Legal Information

ThisIsMe observes and adheres to various best practices and world standards. We are constantly monitoring the legal landscape of the countries we operate in, with a special interest in personal data protection.

Terms of Use

The Terms of Use governs your use of and our obligations and commitments to you.

ThisIsMe Terms of Use


Protection of Personal Information Act

The Protection of Personal Information Act, or "PAIA", provides for methods for individuals and entities to exercise their constitutional right to access to information from public and private bodies.

ThisIsMe PAIA manual and request form

Privacy Policy

The Privacy Policy lays out how we treat your personal information.

ThisIsMe Privacy Policy


Further Reading

Further to the above, the following acts & legislation applies/affects South Africans and ThisIsMe:

  • The Protection of Personal Information Act (POPI Act) [direct link]
  • The Financial Intelligence Centre Act (FICA) [direct link]
  • The Second Hand Goods Act [direct link]
  • The Electronic Communications & Transactions Act (ECTA) [direct link]
  • The Promotion of Access to Information Act (PAIA) [direct link]