Luxembourg became member of the Council of Europe on 5 May 1949. It is a founder member of the Organisation.

Convention 108 Signed 28/01/81
  Ratified 10/02/88
Convention 108 Signed 10/10/2018
National Constitution   Art. 28, 1868 Constitution
Specific National Legislation   Act on the Protection of individuals with regard to the processing of Personal Data (French only)
Law of 30 May 2005 laying down specific provisions for the protection of persons with regard to the processing of personal data in the electronic communications sector, such as modified (French only)
Enacted   02/08/2002
Scope Manual Processing Yes

Non Natural person No

Public or private sector Both
Registration or Notification   Some Data (list of exemptions)
Special Authorisation for Exportation   Some Data
Data Protection Authority

  National Commission for Data Protection
Commission nationale de la protection des données
41 rue de la Gare L- 1611 LUXEMBOURG
Tél. (+352) 26 10 60-1 / Fax : (+352) 26 10 60-29
Email : [email protected]