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Updated NRIC Rules to Enhance Consumer Protection From 1 September 2019

31 Aug 2018

From 1 September 2019, organisations are expected to stop collecting, using or disclosing customers' NRIC and other national identification numbers where it is not required under the law or necessary to establish or verify an individual's identity to a high degree of fidelity.

Find out more about protecting your NRIC number here. for other languages, please refer to the Factsheets section under PDPC's Resources for Individuals.


Last updated on 31 August 2018