28 June 2021
Effective Date: 30 June 2021
Savannah Environmental is a leading provider of integrated environmental and social consulting, advisory and management services. We collect and process personal information for the purposes of fulfilling the public participation requirements of legislated processes such as those prescribed by the National Environmental Management Act, 1998 (Act No. 107 of 1998) and the National Water Act, 1998 (Act No. 36 of 1998) and the associated regulations. For this purpose, we will collect contact details including your name and organisation, telephone number, email address and any comments you submit. Website usage information may be collected using “cookies” which allows us to collect standard internet visitor usage information.
Savannah Environmental cares about your privacy, security, and online safety regarding your personal information. We undertake to process any personal information of our customers and stakeholders registered in our legislated processes in accordance with the conditions of lawful processing as set out in terms of Protection of Personal Information (POPI) Act.
We may disclose your information:
» Where we have a duty or a right to disclose in terms of law or industry codes;
» Where we believe it is necessary to protect our rights.
According to the Act ‘‘personal information’’ means information relating to an identifiable, living, natural person, and where it is applicable, an identifiable, existing juristic person.
We are legally obliged to provide adequate protection for the personal information we hold and to stop unauthorised access and use of personal information. We will, on an on-going basis, continue to review our security controls and related processes to ensure that your personal information remains secure.
Our security policies and procedures cover:
» Physical security;
» Computer and network security;
» Access to personal information;
» Secure communications;
» Retention and disposal of information;
» Acceptable usage of personal information;
» Governance and regulatory issues;
» Monitoring access and usage of private information;
» Investigating and reacting to security incidents.
We will ensure that anyone to whom we pass your personal information agrees to treat your information with the same level of protection as we are obliged to.
Accessing, changing or removing your personal information
You may ask us to access, change or remove your personal information from our records. To do this, simply contact us at the numbers/addresses as provided on our website and specify what information you require. We will need a copy of your ID document to confirm your identity before providing details of your personal information.
You have the right to ask us to update, correct or delete your personal information. We will require a copy of your ID document to confirm your identity before making changes to personal information we may hold about you. We would appreciate it if you would keep your personal information accurate.
If you have any questions, or you want to update your personal information or preferences, please contact on the details below:
Postal address Physical address
PO Box 148 First Floor Block 2
Sunninghill 5 Woodlands Drive Office Park
2157 Cnr of Woodlands Drive & Western Service