The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has issued a statement confirming that the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will continue to apply in the UK after it leaves the European Union (EU) at 11.00 pm on 31 January 2020. This will remain the position during a post-Brexit transition period which will run from exit day until 31 December 2020 (transition period).
Since the UK left the European Union on 31 January 2020 and has entered a Brexit transition period. The GDPR will continue to apply. Businesses and organisations that process personal data should continue to follow ICO existing guidance for advice on their data protection obligations.