PTS Information on processing personal data 


The Swedish Telecom Market report is one of Sweden’s most important survey of telecom operators. The Swedish Post and Telecom Authority (PTS), has been tasked with tracking developments in the electronic communications market, promoting competition in that same market and inform consumers. As a part of these tasks, PTS collects and publishes market data in this report, the “Swedish Telecommunications Market” annually. The data is also used in various analysis within PTS.

PTS conducts its survey on behalf of the government.

PTS processes the following personal data about you contact information for your workplace name, e-mail address, mobile telephone number.

The purpose of personal data processing is to collect the information that PTS needs in order to fulfill the government mandate to follow the development in the area of electronic communications (the statistics are presented in the report Swedish Telecommunications Market).

As it is part of PTS's official instruction to follow developments in the electronic communications market, it is necessary to register these personal data in order to communicate with and inform contacts within the scope of the assignment. The legal grounds for processing your personal data is necessary for the performance of a task carried out in the public interest.

Your personal data is stored until PTS is notified that you are no longer a contact person for the organization in question. The current list is updated immediately, historical lists are saved and once a year all personal data older than three years is deleted in full. Your personal data is also processed by the data processor Research Automators.

If you want to change, add or delete data about yourself, contact PTS, the best way to reach us regarding this specific processing is through

If you want to know what information is stored about you, contact PTS.

If you want to complain about the processing of your personal data, please contact PTS and also to the Swedish Data Protection Authority.

As PTS is a government agency, the authority is subject to the right of public access to information. This means that documents of the authority, including personal data, may become official documents that may be disclosed to the person requesting it. In some cases, however, information may be classified as secret and therefore not disclosed. Read more about the right of public access to information and secrecy on the government website.

PTS data protection officer can be contacted at

PTS contact information: Address: Box 5398, 102 49 Stockholm E-mail: Phone: 08-678 55 00