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Know the Protection of Personal Information Act

Sage South Africa (Pty) Ltd (“Sage”) has undertaken the following to become POPIA Ready: 

 The process we’re following - practical and effective compliance 

Sage  has identified Michalsons ( as experts who are assisting us to  comply with POPIA by following their four-step process (Awareness -> Plan -> Implement -> Review). 

Action already taken – quick wins 

Sage has already taken some action in the development of a Privacy Hub containing updated POPIA Privacy Policy, Cookies Policy and PAIA Manual.  

Sage POPIA resources 

We have also tackled and completed some of the quick wins. We have joined the Michalsons Compliance Programme for Data Protection and have been working through it. 

Further action to take 

There is further action to take. We are currently busy with a gap analysis to determine what implementation actions we need to take. We have in addition been developing a POPIA internal training program for employees and partners alike. We also have a comprehensive website available Sage Legal Information: Know the Protection of Personal Information Act