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When is the POPIA deadline in South Africa?

We guestimate that the POPIA deadline will be on about 1 December 2021. Many people want to know when the POPIA deadline is so that they can plan what action to take when. We get asked all the time. No [...]

By |2019-07-15T20:26:53+02:00July 15th, 2019|Categories: POPI and Data Protection|Tags: , , |

POPI Update: Parliament delays POPI to 2016

Many people are waiting for confirmation of the POPI commencement date. For any project it is always helpful to know your deadline. Parliament and the Minister are yet to give us a clear indication of the POPI timeline. POPI became [...]

Protection of Personal Information Bill published

The Protection of Personal Information Bill (PPI Bill) was published on 25 August 2009.  An explanatory memorandum has also been published.  Ask yourself these questions: Do you collect personal information?  For example, do you ask your customer to provide you [...]