UBC Membership – Membership Acceptance Policy


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The following policy applies to membership applications submitted to uGoGo Business Club (UBC), via online application form at our website www.ugogo.co.za.

UBC may change this policy at any time at our discretion.

Member acceptance is at the sole discretion of UBC; this policy serves as a general guideline to help reduce the number of business applying for membership, which we find unsuitable for our Club.

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1.  MEMBERSHIP CATEGORIES

UBC has the following categories of membership:

1.1 FREE MEMBERSHIPS

There are no registration fees or monthly fees for free memberships.

There are currently two membership levels in the Free Memberships Category:

1.1.1.  UBC Basic Membership

This type of membership is ideal for any individual based in South Africa, of 18 years or older, who does not represent or own a business and wishes to make use of our services available to UBC Basic members.

1.1.2 UBC Bronze Membership

This type of membership restricted to business entities only, which can be either sole proprietors or registered businesses, based in and/or operating in South Africa.

1.2. PAID MEMBERSHIPS

This type of membership has both Membership Registration Fees and Membership Fees, which differ depending which membership level is chosen by the member upon registration.

1.2.1. UBC Silver Membership

This type of membership restricted to business entities only, which can be either sole proprietors or registered businesses, based in and/or operating in South Africa.

 

2.  TYPES OF BUSINESS UBC WILL NOT ACCEPT

The following is a list of business types we will not accept under any circumstances:

2.1.  Illegal business of any type.

2.2.  Adult businesses of any type.

2.3.  Political businesses of any Political category.

2.4.  Gambling and lotto type businesses and/or any type of money game business.

2.5.  Pyramid Schemes, Chain Letters, etc. (Legitimate Network Marketing businesses are welcome.)

2.6.  Puppy Mills, and pet shops selling live animals.  (Legitimate Farming and Livestock businesses welcome.)

2.7.  Animal hunting and/or related products and/or services.

2.8.  Dating and/or Escort services.

2.9.  Esoteric type services, including but not limited to:  Sangoma’s (Traditional Herbalists), Witchdoctors, Fortune Tellers, Psychics, Mediums, etc.

2.10.  Any business which may be deemed to be in opposition to UBC in any way, where no collaboration agreement has been made between both parties.  This includes, but is not limited to, the following:

2.10.1.  Marketing and Advertising Services of any type.

2.10.2.  Marketing and Advertising Courses of any type.

2.10.3.  Business Directories, listings, etc.

2.10.4.  Business Membership type businesses.

2.10.5.  B2B Events

2.11.  Any business which falls under Government regulations and where you cannot provide your government issued registration number when requested. e.g. financial services, medical services etc.

3.  ELIGIBILITY FOR CONSIDERATION FOR MEMBERSHIP ACCEPTANCE

Applicants will be considered favorable for UBC membership if they meet the following criteria:

3.1.  Are no less than 18 years of age.

3.2.  Have a business operating from and based in South Africa; this can be any legal entity type of business including sole proprietors, sole traders, close corporations, and companies.  South African based businesses also trading internationally are accepted.

3.3.  Agree to and comply with all policies, agreements, terms and conditions and any other legal documents and/or regulations governing UBC Membership, listed under the LEGAL category of our Knowledge Base published elsewhere on this website.

 
Last Updated On October 24, 2017