In this page you will find the list of competent authorities on the protection of personal data in each Member State. The list is currently being updated, specifically as concerns the National Regulatory Agencies in charge of the enforcement of the ePrivacy Directive.

 

COUNTRY

TYPE OF AUTHORITY

NAME OF THE AUTHORITY

Austria

DPA

NRA

Österreichische Datenschutzbehörde

Austrian Regulatory Authority for Broadcasting and Telecommunications (RTR)

Belgium

DPA

NRA

 

Autorité de la protection des données - Gegevensbeschermingsautoriteit (APD-GBA)

Belgian Institute for Postal services and Telecommunications

 

Bulgaria

DPA

Commission for personal data protection (CPDP)

Croatia

DPA

NRA

Croatian Personal Data Protection Agency

Croatian Post and electronic communications Agency

Cyprus

DPA

NRA

Commissioner for Personal Data Protection

Office of the Commissioner of Electronic Communications and Postal Regulation (OCECPR)

Czech republic

DPA

Office for Personal Data Protection (OPDP)

Denmark

DPA

NRA

Datatilsynet

Danish Business Authority

Estonia

DPA

Estonian Data Protection Inspectorate

Finland

DPA

NRA

Office of the Data Protection Ombudsman

Finnish Communications Regulatory Authority

France

DPA

Commission Nationale de l'Informatique et des Libertés (CNIL)

Germany

DPA

 

NRA

Die Bundesbeauftragte für den Datenschutz und die Informationsfreiheit (BfDI)


The Federal Network Agency for Electricity, Gas, Telecommunications, Post and Railway (BNetzA)

Greece

DPA

NRA

Hellenic Data Protection Authority (HDPA)

Hellenic Authority for Communication Security and Privacy (ADAE)

Hungary

DPA

 

NRA

Hungarian National Authority for Data Protection and Freedom of Information

National Media and Infocommunications Authority (NMHH)/ Article 4.

Ireland

DPA

Data Protection Commission

Italy

DPA

Garante per la protezione dei dati personali

Latvia

DPA

Data State Inspectorate

Lithuania

DPA

State Data Protection Inspectorate

Luxembourg

DPA

Commission nationale pour la protection des données (CNPD)

Malta

DPA

Office of the Information and Data Protection Commissioner (IDPC)

Netherlands

DPA

NRA

Autoriteit Persoonsgegevens

Authority for Consumers and Markets

Poland

DPA

Urząd Ochrony Danych Osobowych 

Portugal

DPA

Comissão Nacional de Protecção de Dados

Romania

DPA

National Supervisory Authority for Personal Data Processing

Slovakia

DPA

NRA

Office for Personal Data Protection of the Slovak Republic

Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of the Slovak Republic

Slovenia

DPA

NRA

Information Commissioner

Post and Electronic Communications Agency of the Republic of Slovenia

Spain

DPA

Agencia Española de Protección de Datos

Sweden

DPA

NRA

Datainspektionen

Swedish Post and Telecom Authority (PTS)

UK

DPA

Information Commissioner's Office (ICO)