General conditions for transferring the personal data
A transfer of personal data to a third country or an international organisation may take place where the Commission has decided that the third country, a territory or one or more specified sectors within that third country, or the international organisation in question ensures an adequate level of protection. Such a transfer shall not require any specific authorisation.
Chapter V, Article 45, Paragraph 1
Regulation's subject matter
Transfers on the basis of an adequacy decision (Article 45, Chapter V)
Commission International organisation Third country