Worldwide newsMay 5, 2022Philippines NPC conducts on-site compliance checks

Since March 2022, the National Privacy Commission (NPC) of the Philippines is conducting on-site compliance check visits to personal information controllers (PICs) and personal information processors (PIPs), to verify compliance documents submitted and determine whether there are substantial findings of non-compliance with the Data Privacy Act of 2012 and NPC’s issuances. On-site visits are being conducted by the NPC’s Compliance and Monitoring Division, to determine whether a PIC or PIP can demonstrate organizational commitment, program controls, and review mechanisms intended to assure privacy and personal data protection of their data processing systems. Continue reading on the NPC website here.