Poland became the 25th member State of the Council of Europe on 26 November 1991.

Convention 108 Signed 21/04/99
  Ratified 23/05/02
Convention 108+ Signed 16/05/2019
  Ratified 10/06/2020 
National Constitution   Art 51, 1997 Constitution
Specific National Legislation   Act on the Protection of Personal Data
Enacted   29/08/97
Scope Manual Processing Yes

Non Natural person Yes

Public or private sector Both
Registration or Notification   Some data
Special Authorisation for Exportation   Yes
Data Protection Authority


Urząd Ochrony Danych Osobowych (Personal Data Protection Office)

President: Mrs Edyta Bielak-Jomaa

International Cooperation and Education Department (Zespół Współpracy Międzynarodowej i Edukacji)

Email: [email protected]
Website: https://uodo.gov.pl/