GDPR Readiness Resources

The final countdown to GDPR is on! On the 25th May 2018, these regulations will come into force.

GDPR Overview

Are UnitedHosting GDPR compliant or do UnitedHosting have measures in place to become GDPR compliant in time for May when GDPR comes into effect?

UnitedHosting is a company within the Iomart PLC group of companies and as such our compliance is part of the larger iomart project. GDPR compliance cannot be “certified” since there is no certification process as such. Compliance with data protection laws and regulations is not a binary exercise, where an organisation is either "compliant" or "non-compliant".

As you will be aware, the GDPR is an EU-wide set of regulations, which sets out the respective responsibilities of Controllers and Processors in relation to Personal Data and Special Categories of Personal Data (broadly being Sensitive Personal Data under the current Data Protection Act 1998). If a client decides to maintain Personal Data / Special Categories of Personal Data on their hosted iomart environment then they will need to ensure that they are complying with their responsibilities as Controllers (both under the current Data Protection Act 1998, and under the GDPR once it applies).

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We would encourage our clients to review this document to gain an insight into where they are with the process..


This Addendum dated 3rd May 2018 (the “Addendum”) amends, with effect from and including 25 May 2018 (the “Effective Date”), the General Terms and Conditions between United Communications Limited (registered in England under company number 03651923) trading as UnitedHosting (“UnitedHosting”) and you, (“Controller”) and any other agreements entered into between the parties (the “Agreement”). To the extent this Addendum is not consistent with any terms of the Agreement the terms of this Addendum shall prevail. Other than as indicated herein, capitalized terms and definitions contained herein shall have the same meaning as specified in the Agreement.