Welcome to the website of the Hellenic Data Protection Authority (HDPA)


The protection of personal data and privacy of individuals constitutes a fundamental human right. Data protection law grants the data subjects, i.e. individuals, certain rights and imposes certain responsibilities on data controllers, i.e. anyone who keeps personal data in a file and processes it.


Please note that this site is not a straightforward translation of our main website in Greek, but a special source of information for non-Greek speaking visitors. In this area you will find the current available information and documents in English. At this moment, the information is limited to general information about the HDPA, the legal framework, citizens’ rights, important guidelines for controllers and the decisions of the HDPA that are available in English.

Guidelines on processing of personal data in the contextof the management of Covid-19

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