Cookie Policy and Terms & Conditions

Cookies Policy

Cookies Policy of https://mensa.org.za

This website, https://mensa.org.za (the “Website”), is operated by Mensa South Africa.

Definition

Cookies are a small text files that are stored in your web browser that allows Mensa South Africa or a third party to recognize you. Cookies can be used to collect, store and share bits of information about your activities across websites, including on Mensa South Africa website.

Cookies might be used for the following purposes:

  • To enable certain functions
  • To provide analytics
  • To store your preferences
  • To enable ad delivery and behavioral advertising

Mensa South Africa uses both session cookies and persistent cookies.

Session Cookies

A session cookie is used to identify a particular visit to our Website. These cookies expire after a short time, or when you close your web browser after using our Website. We use these cookies to identify you during a single browsing session, such as when you log into our Website.

Persistent Cookies

A persistent cookie will remain on your devices for a set period of time specified in the cookie. We use these cookies where we need to identify you over a longer period of time. For example, we would use a persistent cookie if you asked that we keep you signed in.

3rd Party Cookie Use

Third party companies like analytics companies and ad networks generally use cookies to collect user information on an anonymous basis. They may use that information to build a profile of your activities on the Mensa South Africa Website and other websites that you’ve visited.

Your Cookie Options

If you don’t like the idea of cookies or certain types of cookies, you can change your browser’s settings to delete cookies that have already been set and to not accept new cookies. To learn more about how to do this, visit the help pages of your browser.

Important

Please note, however, that if you delete cookies or do not accept them, you might not be able to use all of the features we offer, you may not be able to store your preferences, and some of our pages might not display properly.

Terms & Conditions

This website (accessed at https://mensa.org.za), to which these terms of use apply, is owned and operated by Mensa South Africa.

Please read these terms of use carefully, together with the Mensa South Africa privacy policy. By accessing and using the website you are agreeing to be bound by these terms of use. If you do not accept these terms of use then you must not continue to use the website.

Mensa South Africa may alter these terms of use at any time and we recommend that you review these terms of use regularly to ensure that you are happy to accept any modifications. We will notify you here if any changes have been made.

Access to the website and to all the content and features available within it may be modified, suspended, withdrawn or discontinued at any time and without any prior notice or explanation.

All enquiries and communications regarding the use of this website should be addressed to The Website Manager at the address below.

Use of this website is subject to the following terms:

Copyright

Copyright
The content and design of this website is subject to copyright and other intellectual property rights owned by Mensa South Africa or used under license from third parties. All such rights must be respected.

Reproduction of this website, or any part of it, in any form is prohibited except that you may: 1. print or download to a local hard disk extracts for your personal use; and 2. copy the content to individual third parties for their personal information, provided that you acknowledge the website as the source of the material and you inform the third party or parties that these terms apply and they agree to comply with them.

For the avoidance of doubt, you may not incorporate any content or material from the website into any other work or publication in any form whatsoever without the express written consent of one of the directors of Mensa South Africa. Furthermore, no copying for any business or commercial use is allowed.

Information & Content

The information contained on this website (including any guides, surveys, articles or reports) is compiled and/or made available in good faith and reasonable efforts have been made to ensure that it is accurate and up to date. However, Mensa South Africa gives no representation or warranty in respect of such information and all such representations and warranties, express or implied, are excluded.

We believe, but do not warrant, that the content of this website and any downloads are virus free. We recommend that you carry out your own virus checks.

Where information published on the website is supplied by third parties, this does not signify that Mensa South Africa controls or endorses such content, or accepts responsibility for the accuracy or otherwise of the information.

Users are not permitted to republish or copy any content from the members area of the site in any medium.

External Links

Where links to other external websites are published on this website, this is not intended to signify that Mensa South Africa has reviewed or endorses such websites and/or their content and Mensa South Africa accepts no responsibility for the content of any linked website. The use of any links to these websites is entirely at your own risk and it is your responsibility to check and comply with the terms and conditions of any linked websites visited.

We are happy to consider requests for external links to be created to this website, but no such links may be created without the prior written consent of a director of Mensa South Africa.

Your use of this website

You agree to use this website responsibly. You will not use this website for any unlawful purpose and will not supply, post or publish any information that is discriminatory, defamatory, obscene or offensive, or in any other way illegal or unlawful. All information you provide will be true, accurate, complete and up to date and will not mislead or be likely to mislead Mensa South Africa or any third party for which the information is intended.

You will take reasonable steps to ensure that all information and data files you supply, post or publish to the website are free of viruses, engines, routines or any form of malicious coding and you will not attempt in any way to damage, disrupt, modify or otherwise interfere with the proper and intended operation of this website.

Mensa South Africa may terminate or suspend your use of the website at any time and without warning if you are in breach, or if we have reasonable grounds to believe that you are in breach, of any of the terms of use in this document.

Your access to any or all of the site areas may be revoked by Mensa South Africa at any time without warning or explanation.

Liability & Disclaimer

Mensa South Africa excludes liability to the fullest extent permitted by law for any loss or damage howsoever arising out of the use of this website or the reliance upon any content published, posted or supplied on this website.

However, nothing in the above shall exclude Mensa South Africa’s liability (if any) for fraud, for personal injury or death caused by Mensa South Africa’ negligence, or for any other matter which it would be illegal to exclude or attempt to exclude.

General
These terms of use and your use of this website are subject to the laws of South Africa and the courts of South Africa shall have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute so arising.

The headings contained in these terms and conditions are for convenience only and do not affect their interpretation.

If any of the terms of use is found to be invalid, illegal or otherwise unenforceable by a judicial or other competent authority, this shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions which will remain in full force and effect. If any provision of these terms of use is held to be invalid, illegal or otherwise unenforceable but would be valid, legal or enforceable if some part of the provision were deleted or severed, the provision in question will be deleted or severed to the minimum extent necessary to make it valid, legal and enforceable.

General

These terms of use and your use of this website are subject to the laws of South Africa and the courts of South Africa shall have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute so arising.

The headings contained in these terms and conditions are for convenience only and do not affect their interpretation.

If any of the terms of use is found to be invalid, illegal or otherwise unenforceable by a judicial or other competent authority, this shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions which will remain in full force and effect. If any provision of these terms of use is held to be invalid, illegal or otherwise unenforceable but would be valid, legal or enforceable if some part of the provision were deleted or severed, the provision in question will be deleted or severed to the minimum extent necessary to make it valid, legal and enforceable.

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

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