Messaging & Compliance
The guidance below is an outline of the messaging, marketing and privacy rules in the chosen destination.
Messaging & Privacy South Africa Sections 11 and 12 of the Consumer Protection Act 68 of 2008 Consumer Protection Act Regulations, in particular
Regulation 4; and
Notice: Prohibited Times for Contacting Consumers.
Direct Marketing Association of Southern Africa (voluntary association): Code of Conduct and Do Not Contact List available to DMASA members Section 45 of the Electronic Communications and Transactions Act 25 of 2002
Provisions regarding direct marketing to be replaced by the Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013, in particular section 69 (to come into force on a date to be determined by the President)
Due to the dynamic nature of technology and the messaging industry, the Messaging Compliance Rules are constantly evolving and adapting to keep pace with the changes. As a result, we may update these Messaging Compliance Rules from time to time by publishing an updated version on our website or elsewhere as we determine.