In performing our service as a credit bureau we collect, use and disclose personal information. Anyone from whom we collect such information can expect that it will be carefully protected and that any use of or other dealing with this information is subject to consent where required. Our privacy practices are designed to achieve this.
"Smartbureau" refers to Smart Information Bureau (Pty) Ltd with registration number 2012/015061/07 a Private Company incorporated in accordance with the laws of the Republic of South Africa.
"Personal Information" means all information which may be considered to be personal information or information about an identifiable individual in terms of the Electronic Communications and Transactions Act ("ECTA"), the Consumer Protection Act ("CPA") and the Protection of Personal Information Act (POPI).
“User, you or your” refers to any person who makes use of this website, including Subscribers.
What Personal Information Do We Collect and Why?
We do not collect Personal information from the public. We are a reseller of consumer credit information to clients that have been pre-qualified. These clients can only use the consumer credit information for prescribed purposes as per the National Credit Act (NCA).
We do not, except where otherwise permitted by law, collect, use or disclose your Personal Information without your consent.
Use and Disclosure of Personal Information
Smart Bureaue conducts its business in accordance with South African legislation. Smart Bureau considers it imperative to protect the privacy interests of data subjects.
Retention of Personal Information
All Personal Information retained on our database is in accordance with the retention provisions set out in the applicable Laws and regulations of South Africa.
Ensuring Your Personal Information is Correct and Accurate
You have a right to ensure that your Personal Information is accurate, complete and up-to-date
We have adopted an industry grade best of breed security model to protect your Personal Information. As part of our security model, we have implemented fire-wall technology, password controls, encryption processes, antivirus software as well as physical measures. We have a stringent security policy in place that every officer, employer and supplier of Smart Bureau must adhere to.
Please check our site on an on-going basis or contact email@example.com for the most up-to-date information on our privacy practices.
Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Fax: 086 511 4000
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