Disclaimer

By viewing this website, you hereby acknowledge that you have read and accepted the Protection of Personal Information (POPI) disclaimer. The Mines Professional Associations’ Secretariat (MPAS) and Association shall take all reasonable measures to protect the personal information of persons and for the purpose of this disclaimer “personal information” shall be defined as detailed in the Promotion of Access to Information Act, Act 2 of 2000 (“PAIA”) and the Protection of Personal Information Act, Act 4 of 2013 (“POPI”)

The PAIA and POPI Acts are available online at www.gov.za/documents/acts

According to these definitions, personal information refers to information that relates to you specifically, such as your name, age, gender, identity number, your email address etc.

The Mines Professional Associations’ Secretariat (MPAS)/Association, stores and uses your information primarily for the following purposes:

  • To provide services to you as instructed and requested by you.
  • To authenticate your information as per requests
  • To compile non-personal statistical information about browsing habits, click patterns and access to the Mines Professional Associations’ Secretariat (MPAS) website


Whenever you use www.ammsa.org.za complete a form, contact us electronically or use one of the services offered by us, we will collect your personal information. The information we maintain concerning our clients is stored in a database that have built-in safeguards to ensure its privacy and confidentiality. The Mines Professional Associations’ Secretariat (MPAS)/ Association accepts no liability whatsoever for any loss, damage (whether direct, indirect, special or consequential) and/or expenses of any nature whatsoever which may arise as a result of, or which may be attributed directly or indirectly from information made available on these pages or links, or actions or transaction resulting therefrom.

The contents of this world wide website are for general information and illustrative purposes only and are not intended to serve as financial, investment or any other type of advice. The Association, its council and subsidiaries make no representation as to the accuracy of the information on this website. Any reliance on any information on this website shall be at the user's own risk.

The Association does not make any representations regarding any other websites which may be accessed through this website, and accordingly shall not be responsible for other content or use of such websites.

The Association shall not be responsible for any loss or damage of whatsoever nature (including, without limitation, consequential loss or damage) suffered or incurred, directly or indirectly, by the user or any other person as a result of relying on, or incidental to, or the use of, or any matter relating to, the information contained on this website.

The user hereby agrees that any dispute of whatsoever nature relating to or arising out of any use of the website, whether directly or indirectly, shall be governed by the laws of the Republic of South Africa, and shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Republic of South Africa.

The user acknowledges that he/she has read and understands this disclaimer and has agreed to be bound by the terms and conditions hereof.

Download: Client/User Privacy Policy