Donna 2 Questions 0 Answers 0 Best Answers 0 Points View Profile 0 Asked: January 17, 20222022-01-17T15:31:33+01:00 2022-01-17T15:31:33+01:00In: GDPR Cold Prospecting 0 Does your organisation undertake any cold prospecting? If so, what exemptions under GDPR are you using? Share Facebook 2 Answers Voted Oldest Recent DP-Pro 0 Questions 15 Answers 0 Best Answers 15 Points View Profile DP-Pro Bronze contributor 2022-02-09T09:44:10+01:00Added an answer on February 9, 2022 at 9:44 am Much of this will depend on what you mean by ‘cold contacting’. Whether you mean you are randomly marketing to citizens/member of the public (who have no expectation of the potential approach) or (say) attendees at an event (who may reasonably expect to be approached by organisations connected to or present at the event). There are no relevant exemptions within the GDPR, but CONSENT will be required when using a list acquired from a 3rd part (eg event organiser) 1 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Dave_Wylie United Kingdom (UK) 10 Questions 28 Answers 0 Best Answers 26 Points View Profile Dave_Wylie Bronze contributor 2022-02-10T11:06:31+01:00Added an answer on February 10, 2022 at 11:06 am I would strongly suggest reading this: https://ico.org.uk/for-organisations/guide-to-data-protection/guide-to-the-general-data-protection-regulation-gdpr/exemptions/ 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login to add an answer. Username or email* Password* Captcha* What is 8 + 4? Remember Me! Forgot Password?