Public Consultations

Public Consultation for Proposed Advisory Guidelines on the PDPA for NRIC Numbers
Nov-Dec 2017

Dec 2017

The public consultation on Proposed Advisory Guidelines on the PDPA for NRIC Numbers has closed on 18 December 2017.

Nov 2017

This public consultation paper seeks views on the revised chapter on NRIC numbers in the Advisory Guidelines on Selected Topics in the PDPA as well as the accompanying proposed technical guide that provides guidance on the alternatives that can be considered in place of the NRIC number as a unique identifier used in websites and other public facing systems.

The documents issued for public consultation are as follows:

Note: A correction has been made to paragraph 1.3 of the proposed advisory guidelines on 9 November 2017.

Interested parties were invited to submit their views by 5pm on 18 December 2017.

 

Public Consultation for Approaches to Managing Personal Data in the Digital Economy
Jul-Sep 2017

Feb 2018

The PDPC has issued a response to the feedback received from the public consultation.

Oct 2017

The public consultation on Approaches to Managing Personal Data in the Digital Economy has closed on 5 October 2017.

Jul 2017

This public consultation paper seeks views on the proposed Notification of Purpose and Legal or Business Purpose approaches as parallel bases for collecting, using and disclosing personal data, and the proposed mandatory data breach notification regime under the PDPA. These proposals are part of the PDPC's review of the PDPA.

The document issued for publication is as follows:

 
Interested parties are invited to submit their views to corporate@pdpc.gov.sg. The consultation period has been extended and will close on 5 October 2017. 

 

 

Public Consultation on the Proposed Advisory Guidelines for the Education, Healthcare and Social Service Sectors and Photography
May-Jun 2014

Sep 2014

For more information on the final sectoral Advisory Guidelines issued, please click here.

For more information on the final Advisory Guidelines issued, please click here.

Jun 2014

The Public Consultation on the proposed advisory guidelines for the education sector, healthcare sector, social service sector and the proposed advisory guidelines on the PDPA for selected topics (photography) has closed on 6 June 2014.

May 2014

These Consultation Papers sought views from the public on the issues and scenarios raised in the proposed advisory guidelines for the education sector, healthcare sector, social service sector and the proposed advisory guidelines on the PDPA for selected topics (photography).

The documents issued for public consultation are as follows:

  1. Cover Note
  2. Proposed Advisory Guidelines for the Education Sector
  3. Proposed Advisory Guidelines for the Healthcare Sector
  4. Proposed Advisory Guidelines for the Social Service Sector
  5. Proposed Advisory Guidelines on the PDPA for Selected Topics - Photography
Interested parties were invited to submit their views on the Consultation Papers to the PDPC from 16 May to 6 June 2014 (12pm).
 


Public Consultation on the Proposed Real Estate Agency and Telecommunication Advisory Guidelines
Jan-Feb 2014

May 2014

For more information on the final sectoral Advisory Guidelines issued, please click here

February 2014

The Public Consultation on the proposed real estate agency and telecommunication advisory guidelines has closed on 13 February 2014. 

January 2014

The Consultation Paper sought views from the public on the issues and scenarios raised in the proposed real estate agency and telecommunication advisory guidelines.

The documents issued for public consultation are as follows:

  1. Cover Note 
  2. Proposed Advisory Guidelines for Real Estate Agency Sector
  3. Proposed Advisory Guidelines on Telecommunication Sector 

Interested parties were invited to submit their views on the Consultation Papers from 23 January to 13 February 2014 (5pm).


Public Consultation on the Proposed Business Operation of the Do Not Call Registry
May-Jun 2013

September 2013

June 2013

The Public Consultation on the business operation proposed for the Do Not Call (DNC) registry has closed on 14 June 2013. 

May 2013

The Consultation Paper sought views from the public on the business operation proposed for the Do Not Call (DNC) registry for individuals and organisations to be made under the Personal Data Protection Act 2012 (PDPA).

This consultation focuses on two major groups of users - individuals and organisations. It includes:

  • The methods and requirements on how an individual can register his telephone number with the DNC registry; and
  • The process of how an organisation can access and check the DNC registry, the format of results returned and the proposed charges levied.

The document issued for public consultation is as follows:

Interested parties were invited to submit their Consultation Paper from 15 May to 14 June 2013.


Public Consultation on Proposed Regulations and Advisory Guidelines
Feb-Apr 2013

May 2014

For more information on the final Advisory Guidelines issued, please click here

September 2013

For more information on the final Advisory Guidelines issued, please click here.

April 2013

The Public Consultation on the positions proposed for the Regulations and Advisory Guidelines to be made under the Personal Data Protection Act 2012 (PDPA) has closed on 1 April 2013.

February 2013

The Consultation Papers sought views from the public on the positions proposed for the Regulations and Advisory Guidelines to be made under the Personal Data Protection Act 2012 (PDPA).

There were three sets of documents issued for public consultation:

  1. Proposed Regulations under the PDPA 
  2. Proposed Advisory Guidelines for Key Concepts in the PDPA
  3. Proposed Advisory Guidelines on Selected Topics

Interested parties were invited to submit their views on the Consultation Papers from 7 February to 1 April 2013.

Last updated on 21 February 2018