Welcome to the Asia Pacific Privacy Authorities (APPA) website. APPA is a forum for privacy authorities in the Asia Pacific region. It gives privacy authorities in the region an opportunity to form partnerships, discuss best practices and share information on emerging technology, trends and changes to privacy regulation.

On this website, you can find a number of privacy resources and information about APPA’s bi-annual forum, Privacy Awareness Week, and contact details for members.

52nd APPA Forum in the Philippines

The National Privacy Commission, Philippines (NPC) hosted the 52nd Asia Pacific Privacy Authorities (APPA) Forum on 2-3 December in Cebu, Philippines. Over two days, APPA members and invited guests discussed global privacy trends, exchanged domestic experiences, and sought opportunities for cooperation on education and enforcement activities across the Asia Pacific region.

For more information about the 52nd APPA Forum, including the issues that were discussed, see the Communiqué.

52nd APPA group photo