PAIA / POPI Compliance
What is the PAIA Act?
The Promotion of Access to Information Act, 2000 (or PAIA; Act No. 2 of 2000) is a freedom of information law in South Africa. It allows access to any information held by the State. As well as any information held by private bodies that is required for the exercise and protection of information.
What is the POPI Act?
The Protection of Personal Information Act (POPI) regulates how personal information is managed, stored, updated, used and given to a 3rd party.