MEMA is subject to applicable data protection and privacy laws in South Africa, which impose high standards on organizations that process personal information.
We may collect the following personal information from members:
We may collect other personal information in exceptional circumstances only. If we do need to process such personal information about a member, we will make sure that there is a valid legal basis for doing so (e.g. a member’s explicit consent).
We may use the information we obtain about a member to:
MEMA does not sell, rent or trade personal information. MEMA may share personal information only with:
We maintain appropriate technical and organizational security safeguards designed to protect the personal information a member provide against accidental, unlawful or unauthorized destruction, loss, alteration, access, disclosure or use.
We store personal information for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes for which we collect the information (see above under “How We Use the Personal Information We Collect”), except if required otherwise by law.
MEMA may update this Policy from time to time. We will notify members of any significant changes to this Policy on the relevant MEMA websites, in official MEMA publications, or through other appropriate communication channels. All changes shall be effective from the date of publication, unless otherwise provided in the notification.
If you believe that we have not adhered to this Policy, please notify us via the “Contact Us” section of the Mema website in order for us to review your correspondence and try to solve the problem promptly.