personal data protection authorities

Country Contact
Austria Österreichische Datenschutzbehörde, Wickenburggasse 8 1080 Vienna
Belgium Belgian Institute for Postal services and Telecommunications, Ellipse Building Bd. Du Roi Albert II, 35 - 1030 Brussels
Bulgaria Commission for personal data protection, 2 Prof. Tsvetan Lazarov Blvd., Sofia 1592
Croatia Croatian Post and electronic communications Agency, Roberta Frangeša Mihanovića 9 10110 Zagreb
Cyprus Office for Personal Data Protection, P.O.Box 23378, 1682 Nicosia, Cyprus
Czech republic Office for Personal Data Protection, Pplk. Sochora 27 170 00 Praha 7
Denmark Danish Business Authority, Langelinie Allé 17 2100 Copenhagen Denmark
Estonia Estonian Data Protection Inspectorate, 39 Tatari St., 10134 Tallinn
Finland Finnish Communications Regulatory Authority,
France Commission Nationale de l'Informatique et des Libertés, 3 Place de Fontenoy TSA 80715 75334 PARIS CEDEX 07 France
Germany Der Bundesbeauftragte für den Datenschutz und die Informationsfreiheit, Husarenstr. 30 53117 Bonn
Greece Hellenic Data Protection Authority, Kifissias 1-3, 115 23 Athens
Hungary National Media and Infocommunications Authority, 1015 Budapest, Ostrom u. 23-25
Ireland Office of the Data Protection Commissioner, 21 Fitzwilliam Square South Dublin 2 D02 RD28
Italy Garante per la protezione dei dati personali, Piazza Venezia 11 – 00187 Roma
Latvia Data State Inspectorate, Blaumana iela 11/13-15, Riga, LV-1011
Lithuania State Data Protection Inspectorate, A. Juozapaviciaus g. 6, Vilnius
Luxembourg Commission nationale pour la protection des données, 1, avenue du Rock’n’Roll L-4361 Esch-sur-Alzette
Malta Office of the Information and Data Protection Commissioner, Level 2, Airways House High Street Sliema SLM 1549
Netherlands Dutch Data Protection Authority, Postbus 93374 2509 AJ Den Haag
Poland The Inspector General for the Protection of Personal Data, ul. Stawki 2, 00-193 Warsaw
Portugal Comissão Nacional de Protecção de Dados, Av. D. Carlos I, 134 - 1.º 1200-651 Lisboa
Romania National Supervisory Authority for Personal Data Processing, 28-30 G-ral Gheorghe Magheru Bld. District 1, post code 010336 Bucharest
Slovakia Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of the Slovak Republic, Tovarenska 7, P.O. BOX 40, 828 55 Bratislava 24
Slovenia Information Commissioner, Dunajska cesta 22 SI-1000 Ljubljana
Spain Agencia Española de Protección de Datos, C/ Jorge Juan, 6 28001 Madrid
Sweden Swedish Post and Telecom Authority, Box 5398 SE-102 49 Stockholm

The European Data Protection Supervisor is an independent authority that supervises the EU administration's processing of personal data to ensure compliance with privacy rules.


Marching together as Europeans julia Mon, 01/30/2023 - 11:52 Mon, 01/30/2023 - 12:00 "I strongly believe that we, as Europeans, must renew our commitment to this endless march that is the European Union process, in which we all advance together towards more democracy, more prosperity and more respect for fundamental rights" - Read blogpost, written by EDPS Director, to mark Data Protection Day. 0Marching together as Europeans

Data Protection Day miriam Mon, 01/23/2023 - 16:33 Fri, 01/27/2023 - 12:00 On 28 January each year, member states of the Council of Europe and EU institutions celebrate Data Protection Day. It marks the anniversary of the Council of Europe’s data protection convention, known as “Convention 108”. It was the first binding international law concerning individuals’ rights to the protection of their personal data. Watch the European Data Protection Supervisor's video to mark Data Protection Day 2023. Read the op-ed by Wojciech Wiewiórowski published in Euractiv. Read the article by Wojciech Wiewiórowski published in The Brussels Times. 1Data Protection Day

Top 3 Consultations and Complaints of 2022 julia Thu, 01/26/2023 - 16:13 Thu, 01/26/2023 - 12:00 Have a look at out our infographic on the top 3 complaints and consultations dealt by the EDPS. 0Top 3 Consultations and Complaints of 2022

Data Protection Day: Your Data, Your Rights miriam Mon, 01/23/2023 - 16:41 Thu, 01/26/2023 - 12:00 EU data protection law grants people a certain number of rights when their data is processed by an EU institution. Read our factsheet and learn more about your rights. 1Data Protection Day: Your Data, Your Rights

Secure instant payments for individuals in the EU julia Wed, 12/21/2022 - 09:41 Wed, 12/21/2022 - 12:00 EDPS welcomes the proposed Regulation aiming to increase the use of instant credit transfers, in an efficient and accurate way. Read Press Release Read Opinion 0Secure instant payments for individuals in the EU

New Podcast: The Newsletter Digest! julia Tue, 12/20/2022 - 14:44 Tue, 12/20/2022 - 12:00 Introducing our brand NEW podcast series, the #NewsletterDigest, which aims to bring you closer to some of the work we do to shape a safer digital future, in just under 10 minutes. Have a listen here! 0New Podcast: The Newsletter Digest!

Newsletter 98 julia Fri, 12/16/2022 - 17:00 Fri, 12/16/2022 - 12:00 Our last newsletter of the year 2022 is out now! Read newsletter 98 0Newsletter 98

Reiterating our commitment to support Data Protection Officers of the EU institutions julia Tue, 12/06/2022 - 16:27 Tue, 12/06/2022 - 12:00 At the EDPS, we attach huge importance to these bi-annual meetings with the DPO network, as these allow us to enhance our cooperation, and to acknowledge the efficient and hard work of the DPOs of the EUIs over the years. Read blogpost on the latest meeting with the DPO network 0Reiterating our commitment to support Data Protection Officers of the EU institutions

IPEN webinar on central bank digital currency miriam Thu, 12/01/2022 - 11:41 Thu, 12/01/2022 - 12:00 On 1st December at 14:30 CET, the EDPS organised an IPEN Webinar to discuss the state of the art of the available design options in the field of transaction validation, auditability and monitoring for compliant and privacy-enhancing solutions. 1 Read more and watch videosIPEN webinar on central bank digital currency

Pairing up Cybersecurity and Data Protection efforts: EDPS and ENISA sign Memorandum of Understanding julia Wed, 11/30/2022 - 07:44 Wed, 11/30/2022 - 12:00 Today's MoU formalises the EDPS and ENISA's cooperation, which has been ongoing for several years. Read EDPS-ENISA Press Release Read EDPS-ENISA Memorandum of Understanding 0Pairing up Cybersecurity and Data Protection efforts: EDPS and ENISA sign Memorandum of Understanding