26 Mar 2018
20 Mar 2018
"This represents a significant gain of efficiency for citizens, businesses and public administrations. Of course, the need to respect the protection of personal data and privacy remains a primary concern, so technical solutions that ensure that users keep control over their personal data (explicit
5 Feb 2018
The German County Association ("Deutscher Landkreistag") published a position paper on the digitisation of public administration. One of the five demands towards the federal level claims the implementation of the once only principle.
22 Jan 2018
Greece will interconnect over 1000 civic registry offices in January in order to create the Hellenic Citizens’ Registry. This allows citizens to only provide data once and public administrations to reuse and share data.
4 Jan 2018
January 1st, 2018 marked the beginning of the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the EU. Bulgaria is committed to work for a digital economy and supports the SDGR - and the once-only principle!
12 Dec 2017
On November 30th 2017, the Council of the European Union adopted its position (general approach) on setting up a single digital gateway