What kinds of legal effects do copies of ID documents possess? What should a person do if his or her copy of ID document is appropriated?
  In terms of the legal effects of ID documents, it is advisable to refer to the current laws such as Law No.8/2002 (Establishment of the General Principles of Macao Resident Identity Card System) and Administrative LawNo.23/2002 (The Macao SAR Resident Identity Card Regulations), etc..
  The data subject can complain to this Office if the copy of his/her ID document is appropriated for other purposes and he/she believes that it is a violation of the Personal Data Protection Act. On the other hand, he/she believes that it is a crime, he/she may report to the other competent authorities, e.g. the Police Authority.