1. Terms and Conditions
Please read these terms and conditions (“Terms and Conditions”, “Terms”) carefully before using this Compli-Serve website (“website”, “site”, “information”, “content”, “services”).

2. Definitions
Reference to Compli-Serve shall include reference to Compli-Serve (SA) (Pty) Ltd and where applicable, its associated companies namely Compli-Serve SA (Pty) Ltd, Compli-Serve Gauteng (Pty) Ltd, Compli-Serve Cape (Pty) Ltd, Compli-Serve KZN (Pty) Ltd, Compli-Serve Namibia and Compli-Serve Services (Pty) Ltd (“us”, ‘we”, “our”).

3. Conditions of use
By using this website, you certify that you have read and reviewed this Terms and Conditions and that you agree to comply with it. If you do not want to be bound by these Terms and Conditions, you are advised to leave the website accordingly. Compli-Serve only grants use and access of this website, information, content, links and services to those who have accepted its Terms.

4. Privacy policy
Before you continue using our website, we advise you to read our privacy policy https://www.compliserve.co.za/privacy-policy regarding our user data collection. It will help you better understand our practices.

5. Age restriction
By using this website, you warrant that you are at least 18 years of age and have the required permission and authority if acting on behalf of a company, and that you may legally agree and adhere to this Terms and Conditions. Compli-Serve assumes no responsibility for liabilities related to age misrepresentation.

6. Terms and Conditions changes
Compli-Serve reserves the right to change, modifies, add or remove any of the Terms and Conditions of use from time to time. Changes to these Terms and Conditions of use will take effect upon such changes being posted to this website. It is your obligation to periodically check these Terms and Conditions of use at this website for changes or updates and that your continued use of this website following the posting of changes or updates, will be considered notice of your acceptance to abide by and be bound by these Terms and Conditions of use, including such changes or updates. The Terms and Conditions applicable at the time of use by you is an agreement between Compli-Serve and you as the user and will supersede and replace all prior agreements regarding the use of this website.

7. Website, information, content and service changes
Compli-Serve reserves the right to change and modifies its website, and further to change, add, remove any information, content, links, events and services (if applicable) on the website at any time as we deem fit. You as user agrees to use the website “as is” when using the website and subject to the applicable website Terms and Conditions at the time of use.

8. Disclaimer
Compli-Serve takes all reasonable care to ensure that our website with information, content, access to links and available events and services (if applicable) are true and correct and shall not be responsible for any liability, loss, damage or expense (directly, indirectly or consequential) which you may suffer as a result of the use and accessing of our website, or reliance upon any information, content and access to links or services provided through this website. The information on this website should be seen as guidance only and does not constitute advice and whether it is applicable or suitable to your specific situation or needs. Kindy consult a professional if you need guidance in this regard.

By using the website, information, content and having access to links and services, you use it out of your own free will. Compli-Serve shall not be liable for any damages that may occur to you as a result of your use or misuse of our website, information and content.

Compli-Serve is confident in the resilience and performance of its website by reviewing the content and integrity of it on a regular basis and endeavour to have the website available to you at all times. However, access to the website may be interrupted, restricted or delayed and that the website with information and content and access to links and services are available to you on an ‘as is’ basis. We do not guarantee that the services will be 100% uninterrupted, secured, error-free, virus-free or will meet any particular criteria of performance or quality. Should the availability of the website and access to information, content, links and services to you be interrupted, we shall aim to restore it as quickly as possible to the extent that it is within our reasonable control to do so.

Compli-Serve shall endeavour to ensure the security of the website with content, information and services (if applicable) available to you. If you think there are any possible issues regarding the security, kindly inform us immediately so we may address them accordingly.

9. Cookies
Compli-Serve may use cookies (small text files stored in a user’s browser) or web beacons (electronic images that allow this website to count users who have accessed a particular page and to access certain cookies) to ensure that the website is well managed and to facilitate improvement of the site. The web administrator uses the information to analyse the number of users of different areas of the site and to ensure that this site is serving as a useful and effective information source. Neither cookies nor web beacons collect personal information such as the user’s name or e-mail address. A user may reject cookies as most browsers permit individuals to decline cookies. Under certain circumstances, users may be denied access to some parts of this website if their browsers are set to decline cookies.

10. Links to other websites
Our Compli-Serve website may contain links to other websites for your convenience and although we review the suitability of such links from time to time, you will access it at your own risk. We don’t have control over these websites and are not responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for the information, services, content of these websites and for your use, or inability to use or access any of these linked websites. You should also familiarise yourself with the terms and conditions and privacy statements applicable to these other websites before using it. Compli-Serve don’t accept any responsibility for the use by you of these websites.

11. Intellectual property
You agree that all materials, information, content, offerings and services (if applicable) on this website are the property of Compli-Serve, its associated companies, directors, officers, employees, agents, suppliers, or licensors, including all copyrights, trade secrets, trademarks, patents, and other intellectual property. You also agree that you will not reproduce or redistribute Compli-Serve’s intellectual property in any way, including electronic, digital, or trademark registrations. All rights are reserved.

Compli-Serve has copyright of the website, content and any information on the website. Any redistribution or reproduction of any information, content or part of it in any form is prohibited other than printing or downloading it for your personal and non-commercial use only and any other use thereof, including distribution, exploitation, or storage on another website or other form of electronic retrieval system is prohibited.

You grant Compli-Serve a royalty-free and non-exclusive license to use, copy and transmit any content you may capture or upload on the website. For issues regarding intellectual property claims, you should contact Compli-Serve in order to come to an agreement.

12. User registrations and accounts
As a user of this website, you may be asked to register with us (e.g., events) and provide personal information. You will register out of your own free will and are responsible for ensuring the accuracy of this information and for maintaining the safety and security of your username, password, registration details and any identifying information. You are also responsible for all activities that occur under your registration account or password. We reserve all rights to terminate your use of the website, your registration, access to your account, and we may edit or remove information and content at our sole discretion.

13. Indemnification
You agree to indemnify Compli-Serve, its associated companies and its affiliates (where applicable) and hold Compli-Serve harmless against legal claims and demands that may arise from your use or misuse of our website, information, content and services and from any breach by you of these Terms and Conditions. We reserve the right to select our own legal counsel.

14. Disputes
Any dispute related in any way to your visit to this website, information, content, links and access to services shall be arbitrated at Compli-Serve’s sole discretion either by means of mediation, arbitration, state or federal court in South Africa and you consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue of such bodies or courts.

15. Applicable law
By visiting this website, you agree that the laws of South Africa, without regard to principles of conflict laws, will govern these Terms and Conditions, or any dispute of any sort that might come between Compli-Serve and you, or its business partners and associates.