The Department of Education, Regional Office VIII, respects the privacy of every client and recognizes the policy of the state to protect the fundamental human right to privacy while ensuring free flow of information to promote innovation and growth. The Office has developed this Data Privacy Notice to ensure compliance with the Implementing Rules and Regulations of the Republic Act 10173 also known as the Data Privacy Act of 2012.
DepEd Regional Office VIII recognizes its inherent obligation to secure and protect personal information in the various systems used by and in the government and private sector.
This Office commits to (1) satisfy the general data privacy principles of transparency, legitimacy and proportionality in processing personal information; (2) ensure that the collection and processing of personal information is pursuant to a statutory mandate; (3) provide an assurance that the personal information collected will be stored securely and kept confidential; and (4) ensure that the information requested are relevant and necessary to enable the Government Office to accurately compute and determine the purpose of disclosure from every employee.
This Office may also collect and process personal information customers who may enter the Office’s premises through video recording and other basic information for records and security purposes.
For more information, please contact the Data Privacy Focal Person at firstname.lastname@example.org or (053)-323-3156 or visit its Office at Government Center, Candahug, Palo, Leyte.