Terms of use

In these Terms of use (’Terms’) we refer to:

  1. Absa Bank Limited as ‘we’, our’, or ‘us’
  2. Our website and or banking applications as ‘Site”;
  3. Any person accessing this Site as ‘you’ or ‘your’

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The terms for using our website


Your use of this Site is subject to these Terms and by accessing the Site you agree to be bound by them. Our products and services, including our online services, are subject to separate terms and conditions which govern their provision and use.

We may change these Terms at any time without notice by updating this posting and by continuing to access this Site you accept such changes.

Use and access to this Site

The information held on this Site is for your personal, non-commercial use only. You may not transmit, modify, copy or make commercial use of the Site or any part of it without our prior permission.

You may download and/or print out all or part of the Site for your own personal, non-commercial use.

While we try to ensure that access to the Site is always available, from time to time we may modify, suspend or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Site or any part of it, without notice. You acknowledge and accept that the Site or any part of it may not be available
at all times.

No advice

Nothing contained on the Site constitutes investment, legal, tax or other advice and is not to be relied on in making an investment or other decision. You should obtain professional advice before making any investment or other decision based on any information on this Site.

Intellectual Property Rights

Unless otherwise provided, we are the owner or licensee of all copyright, trademarks and other intellectual property rights in and to the Site.

We do not grant you any licence or right to use any of our trademarks or other intellectual property on this Site by virtue of your use of or access to the Site.

Third party websites and material

Where we provide hypertext links to third party internet websites, such links are not an endorsement by us of any products or services in such websites and we have not verified the truth or accuracy of any content of such websites. You use such links entirely at your own risk and we accept no responsibility or liability for the content, use or availability of such websites. This Site may also contain material provided by third parties and we accept no responsibility or liability for the accuracy of such material. You are not permitted to link any other website to this Site without obtaining our prior written consent and where we do provide consent, subject to any conditions that we may impose.

Sharing content and social networks

Certain pages on the Site allow you to share content via your profile on various social networks and other shared content platforms. When you share content in this manner you also become subject to terms, conditions and policies of those third parties.


You may access most areas of the Site without registering your details with us and without us recording any of your personal information; however certain areas of the Site may require you to register. If you submit an application to have access to these areas, you are indicating that you have read our privacy statement and are willing for us to deal with your data as set out in that policy.

Internet communications

We reserve the right to monitor all internet communications, including web and email traffic into and out of our domains for the purposes of security, ensuring compliance with these Terms and detecting fraud and other crimes.

Limits to our responsibilities

Although we have taken all reasonable care to ensure that the information provided on this Site is accurate, we give no warranties with regard to the accuracy, timeliness or completeness of any information. We accept no liability arising out of, or in connection with your use or inability to use the Site, or in connection with any error, omission, defect, computer virus or system failure, or in connection with the access of, use of, performance of, browsing in or linking to other websites from this Site.


A certificate provided by the administrator maintaining our digital content is sufficient evidence of the version of the content as at a stated date and time.

Governing law

The laws of South Africa govern these Terms and you agree that the South African courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction to determine any matter or dispute in connection with or arising out of this Site.

General provisions

If we do not always use all our rights it does not mean that we have given them up. You accept that we use cookies (text files containing small amounts of information which your computer or mobile device downloads when you visit a website) on this Site. For further information about cookies please see our Cookies Policy.