Terms & Conditions


https://www.bznz.co.za  (the ‘Website’) is owned and operated by Bznz.co.za (hereinafter referred to as ‘Bznz.co.za’).

Visitors to the website (hereinafter known as “users are bound by this user agreement. If you disagree with this user agreement, you should discontinue using the website. By continuing to use Bznz.co.za your actions constitute acceptance of the unmodified user agreement. By accepting this user agreement, it is understood that you have read and agreed with the content therein.

Visitors who are under the age of 18 years may not list their business on the Bznz.co.za. By listing a business, you are confirming that you are over the age of 18 years.

The website is provided as-is, and the use of the website is at your own discretion. Neither Bznz.co.za, its Owners, Directors, Employees, Agents, Service Providers or Suppliers are to be held responsible for the damages or losses relating to or resulting from the use of the website or the products and services sold through using it.

Bznz.co.za


Bznz.co.za operates the website as an online directory through which users have the ability to search for and find an array of businesses offering products and services for sale. These products and services are listed by third parties.

In certain instances and situations, the website will provide links to the website of the businesses, and may include advertising that is related to the business or other third parties and their products and services.

It is important to note that businesses, their products, and services are not representative of the entirety of the suppliers available in the market and Bznz.co.za cannot guarantee that the prices, rates, registered businesses of the listed business on the website are accurate and error-free.

The businesses that are registered on Bznz.co.za are held responsible for the relevancy and accuracy of the information that is found on their profile page.

Bznz.co.za does not guarantee the accuracy of the content or external websites which are linked to from the website.

Bznz.co.za is not responsible for the businesses listed on the site.

Businesses are able to create their own “webpage” for the purpose of highlighting their products and services. In some instances, users are able to follow direct links to the business’s website.

Bznz.co.za declares that it is not an agent of any of the businesses listed on the site, does not speak or vouch for or offer any warranties in relation to any businesses, products, or services. Neither will Bznz.co.za nor any of its representatives will be held liable for any damage or loss of whatever nature arising from any of the listed businesses.

The website will not be held liable for any purchases or services acquired from businesses listed on the platform. The businesses listed on the website are responsible for payments, refunds, returns and quality of service. The business is also responsible for maintaining the legitimacy of their establishment, as well as the products and website.

Users of Bznz.co.za acknowledge that they take full responsibility for evaluating the price, product, or service quality and its credibility. The website does not guarantee that any business transactions that arise from listings on the site will act in good faith.

Bznz.co.za works diligently to ensure that the information shown on the website relating to businesses and their products or services are up-to-date, accurate, and within the law.  If you feel that a business might be selling goods that are considered illegal, conducting fraudulent activity or using misleading marketing and information, please notify Bznz.co.za immediately so that we may take the correct and appropriate measures.

Disclaimers


Bznz.co.za does not make any warranties of any nature whatsoever in relation to the website and/or services provided including any warranty that the website or website server is virus-free and does not contain harmful components. It also does not maintain that the functions, content, and technology available from the website are uninterrupted and/or are free from errors. Bznz.co.za is able to suspend access to the website without notice at any time and accepts no liability for any consequences thereof.

The information, ideas, or opinions expressed on the Bznz.co.za website are not to be regarded as professional advice or the opinion of the company’s representatives. We encourage users to professional advice before taking any action related to the information, ideas, or opinions on the website.

All risk and/or liability incurred from the use of the website rests with the user and not with Bznz.co.za, its representatives nor any of its agents. We cannot be held responsible for any damages or losses that arise from making use of this website, the services, or the content provided within, including damage to computers. All malfunctions can be reported to us directly.

If Bznz.co.za is found, despite the above-mentioned disclaimers, to be liable for any reason to you or any third party, the liability is limited to 500 ZAR (five hundred South African Rands). Under no circumstances is Bznz.co.za held accountable for any indirect damages, special damages, consequential damages, or loss of profits and/or data.

Intellectual Property Rights


All of the content, trademarks, and data on this website, including but not limited to software, databases, plain text, graphics and icons, hyperlinks, private information, designs and agreements are the property of and are licensed to Bznz.co.za and are thus protected from copyright infringement by both local and international legislation.

Bznz.co.za, the website, might hold images, names, or other content that can be seen as trademarks, logos, or copyrighted material of third parties. These may not be copied or used without their strict permission. To obtain permission, please feel free to contact Bznz.co.za or the third party directly.

Content & Minors


Bznz.co.za is not able to screen or edit the content that is available on the website and does not accept liability for incorrect, illegal, defamatory, or obscene and/or offensive content and/or images. You are, however, encouraged to inform us of this content so that we can remedy the situation.

Hyperlinks that lead from this website or external website are provided as-is, and Bznz.co.za does not necessarily agree with or sponsor the content on these webpages.

This is not an adult website and, as such, there is no explicit age limit that has been placed on our users. However, certain businesses listed on Bznz.co.za might choose to advertise content of an adult nature. Products and services may only be purchased by persons who are over the age of 18 and thus Bznz.co.za will not be held responsible in any way with regard to minors who might be viewing content that could be adult in nature or purchasing related products or services.

Users that are under the age of 18 may not list a business web page or make use of the additional services.

Security


Any person, company, or organisation that attempts to deliver or insert any damaging code to this website, or attempts to gain unauthorised access to any page on this website will be prosecuted and civil damages shall be claimed should Bznz.co.za suffers any losses or damages.

Registered users agree and will allow Bznz.co.za to take all reasonable and legal steps to ensure the security and integrity of the website and its back-office application, as well as its staff and agents.

Prohibited conduct

Regarding hyperlinks, framing, spiders and crawlers: no business, person, or website may link to any page on this website, or use any tools or technology to search for or gain information from this website without consenting to the terms and conditions, and without written permission from Bznz.co.za itself. This prohibits robots, crawlers, spiders, and any other site search or retrieval tools from scraping and indexing the website and any of its content, as well as reformatting, framing (iframe) any of the pages of the website in any way.

General usage


Users agree to make use of the website in accordance with the user agreement and all applicable laws and regulations. Users also agree that they will not engage in any of the following prohibited conduct when using the website:

Submitting and listing false, inaccurate, or misleading information on the website or conducting business in a false, inaccurate, and misleading fashion

Conducting illegal or fraudulent activities or offering illegal or fraudulent services

Attempting to deliver or delivering any damaging code to this website

Attempting to gain unauthorized access to any page on this website,

Tampering with, attempting to hack, modify or otherwise corrupt the functionality, security, and integrity of Bznz.co.za

Posting content that is considered to be “spam”, including chain letters, junk mail, pyramid schemes, surveys, and other mass messaging whether commercial in nature or not

Posting images that have been stolen from other sources without being credited. If Bznz.co.za is alerted to the fact that a user or business has posted a stolen image, the user or business will be responsible for the costs incurred for legal action.

Using keyword stuffing in content or otherwise attempting to manipulate search results

Promoting any form of discrimination

Threatening, stalking, defrauding, inciting, harassing, or advocating for these activities in relation to any other person, user, or business and otherwise interfering with another person’s use of Bznz.co.za

Writing or encouraging defamatory content, creating content that is trade libellous, and unlawfully threatening and harassing users and other businesses

Posting content that contains profanity, adult, or illegal content

Attempting to acquire personal information from minors or threatening to cause harm to minors

Attempting to or successfully violating any third-party-right including a breach of confidence, copyright, trademark, patent, trade secrets, moral or privacy right as well as any other intellectual property or proprietary right

Changing, modifying, appropriating, reproducing, distributing, translating, and creating derivative works or adaptations of other business’s content including publicly displaying, selling, trading or in any way exploiting the website or its content unless authorised by Bznz.co.za

Attempting to reverse engineer any portion of the website

Attempting to or successfully removing any copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights notices on the website or on any materials printed or copied off the website

Mining, recording, or processing information about other users or businesses listed on the website

Attempting to access, retrieve, or index the website in order to construct or populate a searchable directory or database of listings, reviews or content.

Attempting to take any action which may impose an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the technological infrastructure of Bznz.co.za

Gaining or attempting to gain unauthorised access to the Free Bznz.co.za, its network connections, or computer systems using hacking, password mining or any other illegal methods

Using the website or its content to transmit computer viruses, defects, worms, trojan horses, or any other malicious computer code that could affect routine programming or be destructive in nature including interfering with and intercepting personal information, interrupting site usages, systems, and processes

Affecting the proper working of the website by using devices, software, codes, or any type of exploitation

Making excessive demands for traffic

Attempting to or successfully removing, circumventing, disabling, or otherwise interfering with any security-related features of the website including those that prevent or restrict the copying of website content or features that enforce limitations on the use of the website

Taking any actions that might render Bznz.co.za liable to anyone or cause Bznz.co.za to lose in whole or in part the services or any ISP, supplier or third party.

Using the website is an acknowledgement that any misuse or damage of Bznz.co.za website violates the aforementioned provisions. Bznz.co.za may incur liability and/or suffer from damages and, as such, your access to the website will be subject to limitation, suspension or immediate cancellation.

You will also be subject to damages and other similar penalties, including criminal prosecution where applicable, and you will be held liable for any and all damages that Bznz.co.za should suffer. This will include attorney’s fees on an attorney and own client scale and without limiting the generality of the foregoing, you will be required to reimburse Bznz.co.za any and all costs, expenses and fines levied as a result of your activities.

Terms and termination

This user agreement will commence from the date on which it is published on Bznz.co.za and will continue indefinitely, being amended by Bznz.co.za as and when it is necessary for the entire duration of the operational use of the website. Bznz.co.za has the right to terminate this user agreement and the website at any time.

Changes to the user agreement


Bznz.co.za may in its sole discretion, change the user agreement or any part therein contained with or without notice to users. It is the responsibility of the users to ascertain whether or not the agreement has been amended in order to ensure that they are satisfied with the changes made. If you are not satisfied with the user agreement, you may refrain from using the website whether as a business lister or browser.

Governing law and jurisdiction


The website of Bznz.co.za, including its terms and conditions, as well as any disputes arising from the terms and conditions, will be governed in accordance with the laws of the Republic of South Africa. Your continued use of the website constitutes your consent and submission to the jurisdiction of the South African courts, regarding all proceedings, transactions, applications or the link instituted by either party or third parties arising from any of these terms and conditions.

 

Disputes

 

Bznz.co.za will not be involved in any disputes which arise between users and any of the listed businesses. We are not an agent of any users or businesses and will not act in any such capacity in connection with resolving any disputes between parties.

Electronic communication


When visiting or interacting with the website or sending emails to Bznz.co.za, you consent to receiving communications from Bznz.co.za electronically. You thus agree to all agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communications sent by Bznz.co.za, including but not limited to, the requirement that such communications should be in writing.