Carfind (Pty) Ltd's "Terms and Conditions", "Terms of Usage" and "Privacy" Policies
By utilising the services offered by and through this website you agree to the Terms and Conditions as contained hereinafter.
“Carfind.co.za” means Carfind (Pty) Ltd a company duly registered in terms of the laws of South Africa and any of its affiliated companies.
“Personal information” means a legal entity and/or individual’s name, surname, telephone number, e-mail address and/or current location, or any other relevant personal information.
“Services” means all of Carfind.co.za’s services offered through the use of this website, including but not limited to:
“Vehicle” means any item that is either powered or non-powered included but not limited to motor vehicle, bike, bakkie, caravan, trailer camper, commercial vehicle and any other such products.
“You” and/or “Your” means the user of this website.
“Relevant Third Parties” includes but is not limited to Motor Importers/Manufacturers, Motor Dealerships, Financial Institutions, Private Sellers and any other such third party that may be represented within our service offerings.
Personal information and privacy
Carfind.co.za respects your privacy and is committed to protecting all personal information provided to it by the users of this website.
By entering any personal information onto this website you confirm that the personal details are your own. In the event that the personal information provided to us is not your own or is inaccurate, Carfind.co.za will not be liable for the processing of any such incorrect personal information.
Carfind.co.za will never release your personal information to a non-relevant third party. In all cases, the only personal information we will ever disclose to Third Parties are your details as determined by you in any form of contact that you have made with us through our services and that we have deemed relevant for us to supply you with our services.
By utilising the services provided through this website and entering your personal information on to the website you consent to Carfind.co.za distributing your personal information for the purpose of bringing a prospective seller and a prospective purchaser in contact with each other and you further consent to Carfind.co.za analysing all data collected through our services for research purposes.
Carfind.co.za stores and protects all information that is collected from the use of our services.
Carfind.co.za respects your right to be able to remove your name from any Carfind.co.za mailing/newsletter list. This can be done at any time through the functionality supplied via our services and should you not wish to form part of the Carfind.co.za mailing/newsletter list you should inform us accordingly.
Carfind.co.za reserves the right to email you with any form of relevant information, should you have made use of any of our services.
Carfind.co.za does not, and will not, trade "email address lists" or "email address databases".
All personal information provided to Carfind.co.za will not be retained any longer than is necessary for achieving the purpose for which the information was collected or subsequently processed and Carfind.co.za will thereafter delete all records of the personal information.
Exclusion of liability and non-warranty
Carfind.co.za is not responsible for the conduct of all relevant Third Parties that may be represented within our service offerings.
Pursuant to the provisions of the Consumer Protection Act, you hereby unconditionally and irrevocably indemnify Carfind.co.za and its subsidiaries and hold Carfind.co.za harmless against all loss, damages, claims, liability and/or costs of whatsoever nature and howsoever arising from the use of the Carfind.co.za website.
It is further clearly understood and agreed that Carfind.co.za will not be liable for any loss suffered, damages sustained or other types of liabilities to persons whether natural or legal utilising the Carfind.co.za website under any circumstances nor does Carfind.co.za give any warranties or undertakings in respect of the vehicles that appear on its website.
Carfind.co.za makes no representations, whether express or implied regarding the vehicles or services that appear on its website, nor does Carfind.co.za give any guarantees or warranties regarding the vehicle, its type, make, condition, mileage or ownership or any other information pertinent to the vehicle that appears on the Carfind.co.za website.
Carfind.co.za endeavours to use relevant Third Parties that are registered with their industry relevant authority organizations and associations.
Carfind.co.za is not accountable for, will not guarantee, cannot guarantee and waivers all liability from the information, opinions and graphics that depict the new vehicles, used vehicles and any other products throughout our services. The views and opinions expressed on this web site are solely those of the original authors and other contributors. These views and opinions do not necessarily represent those of Carfind.co.za, the Carfind.co.za staff, and/or any/all contributors to this site.
Carfind.co.za offers no recourse whatsoever for any vehicle that is available through any of our services.
Carfind.co.za shall not be held liable for any damage or loss that you may have incurred, in any form or manner whatsoever during the use of, or anything related to, the services that Carfind.co.za have to offer or the use of any websites which is linked to other websites through hypertext links.
Service offering and refunds
The services offered by Carfind.co.za with regard to searching for a vehicle and contacting the seller are free. Should you use any of Carfind.co.za's services to sell your vehicle, you will be charged a nominal fee.
You hereby give us permission to provide such paid-up service to you within seven days of the conclusion of this agreement which will be the date upon which we accepted your request to place your vehicle on our website.
Should you wish to cancel this fixed term agreement you will be entitled to do so but with a notice of 7 days from date of first activation. The advertising fee will then not be calculated at the reduced rate but at the rate of R 27.80 per day which is the normal rate, you will also be held liable for the banking charges and administrative fee for the repayment which will be R 200.00 excl. VAT. You will need to provide the following: Original Bank Letter of Confirmation detailing your bank account details (not an electronic copy), certified copy of your ID and certified Proof of Residence.
The abovementioned documents must either be hand delivered to our Domicilium citandi et executandi as per CIPC, or mailed by registered post to the Legal Department as per the details below.
All intellectual property rights in all material and content made available through the services of Carfind.co.za are owned by Carfind.co.za or alternatively Carfind.co.za is the lawful user thereof, and are protected by both the Republic of South Africa and international property laws.
You agree not to do anything that may infringe on Carfind.co.za’s intellectual property rights in this regard, including but not limited to unauthorised copying, reproduction, disseminations, sale, publication or exploitation of such material.
Carfind.co.za reserves the right to determine who uses, and how they use any of the services on offer.
Should you use any of the Carfind.co.za services, Carfind.co.za will accept that you have agreed to, understood and are legally allowed to accept the "Terms and Conditions", "Terms of Usage" and "Privacy" policies and procedures from that point onwards.
Carfind.co.za has the right to change their policies from time to time.
These Terms and Conditions are governed by laws of the Republic of South Africa and you agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of courts located within the Republic of South Africa.
Should you have any concerns, you are welcome to direct them to Carfind.co.za in writing, to:
Carfind (Pty) Ltd
Republic of South Africa
Carfind.co.za will endeavour to address your concern as soon as possible, and should Carfind.co.za not be able to address your concern in an appropriate manner, Carfind.co.za will use the correct and industry relevant authorities with regard to dispute and resolution associations that are available in South Africa.
This document was last amended on 24th June 2016.