On 24 May 2017 the Bavarian DPA published a questionnaire for companies to use when assessing their compliance and readiness for the GDPR. The questionnaire was sent to 150 randomly selected German companies in Bavaria and put forward questions about GDPR procedures, DPO's responsibilities, data processing activities, inventories, privacy by design, onboarding of external vendors, data processing agreements, accountability, transparency privacy notices, security measures and data breach notification. The Bavarian DPA stated that the results of the questionnaire will be used to determine the conduct of future investigations.

Orginsations in Germany may find the questionnaire of use when assessing their readiness for GDPR.

A copy of the Bavarian DPA's questionnaire can be accessed here.