Terms and conditions for using this site

(For terms and conditions for conveyancers participating in our Conveyancer program, click here)

By clicking on the box accepting our terms and conditions, you agree to the following terms and conditions.

You respect our right to our intellectual property

We (being offertopurchase.co.za and LeaseAgreement.co.za) own the copyright in all material on this site, unless we specifically state otherwise.

Our intellectual property in this site includes the content of the site and the documents on it, any trademarks, copyrights, patents, trade names, website “look-and-feel” and trade secrets.

You may download, print and reproduce our documents on offer for your own use subject to these terms and conditions. In legal terms, we are effectively “licensing” you to use our intellectual property each time you download an agreement from one of our sites.

You may not reproduce or distribute our documents for any other reason. This means that you may not sub-license, resell, republish (including internet posting, electronic mailing, faxing, archiving in a public database, redistributing via a computer network, or in a printed form to third parties), reproduce, disseminate, commercially exploit, reverse-engineer, adapt or circulate any of the material.

If you wish to use this material for any other reason, you must ask our permission to do so.

You may not assume that you have our permission to use our intellectual property simply because the material is available on this site.

We respect your right to privacy

  • We will keep all your personal information confidential.

  • If you contact us through this site, we use your information only to reply to you.

  • We will not share any information about you with anyone unless we are required to do so by law.

  • All confidential information is encrypted and is transmitted via a secure server. We reserve the right to use the information collected through this website for our own internal customer and business analysis, but we will not knowingly disclose such information to third parties without your prior consent or unless compelled by law to do so.

What we offer you

  • We offer you a legal support service on this site but it is NOT a legal service (as explained in our disclaimer). Our intention is to provide certain legal documents to individuals for use exclusively within the Republic of South Africa.

Who are you contracting with and how?

    • Irrespective of where you access our websites from, you are contracting with either DeedOfSale.co.za or LeaseAgreement.co.za (depending on the website you have accessed), of 39 Kloof Street, Gardens, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa.
    • Each time you download a document from this site, you enter into a contract with us. Once delivery has taken place, the contract between us is complete and our contractual relationship is terminated.

    Use of this website

    • You will use this site in the way that it is intended.

    • You may not use this website in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair any server used by us or the network(s) connected to any server used by us, or interfere with any other party's use of the website.

    • You may not attempt to gain unauthorised access to any products, services, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to any server used by us through hacking, password mining or any other unauthorised means.

    • You may not use this website in any manner to conduct any business that is in competition with our business.

    • We may deny you access to all or part of this website without notice if you engage in any conduct or activities that we believe (in our sole and absolute discretion) are contrary to these terms of use.

    We may make changes

    • We may add, modify, update or delete the material on this website from time to time without notice.

    • These terms and conditions of use are subject to change from time to time.

    Links

    • This website may contain links to other websites. If you use such links to websites not maintained by us, you will leave this website.

    • We do not control such other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the materials of such other websites.

    • The links to the other websites are provided as a convenience and do not imply that we recommend, approve or endorse such other websites.

    Delivery

    • We deliver either by means of a free download or to an email address.

    • You must provide us with a valid email address to which we will deliver your document. We cannot be responsible for any mistakes you make when you provide us with your details.

    • Subject to receiving your payment or request, we will deliver a document to you on the same day as payment is received or the request is made.

    • The document purchased by you will be delivered by means of a secure internet download to your computer on the same day and at your request.

    • Delivery is confirmed by the issue of a tax invoice recording the details of your purchase (where you have bought a document, not downloaded it for free).

    • The purchase price of each document is all-inclusive and no additional charges are levied for delivery.

    • In the unlikely event of non-delivery of the document purchased, you should contact us on our “Contact us” page.

    • If the contract delivered to you contains any errors caused by our website, we will fix the problem immediately or refund you your money in full within 10 days of the date of purchase.

    • Any concerns should be made within 3 days of purchase.

    • Computer and telecommunications systems aren't fault-free and occasional periods of downtime occur. We do not guarantee the services will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free or that content loss won't occur.

    Payment

    • Payment is by credit card.

    • In certain circumstances (usually where your credit card is not working or you don’t have a credit card), you may pay by bank transfer into our bank account, the details of which will be provided on request. This means that you will have to “Contact us”, explain your problem and ask to pay by bank transfer. We reserve the right to refuse this request.

    • Credit card transactions are processed by Virtual Card Services and you can view more on them at website.vcs.co.za

    • The merchant outlet country at the time of presenting payment options to the cardholder is South Africa. Transaction currency is South African Rand (ZAR).

    • Invoices are automatically issued to you when you pay for an agreement.

    Refunds

    • You may not seek repayment of money paid to us by asking your credit card provider to credit back a payment made to us, without attempting to seek repayment from us first.

    • Unless otherwise provided by law or by agreement with us, all purchases are final and non-refundable.

    South African law applies

    • By using this website, you agree that any legal action arising out of the material on this website will be subject to South African law and the jurisdiction of the South African courts.

    • Regardless of where you access this website from, you agree to comply with all applicable laws of the Republic of South Africa (including those regarding the export of data) and with all other laws, rules and regulations that may be applicable to the use of this website.

    This is the whole agreement between us

    • This agreement makes up the whole agreement between us in relation to the subject matter hereof and neither of us is bound by any terms not recorded in this agreement.

    We may protect our rights as we choose

    • Just because we don’t enforce our rights or only do so in part, doesn’t mean we don’t have rights in terms of this agreement or otherwise. And it doesn’t mean that we waive those rights or impliedly accept any infringement of our rights. We are entitled at any time to protect our rights.

    We may sell or hand over the operation of the website to a third party

    • We are entitled without notice to you, to hand over (called ‘cede’ in law) our rights or to delegate any of our obligations under this agreement to another person, and you hereby consent to such cession and delegation.

    • But, you cannot cede or delegate any of your rights in terms of this agreement to a third party.

    • “We” or “us” means anyone making up the business of DeedOfSale.co.za and/or LeaseAgreement.co.za, and includes any successors to the business, people we may assign the business to, executors, agents and employees.

    Bad terms may be deleted and this agreement remains in force

    If any of this agreement is found to be illegal, void, or unenforceable, the validity, legality and enforceability of the remaining terms will not be affected in any way.

    How to contact us

    • You may use our “Contact us” button or simply click here

    • If you provide us with a contact telephone number, we may contact you by telephone.

    The use of this website and its services is at all times subject to the terms and conditions set out above.