Is your company PDPA compliant? Is personal data properly collected, used and protected by your company?

Since coming into force on 2 July 2014, the Personal Data Protection Act 2012 (“PDPA”) requires that all organisations, including small and medium enterprises (“SMEs”), which collect, use or retain the personal data of individuals, including both employees or customers, are required to comply by law, else face fines of up to SGD

Latest PDPC Initiatives:  "Appoint a Data Protection Officer. It’s Mandatory."

Has your organisation appointed and trained a Data Protection Officer/Officers (“DPO/DPOs”)? Recent initiatives launched by the PDPC include advertisements and letters to individual Singapore registered companies highlighting the requirement to appoint a DPO.  Please see below for some examples of latest PDPC’s initiatives or you can find more updates in the News and