Day: October 8, 2021

Liability & POPIA

LIABILITY & POPIA The Preamble of the Protection of Personal Information Act No 4 of 2013 (“POPIA”) includes that “…the need for economic and social progress, within the framework of the information society, requires the removal of unnecessary impediments to the free flow of information, including personal information” and in order to “regulate, in harmony …

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Overview of POPIA Compliance

The Protection of Personal Information Act No 4 of 2013 (“POPIA”) is principle based legislation.  Accordingly, there is no one right way of ensuring compliance with the eight conditions in POPIA and other relevant provisions however an overview of suggested steps include: