The Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013 (POPIA) was assented to on 19 November 2013. The substantive provisions of POPIA, which place obligations on responsible parties, became enforceable on 1 July 2021.
SAICA issued the SAICA POPIA Guide, as well as four fact sheets. The POPIA Guide includes practical advice to assist members and associates, whereas the fact sheets summarise certain important principles that assist with the understanding and implementation of the Act.
To access the guide and the fact sheets, please log on to the following link: