Welcome to the Bavarian Data Protection Authority (BayLDA)

Our website provides a large number of information about privacy, mostly even in English. You are invited to read our articles and publications. If you have any question, feel free to contact us.

Note: Notification of data protection officers

Ansbach, 24.04.2018

Online-Service for DPOs will be released soon

As of 25.05.2018, controllers must notify the DPA of their own data protection officer (DPO). The BayLDA prepares an online service for this purpose.

EU General Data Protection Regulation

Ansbach, 30.04.2018

New short paper published

A new short paper regarding the GDPR and the topic risk for fundamental rights and freedom of individuals is now available and can be downloaded.

EU General Data Protection Regulation

Ansbach, 28.03.2018

New short paper published

A new short paper regarding the GDPR and the topic special categories of personal data is now available and can be downloaded.

Press releases

Ansbach, 22.03.2018

Information for small businesses published

The BayLDA published info sheets and templates for small business about the requirements of the GDPR.