Privacy Notice & Consent to Use of Personal Information

Privacy Notice & Consent to Use of Personal Information

This Privacy Policy was last updated on 27/03/2022 and applies to citizens and legal permanent residents of South Africa.

This Pure Motion Golf Academy (“PMGA”), is firmly committed to protecting the privacy of our Clients and associates. PMGA is the sole owner of the information collected on this website. We will not share, sell, or otherwise distribute the financial or personal information of our Clients, or those who otherwise provide personal information to us, to any other persons or organisations in any way other than what is disclosed in this Notice.

PMGA is aware of its personal data obligations towards its Clients and hence this Notice and PMGA’s personal data protection policy and practical implementation will always be compliant with South African law and international best practice.

We respect the privacy of everyone who visits this website. As a result, we would like to inform you regarding the way we would use your Personal Information. We recommend you read this Privacy Notice & Consent to Use of Personal Information (“Notice”) so that you understand our approach towards the use of your Personal Information. By submitting your Personal Information to PMGA, you will be treated as having given your permission – where necessary and appropriate – for disclosures referred to in this Notice.

By using this website, you acknowledge that you have reviewed the terms of this Notice and agree that we may collect, use and transfer your Personal Information in accordance therewith. If you do not agree with these terms, you may choose not to use our website and please do not provide any Personal Information through this website. This Notice forms part of our Website Terms and Conditions of Use (where relevant or standalone if not displayed) and such shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of South Africa. This Notice explains how we obtain, use and disclose your personal information, as is required by the Protection of Personal Information Act, No 4. Of 2013 (“POPIA”). PMGA is committed to protecting your privacy and to ensure that your Personal Information is collected and used properly, lawfully and safely.

We collect and process your Personal Information mainly to provide you with access to our services. The type of information we collect will depend on the purpose for which it is collected and used. We will only collect information that we need for that purpose. We collect information directly from you where you provide us with your personal details, for example when you join PMGA, or enter a competition associated with PMGA. PMGA collects Personal Information from when you enter a competition hosted by PMGA. We will only use this information to carry out the processes for the purpose for which you registered with us. We will protect your Personal Information in accordance with this Notice and POPIA. If you agree, we will use your information to send marketing information to you (it will always have an “opt-out” element). PMGA will not share your Personal Information with external third parties.

PMGA will only collect Personal Information from you when the purpose for collection has been explicitly defined and agreed. We undertake to ensure that as the data subject, you are aware of the purpose for collecting your Personal Information. Where reasons for processing for further purposes arise, these will be explicitly defined and agreed. PMGA will take reasonable steps to ensure that information is complete, accurate, not misleading and where necessary, updated. PMGA will ensure that appropriate information security measures are established to ensure that Personal Information is protected in line with industry practices and standards. If the data has not been collected directly from the data subject, the source of collection will be provided together with name and address of the party.

According to POPIA ‘‘Personal Information’’ means information relating to an identifiable, living, natural person, and where it is applicable, an identifiable, existing juristic person. The POPIA, which has more specific examples if you need them, can be found at the following link: Examples of information we collect from you are (“Personal Information”):

  • name
  • residential address
  • email address
  • telephone/cell number
  • gender
  • age
  • possibly details of club memberships or handicaps
  • banking details (only where debit orders are implemented)

We also collect information about you from other sources as explained below. With your consent, we may also supplement the information that you provide to us with information we receive from other associates in order to offer you a more consistent and personalised experience in your interactions with PMGA.

We may automatically collect non-personal information about you, such as the type of internet
browsers you use, or the website from which you linked to our website. We may also aggregate details which you have submitted to the website (for example, the products or services you are interested in). You cannot be identified from this information and it is only used to assist us in providing an effective service on this website. We may from time-to-time supply third parties with this nonpersonal or aggregated data for uses in connection with this website.

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We may disclose your Personal Information to our business partners who are involved in the delivery of GolfRSA’s handicap system. We may thus share your Personal Information with and obtain information about you from:
Third parties for the purposes listed above
Other third parties from whom you have chosen to receive marketing information.

We may also disclose your information where we have a duty or a right to disclose in terms of law or industry codes.

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 ongoing basis, continue to renew security controls and related processes to ensure that your Personal Information is secure. Our security policies and procedures cover:

  • Acceptable usage of personal information
  • Access to personal information
  • Computer and network security
  • Governance and regulatory issues
  • Investigating and reacting to security incidents
  • Monitoring access and usage of personal information
  • Physical security
  • Retention and disposal of information
  • Secure communications
  • Security in contracting out activities or functions (these details are in PMGA’s PAIA & POPI Policy and you may request a copy thereof).

When we contract with third parties, we impose appropriate security, privacy and confidentiality obligations on them to ensure that Personal Information that we remain responsible for, is kept secure. 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.

In terms of the Promotion of Access to Information Act, No. 2 of 2000 (“PAIA Act”) you have the right to request a copy of the Personal Information we hold about you. To do this, simply contact us at the numbers/addresses listed on our home page and specify what information you would like. We will take all reasonable steps to confirm your identity before providing details of your personal information. Please note that any such access request may be subject to a payment of a legally allowable fee, as laid down in our PAIA & POPIA Policy.

You have the right to ask us to update, correct or delete your Personal Information. We will take all reasonable steps to confirm your identity before making changes to Personal Information we may hold about you. We would appreciate it if you would take the necessary steps to keep your Personal Information accurate and up-to-date by notifying us of any changes we need to be aware of.

Should you have any concerns with the way in which we are processing your Personal Information, please contact us at, alternatively you are entitled to lodge a complaint with the Information Regulator, whose contact details are:

33 Hoofd Street
Forum III, 3rd Floor Braampark
P.O Box 31533
Braamfontein, Johannesburg, 2017
Complaints email:
General enquiries email:

We pledge that our processing of your Personal Information will be handled in a way that complies with all the relevant laws and that your rights to privacy will be protected as required by law.

PMGA is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy, and we’ll only use your personal information to contact you in order to provide the products and services you requested from us. By submitting any registration you consent to PMGA contacting you and acknowledge that photographs and videos may be taken at our events to be used for promotion purposes. For more information on how to unsubscribe, our privacy practices, and how we are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy, please review our Privacy Policy here.

Please note that we may amend this Notice from time to time. Please check our website periodically to inform yourself of any changes. If you have any queries about this Notice or believe we have not adhered to it or need further information about our privacy practices or wish to give or withdraw consent, exercise preferences or access or correct your Personal Information, please contact us at

Lana Orgovanyi
Pure Motion Golf Academy
Sport Way, Durbanville, 7550
South Africa
Phone number: +27 76 247 0501