For Accountability Agents
perform a key role in the APEC Cross Border Privacy Rules (CBPR) system by
certifying that the privacy policies and practices of participating companies
are compliant with the CBPR system program requirements. Through the APEC CBPR
system, Accountability Agents work collaboratively with companies, consumers
and governments to ensure that cross border personal data transfers meet the
standards required by the APEC Privacy Framework, to and resolve
any disputes should they arise.
an APEC CBPR system recognised Accountability Agent, you can use the CBPR Intake Questionnaire
and CBPR Program Requirements
to assess whether companies and other organisations are APEC CBPR system
compliant OR you may be able to use your own privacy certification program.
Interested in applying
to become an Accountability Agent?
APEC CBPR requirements for Accountability Agents
The process for becoming an Accountability Agent
Ongoing APEC CBPR requirements for Accountability Agents