Nemzeti Adatvédelmi és Információszabadság Hatóság (NAIH)

Territory: Hungary 
Continent: Europe
Scope: National
Competence: Privacy/Data Protection
Year established: 2012 (former predecessor institution: Parliamentary Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information, established in 1995) 

Number of staff: 108

Head of authority: Dr. Attila Péterfalvi

He graduated at Eötvös Loránd University Faculty of Political Sicence and Law in 1981. He has been active in the field of data protection from 1996. Between  2001-2007 he was the Parliamentary Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information in Hungary.

Honorary Professor at Károli Gáspár University of the Reformed Church and also at Pázmány Péter Catholic University in Hungary. Got his PhD in 2014 at Zrínyi Miklós National Defence University.

Author of more than 50 publications (data protection and freedom of information) in Hungarian and English language.

Contact details:
Address: H-1055 Budapest, Falk Miksa u. 9-11. Hungary.
Telephone: +36 -1-391-1400
Website: www.naih.hu