Working Party on Information Exchange and Data Protection (DAPIX)

Council of the EU

The Working Party of on Information Exchange and Data Protection handles work relating to the implementation of legislation and policies on the information exchange and protection of personal data in the field of law enforcement. It also closely cooperates with Europol, especially regarding the Information Management Strategy (IMS) on streamlining cross-border information exchange.

With respect to information exchange the working party handles:

  • improving information exchange between law enforcement authorities of member states

With respect to data protection the working focuses on:

  • ensuring data exchange in compliance with current principles and rules on personal data protection