Terms & Conditions

Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully before using the Site. By using this Site you signify your consent to these Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree to the Terms, please do not use this site. By continuing to use this site you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions.

We may alter this agreement at our discretion and your continued use after any change indicates your acceptance of that change. If you don't want to be bound by a change, discontinue use of the Service. It is your responsibility to periodically review these terms and conditions and to ensure that you are fully versed with the contents thereof at all times. We will in so far as is reasonably possible keep you informed of any changes, but we assume no legal obligations to do so.

Limitations on Liability:
The information, products, and services included on this Web Service may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically added to the information herein. We disclaim all warranties, expressed or implied, in connection with the Content and the services provided on the Service, including conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement. In no case will we or our third party providers be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, special or other damages including, without limitation, loss or delay of use, loss of profits, loss of data or any other damage in contract, tort, equity or any other legal theory, even if advised of the possibility thereof.

Sites of those third parties may be subject to terms and conditions different from those found here. HSS Online makes no warranty concerning third party provided goods or services and you agree that any recourse for dissatisfaction or problems with those goods or services will be sought from the third party provider and not from HSS Online. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH ANY PORTION OF THIS WEB SERVICE, OR WITH ANY OF THESE TERMS OF USE, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THIS WEB SERVICE.

The Site and the Service may be temporarily unavailable from time to time for maintenance or other reasons. HSS Online assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, User communications. HSS Online is not responsible for any technical malfunction or other problems of any telephone network or service, computer systems, servers or providers, computer or mobile phone equipment, software, failure of email or players on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Site or combination thereof, including injury or damage to User's or to any other person's computer, mobile phone, or other hardware or software, related to or resulting from using or downloading materials in connection with the Web and/or in connection with the Service, including any Mobile Client software. Under no circumstances will HSS Online be responsible for any loss or damage, including any loss or damage to any User Content or personal injury or death, resulting from anyone's use of the Site or the Service, any User Content or Third Party Applications, Software or Content posted on or through the Site or the Service or transmitted to Users, or any interactions between users of the Site, whether online or offline.

HSS Online reserves the right to change any and all content, software and other items used or contained in the Site and any Services and Platform Applications offered through the Site at any time without notice. Reference to any products, services, processes or other information, by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, and supplier or otherwise does not constitute or imply endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation thereof, or any affiliation therewith, by HSS Online.

You can now begin using our site by filling out our online registration form. By registering with us, you agree to provide accurate and current information about yourself, addresses, email address and any other requested details and to update that information if it changes.

Each member has a responsibility to ensure that the information obtained from the site is not sold, transferred to a third party without due consent of the one who authorized access initially.

We provide an access service only. We are not an Internet service provider, however In order to avail of the HSS Online service, you must have Internet access and all the software and appropriate skills required for email and web usage.

By registering with the HSS Online, you are agreeing to these Terms and Conditions.

User Conduct:
We do not control the information provided by others which is made available through our system. We only provide a venue where the HSS Online may be accessed.

Members agree to:

·         Take responsibility for your account and password, including any content transmitted from your account.

·         Maintain the confidentiality of your password and login identity.

·         Not use or attempt to use another's account, service or system without authorization

·         Use your access to HSS Online for commercial purposes.

·         Republish information found in the site without first obtaining written permission from us.

Abuse of Conduct Policy:
In the event you violate these Terms and Conditions, HSS Online has the right to suspend or terminate any Member's access to the HSS Online or parts of it. In this event HSS Online will not be obliged provide any service to such a member or former member. Further you are responsible for everything which is done on or through the HSS Online while your Membership account is logged on to Service. In the event you need to report abusive conduct please contact by emailing us at

Intellectual Property:
All content on the Site and available through the Service, including designs, text, graphics, information, applications, software and other files, and their selection and arrangement (the "Site Content"), are the proprietary property of HSS Online, its users or its licensors with all rights reserved. No Site Content may be modified, copied, distributed, framed, reproduced, republished, downloaded, displayed, posted, transmitted, or sold in any form or by any means, in whole or in part, without Department of Housing’s prior written permission.

Any use of the Site or the Site Content other than as specifically authorized herein, without the prior written permission of a Department of Housing, is strictly prohibited and will terminate the permission granted herein. Such unauthorized use may also violate applicable laws including copyright and trademark laws and applicable communications regulations and statutes. Unless explicitly stated herein, nothing in these Terms of Use shall be construed as conferring any license to intellectual property rights, whether by estoppel, implication or otherwise. This license is revocable at any time without notice and with or without cause.

Communications Between HSS Online and You:
HSS Online will send electronic mail to you, for the purpose of informing you of changes or additions to HSS Online, or of any HSS Online related products and services. You may opt out of this notification service by replying to the electronic mail that was sent with the word "unsubscribe" (without the quotes) in the subject line.

HSS Online may terminate your membership, delete your profile, prohibit you from using or accessing the Service or the Site (or any portion, aspect or feature of the Service or the Site or any Platform Application) for any reason, or no reason, at any time in its sole discretion, with or without notice.

Should you breach this Agreement, HSS Online will revoke your license to use the Service and suspend your right of access.

HSS Online has the right, at its sole discretion, to modify this Agreement or the Service at any time. Changes in service will be posted on at HSS Online, or sent via e-mail or postal mail to you. If any portion of this Agreement or any change of this Agreement of the Service is unacceptable to you or will cause you to no longer be in compliance with the Agreement. Continued use of the service now or following posted notices of changes in this Agreement means that you have accepted and are bound by the changes.

If you wish to contact us by post, our South African contact address is: PO Box 13927 Noordstad 9302, South Africa / Private Bag X644 Pretoria 0001

Disputes and Governing Law:
By visiting or using the Site, you agree that this agreement has been concluded in Pretoria , that the laws of South Africa , without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Terms and conditions, and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and the Department of Housing. With respect to any disputes or claims, you agree not to commence or prosecute any action in connection therewith other than in the Courts of South Africa.