Indonesia: Data protection authority governance in Government Regulation No. 71 of 2019 on Organization of Electronic Systems and Transactions (GR 71/2019)


Current status
in force
04 Oct 2019 in force


Policy Area
Data governance
Policy Instrument
Data protection authority governance
Regulated Economic Activity
infrastructure provider: internet and telecom services
platform intermediary: user-generated content
platform intermediary: e-commerce
search service provider
platform intermediary: other
Government Branch
Government Body
central government
Implementation Level

Timeline of events

04 Oct 2019
in force

Implemented Government Regulation 71/2019 regulating data protection authority governance

On 4 October 2019, the Government of Indonesia issues and implements Government Regulation 71 (GR 71/2019). The Regulation revokes GR 82/2012 and introduces a classification of Electronic System Providers (ESP) into Public and Private. The Regulatio…

Event type order
Action type implementation
Government branch executive
Government body central government