There follows a list of current observers accredited under article 5.3 of the Conference’s rules and procedures
- Rule 5.3(a) Public entity other than an international organisation
- Rule 5.3(b) international organisation
- Rule 5.3(c) Reciprocal recognition
The arrangements for admitting and accrediting observers changed in 2011 and again in 2015. Complete and reliable records do not exist for observers prior to 2015. The following organisations are not currently observers.
39th International Conference
Abu Dhabi Global Market Registration Authority (2017), Malaysia Department of Personal Data Protection (2017), Republic of Korea Korea Communications Commission (2017), Singapore Personal Data Protection Commission (2017), U.S. Department of Justice Chief Privacy and Civil Liberties Officer (2017), International Organisation for Migration (2017), UNESCO (2017), United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (2017).
38th International Conference
Belgium Supervisory Authority for Police Information Management (2016), Japan Personal Information Protection Commission (2016), Kenya Commission on Administrative Justice (2016), Montenegro Agency for Personal Data Protection and Free Access to Information (2016), Nigeria Cybercrime Advisory Council (2016), Nigeria National Identity Management Commission (2016), USA Department of Justice (2016), USA Office of the Privacy and Data Protection, Washington State (2016), International Organisation for Migration (2016).
37th International Conference
Republic of Trinidad and Tobago Ministry of Communications (2015 – 2016).
36th International Conference
Japan Specific Personal Information Protection Commission (2014–2016), Singapore Infocomm Development Authority (2014 – 2016).
35th International Conference
Ecuador Superintendencia de Telecomunicaciones (SUPERTEL) (2013 – 2016), Singapore Personal Data Protection Commission (2013 – 2016), South Korea National Information Security Agency (2013 – 2016).
34th International Conference
Ecuador Dirección Nacional de Registro de Datos Públicos (DINARDAP) (2012 – 2016), Organization of American States (2012 – 2016).
33rd International Conference
Japan Consumer Affairs Agency (2011–2016).