Please read these terms and conditions of use (“Terms”) carefully. By (i) accessing this website (the “Site”) and any pages or materials contained in this website or (ii) making any purchases from us of any goods featured on this Site, you agree to be bound by the Terms set forth below. If you do not agree to all of the Terms set forth below, please do not access this website, or any associated pages or materials or make any purchases of any goods from us. In particular, please read the disclaimer and limitation of liability under the heading “IMPORTANT: DISCLAIMER AND LIMITATION OF DAMAGES”.

The Site is owned and operated by MAPHORISA INITIATIVES (“MAPHORISA INITIATIVES”, and also referred to as “we”, “us” or “our”). The pages and materials contained on this Site are the property of MAPHORISA INITIATIVES or are owned by a third party and are used by us under license.

We reserve the right to change, add, or remove any portion of this Site or these Terms, in whole or in part, at any time and for any reason, with or without notice. Changes to these Terms will be effective when posted. You agree to review these Terms periodically to be aware of any changes. Your continued use of this Site after any changes to the Terms will be considered acceptance of those changes. These Terms govern your use of this Site. In the event that you do not comply with these Terms, we may, without notice, block or restrict your access to this Site and/or pursue legal action against you for any alleged or actual violation of these Terms or governing law.


Permitted Use

Any person is hereby authorized to view the information available on the Site for informational purposes only. However, the text and images resident on this Site may not otherwise be copied, modified, distributed, reproduced or reused without our express written permission.

Please direct any inquiries related to use of the materials on this site to:

234 Pretoria Street,
South Africa

Phone: +27(0) 12 770 5459
Email :

Please provide a cover letter explaining your proposed use.

Linking to the Site

Linking to the Site indicates that you accept these Terms. If you do not accept these Terms, do not link to this Site.

If you link to the Site, you agree that you:

  • Will not replicate any Site content;
  • Will not frame or otherwise create a browser or border environment around Site content;
  • Will not imply that we endorse you, your company or business, your web site or its contents, your products, or your services;
  • Will not misrepresent your or your website’s relationship with us;
  • Will not present false, misleading or inaccurate information about us, our products or services, or any of our affiliates or their products or services;
  • Will not disparage us, our products or services, or any of our affiliates or their products or services;
  • Will not use our trademarks, logos, or copyrighted materials without first receiving our express prior written permission.
  • Will not include content on your site that is illegal, distasteful, offensive, or controversial and will include on your site only content that is appropriate for all age groups;
  • Will not link to an internal page of this Site that is located one or several levels down from the home page or bring up or present content of this site on another site without our prior written permission.
  • Will use of this website is for lawful purposes only and will not use this website for any unlawful purpose, including committing a criminal offence, gaining unauthorised access to other computer systems, or transmitting unlawful material.

Limited License

We grant you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited right to access, use and display this Site and its content; provided, however, that you comply with these Terms. You agree not to disrupt, interrupt or attempt to interrupt the operation of the Site in any way. You agree not to change or delete any proprietary notice from materials downloaded from the Site. You agree to comply with all trademarks, copyright and other laws worldwide in your use of this Site and to prevent any unauthorized copying of the materials and information contained on this Site. Except as expressly stated in these Terms, we do not grant any express or implied right to you under any patents, trademarks, copyrights or trade secret information.

Third Party Sites

Some links on this Site may cause you to leave the MAPHORISA INITIATIVES Site. If you decide to visit any linked site, you do so at your own risk and it is your responsibility to take all protective measures to guard against viruses or other destructive elements. MAPHORISA INITIATIVES does not control the linked sites and is not responsible for their contents. These links are provided to you for your convenience and the inclusion of the link does not imply endorsement of the site by MAPHORISA INITIATIVES. MAPHORISA INITIATIVES makes no warranty or representation regarding any linked sites or the information appearing thereon or any of the products or services described thereon. Links do not imply that MAPHORISA INITIATIVES is affiliated or associated with, or is legally authorized to use any trademark, trade name, logo or copyright symbol displayed in or accessible through the links, or that any linked site is authorized to use any trademark, trade name, logo or copyright symbol of MAPHORISA INITIATIVES or any of its affiliates or subsidiaries.

Intellectual Property

The trademarks, trade names, logos, service marks, trade dress and products (collectively the “Trademarks”) displayed on the Site are registered and unregistered Trademarks of MAPHORISA INITIATIVES and others. The trademarks, trade names, logos, service marks, trade dress and products in this Site are protected in South Africa and internationally.

Nothing contained on the Site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trademark displayed on the Site without the written permission of MAPHORISA INITIATIVES or such third party that may own the Trademarks displayed on the Site. Your use of the Trademarks displayed on the Site, or any other content on the Site, except as provided in these Terms, is strictly prohibited.

The materials of this Site are protected by Copyright and Trademark Laws of South Africa and other countries and are owned by, or licensed to MAPHORISA INITIATIVES. All content of this Site is owned or controlled by MAPHORISA INITIATIVES. You may download content only for your personal use for non-commercial purposes but no modification or further reproduction of the content is permitted. The contents of the Site, including any images, text, executable code, and layout design may not be distributed, reproduced, publicly displayed, downloaded, modified, reused, re-posted, or otherwise used except as provided herein without the express prior written permission of MAPHORISA INITIATIVES.


This website is owned and operated within the Republic of South Africa. Therefore, these terms and conditions are governed by the laws of the Republic of South Africa, and the user consents to the jurisdiction of the South African Courts in the event of any dispute. Notwithstanding the foregoing, MAPHORISA INITIATIVES may seek recourse in any jurisdiction worldwide in order to restrain the unlawful use of any of the material contained in the Website. These Terms constitute the entire agreement between MAPHORISA INITIATIVES and you (the “Agreement”) with respect to your use of the Site. If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision of the Terms to be unenforceable, that provision shall be enforced to the maximum extent permissible so as to affect the intent of the Agreement, and the remainder of this Agreement shall continue in full force and effect.



This disclaimer and the limitation of damages below cover use of the Site and any promotional or other materials or information contained on it. Disclaimers and limitations and exclusions of liability, which relate to goods or services bought or made available through this site are contained in the relevant terms and conditions governing such purchases. This Site and the information and materials on the Site are provided “as is”. MAPHORISA INITIATIVEScannot and does not guarantee or warrant that any files available for downloading through this Site will be free of infection or viruses, worms, trojan horses or other code that manifest contaminating or destructive properties. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures to satisfy your particular requirements for accuracy of data and output. You assume total responsibility and risk for your use of the Site.

The materials and information contained on this Site may contain technical inaccuracies and/or typographical errors. MAPHORISA INITIATIVES does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of the materials or the reliability of any advice, opinion, statement or other information displayed or distributed through the Site. You acknowledge that any reliance on any such opinion, advice, statement, memorandum, or information shall be at your sole risk.

Limitation of Damages

MAPHORISA INITIATIVES hereby excludes all liability for any claim, loss, demands or damages of any kind whatsoever (whether such claims, loss, demands or damages were foreseeable, known or otherwise) arising out of or in connection with the use of this site or the information, content or materials included on this site, including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage; loss of actual or anticipated profits (including loss of profits on contracts); loss of revenue; loss of business; loss of opportunity; loss of anticipated savings; loss of goodwill; loss of reputation; loss of damage to or corruption of data; loss of use of money or otherwise, and whether or not advised of the possibility of such claim, loss demand or damages and whether arising in tort (including negligence), contract or otherwise.

You will indemnify MAPHORISA INITIATIVES, its owners, directors, employees, officials, agents, suppliers or representatives, and keep them fully indemnified, from and against any loss or damage suffered or liability incurred in respect of any third party, which arises from your use of this website.

Please note that when you purchase equipment or services from us, we do not provide insurance for your premises or its contents and our charges are not insurance premiums. Our charges are based upon the value of the products we sell and the limitations and exclusions of liability set forth in the terms of purchase and are unrelated to the value of any property located in your premises, or any risk of loss to or on your premises. Our products do not eliminate the events they are intended to detect, avert or record and any loss, cost or expense arising from such events, even where our products failed, is your sole risk.


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