Cookies Policy

LottoStar takes all users privacy very seriously and is committed to respecting and protecting users privacy and to complying with all data protection laws.

WHAT INFORMATION IS COLLECTED

When a user is registering on our Site (www.lotttostar.co.za), when a Player is using their account and when a Player is transacting on their account, specific personal data is collected. The personal data collected includes, but is not limited to:

  1. Identity (ID) number;
  2. password;
  3. mobile/telephone number;
  4. first and last name;
  5. date of birth;
  6. physical address;
  7. email address; or
  8. other contact information.

WHO HAS ACCESS TO THIS INFORMATION?

Player’s personal data is only accessible by LottoStar’s employees who are all in possession of the required approvals. All employees are required to comply with the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy. All employees are aware that they are bound to keep all Player information strictly confidential. This obligation continues even after an employee has left LottoStar.

DISCLOSE YOUR PERSONAL DATA?

LottoStar will only disclose your personal information in the event that it is required to do so by the Mpumalanga Economic Regulator or any other governing authority and/or if required to do so by virtue of any other governing law within the Republic of South Africa. We will also disclose information as required in order to enforce compliance with our terms and condition. LottoStar is also under an obligation to disclose certain personal data in the event that it is suspected that there are any irregularities on a Player’s account.

COOKIES

LottoStar (Pty) Ltd makes use of Cookies. By using this website, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy.

COOKIES DEFINED

Cookies are small text files that are transferred from your browser to your computer’s hard drive. Cookies store information about your activity on a browser. Cookies may either be “persistent” or “session” cookies. A persistent cookie consists of a text file that is sent by a web server to a web browser, which will be stored by the browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date (unless deleted by the user before such expiry date). A session cookie will expire at the end of the user session and at the point that the web browser is closed.

COOKIES USED

LottoStar (Pty) Ltd uses both persistent and session cookies as defined above.

WHY DOES LOTTOSTAR USE COOKIES

LottoStar uses cookies in order for the Games and our Site to function properly. Furthermore, cookies are used for the purposes of system administration, ensuring due functionality of the Site and the Games, proper provision of services and for the purposes of safety and strengthening of protection and ensuring system integrity (prevention of hacker attacks and unauthorised access).

HOW ARE COOKIES USED

Cookies usually contain anonymous data which is required for enhanced functionality. However, users agree that LottoStar may, from time to time, use cookies to save information (such as username, password, other personal details, email address etc.) so that you do not have to re-enter this information each time you visit the Site.
The information collected may be used to collect and process information about a user’s computer, mobile device, tablets (i.e. device information), log files, including ip address, type of operating system, browsing and email client, information about accesses, settings and system notifications. Cookies are also used to track a user as a user navigates the Site and to enable the use of all logged-in features on the Site including but not limited to logging in, accessing the games and viewing results.
Further, LottoStar uses Google Analytics to analyse the use of the Site. Google Analytics generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies which are stored on the users’ computers. The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of the Site. Google stores this information, however it does not have access to any personal information. For more information on Google’s privacy policy, please visit https://policies.google.com/privacy.

DISABLING OR BLOCKING COOKIES

Users may, at any point in time, refuse to accept cookies by changing their browser settings. However, blocking all cookies will have a negative impact on the quality and usability of the Site, including but not limited to, the impossibility to access the Games and the Site. In the event that a user blocks cookies, the user hereby agree that under no circumstances will LottoStar be liable for any loss and or damage to the users information.
Users can also delete cookies that are already stored on users’ computers, however this will obviously have a negative impact on the usability of a number of websites including the Site.

GUARANTEE

LottoStar guarantees that the stored cookies are safe for the user and necessary for the normal functioning and provision of services on the Site.

CONTACT US

Any user or Player on the Site is free to contact us by email on support@lottostar.co.za.