- "Authorised Dealer" means a member of Nissan's authorised dealer network in the Republic of South Africa.
- "Nissan" means Nissan South Africa Proprietary Limited, Registration Number 1963/007428/07, with registered address at Ernest Oppenheimer Street, Rosslyn, South Africa. Nissan is a subsidiary of Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. of Japan.
- "Cookies" mean small data files created to enhance a user's experience on the Site which files are stored on the user's computer's hard drive.
- "Personal Information" means personal information as defined in the Protection of Personal Information Act (Act 4 of 2013).
- "Site" means the Nissan website.
- "Third Party Providers" mean third party agents providing services to Nissan subject to an agreement.
The following Policy governs the way your Personal Information is processed by Nissan.
3. PROCESSING OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
Your Personal Information will be used for Nissan's business purposes only, which is the marketing of the sale of Nissan cars and associated products and services. By sending your Personal Information to Nissan, you agree that Nissan can process your Personal Information for the purposes you provided them.
Nissan will keep and use your Personal Information (and any other information which it may hold about you from time to time) now and in the future
(i) to provide you with the goods and services you requested,
(ii) to provide you with information on products and services which may be of interest to you and
(iii) for the purposes of conducting market research.
(iv) to record and maintain the details of your purchase of an Nissan vehicle for warranty purposes
(v) to inform you in the event of a recall campaign
4. RIGHT TO OPT-OUT
If you would prefer not to receive electronic communications providing information about products and services from Nissan or its Third Party Providers, please inform Nissan that you wish to opt out of receiving such information by contacting the Customer Care Department
5. SHARING YOUR PERSONAL DATA
Nissan will share your Personal Information with Authorised Dealer/s and other members of the Nissan group of companies and its Third Party Providers. Some of the Third Parties to whom we disclose Personal Information may be located outside of the Republic of South Africa.
Where we disclose your Personal Information to Third Parties we will use reasonable commercial efforts to ensure that such Third Parties only use your Personal Information as is required for the purpose we disclosed it to them and in a manner consistent with the Protection of Personal Information Act.
6. ACCESS TO YOUR PERSONAL DATA
7. STORAGE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
Nissan will only store your Personal Information for as long as required to fulfil the purpose for which you provided your Personal Information. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Nissan may be legally obliged to keep your Personal Information on file after the end of the transaction which led to the collection of your Personal Information.
8. SECURITY AND CONFIDENTIALITY
Nissan will take all technical and organisational security measures to ensure your Personal Information is kept securely to protect your Personal Information against accidental or unlawful destruction or accidental loss, alteration, unauthorised disclosure or access, and which provide a level of security appropriate to the risk represented by the processing and the nature of the Personal Information to be protected. Technological advances mean that safety measures are in place and will continue to be improved to safeguard you and your privacy.
By disclosing your Personal Information to Nissan, you agree that your Personal Information is not confidential to Nissan, Authorised Dealers, the Nissan group of companies and its Third Party Providers. Nissan will ensure Authorised Dealers, the Nissan group of companies and its Third Party Providers have the appropriate technical and organisation measures to maintain the confidentiality and security of your Personal Information. Only authorised personnel of Nissan, Authorised Dealers, the Nissan group of companies and Third Party Providers with a duty of confidentiality which persists after the termination of employment may process your Personal Information.
9. CONTACTING NISSAN
Upon your request, if you need to contact Nissan in relation to any aspect of this Policy, including without limitation, your right to restrict the processing of your Personal Information, please contact Nissan South Africa, by using the Contact Us form.