Privacy Library

South Korea

National Data Protection Authority - Other Government Agencies
Korean Information & Security Agency (KISA)
National Information Society Agency (NIA)
Korean Fair Trade Commission
Privacy Laws and Regulations
Personal Information Protection Act (Act No. 10465)
Includes amendments from November 19, 2014.
Enforcement Ordinances (Presidential Decree No. 25840)
Enforcement Rules (MOSPA Order No. 241)
Standards of Security Standards (MOI Guidance Notice No. 2014-7)
The Act on Promotion of Information and Communications Network Utilization and Information Protection, Etc.
Use and Protection of Credit Information Act (2008)
Act on Financial Transactions with Real Name and Guarantee of Secrecy (1997)
(economic laws section)
Consumer Protection Act on Electronic Transaction, amended in 2012


A Look at New Trends: Privacy Laws in East, Central, and South Asia and the Pacific (Bloomberg BNA Privacy and Security Law Report; 06/02/2017)

Privacy Laws in East, Central and South Asia and the Pacific (Bloomberg BNA, June 2016)

Privacy Laws in Asia (Bloomberg BNA Privacy & Security Law Report; 5/18/2015)

Privacy Laws in Asia (Bloomberg BNA Privacy & Security Law Report; 5/30/2014)

Privacy Laws in Asia (Bloomberg BNA Privacy & Security Law Report; 4/22/2014)

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