SGSecure App Terms and Conditions

By using the SGSecure Application (“this Application”), you accept these Terms and Conditions (“these Terms”).

1. General

These Terms may be changed from time to time. All changes will be notified on this page, and your use of this Application after such changes have been notified will constitute your agreement to the modified Terms.

2. Proprietary Rights

The materials displayed on this Application, including the information and software programs available through this Application (hereinafter “the Contents”), are protected by copyright, and other forms of proprietary rights. All rights, title and interest in the Contents are owned by, licensed to or controlled by the Ministry of Home Affairs (“MHA”). You may only use this Application for the purpose stated.

3. Disclaimers

A) Accuracy of Information

The Contents of this Application are provided on an “as is” basis without warranties of any kind. To fullest extent permitted by law, MHA does not warrant:
(a) the accuracy, reliability, timeliness, non-infringement, title, or fitness for any particular purpose of the Contents of this Application;
(b) that the Contents or any functions associated with the Application will be uninterrupted or error-free, or that defects will be corrected or that this Application is and will be free of all viruses and/ or other harmful elements. MHA and its employees shall not be liable for any damage or loss of any kind as a result of the use of this Application. The Contents on this Application do not constitute personal, medical, legal, financial or other professional advice.

B) Others

To the extent permitted by law, MHA does not accept any responsibility for any loss or damage, arising from, or in connection with: any technical errors; accessing or using this Application; the access to, or use of, any external website which may be linked to this Application; viruses, or other programs that may affect the equipment or other property of any user of this Application (including the data, images, videos or programs of such user).

4. General

(a) MHA reserves the right to deny or restrict access to this Application to any particular person, or to block access from a particular Internet address to this Application, at any time.

(b) This Application may access any function, software or hardware of the device in which it is installed (“Your Device”) including, but not limited to, the camera, video camera, location services, messaging services, and connection to the internet, to safeguard the safety and security of the public.

(c) You may be charged by your mobile service provider for data access to this Application.

(d) You will need to turn on Your Device’s location services in order to allow this Application to access your location. If Your Device’s location services is turned on –

i. this Application may transmit your current location and/or address to the Singapore Police Force when you –

(aa) make a 999 or 995 call on Your Device; or

(bb) send an SMS to the Singapore Police Force on Your Device; and

ii. this Application may autofill your current location and/or address when you report a case using this Application.

(e) This Application must be allowed to receive push notifications

(f) If you choose to send to MHA personally identifiable data, we may share the 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.

(g) This Application may contain links to non-Government sites. MHA is not responsible for the privacy practices of these other websites and we encourage you to consult the privacy notices of those sites.

5. Security

While we may adopt basic security measures to prevent cyber threats posed to the use of this Application, you acknowledge that the information passed through this Application and internet communications may be susceptible to interference or interception by third parties. You should take appropriate steps to keep your information, software and equipment secure.

6. Links from this Application to other websites

This Application contains hyper-links to websites (“the Hyperlinked Websites”). MHA shall not be responsible for the contents or the availability of the Hyperlinked Websites. Unless otherwise expressly stated, MHA is not associated or affiliated with any trade or service marks or persons appearing on the Hyperlinked Websites.

7. Links to this Application from other mobile applications

Unless expressly stated, MHA is not associated or affiliated with any trade or service marks or persons appearing on websites/applications that link to this Application or any of the Contents; and MHA is not responsible for the contents of such sites or applications. MHA reserves the right to disable any links to this Application

8. Governing Law

These Terms shall be governed and construed in accordance with laws of Singapore.