European Data Protection Board

European Data Protection Board (EDPB) is independent body of the Union and shall have legal personality. EDPB shall ensure the consistent application of GDPR in EU/EEA and support cooperation among supervisory authorities in EU/EEA. EDPB is established on article 68 GDPR and is successor Working party 29 (W P29).


Schengen area


Large-scale information systems


and Union bodies, offices and agencies



European Data Protection Supervisor

European Data Protection Supervisor


Directorate General for Justice

This Commission department is responsible for EU policy on justice, consumer rights and gender equality. DG JUST is one of the most important partner of the Office on European level. EU citizens have a right to live in any EU country and can cross borders with ease. The Commission wants to build a European Union area of justice, which will make it easier for citizens to exercise their rights and allow businesses to make full use of the EU single market.

Of the Commission's 10 political priorities, DG JUST contributes to: 

Council of Europe

Basic information:

Council of Europe (abbr. CoE) is the oldest international political organisation of Europe (May  5 1949, Treaty of London)

Headquaters: Palace of Europe (Strasbourg, France)

Working languages: English, French

Member states: 47