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|Friday, 19 September 2014

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine accepted the Law of Ukraine "On protection of personal data" on June 1, 2010  and ratified the Convention for the Protection of Individuals with regard to Automatic Processing of Personal Data and the Additional Protocol to the Convention for the Protection of Individuals with regard to automatic processing of personal data regarding supervisory authorities and transboundary data flows on July 6, 2010.

The purpose of the Convention for the Protection of Individuals with regard to Automatic Processing of Personal Data, adopted by  members of the Council of Europe, is to secure for every individual, whatever his nationality or residence, respect for his rights and fundamental freedoms, and in particular his right to privacy, with regard to automatic processing of personal data relating to him. To achieve this goal in the European Union on the 24th of October, 1995 the Directive on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data was adopted, and  in the European countries the national  laws about protection of personal data were adopted. The Law of Ukraine "On protection of personal data" defines the principles of relations of personal data protection in Ukraine.

Decree of President of Ukraine of December 9, 2011 created the State Service of Ukraine on Personal Data Protection as the central body of executive power, activity of which is directed and coordinated by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine through the Minister of Justice of Ukraine

Decree of President of Ukraine dated April 6, 2011 № 390/2011 approved the Regulations of the State Service of Ukraine on Personal Data Protection.

This decree establishes the objectives and functions of protection of personal data entrusted to the State Service of Ukraine on personal data protection.

Some functions on personal data protection entrusted to the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine, according to the Regulations of the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine approved by the Decree of President of Ukraine from April 6, 2011 № 395/2011.

Ministry of Justice of Ukraine is the main authority in the system of central executive bodies with the formation and implementation of national legal policy for the protection of personal data.


Розробник: Корпорація Софтлайн (Україна)