Office du Commîns d’l’Înformâtion d’Jèrri

In English:Jersey Office of the Information Commissioner
Competence: Privacy/Data Protection and ATI/RTI
Jurisdiction: Jersey, Channel Islands
Year established:2018 (as Jersey OIC), previously Data Protection Commissioner and Data Protection Registrar
Number of staff: 14
Head of authority:Information Commissioner – Jay Fedorak PhD
Dr Jay Fedorak was appointed as Information Commissioner in July 2018.
He has 25 years of experience in the field of privacy and Freedom of Information, as a regulator and in the public service of the Province of British Columbia as a practitioner.
Before relocating to Jersey, Dr Fedorak was Deputy Commissioner to the Information and Privacy Commissioner of British Columbia for 6 years. Prior to that, he was an adjudicator for the same regulator for 3 years.
Dr Fedorak holds an MA and PhD in International History from the London School of Economics.
Relevant laws
The Data Protection (Jersey) Law 2018

The Data Protection Authority (Jersey) Law 2018

Freedom of Information (Jersey) Law 2011



Contact details:

Address: Jersey Office of the Information Commissioner, 2nd Floor, 5 Castle Street, St Helier, Jersey, JE2 3BT
Telephone:  +44(0) 1534 716530