BfDI (Germany)

The BfDI (Der Bundesbeauftragte für den Datenschutz und die Informationsfreiheit) is the federal Data Protection Authority for Germany. It resides in Bonn and is in charge of enforcing GDPR for Germany for the federal government and private telecommunication services.

For any other private sector controller, one of the 16 the local German state data protection authority has sole jurisdiction.


Average time for pending cases

3 years 9 months 19 days

Average time for closed cases

No data available

noyb GDPR Complaints

    Case Controller Status Duration
    C004 WhatsApp Ireland Limited Partial Decision Filed:
    (5 years 4 months ago)
    C037-10095 Deutsche Post AG Pending (2 - 3 years) Filed:
    (2 years 1 month ago)