Royal Bafokeng Tourism and Hospitality Website March 2015

Terms and Conditions for use of this Website and any information offered within it

GENERAL

  1. Royal Bafokeng Tourism and Hospitality (RBTH) provides the information offered in this website ("information") subject to the terms and conditions (T’s & C’s) set out below. By accessing the website and using any of the information provided in it you are bound by the contents and agree to abide by them. Therefore, since RBTH may at any time modify these T’s & C’s, your continued use of the website will be subject to the T’s & C’s in force at the time of your use and such access or use constitutes  your acceptance of the amended T’s & C’s. By accessing the website and using any of the information, you agree that you will not use any hardware, software or other device to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the site and that you will not take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the website infrastructure. In addition, you agree that you will not use any robot, spider, other automatic device, or manual process to monitor or copy the pages of the site or the content contained therein, without the prior written consent from RBTH. (Such consent is deemed given for standard search engine technology employed to direct Internet users to the website). You may not use the site to distribute material which is defamatory, offensive, and unlawful or contains hate speech.

  2. These T’s & C’s govern your use of this website and constitute the entire agreement between yourself and RBTH with respect to the subject matter hereof and supersede all prior oral and written agreements. The agreement is governed by South African law and the visitor submits to the jurisdiction of the South African courts in respect of any issue that may arise from this agreement. No failure or delay on the part of RBTH in exercising any right or remedy hereunder or enforcing the terms and conditions of the agreement will operate as a waiver thereof.

  3. These terms and conditions, irrespective of how they are grouped, are severable from each other and, if any part or provision of this agreement is found to be invalid, unenforceable or void, then the remaining portion shall remain in full force and effect. Headings are for convenience only and not for use in interpretation.  

  4. Whilst every effort is made to update the capabilities and information provided on this website on a regular basis, RBTH makes no representations or warranties, whether express, implied in law or residual, as to the accuracy, completeness or reliability of the content and/or capability of any of the pages comprising the website and shall not be bound in any manner by any such content and/or capability.

  5. RBTH reserves the right at any time to change or discontinue without notice, any aspect, feature or service offered by way of this website. Opinions, information, data or content contained on the website are offered for information purposes only and shall NOT be construed as advice. Royal Marang gives no warranties and makes no representations as to the accuracy, completeness or reliability of any such opinions, information, data or content.

  6. This website is solely for personal and non-commercial use. Copyright and all intellectual property rights in all materials made available through this website and not already in the public domain are owned by RBTH, alternatively RBTH is the lawful user thereof and is protected by both South African and international intellectual property right laws. Accordingly, any such materials may not be copied, reproduced, transmitted, distributed, circulated or otherwise exploited without the express and written permission of RBTH.  Any unauthorised use of the materials constitutes an infringement of RBTH’s copyright and other intellectual property rights.

  7. The trademarks, names, logos and service marks (collectively "trademarks") displayed on this website are registered and unregistered trademarks of the companies or organisations represented, alternatively RNTH is the lawful user of the trademarks. Nothing contained on this website should be construed as granting any licence or right to use any trademarks without the prior written permission of RBTH or the lawful owner.

  8. RBTH, their directors, officers, employees, representatives and agents, are not liable for any loss or damage whatsoever to any user of the website for whatever cause.

  9. All communications permitted or required by the provisions of this agreement may be given via the site, by electronic mail, conventional mail or, if by RBTH, by posting on this site. Such communications are deemed given upon receipt by you if sent by electronic mail or conventional mail, or immediately upon posting to this site. In this context, RBTH will accept instructions that appear to originate from you even if they come from someone else impersonating you and will act on any instruction purporting to originate from you, unless you notify us of any irregularities.

  10. Delay or failure to comply with or breach of any of these terms and conditions occasioned by or resulting from an act of God or public enemy, fire, explosion, earthquake, perils of the sea, flood, storm or other adverse weather conditions, war declared or undeclared, civil war, revolution, civil commotion or other civil strife, riot, strikes, blockade, embargo, sanctions, epidemics, act of any Government or other authority, compliance with Government orders, demands or regulations, or any circumstances of like or different nature beyond the reasonable control of the party so failing force majeure, will not be deemed to be a breach of these terms and conditions nor will it subject either party to any liability to the other.

  11. Should either party be prevented from carrying out its obligations by force majeure lasting continuously for a period of 30 (thirty) days, the parties will consult with each other regarding the future implementation of these terms and conditions. If no mutually acceptable arrangement is arrived at within a period of 30 (thirty) days thereafter, RBTH shall be entitled to terminate all of its rights and obligations in terms of or arising from these terms and conditions and/or any service forthwith on written notice.

USE OF THE WEBSITE

  1. External links may be provided within the website, but they are beyond the control of RBTH and no representation is made as to their content. Use or reliance on any such link is at your own risk. When visiting external links you must refer to the external website's terms and conditions of use. No hypertext links shall be created from any website whether controlled by you or otherwise to this website without the express prior written permission of RBTH.

  2. RBTH will use reasonable endeavours to maintain full system availability, except during scheduled maintenance periods. RBTH records that the website may from time to time be subject to routine enhancements, maintenance and upgrades and accepts no liability for any error and/or miscommunication that may occur at such time. Also since RBTH provides certain information to you via the Internet, RBTH makes no representations, nor gives any warranties or guarantees of any nature as to the availability of any communications network or systems of any third party on whom you or RBTH rely to provide any of the services. Therefore, any person who accesses this website or relies on this website or on the information contained in this Website does so at his or her own risk.

  3. Functionality is not guaranteed with all types of mobile devices in using this Site. You should contact your service provider directly for technical assistance or any questions. Please note that security features vary by carrier/service provider and mobile device.

  4. RBTH makes no guarantee of confidentiality or privacy of any communication or information transmitted on the site or any website linked to the site. RBTH will not be liable for the privacy of the information, E-Mail addresses, registration and identification information, communications, confidential or trade-secret information or any other content transmitted over networks accessed by the site, or otherwise connected with your use of the site. The website is, however, viewed over a secured connection and so any information provided by you on this website cannot be viewed by anyone else over the Internet.

  5. You should also be aware that information and data is automatically collected through the standard operation of the Internet servers and through the use of "cookies." "Cookies" are small text files a web site can use to recognize repeat users, facilitate the user's ongoing access to and use of the website and allow a website to track usage behaviour and compile aggregate data that will allow content improvements and targeted advertising. Cookies are not programs that come onto your system and damage files. Generally, cookies work by assigning a unique number to you that has no meaning outside the assigning site. If you do not want information collected through the use of cookies, there is a simple procedure in most browsers that allows you to deny or accept the cookie feature; however, you should note that cookies may be necessary to provide you with certain features (e.g., customized delivery of information) available on the Websites.