The San Marino Data Protection Authority is an independent administrative authority, established by Law No 171 of 21 December 2018, which entered into force on 5 January 2019, on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data.
DPA was established on 1 February 2019 and is located at the ground floor of the Ministry for Justice and Family. DPA avails the Department of Institutional Affairs and Justice for the secretarial functions.
The Data Protection Authority is a Collegiate Body composed of the Panel, which consists of three full members, and the Office.
The members of the Collegiate Panel are:
President: Mr. Nicola Fabiano (appointed by resolution of the Great and General Council of 23/01/2019)
Vice President: Mr. Umberto Rapetto (appointed by resolution of the Great and General Council of 13/03/2019)
Member: Ms. Patrizia Gigante (appointed by resolution of the Great and General Council of 23/01/2019)
The members of the Collegiate Panel of the San Marino Data Protection Authority took office on 02 April 2019.