TERMS & CONDITIONS

ONLINE TERMS AND CONDITIONS

 

These Terms and Conditions must be read together with the Africology Privacy Policy and all other applicable policies and agreements.

 

  1. ORDER PREPARATION AND SHIPPING

 

1.1 Please note that orders may take up to 14 days for preparation (longer during the festive season break), excluding shipping times, as we want to ensure the availability and quality of your products.

 

1.2 Due to COVID-19 health and safety considerations we do not accept any returns, except as lawfully permitted in terms of the Consumer Protection Act.

 

  1. AGREEMENT BETWEEN USER AND AFRICOLOGY

 

2.1 The Africology website is comprised of various web pages operated by Africology. The Africology website is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein.

 

2.2 Your use of the Africology website constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions, and notices.


  1. MODIFICATION OF THESE TERMS OF USE

 

3.1 Africology reserves the right to change the terms, conditions, and notices under which the Africology website is offered, including but not limited to the charges associated with the use of the Africology website.


  1. PRICING

 

4.1 Product prices on this site are subject to change without notice and are not intended for quotation purposes. For accurate pricing and availability please contact your closest dealer.

 

4.2 Any errors or omissions that may be made in pricing or quoting ought to be treated as such.


  1. LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES

5.1 The Africology website may contain links to other websites (hereinafter referred to as “linked sites"). The linked sites are not under the control of Africology and Africology is not responsible for the contents of any linked site, including without limitation any link contained in a linked site, or any changes or updates to a linked site.

 

5.2 Africology is not responsible for webcasting or any other form of transmission received from any linked site.

 

5.3 Africology is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Africology of the site or any association.

6. NO UNLAWFUL OR PROHIBITED USE

 

6.1 As a condition of your use of the Africology website, you warrant to Africology that you will not use the Africology website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions, and notices. You further warrant that you will not use the Africology website for any unlawful purpose.

 

6.2 You may not use the Africology website in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Africology website or interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of the Africology website.

 

6.3 You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through the Africology websites.


  1. USE OF COMMUNICATION SERVICES

 

7.1 The Africology website may contain bulletin board services, chat areas, news groups, forums, communities, personal web pages, calendars, and/or other message or communication facilities designed to enable you to communicate with the public at large or with a group (collectively referred to as "Communication Services"), you agree to use the Communication Services only to post, send and receive messages and material that are proper and related to the particular Communication Service.

 

7.2 By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using a Communication Service, you will not:

 

7.2.1 Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights of others.

 

7.2.2 Publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information.

 

7.2.3 Upload files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy of publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents.

 

7.2.4 Upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another's computer.

7.2.5 Advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose, unless such Communication Service specifically allows such messages.

7.2.6 Conduct or forward surveys, contests, pyramid schemes or chain letters.

7.2.7 Download any file posted by another user of a Communication Service that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner.

7.2.8 Falsify or delete any author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded.

7.2.9 Restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Communication Services.

7.2.10 Violate any code of conduct or other guidelines which may be applicable for any particular Communication Service.

7.2.11 Harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses, without their consent.

7.2.12 Violate any applicable laws or regulations.

 

7.3 Africology has no obligation to monitor the Communication Services. However, Africology reserves the right to review materials posted to a Communication Service and to remove any materials in its sole discretion.

 

7.4 Africology reserves the right to terminate your access to any or all of the Communication Services at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever.

7.5 Africology reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in Africology's sole discretion.

7.6 Always use caution when giving out any personally identifying information about yourself or your children in any Communication Service. Africology does not control or endorse the content, messages or information found in any Communication Service and, therefore, Africology specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the Communication Services and any actions resulting from your participation in any Communication Service.

 

7.7 Managers and hosts are not authorized Africology spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of Africology.

7.8 Materials uploaded to a Communication Service may be subject to posted limitations on usage, reproduction and/or dissemination. You are responsible for adhering to such limitations if you download the materials.


  1. MATERIALS PROVIDED TO AFRICOLOGY OR POSTED AT ANY AFRICOLOGY WEBSITE

 

8.1 Africology does not claim ownership of the materials you provide to Africology, (including feedback and suggestion) or post, upload, input or submit to any Africology website or its associated services (collectively referred to as "Submissions"). However, by posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you are granting Africology, its affiliated companies and necessary sublicensees permission to use your Submission in connection with the operation of their Internet businesses including, without limitation, the rights to: copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate and reformat your Submission; and to publish your name in connection with your Submission.

8.2 No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of your Submission, as provided herein. Africology is under no obligation to post or use any Submission you may provide and may remove any Submission at any time in Africology' sole discretion.

8.3 By posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you warrant and represent that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to your Submission as described in this section including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input or submit the Submissions.


  1. LIABILITY DISCLAIMER

 

9.1 The information, software, products and services included in or available through the Africology website may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically added to the information herein.

 

9.2 Africology and/or its suppliers may make improvements and/or changes in the Africology website at any time.

 

9.3 Advice received via the Africology website should not be relied upon for personal, medical, legal or financial decisions and you should consult and appropriate professional for specific advice tailored to your situation.

9.4 Africology and/or its suppliers make no representations about the suitability, reliability, availability, timeliness and accuracy of the information, software, products, services and related graphics contained on the Africology website for any purpose.

 

9.5 To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, all such information, software, products, services and related graphics are provided "as is" without warranty or condition of any kind. Africology and/or its suppliers hereby disclaim all warranties and conditions with regard to this information, software, products, services and related graphics, including all implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for particular purpose, title and non-infringement.

9.6 To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, in no event shall Africology and/or its suppliers be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special, consequential damages or any damages whatsoever including, without limitation, damages for loss of use, data or profits, arising out of or in any way connected with the use or performance of the Africology website, with the delay or inability to use the Africology website or related services, the provision of or failure to provide services, or for any information, software, products, services and related graphics obtained through the Africology website, or otherwise arising out of the use of the Africology website, whether based on contract, tort, negligence, strict liability or otherwise, even if Africology or any of its suppliers has been advised of the possibility of damages.


  1. TRADEMARKS

 

10.1 The names of actual companies and products mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners.

 

10.2 The example companies, organizations, products, people and events depicted herein are fictitious. No association with any real company, organization, product, person, or event is intended or should be inferred. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.

  1. SEVERABILITY 

 

11.1 Should any of the conditions in these Terms and Conditions be deemed invalid, void or for any reason unenforceable , that Term or Condition will be deemed severable and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining Terms and Conditions.

 

  1. NON-DISCLOSURE AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

 

  1. 1 These Terms and Conditions are the property of Africology, as such no part of these Terms and Conditions may be reproduced, copied, stored in a retrieval system or transmitted in any form or by any means whether electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise without the prior consent in writing from Africology.

 

12.2 Any unlawful reproduction, copying, storage, or transmission will be met with legal action.

 

  1. MINORS 

 

13.1 By using the website you warrant that you are 18 years of age or older and of full legal capacity. 

           

13.2 If you are under the age of 18 or if you are not legally permitted to enter into a binding agreement, then you may use the website and/or App only with the involvement and supervision of your parent or legal guardian.

 

13.3  If your parent or legal guardian supervises you and gives his/her consent, then he/she agrees to be bound to these Terms and Conditions and to be liable and responsible for your actions processed on the website and shall be bound by the obligations under these Terms and Conditions as if they themselves were using the website.

 

 

14 PERSONAL INFORMATION

 

14.1 Africology undertakes to process personal in line with the provisions of the Protection of Personal Information Act.

 

14.2 By utilising our website you consent to Africology processing your Personal Information for the purposes of rendering the services or providing the products agreed upon.