A typical data protection journey comprises three progressive stages:
Click on each stage to learn more about what you need to know and resources that you can use to support the implementation of data protection (DP) policies and processes for your organisation.
1) Building Awareness
Get to know the essentials of the Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA) such as the key terms and organisations' obligations under the PDPA.
2) Kick-start your DP journey
Take the first step to kick-start the implementation of data protection policies and processes for your organisation using PDPC’s free-to-use resources such as sample clauses, templates, communication materials and tools.
3) Getting into Compliance
Learn about what you need to do for your organisation to ensure compliance with the PDPA and the security measures that you need to put in place to safeguard the personal data entrusted by your customers and employees.
4) Moving Towards Accountability
This guide explains the accountability principle in the context of personal data protection and how organisations may demonstrate accountability for personal data in their care. It is important for organisations to shift from a compliance-based approach to an accountability-based approach in managing personal data.