1. Purpose
    This policy describes how cookies are used on the Smile Zone website.
  2. Scope
    This policy applies to the Smile Zone Information Officer and the developers of the Smile Zone website.
  3. Glossary of terms
    Unless inconsistent with the context, the words and expressions in the policy (and procedures, standards and guidelines supporting the policy) have the meanings assigned to them in The Smile Zone Glossary of Terms
  4. The Smile Zone Cookie Policy:
    • uses cookies on The Smile Zone website;
    • uses essential cookies for the operation of The Smile Zone website that are, by default, set to indicate consent by the user, which consent can be denied by the user by selecting “NO” in a “Cookie Table” displayed to the user;
    • deletes the information gathered by the essential cookies immediately at the end of a browser session on The Smile Zone website;
    • subject to 4.1.2, requests users of The Smile Zone website, to grant, by an affirmative action, specific, informed and unambiguous consent, before using cookies on the users device or collecting and storing information about the user; and
    • is transparent about the types of cookies stored and the periods that the information will be stored.
  5. Enquiries
    Enquires about this policy can be directed to The Smile Zone Information Officer at info@thesmilezone.co.za