What is Data Privacy?

The right of an individual not to have private information about himself disclosed, and to live freely from surveillance and intrusion.


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NPC highlights data controllers’ prominent role in digital growth, economic recovery

May 31, 2021

Privacy Commissioner Raymund E. Liboro called on businesses and organizations to step up efforts in adopting personal data protection principles and strategies, citing the economic and global opportunities that await those who commit to safeguarding their customers’ privacy to the highest standards. “An incentive for your companies is recognition for excellence for achieving a higher […]

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NPC’s ACE training to help gov’t officials develop data privacy codes of conduct

May 26, 2021

The National Privacy Commission (NPC) is set to hold a Data Protection Officer Accountability, Compliance, and Ethics Certification Program (DPO ACE) on May 26, 2021 to bolster government officials’ capacity in developing data privacy codes of conduct. The DPO ACE is one of the annual activities being conducted during Privacy Awareness Week (PAW), which is […]

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NPC is set to impose administrative fines

May 13, 2021

The National Privacy Commission (NPC) is set to impose administrative fines on data privacy violations of personal information controllers or processors from the private sector. A separate initiative for government agencies is also underway with the NPC holding consultations with the Civil Service Commission. The NPC presented the draft circular on the guidelines on administrative […]

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Announcement


Bids and Awards Committee Announcement

In line with Proclamation No. 922 declaring the State of Public Health Emergency and the declaration of various quarantine measures throughout the Philippines due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and pursuant to GPPB Resolution No. 09-2020, the procurement activities undertaken by the NPC including the suspension and resumption of the same, shall be dependent on the quarantine measures being enforced at any given time in Metro Manila.

Thank you.


Please see attached Draft NPC Circular on Guidelines On Administrative Fines for your reference.

Please send your comments/suggestions/opinions and other valuable inputs to [email protected] not later than 25 June 2021

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Advisory on modified in-person or face-to-face hearing of cases for all parties with pending hearings with the NPC download here


There is an easier and safer way to file your complaints before the National Privacy Commission through the improved COMPLAINTS-ASSISTED FORM (CAF). Download the new version of the form here. Do not forget to attach a copy of your supporting documents.


Validity of DPO Registrations is extended until 30 June 2021. Email [email protected] for queries.


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For breach notifications, send your reports to [email protected]


For complaints, send your complaints-assisted form to [email protected]