By accepting the terms and conditions, the user hereby confirm the following:

  •  That it is a requirement for the user and/or the Educational institution to obtain consent from the Consumer prior to requesting a Compuscan Consumer Credit Information report from Hirodox (Pty) ltd t/a I-Bureau, a registered NCR Credit Bureau with registration number CB43;
  • That It is further a requirement in in terms of the National Credit Act to (1) verify the identity of the consumer and (2) obtain consent from the Consumer to obtain their Consumer Credit Information prior to requesting the information;
  • That the Consumer must further provide consent if it is required to verity their information at the Department of Home Affairs (HANIS);
  • That the purpose of requesting the Consumer Credit Information was explained to the Consumer and will only be obtained for the relevant prescribed purpose namely “Employment and Education verification”;
  • That the telephonic consent for the prescribed purpose was obtained prior to requesting the Consumer Credit Information and after the user have verified the Identity of the Consumer;
  • That all consents provided (voice or written mandates in both hard copy or digital format) by the Consumer must be stored by the Educational Institution for a period of 5 years from the date of the request and readily available once required by I-Bureau and / or Compuscan;
  • That failure to provide I-Bureau / Compuscan with the required mandates may lead to the suspension of services and could also lead to severe penalties and civil cases against the user and Educational Institution if found to be non-compliant;
  • That the Consumer and user furthermore acknowledge that the Consumer Credit Information could only be stored for a maximum period of 72 hours on the applicable system, where-after the information will be deleted from the applicable platform;
  • That by approving the terms and conditions, a transaction fee will be charged at rates negotiated with the Educational Institution management, payable to I-Bureau for every Compuscan Credit Information report performed.