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 (www.Michalsons.com) 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 POPIA resources
- Sage South Africa Access to Information Manual
- For Privacy related queries contact: [email protected]
- For Legal related queries contact: [email protected]
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