Auditing, privacy, and compliance

Databricks has features that allow you to audit and monitor detailed usage patterns. Not all audit and monitoring features are available on all pricing tiers. The following table contains an overview of the features and how they align to pricing plans.


Pricing tier

Audit logs


GDPR and CCPA compliance with Delta Lake


HIPPA compliance features


Audit logs

Databricks provides access to audit logs of activities performed by Databricks users, allowing you to monitor detailed usage patterns. You can configure two types of audit and usage logging:

Privacy and compliance

Databricks has put in place controls to meet the unique compliance needs of highly regulated industries.

To learn how you can use Delta Lake on Databricks to manage General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) compliance for your data lake, see GDPR and CCPA compliance with Delta Lake

For more information about privacy and compliance and Databricks, see the Databricks Security and Trust Center.


Databricks relies on the built-in features of GKE to support HIPAA compliance features. You can contact your Databricks account team to upgrade your account to include HIPAA compliance features. For more information, see HIPAA compliance features.