Tag archives: POPIA

POPIA: 100 days to go

24 March 2020 marked 100 days to the deadline to ensure compliance with the Protection of Personal Information Act, 2013 (POPIA). The Information Regulator (IR) has prioritised certain processes that may be applicable to your organisation (which can be completed before 1 July 2021): Registration of information offices – registration commences on 1 May 2021. … Continue reading

Registration of your POPIA Information Officer (1 May 2021)

On 18 March 2021, the Information Regulator announced on Twitter that: the registration of information officers will commence on 1 May 2021; the Draft Guidelines will be finalised once all public comments are taken into consideration; and registration will be an on-going process to enable new entities to register and for existing one to update … Continue reading