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Enacting Formula

Part I PRELIMINARY

Part II PERSONAL DATA PROTECTION COMMISSION AND ADMINISTRATION

Part III GENERAL RULES WITH RESPECT TO PROTECTION OF PERSONAL DATA

Part IV COLLECTION, USE AND DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL DATA

Division 1 — Consent

Division 2 — Purpose

Part V ACCESS TO AND CORRECTION OF PERSONAL DATA

Part VI CARE OF PERSONAL DATA

Part VII ENFORCEMENT OF PARTSĀ III TO VI

Part VIII APPEALS TO DATA PROTECTION APPEAL COMMITTEE, HIGH COURT AND COURT OF APPEAL

Part IX DO NOT CALL REGISTRY

Division 1 — Preliminary

Division 2 — Administration

Division 3 — Specified message to Singapore telephone number

Part X GENERAL

FIRST SCHEDULE Repealed

SECOND SCHEDULE Collection of personal data without consent

THIRD SCHEDULE Use of personal data without consent

FOURTH SCHEDULE Disclosure of personal data without consent

FIFTH SCHEDULE Exceptions from access requirement

SIXTH SCHEDULE Exceptions from correction requirement

SEVENTH SCHEDULE Constitution and proceedings of Data Protection Appeal Panel and Data Protection Appeal Committees

EIGHTH SCHEDULE Exclusion from meaning of "specified message"

NINTH SCHEDULE Powers of investigation of Commission and Inspectors

 
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EIGHTH SCHEDULE
Section 37(5)
Exclusion from meaning of “specified message”
1.  For the purposes of Part IX, a specified message shall not include any of the following:
(a)
any message sent by a public agency under, or to promote, any programme carried out by any public agency which is not for a commercial purpose;
(b)
any message sent by an individual acting in a personal or domestic capacity;
(c)
any message which is necessary to respond to an emergency that threatens the life, health or safety of any individual;
(d)
any message the sole purpose of which is —
(i)
to facilitate, complete or confirm a transaction that the recipient of the message has previously agreed to enter into with the sender;
(ii)
to provide warranty information, product recall information or safety or security information with respect to a product or service purchased or used by the recipient of the message; or
(iii)
to deliver goods or services, including product updates or upgrades, that the recipient of the message is entitled to receive under the terms of a transaction that the recipient has previously agreed to enter into with the sender;
(e)
any message the sole purpose of which is to provide —
(i)
notification concerning a change in the terms or features of;
(ii)
notification of a change in the standing or status of the recipient of the message with respect to; or
(iii)
at regular periodic intervals, account balance information or other type of account statement with respect to,
a subscription, membership, account, loan or comparable ongoing commercial relationship involving the ongoing purchase or use by the recipient of goods or services offered by the sender;
(f)
any message the sole purpose of which is to conduct market research or market survey; or
(g)
any message sent to an organisation other than an individual acting in a personal or domestic capacity, for any purpose of the receiving organisation.
2.  [Deleted by Act 22 of 2016 wef 01/10/2016]