Draft Advisory Guidelines on Key Provisions of the Personal Data Protection (Amendment) Bill

The draft Advisory Guidelines provide the PDPC’s clarification on key provisions in the Bill and are not meant to exhaustively cover all the amendments in the PDPA. The draft Advisory Guidelines will be finalised and issued when the amendments to the PDPA come into effect. 

The full document is available here. The annexes are available here: Annex A, Annex B and Annex C

Chapters Listing

  • Chapter 1: Introduction
  • Chapter 2: Enhanced Framework for Collection, Use and Disclosure of Personal Data
  • Chapter 3: Mandatory Data Breach Notification
  • Chapter 4: Financial Penalties
  • Chapter 5: Offences for Egregious Mishandling of Personal Data
  • Annex A: PDPA's Enhanced Framework for the Collection, Use and Disclosure of Personal Data
  • Annex B: Assessment Checklist for Deemed Consent by Notification
  • Annex C: Assessment Checklist for Legitimate Interests Exception