CWiQ Cargo SA understands the importance of protecting the privacy of cwiqcargo.co.za users. The information collected is used to market and improve the services we and our subsidiaries offer, to improve the cwiqcargo.co.za web site content, and to contact you with updates to the web site or for other marketing purposes.
Certain areas of cwiqcargo.co.za, require registration or a password for access. Information obtained from registered users of these areas may also be used for CWiQ Cargo SA marketing purposes, and cookies may be used in those and other areas, as is described in this Policy. Information obtained in these areas may also be used in accordance with agreements governing access to and use of the specific areas. In addition, visitors to cwiqcargo.co.za may choose to register for a cwiqcargo.co.za Login user ID and password to simplify access to some interactive features on cwiqcargo.co.za. Log file data and other information gathered from registered users of cwiqcargo.co.za are used to improve the cwiqcargo.co.za customer experience.
cwiqcargo.co.za Login currently provides users with access to cwiqcargo.co.za. Currently, other applications require separate registrations. In the future, CWiQ Cargo SA may add other features to those accessed through cwiqcargo.co.za Login (In such event, previously registered users will not be required to re-register).
Please also see the CWiQ Cargo SA Service Guide for terms of carriage, limitations of liability, and disclaimers of warranty and general terms applicable to all delivery services and various information used and provided with CWiQ Cargo SA services.
· What information does CWiQ Cargo SA capture about visitors to its web site?
· Does CWiQ Cargo SA ask for personal information?
· How does CWiQ Cargo SA use the information?
· What happens when I leave cwiqcargo.co.za to visit a CWiQ Cargo SA linked web site?
· What is a cookie?
· Can cookies be removed from my hard drive?
· Does CWiQ Cargo SA have a Cookies Policy?
· How do I contact CWiQ Cargo SA?
· Additional resources on information privacy
What information does CWiQ Cargo SA capture about visitors to its web site?
The cwiqcargo.co.za web server uses an extended log file format which captures: date and time of visit, referring address (location from which a visitor comes to cwiqcargo.co.za), type of Internet browser, and visitor's IP address (Each computer that connects to the Internet is assigned a unique number, an IP address, for identification purposes). The log file does not capture a visitor's email address.
Does CWiQ Cargo SA ask for personal information?
Several areas of cwiqcargo.co.za ask for personal information. They include: Online Account Registration, features of Manage My Account, and registration pages for CWiQ Cargo SA Ship Manager at cwiqcargo.co.za. This list may be expanded without notice. In the event that it is expanded, additional information may be required. In these areas, your name, address, email address, billing information, and business profile are requested. This information is collected to help us further develop our services, to provide you access to valuable CWiQ Cargo SA Internet-based information and services, and to bill you for those services if you elect to use them.
How does CWiQ Cargo SA use the information?
The information collected through this site helps us identify the type of web site content our customers value most. We use this information to market and improve the web site and our services. We also use this information to send you email notifications about updates to the web site, and to contact you by other means for marketing and other purposes. Our policy is to not give, sell or otherwise distribute the information collected through this site to third parties outside of CWiQ Cargo SA and its subsidiaries (unless required by law); provided, however, in some cases we may use suppliers to assist us in collecting, using or otherwise processing for our benefit the information obtained through this site. Our practice is to require our suppliers to conduct such activities consistent with this policy and our requirements.
What happens when I leave cwiqcargo.co.za to visit a CWiQ Cargo SA linked web site?
Parts of cwiqcargo.co.za, consist of products and services hosted by third-party businesses. When you leave cwiqcargo.co.za to visit one of these sites, the only information transferred to the third-party is the fact that you came from cwiqcargo.co.za (the referring address).
This practice allows the third-party to monitor its own web site traffic, but does not provide them with any information about you. CWiQ Cargo SA is not responsible or liable for the independent privacy policies of our third-party sites. You should consult the privacy policies at those sites to determine how your information may be used.
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a series of data characters that, when programmed into a web site, is placed by the web server into the browser's application folder on your computer. Once placed onto your machine, the cookie will allow the web site to "recognize" you as a unique individual.
Can cookies be removed from my hard drive?
Yes, cookies can be removed from your hard drive. Also, depending on what type of web browser and what browser version you are using, you may be able to change the properties on your cookie file so that cookies are not used or saved. Please check with your browser provider for more information on removing cookies.
How do I contact CWiQ Cargo SA?
Our Corporate postal address is:
CWiQ Cargo SA
PO Box 24606
Lansdowne, Cape Town’ 7780 South Africa
Our Local postal address can be found on the Customer Support page here.
We can be reached via email at or by telephone at numbers found on the Customer Support page here.
Additional resources on information privacy
The Electronic Privacy Information Center focuses public attention on emerging civil liberties issues relating to the National Information Infrastructure. EPIC Alert is the online newsletter of the Electronic Privacy Information Center in Cape Town, SA. The newsletter is bi-weekly and covers issues related to privacy and civil liberties in the information age.