ePrivacy Overview

The French Postal and Electronic Communications Code (Code des Postes et des Communications électroniques; CPCE) is in accordance with Article 13 of the EU’s Privacy and Electronic Communications Directive (the ePrivacy Directive). The Ordinance no. 2011-1012 of August 2011 implements the amendments to the Privacy and Electronic Communications Directive.

In January 2017, the European Commission published a proposal for an ePrivacy Regulation.