COOKIE POLICY

Purpose

The purpose of this policy is to describe what cookies are, what we use them for, and how you can manage them during your visit to or on our website.

What are Cookies? / Prevention of Personal Information Act – Act 4 of 2013 Section 18

Cookies are small text files placed on your mobile device or computer when you visit a website. The cookie allows the website to “remember” your actions or preferences over time. Most Internet browsers support cookies; however, users can set their browsers to decline certain types of cookies or specific cookies. Further, users can delete cookies at any time. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or mobile device or any of your personal information, other than that which you choose to share with us.

Why do we use Cookies (i.e. Reasons for use)

Cookies provide several useful functions: –

  • adapting our website function to you personally by letting us remember your preferences, location, and device type;
  • improving your website performance;
  • understanding who our audience is so that we can provide content most relevant and useful to you;
  • helping us deliver interest-based targeted advertising where appropriate in compliance with relevant laws.

What types of Cookies do we use?

We use different types of cookies on our website. Some cookies are placed by us, others are placed by third parties such as suppliers where relevant. These cookies may be deleted from your device at different times such as at the end of your browsing session, when you exit the website, or after a pre-determined time, or may remain until you delete them. You may at any time decline cookies in your web browser settings, but this may prevent you from taking full advantage of our website(s)

We use the following Cookies

  • Strictly necessary

Cookies that are necessary for the website to function and cannot be disabled in our systems. They respond to your actions and request for services e.g., setting your privacy preferences, logging-in or completion of forms.

 

  • Performance

These cookies allow us to quantify visits and traffic sources so that we are able to improve performance of our site. They enable us to ascertain which pages are the most/least popular and track visitors navigating the site. These cookies do not collect information that identifies you. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous.

 

  • Targeting

Such cookies identify your browser and internet device but do not store any personal information. Should you prevent these cookies you will receive less customised advertising in respect of your interests. In this regard, please indicate your consent/non-consent to our using “cookies” by clicking the button displayed indicating your consent.

 

  • Functionality Cookies

These cookies allow our websites to remember choices you make while browsing. For instance, we may keep track of what featured products or videos have been viewed to avoid repetition. The information these cookies collect will not personally identify you.