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Profile of registrant

Privacy International

Identification number in the register: 78180074927-85
Registration date: 10/01/11 17:03:31

The information on this organisation was last modified on 17/06/14 01:16:22
The date of the last annual update was 16/12/13 12:11:13

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Privacy International
Acronym: PI
Legal status: Registered Charity
Website address:


Section: III - Non-governmental organisations
and more precisely: Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Ian Hosein
Position: Executive Director

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Ian Hosein
Position: Executive Director

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 62 Britton Street 
London EC1M 5UY
Telephone number: (+44) 2034224321
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: To promote the human right of privacy (as set out in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and subsequent United Nations conventions and declarations) throughout the world, specifically:
(a) To raise awareness of, to conduct research about, and to provide educational materials regarding threats to personal privacy;
(b) To monitor and report on surveillance methods and tactics employed against individuals and groups;
(c) To work at national and international levels toward the provision of strong and effective privacy protections;
(d) To monitor the nature, effectiveness and extent of measures to protect privacy, and to seek ways through information technology to protect personal information;
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • global

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 5
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Ana Fielder 18/06/14 17/06/15


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

Civil Liberties
Consumer Protection
Human Rights

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Foreign and Security Policy and Defence
  • Information Society
  • Justice and Fundamental Rights
  • Trade


Total number of members that are natural persons: 0
Number of member organisations:
Member organisations (Number of members) :
The organisation has members/is represented in the following country(countries):

Complementary information:


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.


TACD (Transatlantic Consumer Dialogue)

EDRI (European Digital Rights Initiative) - observer

Financial data

Financial year: 02/2013 - 01/2014
Total budget: 1,012,563
of which public financing: 195,013
- from European sources:
- Procurement:
- Grants: 195,013
- from national sources:
- from local/regional sources:
from other sources: 817,550
- donations: 6,359
- contributions from members:
Foundations : 811,191
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: < 50000  €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.