1. This is an Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS) website. Thank you for examining our privacy statement. We adopt the same principles relating to your privacy as other Government of Singapore websites.

  2. If you are only browsing this website, we do not capture data that allows us to identify you individually.

  3. The Intellectual Property Office of Singapore collects personal information to formulate and administer Intellectual Property (IP) laws and policies, promote IP awareness and provide the infrastructure to facilitate the greater development of IP in Singapore. If you choose to make an application or send us an e-mail for which you provide us with personally identifiable data, we may share necessary data with other Government agencies, so as to serve you in a most efficient and effective way, unless such sharing is prohibited by law. We will NOT share your personal data with non-Government entities, except where such entities have been authorised to carry out specific Government services.

  4. For your convenience, we may also display to you data you had previously supplied us or other Government agencies. This will speed up the transaction and save you the trouble of repeating previous submissions. Should the data be out-of-date, please supply us the latest data. We will retain your personal data only as necessary for the effective delivery of public services to you.

  5. To safeguard your personal data, all electronic storage and transmission of personal data are secured with appropriate security technologies.

  6. This site may contain links to non-Government sites whose data protection and privacy practices may differ from ours. We are not responsible for the content and privacy practices of these other websites and encourage you to consult the privacy notices of those sites.

  7. The Intellectual Property Office of Singapore works closely with its subsidiaries (the “IPOS Group”) in providing its products and services to you. A list of purposes for which the IPOS Group collects, uses and discloses your personal data is set out in the IPOS Group Data Protection Policy available here.

  8. If you have any inquiries relating to our privacy statement or enquiries about data that you have earlier supplied to us, please contact the customer service officer at ipos_enquiry@ipos.gov.sg or call (65) 6339 8616.