|Country or territory||Jersey|
|Name of the organisation||Office of the Information Commissioner|
|Chair and/or College||Chair: Jacob Kohnstamm
Acting Information Commissioner: Paul Vane
Jersey JE2 3RG
|Primary contact (phone and/or email)||+44(0)1534 716530|
|Number of staff||5|
|Year of Establishment||1986|
|Founding Act or Law||Current: Data Protection (Jersey) Law 2005
New (from 25th May 2018: Data Protection (jersey) Law 2018
|Online profile (website, social media, etc.)||oicjersey.org|
|General description of activities||Statutory authority for the Bailiwick of Jersey regulating the Data Protection (Jersey) Law 2005 and Freedom of Information (Jersey) Law 2011.|
|General description of enforcement actions (powers of investigation, inspection and/or sanction)||Powers under the 2005 Law include powers of entry and search, power to issue Enforcement Notices, Information Notices and formal Undertakings (non-statutory).
Powers under the 2018 Law extended to including fining powers up to £10,000.
|Number of decisions, opinions, recommendations in previous year||3|