Composition & Structure

The Article 29 Data Protection Working Party is composed of...

"The Article 29 Data Protection Working Party is composed of:

  • a representative of the supervisory authority (ies) designated by each EU country;
  • a representative of the authority (ies) established for the EU institutions and bodies;
  • a representative of the European Commission.

The Working Party elects its chairman and vice-chairmen. The chairman's and vice-chairmen's term of office is two years. Their appointment is renewable.

The Working Party's secretariat is provided by the Commission.