Terms and Conditions
Terms & conditions for the use and access to the SBV Services (Pty) Ltd Website
The website system and information are provided “as is”. SBV Services makes no express or implied representations or warranties with regard thereto. SBV Services does not warrant that the website or information will be free of errors or will meet any particular criteria of accuracy, completeness or reliability of information, performance or quality. SBV Services, its shareholders, directors, agents and employees expressly disclaim all implied warranties. By accessing any part of the SBV Services (Pty) Ltd website you expressly agree to abide by the Terms and Conditions set out below in detail and as amended from time to time.
1. Ownership and Copyright
1.1 Copyright in all information, material and logos (hereinafter referred to generally as “material”) made available through this website is protected by both national and international intellectual property laws. Accordingly, any unauthorised copying, reproduction, re-transmission, distribution, dissemination, sale, publication, broadcast or other circulation, or exploitation of this material shall and will constitute an infringement of such Copyright protection.
1.2. The Copyright in all material published on this website vests and shall continue to vest in SBV Services (Pty) Ltd (hereinafter referred to generally as “SBV”) and external contributors to the website. Without derogating from the above, SBV hereby authorises the clients of SBV the right to view, copy, download to a local drive, print and distribute the content of this website, or any part thereof, provided that:
1.2.1. Such content is used for private information purposes only;
1.2.2. And that such content is used for non-commercial purposes. You are thereby expressly prohibited from incorporating any material of SBV or its contributors proprietary material from this website in any other work, publication or website either of your own or belonging to any third party;
1.2.3. Any reproduction of such proprietary material from this website or portion thereof must be with the written permission of SBV or external links/contributors to this website and shall further include this notice in its entirety.
1.3. The trademarks, logos and service marks displayed on this website are registered trademarks of their owners. Nothing contained on this website should be construed as granting any license or right to use any trademark without the written permission of the owner thereof.
1.4. It is specifically recorded that no right, title or interest in any proprietary material contained in this website is granted to you hereunder.
2.1. This website is intended to provide information, in the discretion of SBV and its contributors regarding the services and products offered by SBV. It is not intended to provide an exhaustive explanation, information or fully expand and treat any subject dealt with.
2.2. This website could contain inaccuracies and you are urged to contact SBV to confirm all information contained on the web-site pages prior to placing reliance thereon. Changes are periodically made to this information and these changes will be incorporated in new editions of this website. SBV reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to alter, amend or delete any criteria or information set out in this website without notice and at any time.
2.3. This website may contain certain statements or information with respect to:-
2.3.1.The projection of revenues, income, earnings per share, capital expenditures, dividends, capital structure, future economic performance or other financial items; or
2.3.2. The plans, services, objectives and/or projections of SBV,
3. No Offer
No information or content contained on these pages should be construed as an offer by SBV. All services offered are subject to your full compliance to the requirements of SBV Group and shall not be bound in any manner until a formal written agreement has been entered into.
4. Transmission of Information
4.1. Your attention is drawn to the fact that information transmitted via the Internet, including without limitation e-mail, is susceptible to monitoring and interception. You shall bear all risk of transmitting such information in this manner and under no circumstances will SBV be liable for any loss, harm or damage suffered by you as a result thereof. SBV reserves the right to request independent verification of any information transmitted via e-mail or via this web-site and you consent to such verification should SBV deem this necessary.
4.2. SBV requests that no unsolicited, confidential or proprietary information be sent to SBV. Any such unsolicited information or material sent to SBV shall be deemed not to be confidential, unless otherwise agreed to in writing by SBV. Not withstanding the foregoing, SBV shall not sell or forward any personal user information to any third party unless obliged to do so in terms of a legal obligation.
5. Statutory Requirements
The services and other features offered on this website comply with relevant statutory and regulatory requirements of the Republic of South Africa.
Whilst SBV has taken reasonable measures to ensure the integrity of this website and its contents, no warranty, whether express or implied is given that any files, downloads or applications available via this website are free of viruses or any other data or code which has the ability to corrupt, damage, affect or cause a loss of the information/operation of your system.
7. Risk and Limitation of Liability
Your use of this website and the information contained therein is entirely at your own risk and you assume full responsibility and risk of loss resulting from the use thereof. Neither SBV, its affiliated companies, or their shareholders, agents, consultants, web-site contributors or employees will be liable for any damages whatsoever relating to the use of this website or the information contained herein, including, without limitation any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential or punitive damages, whether in an action arising out of contract, statute, delict or otherwise.
If any of the aforegoing is not fully enforceable for any reason, the remainder shall nonetheless continue to apply.
These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Republic of South Africa without giving effect to any principles of conflict of law. You hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the High Court of South Africa in respect of any disputes arising in connection with the services referred to herein, or these terms and conditions or any matter related to or in connection therewith.
10. Protection of Personal Information Act No 4 of 2013 (POPI Act)
On 22 June 2020, the President issued a Proclamation regarding the commencement of the POPI Act, which will all take effect on 1 July 2020. The Proclamation also states that certain sections will come into effect on 30 June 2021. It is important to note that section 114(1) of Act provides a grace period of 1 year to be fully compliant with the Act – therefore all entities including SBV Services (Pty) Ltd must be fully compliant with the provisions of POPIA by 1 July 2021.
For further information on POPI you can visit: https://popia.co.za
For any enquiries please contact us by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
SBV Services (Pty) LTD (the Company), wish to advise and confirm that by accessing or using our website, you acknowledge that you have read all of the privacy terms and the POPI disclaimer wherein you understand and agree that all information provided, whether personal or otherwise, may be used and processed by the “owner” of this website. The Company will use its best endeavours and take all reasonable precautions to ensure that any information provided, is only used for the intended purpose.