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Update on GDPR Provider Agreements

Thu Jun 14 2018

As previously advised, many Product Providers are currently issuing revised agency agreements/addendums in relation to GDPR.  Our legal advice is that all Brokers are Data Controllers, however, some providers are classifying the Broker as a Data Processor within these agreements.  We are communicating with all such providers to outline the Brokers Ireland position.

The following agency agreements have been reviewed by our solicitors in respect of GDPR and it is in order to sign.

  • AXA
  • ARB
  • BCP
  • Brady Underwriting
  • Bump Insurance
  • Burke Insurance
  • Citynet
  • Covercentre
  • Dolmen Underwriting
  • Glennons
  • Gogan
  • KennCo
  • Merrion – subject to intermediary confirming that they will not be registering as a Data Controller (In absence of DPO) with the Data Protection Commissioners
  • New Ireland
  • OBF
  • Patrona
  • RSA (including Benchmark & Sertus)
  • Stuart Insurances/Eversure
  • Surety Bonds
  • W/R/B Underwriting & Sheridan Insurances
  • Wrightway
  • Zurich General
  • Zurich Life