This Personal Data Protection Policy (“Policy”) sets out the basis which POH TIONG CHOON LOGISTICS LIMITED (“we”, “us”, or “our”) may collect, use, disclose and/or otherwise process the personal data of an individual in accordance with the Personal Data Protection Act 2012 and its subsidiary legislation and regulations (“PDPA”).


  1. In this Policy, “personal data” means data, whether true or not, about a customer who can be identified from:-
  • that data; or
  • that data and other information to which we have or are likely to have
  1. The exact type of personal data that may apply in your case will vary depending on the nature of your interaction with us. Some examples of personal data which we may collect from you include your name and identification information such as your NRIC number, contact information such as your address, email address and/or telephone number, nationality, gender, date of birth, marital status, photographs and other audio-visual information, educational information, employment information and financial
  2. This Policy applies to personal data in our possession or under our control, including personal data in the possession of organisations which we have engaged to collect, use, disclose or process personal data for our
  3. Subject to the provisions of the PDPA, the provisions of this Policy do not apply to “business contact information” as defined in the PDPA, which means an individual’s name, position name or title, business telephone number, business address, business e-mail address or business fax number and any other similar information about an individual, not provided by the individual solely for personal


  1. We generally do not collect your personal data unless (a) it is provided to us voluntarily by you directly or via a third party who has been duly authorised by you to disclose your personal data to us (your “authorised representative”) after (i) you (or your authorised representative) have been notified of the purposes for which the data is collected, and (ii) you (or your authorised representative) have provided written consent to the collection and usage of your personal data for those purposes, or (b) collection and use of personal data without consent is permitted or required by the PDPA or other We shall seek your consent before collecting any additional personal data and before using your personal data for a purpose which has not been notified to you (except where permitted or authorised by law).
  2. If you are acting as an intermediary or otherwise on behalf of a third party individual or supplying us with information regarding a third party individual (such as a friend, a colleague, an employee etc), you undertake that you are an authorised representative or agent of such third party individual and that you have obtained all necessary consents from such third party individual to the collection, processing, use and disclosure by us of his/her personal data. Because we are collecting the third party individual’s data from you, you undertake to make the third party individual aware of all matters listed in this policy preferably by distributing a copy of this policy to them or by referring them to our website.
  3. We may collect and use your personal data for any or all of the following purposes:-
    • performing obligations in the course of or in connection with our provision of the goods and/or services requested by you;
    • for the purposes of the supply of products, services and/or support by you to us and/or the evaluation of the products, services and/or support supplied by you;
    • verifying your identity and/or conducting due diligence or background checks;
    • responding to, handling, and processing queries, requests, applications, complaints and/or feedback from you;
    • for general management and reporting purposes (such as invoicing and account management) and/or otherwise managing your relationship with us;
    • sending your marketing information about our goods or services including notifying you of our marketing events, initiatives and promotions;
    • security clearance for entry or access to our premises;
    • complying with any applicable laws, regulations, codes of practice, guidelines, or rules, or to assist in law enforcement and investigations conducted by any governmental and/or regulatory authority;
    • any other purposes for which you have provided the information;
    • transmitting to any unaffiliated third parties including our third party service providers and agents, and relevant governmental and/or regulatory authorities, whether in Singapore or abroad, for the aforementioned purposes; and/or
    • any other incidental business purposes related to or in connection with the above.
  4. In addition:-
    1. if you are a job applicant, your personal data may be collected and used by us for the following purposes and we may disclose your personal data to third parties where necessary for any or all of the following purposes:-
      • assessing and evaluating your suitability for employment (whether on a part time, temporary or full-time basis or as an intern or trainee) in any current or prospective position within our organisation;
      • verifying your identity and the accuracy of your personal details and other information provided; and/or
      • any other purposes for which you have provided the information.
    2. If you are an employee, your personal data may be collected and used by us for the following purposes and we may disclose your personal data to third parties where necessary for any or all of the following purposes:-
      • performing obligations under or in connection with your contract of employment with us, including payment of remuneration and tax;
      • all administrative and human resources related matters within our organisation, including administering payroll, granting access to our premises and computer systems, processing leave applications, administering your insurance and other benefits, processing your claims and expenses, investigating any acts or defaults (or suspected acts or defaults) and developing human resource policies;
      • managing our employment relationship with you and resolving any employment related grievances;
      • assessing and evaluating your suitability for employment/appointment or continued employment/appointment in any position within our organisation;
      • performing obligations under or in connection with the provision of our goods or services to our clients;
      • facilitating any proposed or confirmed merger, acquisition or business asset transaction involving any part of our organisation, or corporate restructuring process;
      • facilitating our compliance with any laws, customs and regulations which may be applicable to you and/or us; and/or
      • any other purposes for which you have provided the information.
  5. We may disclose, in accordance with the PDPA and other applicable laws, your personal data:-
    1. where such disclosure is required for performing obligations in the course of or in connection with our provision of the goods or services requested by you;
    2. to our parent, subsidiary and/or related companies in order to achieve any of the purposes listed in clause B3 above;
    3. to our auditors, legal advisors and other outside professional advisers and to other parties that provide products or services to us, such as business process outsourcing providers, telecommunication and IT systems providers and/or consulting firms; and/or
    4. to such other third party service providers, agents and other organisations we have engaged to perform any of the functions listed in clause B3 above for us.
  6. We may also transfer all data in our possession or under our control to a successor-in- title of our business and/or assets.
  7. The purposes listed in the above clauses may continue to apply even in situations where your relationship with us (for example, pursuant to a contract) has been terminated or altered in any way, for a reasonable period thereafter (including, where applicable, a period to enable us to enforce our rights under any contract with you).


  1. The consent that you provide for the collection, use and disclosure of your personal data will remain valid until such time that it is withdrawn by you in You may withdraw consent and request us to stop using and/or disclosing your personal data for any or all of the purposes listed above by submitting your request in writing to our Data Protection Officer at the contact details provided below.
  2. We may require a reasonable period of time after the receipt of your withdrawal notice (depending on the complexity of the request and its impact on our relationship with you) for your request to be processed and for us to notify you of the consequences of us acceding to the same, including any legal consequences which may affect your rights and liabilities to us.
  3. Please note that depending on the nature and scope of your withdrawal notice, we may not be in a position to continue providing our goods or services to you and we shall, in such circumstances, notify you before completing the processing of your request. Should you decide to cancel your withdrawal of consent, please inform us in writing in the manner described in clause C1 above.
  4. Please note that withdrawing consent does not affect our right to continue to collect, use and disclose personal data where such collection, use and disclose without consent is permitted or required under applicable laws.


  1. If you wish to make a request for access to a copy of the personal data which we hold about you or information about the ways in which we use or disclose your personal data, you may submit your request in writing to our Data Protection Officer at the contact details provided below.
  2. Please note that a reasonable fee may be charged and if so, we will inform you of the fee before processing your request.


  1. To safeguard your personal data from unauthorised access, collection, use, disclosure, copying, modification, disposal or similar risks, we have implemented generally accepted standards of technology and security to secure all storage and transmission of personal data by us, and disclosing personal data both internally and to our authorised third party service providers and agents only on a need-to-know basis.
  2. Whilst we will take all reasonable care and measures to safeguard the security of your personal data and are constantly reviewing and enhancing our information security measures, you must bear in mind that no method of transmission or method of electronic storage is completely secure.
  3. We will make reasonable efforts to ensure that personal data collected by us or on our behalf is accurate and complete and will to a large extent rely on the accuracy and completeness of the personal data provided by you (or your authorised representative). In order to ensure that your personal data is current, complete and accurate, please update us if there are changes to or errors in your personal data by informing our Data Protection Officer in writing at the contact details provided below.


  1. We may retain your personal data for as long as it is necessary to fulfil the purpose for which it was collected, or as required or permitted by applicable
  2. We will cease to retain your personal data, or remove the means by which the data can be associated with you, as soon as it is reasonable to assume that such retention no longer serves the purpose for which the personal data was collected, and is no longer necessary for legal or business purposes.


  1. This Policy also applies to any personal data we collect via our website. Cookies and web beacons (also known as clear GIFs) may be used on some pages of our website. “Cookies” are small text files placed on your hard drive that assist us in providing a more customised website experience. Cookies are now used as a standard by many websites to improve users’ navigational experience. If you are concerned about cookies, most browsers permit individuals to decline In most cases, a visitor may refuse a cookie and still fully navigate our website. However other functionality in the site may be impaired. After termination of the visit to our site, a visitor can always delete the cookie from his system if he wishes.
  2. As we want visitors’ website experience to be as informative and resourceful as possible, we may provide a number of links to third party We assume no responsibility for the information practices of these third party websites that visitors are able to access through our website. When a visitor to our website links to these third party websites, our privacy practices no longer apply. We advise visitors to review each website’s privacy policy before disclosing any data.


  1. We generally do not transfer your personal data to countries outside of Singapore. However, if we do so, any transfer will be in accordance with the PDPA and we will take steps to ensure that your personal data continues to receive a standard of protection that is at least comparable to that provided under the


  1. You may contact our Data Protection Officer if you have any enquiries or feedback on our personal data protection policies and/or procedures, or if you wish to make any request, in the following manner:-

Poh Kay Yong

Tel: 62682522



  1. This Policy applies in conjunction with any other notices, contractual clauses and consent clauses that apply in relation to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal data by us.
  2. We reserve the right to revise, modify or amend this Policy from time to time without any prior notice. You may determine if any such revision, modification or amendment has taken place by referring to the date on which this Policy was last Your continued use of our services constitutes your acknowledgement and acceptance of such changes.

Effective date : 20th Aug 2020

Last updated : 20th Aug 2020