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.

News & Events


April 5, 2021

The National Privacy Commission (NPC) is currently validating information that says 879,699 Facebook accounts of Filipino netizens allegedly are compromised as part of the large-scale breach affecting 533 million global users in the social media platform. Initial information shows that the data leaked includes phone numbers, full names, location, e-mail addresses, and biographical information of […]


Unified contact tracing app a welcome development says the Privacy Commissioner

March 30, 2021

Throughout this pandemic, we at the National Privacy Commission (NPC) maintained that privacy should be considered in government interventions that make use of personal data. When the government collects the personal data of our citizenry, we owe to them a solemn covenant to protect their personal data, and ensure that we will not use their […]


eRehistro: Certificate of Registration and User Credentials Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

March 22, 2021

Dahil maspinadali naming ang registration process, madali ka lang din makakuha ng Certificate of Registration! Narito ang iba pang detalye tungkol sa Certificate of Registration at user credentials sa eRehistro. Ano ang dapat asahan pagkatapos makagawa ng account sa eRehistro? Kapag nakagawa ka na ng account sa eRehistro, kailangang kumpletuhin ang mga detalye sa pagrehistro. […]



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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