Notice in terms of the commencement date of section 58(2), 18 June 2021
The Information Regulator has, in terms of section 114(3) of the Protection of Personal Information Act, 2013 (No.4 of 2013), determined the 1 February 2022 as the date on which section 58(2) of the Protection of Personal Information Act, 2013 (No.4 of 2013) shall become applicable to processing referred to in section 57 of the said Act.
Guidance Note on Information Officers and Deputy Information Officers, 01 Apr 2021
The purpose of this Guidance Note is to provide guidance and procedures for the obligations and liabilities of Information Officers and Deputy Information Officers, registration of Information Officers with the Information Regulator, updating the details of Information Officers, designation of Deputy Information Officers and delegation of duties and responsibilities of the Information Officers to the Deputy Information Officers.
Guidance Note on applications for Prior Authorisation, 11 Mar 2021
This Guidance Note is issued to guide responsible parties who are currently processing or intend to process personal information which is subject to prior authorisation to ensure compliance with the relevant provisions of the Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013 (POPIA).