NIS 2 Directive – What you need to know

January 2023 – On 27 December 2022, the Directive on “measures for a high common level of cybersecurity across the Union”, repealing Directive (EU) 2016/1148 (the “NIS 2 Directive”), was published in the Official Journal of the European Union. The NIS 2 Directive builds on a previous NIS Directive adopted in 2016 expanding its scope to other entities.

Due to a rising number of cybersecurity incidents as well as ongoing increased digitalization, the aim of the NIS 2 Directive is to cover more economic sectors and to introduce additional security and reporting requirements across all EU Member States. Member States will have until 17 October 2024 to transpose the NIS 2 Directive into their national laws.

Our specialists have put together a summary of key measures and requirements the NIS 2 Directive introduces:

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NIS Directive


In case of any questions with respect to the above, our specialists are standing by to offer guidance and counsel.


Petr Bratský Managing Associate
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