It describes how your personal information is collected, used, and shared when you visit www.meibc.co.za (the “Site”).
PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT
At this moment the MEIBC website is an information website and therefore we don’t collect any personal user data like name or email from our visitors. This could however change in time and the policy document would be updated accordingly
If you are a South African resident, you have the right to access personal information we hold about you and to ask that your personal information be corrected, updated, or deleted. Currently we don’t keep any visitor information hence you cannot delete information.
The MEIBC does not keep any user data but we will change this section if that changes in the future.
The Site is not intended for individuals under the age of 18.
For more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint, please contact us by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail using the details provided below:
42 Anderson street MarshallTown Johannesburg
By viewing this website you hereby acknowledge that you have read and accepted the following Protection of Personal Information (POPI) disclaimer.
You understand and agree that all information provided, whether personal or otherwise, may be used and processed by the “owner” of this website, and such use may include placing such information in the public domain.
Further by continuing to access this website you specifically agree that the MEIBC will use such information provided by you, irrespective of the nature of such information.
The MEIBC shall take all reasonable measures to protect the personal information of users and for the purpose of this disclaimer “personal information” shall be defined as detailed in the Promotion of Access to Information Act, Act 2 of 2000 (“PAIA”) and the Protection of Personal Information Act, Act 4 of 2013 (“POPI”).
The PAIA and POPI Acts are available online at www.gov.za/documents/acts.
As per the POPI Act personal information refers to information that identifies or relates specifically to you as a person or data subject, for example, your name, age, gender, identity number and your email address.
The correspondence you receive from the MEIBC contains personal information of third parties as defined in the Protection of Personal Information Act (No. 4 of 2013) (POPI). It is therefore important that in order to comply with POPI, you:
- have technical and organisational measures in place to protect the integrity and confidentiality of the personal information
- will process the personal information only for the purpose for which it was provided
- will not store the personal information for longer than required or prescribed; and
- will comply with section 4 of the POPI Act in all other aspects