Module 3 – The role of the Information Regulator



This module focuses on one of the Key Stakeholders when it comes to the POPI Act, namely the Information Regulator.

The Information Regulator is empowered to monitor and enforce compliance by public and private bodies with the provisions of the POPI Act. This is a crucial role with many responsibilities. Fortunately, the Regulator is not one person who must carry all these responsibilities, but a few people that can support and help each other in fulfilling the duties.

Let’s explore this now.