Fines for processing personal data of employees will be increased

Jun, 14 2017

Since July 1 fines for improper processing of employees’ personal data will be increased in Russia. Amendments was officially adopted on February 7. 


At the moment violation of personal data processing procedure will lead to fines in amount of from 5000 to 10 000 rub. Since July 1, fines will be significantly increased and their amount will depend on type of committed violations, for some of them fines will be up to 75 000 rub.


We would like to kindly remind you, that companies shall receive acceptance on processing of personal data from all employees and bring into force personal data protection policy. If company shares personal data of employees with third parties, such company should be registered as operator of personal data.