What is the purpose of this assessment?
This assessment provides specific questions which will guide your organisation through typical thinking in order to establish your level of readiness. Does your organisation even need to comply with PoPI Act? Each question is aimed at triggering the basic thought process of “what does this mean for us”. The outcome of the assessment should provide the insights to determine your next steps to PoPI compliance. Please note that this assessment is only the first step on your PoPI Act compliance journey and does not constitute a complete solution.
Who should complete this assessment?
The most suitable person to complete this assessment would be someone who is best informed about the processing of Personal Information in your organisation. This candidate should know where it is stored, how it is collected, how long you keep it and what you need it for, based on your business needs.