Privacy Policy


 

Introduction

Thank you for visiting the website of SLOW in the City. This Privacy Policy is subject to the terms and conditions of the SLOW in the City website, and all definitions contained in such terms and conditions shall apply equally to this Privacy Policy.

The privacy of individuals visiting our website is of importance to us. By continuing to use this website, you agree to the terms and conditions set out in this Privacy Policy. Please note that by submitting information via this website, you consent to the collection, collation, processing, and storing of such information and the use and disclosure of such information in accordance with this Privacy Policy. We recommend that you read this Privacy Policy together with our terms and conditions prior to submitting information to this website.

Amendments to this Privacy Policy may be made from time to time and any such amendments will be made available on this website.

Information Collected

We collect and store the following personal information of users of this website:

  1. Information necessary for our legitimate business interest and the categories of personal information identified in the Electronic Communications and Transactions Act 25 of 2002 ("the ECT Act"). This may include (amongst other things) the user's name, identity number, telephone number, physical and postal address, age, well-being, disability, personal opinions, views and preferences; and

  2. Information automatically provided (e.g. cookies and server logs) which may include, amongst other things, information pertaining to a user's use and navigation of this website, IP addresses and the duration and frequency of a user’s visits to this website. Cookies are pieces of information that a website transfers to a user's hard drive for record-keeping purposes. Cookies are not harmful to your computer and do not carry viruses.

Use of Information

The personal information collected on this website may be used to provide and improve services to you and to operate and improve browsing and interaction via this website. In addition, we may use this information to provide marketing information to you. 

Personal information which is collected from you will be stored and processed in the Republic of South Africa according to industry best practice. Personal information will not be traded, sold or leased to third parties. While we will attempt not to disclose any of your personal information to third parties, except when we have your permission or for purposes of our legitimate business interests, we do not guarantee that your personal information will not be shared with third parties without your permission.

You agree that your personal information may be shared with (amongst others) the following parties:

  1. Government and law enforcement agencies;

  2. Credits and other payment card providers;

  3. Where the law requires that we disclose your personal information to a party;

  4. Where we have reason to believe that a disclosure of personal information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against a party who may be in breach of the terms and conditions or may be causing injury to or interference with (either intentionally or unintentionally) our rights or property, other users, or anyone else that could be harmed by such activities.

Content

This website is offered to you on an "as is" basis for personal and non-commercial use. This website is provided without any representations or warranties whatsoever, whether express, implied or statutory.

Specifically, we make no warranties or representations, whether express, implied or statutory, in respect of the accuracy, completeness and or reliability of any information, ideas and/or opinions expressed on this website.

We make no warranties or representations, whether express, implied or statutory, that this website is compatible with your hardware and/or software or that this website is free of viruses, destructive materials or any other data or code which is able to harm or otherwise impede in any manner the operation of a computer system, computer network, any handset or mobile device, or your hardware or software and you accept all risks in this respect.

To the extent that any link to another website is provided on this website, we make no warranties or representations, whether express, implied or statutory, as to the content of such other website. The existence of any such link does not serve to signify that we endorse or have any responsibility for the content of any such linked website.

We may, in our sole discretion, at any time and for any reason and without prior written notice, suspend or terminate:

  1. The operation of this website or any its contents; or

  2. Your right to use this website or any of its contents

Security

All reasonable steps will be taken to ensure the integrity, security and confidentiality of your personal information. However, while we exercise great care in providing secure transmission of your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of any information transmitted via the internet to or from this website and you accordingly agree that you transmit such information at your own risk.

You must ensure that your username and passwords or personal identification numbers are not revealed to any other persons. Should you divulge such information, we accept no liability for any resulting losses.

Links

Please note that if you are directed to or make use of any external links on this website to another website, such websites are not subject to this Privacy Policy.

Linked websites or pages are not subject to the control of SLOW in the City. SLOW in the City shall not be held responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, in any way for the contents of such websites, the use of this website, or inability to use or access any linked websites or any links contained in a linked website.