Data Protection Essentials (DPE)


101 Data Protection Essentials, An Initiative by IMDA & PDPC


RSM can assist organisations in acquiring a basic level of data protection and security practices to protect their customers’ personal data and recover quickly in the event of a data breach with Data Protection Essentials.

In the event of a data breach, the PDPC may consider DPE implementation as a mitigating factor.


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How RSM can help

As an appointed DPE consultant by IMDA, RSM provides a holistic one-stop professional service that comprises of 1-time setup of data protection practices and a mandatory 1-year retainer service.

Timeline showing the steps and what we do in the the Data Protection Essential Services



Need additional support with cybersecurity management

Need additional support with cybersecurity management

Ensure robust cybersecurity and continuous good cyber hygiene with endpoint protection, Microsoft 365 data backup, network security, and more! We will take care of your IT function so you can focus on what you do best!

Speak to us to find out more about our DPE service scope and fee.

Learn more about IMDA’s Data Protection Essentials here.

Not an SME? Find out the available DPE support and funding for SSAs. Charities and IPCs here

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