Monthly Statistical Report in the field of Access to Information and Personal Data Protection
of Activities of the Commissioner for Information of Public Importance
and Personal Data Protection in April 2017
I. Case Statistics
In April 2017, the Commissioner’s Office received a total of 951 cases, including:
· 470 cases in connection with freedom of information,
· 384 cases in connection with personal data protection,
· 97 cases relating to both spheres of competence and operations of the Commissioner’s Office.
A total of 4082 pending cases were carried forward from the previous period (3559 – freedom of information, 477 – data protection, 46 – other cases, so a total of 5.033 cases were handled during the month).
A total of 870 cases were resolved during this month (407 - freedom of information, 369 – data protection, 94 – harmonisation of the law and regulations)
There are 4163 cases pending (3622 – freedom of information, 492 – data protection and 49 - harmonisation of the law and regulations)
According to the available call records, 1409 contacts with citizens and public authorities were made to provide advice on the exercise of freedom of information and with citizens and personal data controllers for consultations in connection with implementation of the Law on Personal Data Protection and cases handled.