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Legal notice

The following sets out the conditions of use of the bp Southern Africa (Pty) Ltd (“bpSA”) website located at www.bp.com/southafrica 


We shall not be bound by any terms different from those contained herein unless the same have been expressly agreed to by us in writing. In the event that any or any part of the terms contained in these terms and conditions shall be determined by any competent authority to be invalid, unlawful or unenforceable to any extent, such term shall to that extent be severed from the remaining terms which shall continue to be valid and enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Unless specified otherwise, references in this site to "bp", “we” and/or “us” shall mean and include bpSA, its directors, subsidiaries, shareholders, associates and/or affiliates.

General disclaimer

Despite our best efforts to the contrary, the information contained in this website should not be regarded as comprehensive, error-free or in any other way guaranteed. We cannot therefore control nor accept any liability for any inaccuracies or omissions (other than for fraudulent misrepresentation) in this website and any decisions you make based on information contained in this website are made solely by you.

bp shall under no circumstances accept or be liable for any direct, indirect, special, consequential or other losses or damages of whatsoever kind relating to, connected with or arising out of access to or the use of this website or any information contained in it. We are of course happy to discuss with you any information or representation made on the website, if you email us.


Other than in respect of personal information which will be treated in accordance with the bpSA Privacy Statement that appears in this website, if you provide information to us, you agree that we have unlimited rights to such information and that we may use such information in any way we choose and such information shall be deemed to be non-confidential.

Ownership of the copyright of this site

The copyright in the contents and any downloads from this website is owned by bpSA, and all rights of whatsoever nature are reserved.  You are responsible for obeying all applicable copyright laws. We permit you to make copies of this website as necessary incidental acts during your viewing of it;  and you may take a print for your personal use of so much of the site as is reasonable for private purposes. All other use is strictly prohibited. You shall not frame this site nor link to a page other than the home page nor undertake any similar activity without our express written permission.


Ownership of trademarks

bp, the bp Shield and the Helios mark are trademarks of bp p.l.c. The owner of the Castrol name and the Castrol logo is Castrol Limited. The owner of the Burmah. Castrol name and logo is bp p.l.c.


Use of any Hyperlink

Neither we nor any of our subsidiaries are responsible for the content of any other website, including any website through which you may have gained access to our website or to which you may gain access from our website. We do not accept any liability in connection with any such sites or links.

Where we provide a hyperlink to a third party's website, we do so because we believe in good faith that such a website contains or may contain material which is relevant to that on our website. Such a hyperlink does not signify that bp has reviewed or approve of the connected third party's website or its contents.

What law governs this website and how will disputes be resolved?

The interpretation or application in any way of this document, your use of and access to this site, and any matters related to the aforegoing shall be governed by the laws of South Africa, and any dispute arising between you and bp and/or arising out of or connected with your use of this website, shall at all times be determined by private and confidential arbitration proceedings held in accordance with the prevailing rules of the Arbitration Foundation of South Africa (“AFSA”) before an arbitrator appointed by the parties, or if not appointed by the parties, then by an arbitrator appointed by AFSA. 

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