Football agents

How do we use your data?

You’re fundamental for the development of the game’s stars. We use your data to comply with the rules of football and in particular the FIFA Football Agent Regulations. In this regard, the data that you enter on the FIFA Agent Platform is necessary for you to become a licensed agent and to centralise the reporting with regard to football agents’ activities. Some of your data is made available on the FIFA Legal Hub and the FIFA Agent Platform in order to ensure transparency, and information of public interest might be published on We also use your data to create the stats that are of interest to our fans – for example, we may refer to the amounts earned linked to player transfers.

Where does your data come from?

Your data comes directly from you.

What data do we collect?

  • Name

  • Postal address

  • Agent ID number

  • Postcode

  • City

  • Country

  • Date of birth

  • Nationality

  • Email address

  • Gender

  • Licence number

  • National identification/passport number

  • Mobile phone number

  • Office phone number

  • Website address

  • Social media account details

  • Agency name

  • Picture

  • Information on authorisation to work with minors

  • Information on remuneration received

  • Dates of transactions

  • Details of compliance background check

  • List of clients

  • Details of services provided

  • Details of sanctions imposed

How long do we keep your data?

We keep your data for as long as you are a licensed agent, or as required for legal or regulatory purposes.

Who do we share your data with?

  • Clubs

  • Coaches

  • Member associations

  • Single-entity leagues

  • Players

  • The general public

What part of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) covers this?

  • Article 6 paragraph 1 (a) GDPR (consent)

  • Article 6 paragraph 1 (c) GDPR (compliance with legal obligation)

  • Article 6 paragraph 1 (e) GDPR (public interest)

  • Article 6 paragraph 1 (f) GDPR (legitimate interests)

Data Subjects

Ticket buyers

Before the first whistle, you should know that we use your data to provide customer service, manage our relationship and allow you to pay for your ticket.


We can’t wait to welcome you to one of our events to share our love of the beautiful game!

Event team members and volunteers

Thanks for being part of the team of staff and volunteers who make our events happen. We couldn’t do it without you!

Match officials

Without our hard-working officials, there’s no game, so thanks for everything you do for the sake of football around the world.

Media professionals

Thanks for helping us tell football’s story! We use your data to manage access to the FIFA Media Channel and accredit the journalists, photographers and broadcast reporters who help us bring football to the world.

Match agents

Match agents help us bring communities, countries, clubs and national teams together – you embody FIFA’s Living Football philosophy.

Football agents

You’re fundamental for the development of the game’s stars. We use your data to comply with the rules of football and in particular the FIFA Football Agent Regulations.


Without fans like you, there’s no football. Your enthusiasm gets us up in the morning and drives us to make football truly global.

Players under the age of 18

You’re the future of the game. We use your data to help keep football safe and open, protect young players, comply with the rules of football, distribute funds and support payments, and share information between member associations and FIFA.

Amateur players

You’re the beating heart of the game, the players who turn out for local glory come rain or shine.

Professional players

You’re the stars of the game and role models for millions of people. We salute you. We use your data to comply with the rules of football and the Regulations on the Status and Transfer of Players.

Keeping the game clean

It is everyone’s responsibility to play by the rules and ensure the beautiful game is a doping-free sport.

eFootball players

Passionate fans from all over the world tune in to watch the action online. You are the stars. We use your data to give you access to the platform where the game is played.


Fair play is the name of the game. You must blow the whistle when you see foul play on or off the pitch.

Last updated: Wednesday 1 September 2021 at 08:06