Is there net neutrality regulation?

Yes. See EU Regulation 2015/2120 and BEREC Guidelines on the Implementation by National Regulators of European Net Neutrality Rules

Has any national regulator issued any regulation regarding zero rating?


Is zero rating permitted by the national regulation or tolerated by the national regulator?


Name of the operators implementing zero rating offerings:

A1 Slovenia (

Are the operators zero-rating specific services (e.g. only Whatsapp) or classes of services (e.g. all instant messaging apps)?

A1 is zero-rating different classes of services, ie chat, social, music, video or all classes together. Initially, it offered a few partners in each class, but the programme is open to all potential partners.
Spotify, 3Kiosk, 3Cloud 5GB, 3Cloud 25GB, 3Cloud 100GB, 3 Mobile TV, 3Mobile TV XL (daily), 3Mobile TV XL (monthly), 3 MobileTV L (monthly), 3 Film-Abo (monthly)

In case only specific services are zero rated, what are the zero rated services?

Is the zero-rated service throttled or blocked after the data volume is exceeded?


Is the user signing up for free (e.g. zero rated services are bundled with specific offerings) or is the zero rating offering?

Signing for free.

Is the Content of Application Provider paying to be zero-rated?


Is the zero rating offering time-limited?


Internet penetration level:

In Oct/2019, 79.9% per IWS

 Is there data protection regulation in the country?

Yes. General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (“GDPR”)

Name of the person providing information (optional):

Dušan Caf