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Print Advertising Terms and Conditions

1. Supplied Advertisements

Applicable to all double page spreads, full, half and quarter page ads. Please find the sizes for artwork below and email your artwork to


PDF only | CMYK | 300dpi | All fonts outlined/converted to curves Black: 0C – 0M – 0Y – 100K

Ad TypeArtwork Size HxW (mm)Text Safe Area HxW(mm)Bleed Size (mm)
Double Page250 x 360230 x 34010
Full Page250 x 180230 x 16010
Half Page125 x 180105 x 16010
Quarter Page125 x 90105 x 7010
Inside Front Cover250 x 180230 x 16010
Front Page Strip50 x 18030 x 16010
Outside Back Cover250 x 175230 x 15510
Advertorial Full Page250 x 175230 x 15510

Artwork to be supplied in high resolution (at least 300dpi). Final cost of artwork may be dependant on final material received from client. No trim marks and colour registration control images should be on the pages. (i.e.: images that are outside of the printing area). Minimum text size of reversed type out of a four-colour image, type with fine serifs or type with screens, should be 12pt and in bold face. The minimum type size for Reverse Type using one process colour should be 8pt. Do not use white overprint fills (white tints). Always knock out white tints.

2. Distribution Points

  • 2 x Total Petrol stations in Malelane, SASOL Garage and BP Doeane Supermarket Komatipoort
  • MOZAMBICAN BORDER – Hand distributed (and displayed in the Customs Offices)
  • 2 x  Mundo’s Restaurants in Maputo and Matola
  • Mozambique Embassy
  • Cheetah Express Shuttles (en-route Daily to Nelspruit for 30 days x 1200 copies)
  • Cheetah Express Depot Maputo
  • Nelspruit Mozambique Consulate
  • LM Radio
  • Matola
  • South African Distribution partners to be confirmed
  • Digital Portuguese and English versions will be shared on the websites and social media channels of ShowMe Nelspruit, ShowMe White River, ShowMe Hazyview, the Go Lowveld website and all social media channels.

3. Portuguese (optional)

We provide ENGLISH to Portuguese translation services free of charge (limited to 100 words). Please ensure your ENGLISH copy reaches us well in advance, otherwise we reserve the right to to deny these services and translation will be your own responsibility. Please note that we will do a quality check if your provide your own translated copy.

4. Terms and Conditions

The following standard terms and conditions apply to all advertising orders placed with Go Lowveld (The publisher)

1. Terms of Payment

1.1 The Advertiser must pay any outstanding invoices on the publisher’s request and before printing.

1.2 The full amount of the advertising order will be payable before the publication at the publishers’ request.

1.3 All prices are nett and exclude any photography or graphic design/artwork that might be needed. 

1.4 The Advertiser represent and warrants that it contacts with Go Lowveld as principal, and has the authority to do so, notwithstanding that the Advertiser may be acting as an advertising agency or media buyer, or in some other representative capacity.

1.5 Non-payments of advertising orders is NOT regarded as cancellation and then advertiser will still be held liable for the full advertising rate as booked.

1.6 Premium pages, as determined by the publication agency, must be reserved with a payment received in advance; otherwise, the page will not be reserved.

2. Positioning and Publication Dates

2.1 The positioning of advertisements is at the sole discretion of the publisher unless a special position order is agreed upon at the applicable premium rate.

2.2.  The publisher does not guarantee the publication/insertion dates as stated in its marketing material as many factors can influence the readiness of its publication.

2.3 The advertising order is only valid for ONE publication and must be renewed for future placements.

3.  Territory & Licenses

3.1 The Advertiser grants Go Lowveld the express right to reproduce and display the advertisement in South Africa, Mpumalanga and Mozambique in printed or electronic format and grant the Publisher a world-wide, non-exclusive, fully paid license to reproduce and display the advertisement (including all contents, trademarks and brand features contained herein)

4.  Limitation of Liability

4.1 Go Lowveld can not be held liable should the said publication be altered, postponed or cancelled

4.2 Go Lowveld will not be liable in any event, for any amount higher that the value of  this advertising order.

4.3 Go Lowveld will not and can not be held liable for any print errors, colour variations, missing fonts, bad picture qualities or errors on advertisements signed off as approved by the advertiser.

4.4 In no event will Go Lowveld be responsible in contract, tort, negligence or otherwise, for: (a) loss of profits, business, contracts, revenues, goodwill, production and anticipated savings; or (b) any indirect, consequential, special or economic loss of any kind; arising from any failure to publish in a timely manner or at all any advertisement in accordance with the Advertising Order.

5. Advertisers Representations; Indemnification

5.1 The Advertiser warrants and represents to Go Lowveld that:

5.1.1. It has the right to publish all of the contents o the advertisements and that the advertising material will not: (a) infringe any rights of any third party including, without limitation, intellectual property rights and rights of privacy; and (b) violate any applicable law or regulation.

5.1.2. The advertisements do not contain anything that is defamatory, obscene, false or misleading.

6. Provision of Advertising Materials

6.1 The Advertiser will provide all materials for the advertisement in accordance with Go Lowveld’s requirements. Go Lowveld reserves the right to amend any provided artwork to ensure its printability or size/design style of the publication.

7. Cancellations and Construction

7.1 The Advertiser can request non-placement of his/her advertisement but can not cancel the Advertising Order and will be held liable for the full advertising order amount. There instructions must be in writing and reach the publisher at least 14 days before print.


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