The purpose of the of Office of the Data Protection Commissioner is to;
To enhance public trust and be an effective personal data protection regulator.
Safeguarding data protection rights through provision of oversight, public awareness and promotion of self-regulation.
To uphold Values of Public Service as set out in Article 10, and in Chapter Six of our Constitution
To act lawfully consistent with our Constitution, and within duties and responsibilities set out in the Data Protection Act 2019
Be consultative in style, transparent and responsive to all stakeholders
To observe the highest standards of impartiality, integrity and objectivity in leading data processing business while maintaining its independence at all times
To cause to have in place effective systems of internal controls for effective economical and proper performance of the functions of the Office
CA Centre • Waiyaki Way,
P.O Box 30920 – 00100
G.P.O Nairobi Tel: 0796954269 / 0703042000 / 0778048164
Hours : Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm