Privacy Library

South Korea

National Data Protection Authority - Other Government Agencies

Personal Data Protection Commission (PIPC)
Korean Information & Security Agency (KISA)
National Information Society Agency (NIA)
Korean Fair Trade Commission

Privacy Laws and Regulations

National-Federal 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.
Sectoral Privacy Laws and Regulations
Use and Protection of Credit Information Act (2008)
Act on Financial Transactions with Real Name and Guarantee of Secrecy (1997)
(economic laws section)
Anti-Spam Laws and Regulations
Consumer Protection Act on Electronic Transaction, amended in 2012


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