ICO Issues warning on compliance
According to an article on the register the Information Commissioner’s Office has warned UK website owners that there are just 6 months left to ensure compliance.
This is part of the ICO’s half term report
The ICO have also issued updated additional guidance on compliance.
This document is quite detailed and contains helpful mock ups of practical ways in which consent could be gained.
On the question of using third party services such as google analytics that set cookies, it seems that the ICO will be taking the view that this in scope of the directive.
We will be digesting the guidance to see what we can offer to simplify compliance for UK Website owners – stay posted!