Terms for Top Ads
We may charge a fee to post content in some areas of the Service (“Paid Content”). OLX has
MIH Internet Africa (Pty) Ltd., a company incorporated and existing under the laws of the Republic
South Africa, registration number 2007/014128/07, having its principal place of business at 4th
Eleven Adderley, 11 Adderley Street, Cape Town, South Africa, 8001 (“OLX South Africa” or “We”) to
sell such Paid Content to its users. By posting Paid Content on the Website you enter into an
with OLX South Africa, the terms of which are set out herein. The provisions below shall, together
1. TOP ADS
Top Ads is a feature that enables display of Paid Content in a designated area of the Website
a highlighted manner (depending on the platform the content is being viewed), so as to distinguish
Content from other content posted on the Website. In the designated area of the Website pertaining
Top Ads, Features Ads are listed in a sequential manner. Therefore, it is possible that a
Featured Ad is not visible to you each time you browse through the Website. This feature has been
provided to enable users to draw attention to their advertisements and increase the likelihood of
responses from potential buyers. We do not guarantee increase of a specified quantum in the
received by you and any representation on the Website in this regard is merely indicative. The
which your Ad will be displayed as a Featured Ad shall be the number of days specified at the time
purchasing the feature, or 30 days from the original date of posting the Content on the Website,
is earlier. There is no limit on the volume of Top Ads you may post on the Website. Featured
a specified duration are available at a price you see on the Website. Please note that this price is
of all taxes. OLX South Africa shall have the sole right to determine, alter and vary the price at
Top Ads are available to you.
The service and availability of Top Ads is provided on an “as is” basis, without any guarantees
results and to the extent permitted under the applicable law. OLX South Africa makes no
or warranties and does not assume any liability or responsibility in connection with the display or
any goods as promoted by a Featured Ad.
Upon selecting the Top Ads option while posting content on the Website, you shall be redirected to a
third-party payment processing site such as PayU offering payment through various channels such as net
banking, debit card and credit card (“Payment Gateway”).
You agree that the processing of payments for Top Ads shall be provided by third parties which are
not related to OLX South Africa. OLX South Africa makes no representations or warranties as to the
accuracy or authenticity of the information contained on the websites of these third parties. You shall be
entirely responsible for connecting to any such third party website. The services for the processing of
payments provided by these third parties are not related to the services provided by OLX South Africa nor
are these services controlled by OLX South Africa. In the event of non-performance or defective
performance by any third party in relation to the processing of payments for Top Ads, OLX South
Africa shall not be liable and you indemnify OLX South Africa for any refund or any damages in relation
to such event.
You agree that your Content will be displayed as Top Ads only upon receipt of payment confirmation
from the Payment Gateway. Upon making payment to us, through any medium whatsoever, you warrant to
us that you are entitled to use the medium or otherwise make the payment to us under applicable law.
Payment made for any Featured Ad is non-refundable.
If you have sold the product or service listed in any Featured Ad or if you choose to delete or deactivate
any Featured Ad prior to the period for which it is active, we will not be liable to refund you for any
In the event the Paid Content is not posted on the Website on account of any technical reasons, on receipt
of payment confirmation, credits equivalent to the amount paid by you shall be credited to your OLX
account. These credits (“OLX Credits”) may be used by you to purchase Paid Content for an equivalent or
lesser amount on the Website. OLX Credits are non-redeemable for cash, non-transferable and non-
assignable. However, the above refund policy shall not be applicable in the event any Paid Content is
found to be violating the Terms.
For security reasons, OLX may postpone publication of any Featured Ad (either new or after being edited
Featured Ad may be disabled or deleted by OLX South Africa without notice to you. Any Featured Ad
normal operations of the Services, or attempts to circumvent, disable, or interfere with any safety function
of the Services, may be withdrawn, canceled or eliminated, without the right to any refund.
4. BONUS CREDITS
We may, from time to time, offer credits in the form of “Bonus Credits” which shall apply in respect of
any, or certain specified, purchase of Paid Content (“Bonus Credits”). Bonus Credits are non-redeemable
for cash, non-transferable, non-assignable and expire at the end of the period communicated at the time of
their grant. The use of Bonus Credits is subject to the terms of their issue.