Terms and Conditions


Your use of our website is governed by these terms and conditions of use. By accessing and using our website, you agree to be bound by and adhere to these terms and conditions. If you do not agree with these terms and conditions or any part of these terms of use, you must not access or use this website.

You must be at least 18 years of age to use our website. By using our website and by agreeing to these terms of use, you warrant and represent that you are at least 18 years of age.

Your use of this website

You agree that your use of this website is for lawful purposes only. You agree that you will not use our website in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the website; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.

You agree that you will not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including, without limitation, scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to our website without our express written consent.

This website may not be used to transmit or send unsolicited commercial communications by you.

Should you wish to use our website for any marketing purposes, you must obtain our express written consent.

Copyright and use of Material

Unless otherwise stated, the IESP retains all the intellectual property rights in the website and all current and future content displayed on the website which is not owned by third parties.

In terms of a limited license, granted for general use, the IESP grants you, subject to the terms and conditions, a non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited and revocable right to access, view, download, copy and print pages from the website for your own personal use.

You must not:

  1. republish material from this website (including republication on another website);
  2. sell, rent or sub-license material from the website;
  3. show any material from the website in public;
  4. reproduce, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit material on our website for a commercial purpose;
  5. edit or otherwise modify any material on the website; or
  6. redistribute material from this website except for content specifically and expressly made available for redistribution

Where content is specifically made available for redistribution, it may only be redistributed within your organisation.

Restricted access

We reserve the right to restrict access to certain areas of our website, or indeed our whole website, at our discretion.

Access to certain restricted areas of our website, content and services is only possible with a user ID and password. You must ensure that the password is kept confidential.  Should you become aware of unauthorised use of your account or password, you are required to notify us in writing immediately.

You are responsible for any activity on our website arising out of any failure to keep your password confidential and may be held liable for any losses arising out of such a failure.

Under no circumstance may you use another person or organisation’s user ID and password to access our website, content or services.

The IESP reserves the right to disable your account (user ID and password) at any time at our sole discretion with or without notice or explanation. Your account will be disabled if you post content that is racist, sexist, involves prejudice or stereotyping, or is in any other way offensive.

Limited warranties

The website and all its contents are provided on an “as is” basis, and the IESP makes no representations or warranties of any kind, whether express or implied to the accuracy of the contents of the website.

The IESP does not warrant the completeness or accuracy of the information published on this website; nor do we commit to ensuring that the website remains available or that the material on the website is kept up to date.

The IESP does not warrant that the website’s functions will be uninterrupted or its server is free from any viruses or other harmful components.

To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, we exclude all representations, warranties and conditions relating to this website and the use of this website (including, without limitation, any warranties implied by law in respect of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose and/or the use of reasonable care and skill).

General Disclaimer

You expressly agree that the access and use this site is entirely at your own risk.

Funding for the next phase of the IESP is currently being sought. Applications by enterprises for business support services will be considered only once such funding has been secured.

Exclusion of liability

To the extent that the website and the information and services on the website are provided free of charge, we will not be liable for any loss or damage of any nature.

We will not be liable to you in respect of any business losses, including (without limitation) loss of or damage to profits, income, revenue, use, production, anticipated savings, business, contracts, commercial opportunities or goodwill. We will not be liable to you in respect of any loss or corruption of any data, database or software. We will not be liable to you in respect of any special, indirect or consequential loss or damage which results directly or indirectly from reliance of the website and/or its contents.


You hereby indemnify the IESP, its owners, directors, employees, officials, suppliers, agents and/or representatives and undertake to keep them  indemnified from and against any losses or damages suffered or liabilities incurred by a third party, which arises from your use of this website.

Breaches of these terms of use

Without prejudice to our other rights under these terms of use, if you breach these terms of use in any way, we may take such action as we deem appropriate to deal with the breach, including suspending your access to the website, prohibiting you from accessing the website, blocking computers using your IP address from accessing the website, contacting your internet service provider to request that they block your access to the website and/or bringing court proceedings against you.

Privacy Policy

Please visit our Privacy Policy.

Changes to our Terms and Conditions

The IESP reserves the right to make changes to our terms and conditions from time to time without notice or acceptance by you. All changes to the terms and conditions will be posted on the website. Users are responsible to ensure that they read the terms and conditions and check for any updates or changes on a regular basis.


If any provision of these terms and conditions is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be contrary to law, the remaining provisions will remain in full force and effect to the extent that such does not create an absurdity.

Advertising and Third Party Links

Wherever the website displays third party advertising, promotional materials or links to third party websites, this should not be construed as constituting any relationship or endorsement of the third party, advertisement or materials. Reliance on all information provided by a third party is entirely at your own risk.


The IESP, at its sole discretion, may grant a third party permission to provide a link from the third party website to this website on terms and conditions agreed. Any third party wishing to provide such a link must obtain written permission from the IESP.

Exclusion of third party rights

These terms of use are for the benefit of you and us, and are not intended to benefit any third party or be enforceable by any third party. The exercise of our and your rights in relation to these terms of use is not subject to the consent of any third party.

Entire agreement

These terms of use, together with our privacy policy and disclaimers, constitute the entire agreement between you and us in relation to your use of our website and supersede all previous agreements in respect of your use of our website.

Law and jurisdiction

This website is hosted in South Africa. Any user accessing or using the site from outside South Africa acknowledges that they are voluntarily transferring personal and other information to South Africa and as such agrees that the IESP’s collection, use, storage and sharing of information falls under South African legal jurisdiction and as such is only subject to South African laws.

Contact Us

Email Address: info@localhost
Contact Number: +27 (0)31 305 1288