Identifying an individual in PDPA – CPD courses

Identifying an individual in PDPA – CPD courses

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Personal data under the PDPA may include the following:

  • Full name
  • NRIC Number or FIN (Foreign Identification Number)
  • Passport number
  • Photograph or video image of an individual
  • Mobile telephone number
  • Personal email address
  • Thumbprint
  • DNA profile
  • Name and residential address.

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True and false personal data – CPD courses

True and false personal data – CPD courses

5.7 It may be noted from the PDPA’s definition of personal data that whether data is “personal data” does not depend on whether the data is true or false. In some cases, an individual may have appropriate reasons for using data that is not, strictly speaking, true, for example, when an individual uses a fictitious name or nickname as part of his or her personal email address. CPD courses Continue reading

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Personal data – CPD courses

5 Personal data – CPD courses

5.1 Personal data is defined in the PDPA as “data, whether true or not, about an individual who can be identified —  CPD courses
a) from that data; or
b) from that data and other information to which the organisation has or is likely to have access.”  Continue reading

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Definitions and related matters – CPD courses

3 Definitions and related matters – CPD courses

3.1 Before considering the various Data Protection Provisions, it is important to take note of some terms which are used throughout the Data Protection Provisions and which bear particular meanings for the purposes of the PDPA. Some of these terms are defined in Part I of the PDPA (specifically, in section 2(1)). CPD courses Continue reading

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Overview of the PDPA – CPD courses

2 Overview of the PDPA – CPD courses

2.4 The PDPA’s Do Not Call Registry provisions are set out in Part IX of the PDPA (the “Do Not Call Provisions”). These deal with the establishment of Singapore’s national Do Not Call Registry (the “Do Not Call Registry”) and the obligations of organisations relating to the sending of certain marketing messages to Singapore telephone numbers. The Do Not Call Registry will initially comprise 3 separate registers kept and maintained by the Commission under section 39 of the PDPA (the “Do Not Call Registers”) which cover telephone calls, text messages and faxes. Users and subscribers will be able to register their Singapore telephone number(s) on one or more Do Not Call Registers depending on their preferences in relation to receiving marketing messages through telephone calls, text messages or fax. CPD courses Continue reading

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Introduction – CPD courses

1 Introduction – CPD courses

1.1 The Personal Data Protection Act 2012 (the “PDPA”) establishes a general data protection law in Singapore which governs the collection, use and disclosure of individuals’ personal data by organisations. The Personal Data Protection Commission (the “Commission”) is established under the PDPA with the key functions, amongst others, of promoting awareness of data protection in Singapore and administering and enforcing the PDPA. CPD courses Continue reading

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Prescribed qualifications and requirements for key executive officer – CPD courses

Prescribed qualifications and requirements for key executive officer – CPD courses

9. Subject to the requirements of the Act, a key executive officer of an estate agent must satisfy the following requirements: CPD courses
(a) he must be the sole proprietor, a director or a partner of the estate agent;
(b) he must, subject to regulation 6(2), satisfy the requirements in regulation 6(1)(c) for a sole proprietor, partner or director performing estate agency work;  Continue reading

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Variation of licence requirements for former principal licensees and partners and directors of former house agents – CPD courses

Variation of licence requirements for former principal licensees and partners and directors of former house agents – CPD courses

7.—(1) Regulation 6(1)(c)(iv) and (v) shall not, in any application for an estate agent’s licence made on or before 31st December 2010, apply to any person who — CPD courses
(a) is a former principal licensee; or
(b) is a partner or director of a former house agent performing estate agency work and who, on or before 31st December 2010, passes an industry examination listed in the first
column of the Second Schedule that is conducted by the body specified in the second column thereto or obtains an equivalent or higher qualification as determined by the
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Application for grant or renewal of licence – CPD courses

Application for grant or renewal of licence – CPD courses

5. Every application for the grant or renewal of an estate agent’s licence shall be made electronically in the forms provided under ‘‘Licensing of Estate Agents’’ at the Council’s website. CPD courses

Prescribed requirements for grant and renewal of licence

6.—(1) Subject to the Act, paragraphs (2) and (3) and regulation 7, no licence shall be granted or renewed unless —  Continue reading

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Extension of time and waiver of requirements – CPD courses

Extension of time and waiver of requirements – CPD courses

16.—(1) Subject to paragraph (3), the Appeals Board committee may extend the period prescribed by these Rules or stipulated in any order or direction of the Appeals Board committee — CPD courses
(a) for lodging any document; or
(b) for doing anything, on such terms as it deems fit, notwithstanding that the application for extension is made after the expiration of that period.  Continue reading

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