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penalty of offence against PDPO-HK
“個人資料(私隱)條例”(第486章)的罰則
  • 不遵守數據保護原則並不構成直接的刑事犯罪
  • 個人資料私隱專員公署可發出強制執行通知,指示數據使用者糾正違例及/或提出檢控行動。
  • 違反強制執行通知書屬違法行為,可能會被判最高罰款1,000,000港元及監禁5年。
  • 因違反有關其個人資料的條例而遭受損害(包括受傷情緒)的個人,可向有關數據用戶索取賠償。
Penalty of Offence against Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (Chapter 486)
  • Non-compliance with Data Protection Principles does not constitute a criminal offence directly
  • The Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data may serve an Enforcement Notice to direct the data user to remedy the contravention and / or instigate the prosecution action.
  • Contravention of an enforcement notce is an offence which could result in a maximum fine of HK$1,000,000 and imprisonment for 5 years.
  • An individual who suffers damage, including injured feelings, by reason of a contravention of the ordinance in relation to his or her personal data may seek compensation from the data user concerned.