Standard contract

Public mobile services agreement

This Public Agreement (the Agreement) defines the general terms and conditions under which Kcell Joint Stock Company, mobile operator acting under state license МТК #ДС 0000270 of 08.06.1998 issued by Ministry of Transport and Communications of the Republic of Kazakhstan (the License), hereinafter referred to as the Operator, provides mobile communication services through its telecom network to a person, hereinafter referred to as the Subscriber, who has agreed to be bound by such terms and conditions. The Subscriber and the Operator are hereinafter together referred to as the Parties.

  1. General Provisions
    1. For the purpose of this Agreement, the following terms shall be used:
  1. Subscriber — a physical person or business entity who/which signs this Agreement and is assigned a Subscriber number and (or) identification code.
  1. Subscription fee — a fixed amount of money the Subscriber agrees to pay at fixed time intervals, irrespective of the amount of Services used, unless the terms of the Tariff and/or Service provide otherwise.

  1. Subscriber number — a phone number which is assigned to the Subscriber upon signing of the communication services contract and used to identify the Subscriber terminal within the Operator’s mobile network when being connected to other Subscriber terminals, including temporary subscriber number provided at Subscriber’s request when porting mobile number from other network to Operator’s network to be used to receive/make calls until the MNP formalities are completed.
  1. Subscriber terminal — personal means of communication which generates electric signals used to transmit or receive information between the Subscribers and is connected to the Operator’s network.
  1. Automated service system — a complex service system which allows the Subscriber to activate/deactivate mobile and other technologically interconnected services, switch Tariff plans by sending SMS, MMS or USSD-request or through their personal accounts, or using other technical means provided by the Operator. Any steps the Subscriber takes within the Automated service system is made equivalent to his/her written application/request.
  1. Operator’s network service area — territory in which the Operator provides communication services under the state license consistent with the technical capabilities of its telecom network, including specific nature of radio-wave propagation.
  1. Application — the Subscriber’s request regarding the terms of Services provision, submitted verbally or in writing or via the Automated service system or sent by means of facsimile communication or e-mail, in the form, manner and on conditions established by the Operator.
  1. Billing increment is a unit used to measure time or amount of information and is a basis for charging customers for using the Operator's Services. Billing increment is mandatory for Operators and Services he provides.
  1. Subscriber’s profile — a system that allows the Subscriber to check the status of his/her Personal account, manage Services he/she is using, including service activation/ deactivation, switching Tariff plans and other actions in compliance with Operator’s service conditions.
  1. Top-up card — a plastic card or any other type of carrier, as may be approved for use by the Operator, which has a secret code and protective layer, bears an indication of its face value, i.e. the amount of Services the Subscriber may consume after the top up card has been activated.
  1. Short text message (SMS, USSD) — an information message consisting of letters and (or) numbers and (or) characters typed in certain sequence that has the length permitted by the technical capabilities of Operator’s network and Subscriber’s terminal.
  1. Personal account — a register of analytical accounting maintained in Operator’s billing system in respect of the amount of Services provided, funds received from and spent by the Subscriber in accordance with the Agreement. Under the Agreement, the Subscriber may be allocated several personal accounts.
  1. Mobile Financial Services — services of Operator whereby the Subscriber can purchase Electronic money through the Electronic Money System.
  1. Mobile number portability (MNP) — service that allows Subscribers to switch operators while keeping their mobile Subscriber numbers.
  1. Communication service user (User) — a natural person who is provided with communication services and (or) technologically interrelated services and temporarily uses the Subscriber's SIM-card. Such being the case, all the Subscriber’s rights and obligations under this Agreement remain in full force and effect
  1. Provider — a physical person or business entity who/which provides the services of intellectual, entertainment (lottery, voting, TV-quiz, Quiz, call center, dating and other services) or other nature to the Subscribers through the Operator’s telecom network.
  1. Payment period — a term of thirty calendar days following the Accounting period. During this term the Subscriber is to pay for the Services consumed.
  1. Registration Form — a blank document used by the Operator to register subscribers, which contains the Subscriber’s personal details, Subscriber number and initial Tariff plan, forms an integral part of the Agreement and is deemed to be the Subscriber’s acceptance of its terms and conditions.
  1. Roaming — provision of communication services to the subscribers of the mobile operator in the network of other mobile operator under the roaming agreement between such operators. Roaming requires technical compatibility between Subscriber terminals and foreign operator’s network.
  1. Operator’s website — Operator’s information resource located in the Internet at:

Kcell — www.kcell.kz

Activ — www.activ.kz

  1. Subscriber/user proprietary network information — information about the Subscriber or mobile services user, including individual ID number (for natural persons) and business identification number (for legal entities), billing details and types of services provided to the Subscriber and/or use, location of the Subscriber terminal in Operator’s network, IP and URL address, date network protocols.
  1. Tariff plan — a system of tariff offers which defines the list of Services and their prices, special service conditions and billing/payment terms, validity period and is provided by Operator to the Subscriber or a group of Subscribers, or within a limited area.
  1. Services — services provided by the Operator or third parties.
  1. Operator’s Services — mobile communication services as well as Mobile Financial Services rendered under Kcell and Activ trademarks, Internet access services as well as call center and other services of the Operator.
  1. Third party services — services of the Providers and other third parties rendered through the Operator’s network, as well as other third party services.
  2. Accounting period — calendar month in which services were provided and accounted for.
  3. Gateway — hardware-software system, server or any other equipment that transmits voice and / or non-voice information between Operator’s network and other communication networks, and provides an opportunity to persons using the Service to access other communication networks (including mobile networks, fixed telephone networks, data transmission network, etc.) and / or to provide third parties with access to the Operator's network.
  1. SIM card (subscriber identification card) — a card of individual access which is a microprocessor module used in the Subscriber’s terminal to identify the Subscriber and allow the latter to access the Services.
  1. IVR — interactive voice communication technology used by the Operator to provide voice-based information to the Subscriber about the terms and conditions of the Services as well as to allow the latter to submit Applications/requests to the Operator.
  1. General Conditions of Service
    1. This Agreement is an adhesion contract under the laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan. The terms and conditions of this Contract are defined by the Operator in accordance with the laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan and License and accepted by the Subscriber not otherwise than by adherence to the entire Contract. Should the Subscriber do not agree to the terms and conditions of this Contract, he/she may terminate it by applying to Operator in writing.
  1. Under this Agreement, the Subscriber uses the Services provided on the terms and conditions of the Tariff plan selected and service conditions of the Operator or third parties and pays for such Services in accordance with the payment terms of the Agreement.

The terms and conditions of Mobile Financial Services are determined by the Rules of Mobile Financial Services, which is attached as Appendix 2 and forms an integral part of this Agreement.

  1. This Contract comes into force after the Registration Form is signed by the Subscriber and accepted by the Operator or its authorized representative. By signing the Registration Form, the Subscriber gives his/her unconditional consent to be bound by the terms and join the Agreement in its entirety.
  1. The Parties have agreed that at the time of execution of the Agreement the handwritten signature of the Operator’s authorized representative may be replaced with the facsimile reproduction thereof.
  1. This Agreement shall be binding upon all the Subscribers and supersede the previous contract for mobile communication services between the Operator and the Subscriber. After publication of this Agreement, the Services shall be available to the Subscribers on the terms and conditions specified herein. However, the Subscriber shall not be required to fill in and sign new Registration Form. Where the Subscriber does not agree to the terms and conditions hereof, he/she may within 30 days of the first official publication of this Agreement give the Operator a written notice of his/her refusal to join this Agreement. If no notice of refusal to join this Agreement is given to the Operator within the specified term or if the Subscriber takes implicative actions (uses the Services), the Subscriber shall be deemed to have given his/her unconditional agreement to the terms and conditions of this Agreement and adherence to the entire Agreement.
  1. Subject to adherence to this Agreement, the Operator shall assign the Subscriber a Subscriber number. The Subscriber number may be withdrawn or changed by the Operator in cases stipulated in the laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan and this Agreement.
  1. The Services shall be provided to the Subscriber if the latter uses or owns the Subscriber terminal which meets the requirements of the Operator and is compatible with the RF band and communication standards of its network. Some Services may not be supported by Subscriber’s terminals depending on their technical characteristics.
  1. The Services are provided to the Subscriber in accordance with the Tariff plan selected and service conditions of the Operator or third parties.
  1. The Tariff plan and its terms and conditions (period of validity and other limitations), amount of inclusive services as well as other conditions are defined and may be unilaterally changed by the Operator in accordance with applicable legislation. In case of price increase, the Operator shall give the Subscribers a prior notice to that effect. The terms of third party services are determined and may be modified by the providers of such services.

  1. The Tariff plans may be terminated by the Operator unilaterally with prior notice to the Subscriber to be given at least 30 calendar days prior to termination through mass messaging service, by placing appropriate information on Operator's website or otherwise. If within the aforementioned the Subscriber fails to switch to another tariff, the Operator has the right to switch that Subscriber back to this/her previous tariff or, if such tariff is no longer available, to any other available tariff with a notice to the Subscriber.

  1. Information about the Services and Tariff plans shall be placed on the website of Operator or third parties, communicated to the Subscribers by means of automated service system, advertising materials or via the Operator’s call center service. By activating the Services and/or Tariff plan via the automated service system, the Subscriber fully agrees to their terms and conditions and billing procedures and expresses consent to receive and pay for such services.

  1. In case of change of the Subscriber number, the Operator shall withdraw the old number and allocate new number, provided it is available for activation, in accordance with the procedures established by the Operator.
  1. In case of reorganization of the Operator, this Agreement shall continue to have effect and the rights and obligations of the Parties hereunder shall remain unchanged.

  1. Rights and Responsibilities of Parties
    1. The Operator:
      1. May charge fees for the third party services provided through the Operator’s network.
  1. When providing the Roaming service to the Subscriber, may set up the Roaming disconnection threshold in the amount determined in accordance with law. When using the Roaming service, the Subscriber is charged for both outbound and inbound connections as well as other services, including Call Divert. The Subscriber pays for the Services consumed based on the payment terms hereunder.
  1. Where the Subscriber uses more than one Subscriber number and has incurred debt in any of the respective accounts, may stop and/or suspend the Services without prior notice in respect of such account until such debt is repaid and/or charge the respective amount to any other account of the Subscriber.

  1. May record calls received by the Operator’s Call Center service in the manner stipulated in legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan, as well as unilaterally limit the Subscriber’s access to the call center operator should the Subscriber repeatedly contact Call Center on matters not related to Operator’s activity and/or should he/she violate ethical norms.
  1. Should the Subscriber fail to comply with the payment terms hereunder, may use any available method to contact the Subscriber and/or User of the Subscriber number and demand repayment of the debt, or engage third parties to collect the overdue payment. Such being the case, the Subscriber agrees that the Operator may disclose any Subscriber-related information to such third parties, including the cost of Services provided to the Subscriber, amount of debt, as well as documents confirming the existence of the debt and any other information including personal data as may be required for debt collection.
  1. May limit the amount of, stop or suspend the Services in respect of any Subscriber number used by the Subscriber without prior notice in the following cases:
  1. There are insufficient funds in the Subscriber’s Personal account to cover the cost of the Services (for prepaid subscribers), or the Subscriber fails to pay the bill (postpaid subscriber) during the Payment period, or he/she has exceeded the credit limit calculated in accordance with the Operator’s procedures;

  1. It has become known that the SIM card, Subscriber terminal or Services are used by an unauthorized person, or they are misused or used for criminal purposes;
  1. The Subscriber infringes the terms and conditions of the Agreement or makes false calls to the emergency services, or makes calls/sends messages to other Subscriber / phone numbers or takes other wrongful acts;
  1. It has become known that the Services have been received with the use of a stolen SIM card, top-up card, or as the result of cracking of identification or other code, or any other fraudulent acts or as a result of use of an invalid SIM or top-up card;
  1. The Subscriber has notified the Operator that his/her Subscriber terminal is lost or stolen;

  1. The Subscriber take actions which, in the Operator’s reasonable opinion, may cause damage to its network, including but not limited to violation of the fare use principles specified in Appendix 1 hereto;

  1. If the Subscriber acts in breach of the provisions contained in par. 3.2.5-3.2.7, 3.2.11 hereof and Appendix 1 hereto;
  1. On other grounds stipulated by RK laws;
  1. May either credit any excessive amounts paid by the Subscriber to this/her mobile account as advance payment for future use of Operator’s or third party Services, including Mobile Financial Services, or return such amounts to the Subscriber at his request upon termination of this Agreement.

  1. Has the right to withdraw funds received as a result of unauthorized or misspent payment from Subscriber’s account based, based on the audit results.
  1. Has the right to withdraw the Subscriber number, in case the Subscriber/User has credit in his/her account but within 12 months makes no chargeable calls/connections, as well as in other cases stipulated by law or this Agreement.
  1. Upon the expiration of three (3) years from the date of Agreement termination and/or withdrawal of the Subscriber number, has the right to write off the balance of funds available in Subscriber’s personal account and recognize it as Operator’s income, if the Subscriber has during the said term failed to claim such balance back.
  1. May conduct promotions, drawings and other marketing events in order to increase the sales of Services, strengthen customer loyalty, attract new subscribers, as well as targeted marketing campaigns in order to determine how actively the Subscribers use discount and / or promotional offers on new or existing tariffs.
  1. May provide the Subscriber with free add-on services and inform the Subscriber via SMS and / or through website that effect, and the Subscriber may refuse to use such add-on services using methods provided by Operator.
  1. In order to ensure that the Services are used in accordance with the fair use principles and depending on the network load, may define the technical specifications for its Services, including data prioritization, restriction of access speed when using peer to peer file-sharing networks.

  1. The Subscriber:
    1. Is entitled to receive information and reference services;

  1. Shall correctly fill in and sign the Registration Form and hand it over to the Operator, or its authorized person or representative along with the originals of documents which confirm the Subscriber’s identification details. The copies of the documents shall be kept by the Operator in hard or soft copy format.
  1. May change his/her personal details at no extra charge in case of:

  1. Is under an obligation to read the terms of Services/Tariffs prior to their activation. The Subscriber shall be solely responsible for the failure to comply with this provision and may stop using any Service/Tariff if the Subscriber is not satisfied with their terms and conditions. The Subscriber is also responsible to control his/her usage of data allowance and its renewal.

  1. Shall fully pay for the Services within the payment terms specified in this Agreement, indicating in the mobile number(s) in the Purpose of Payment field, amount paid for each number and/or valid invoice number. The Subscriber shall be fully liable for a failure to pay and/or delay in payment of the Services hereunder. Where the Tariff plan or Service is provided against a regular subscription fee, the Subscriber shall fully and timely pay such a fee in accordance with the terms of the Tariff or other Services. In case the Subscriber owns more than 5 registered numbers, them the Subscriber must provide a register of payments in accordance with the form available on the official website of the Operator at https://www.kcell.kz/en/b2b.account/eregistry/2369, listing all the numbers and amounts paid.
  1. Should a prepaid Subscriber has incurred debt in respect of mobile voice/data services as the result of the Operator’s failure to discontinue connections when the Subscriber runs out of balance, he/she may apply to the Operator using any available means for adjustment of such debt, except for outstanding roaming charges.
  1. A postpaid Subscriber may request the Operator to set a credit limit, except for roaming services. Should Operator’s roaming partner have no system that allows tracking the duration of roaming calls in real time mode, the Subscribers shall pay for the Services consumed in excess of his/her credit limit.
  1. Prepaid Subscriber may use the Services provided by the Operator on a deferred-payment basis.
  1. Shall provide the Operator with the reliable personal information (physical persons — full name, ID card details, individual identification number (ИИН), mailing address, e-mail address; for businesses — details of Certificate of state registration, registered/mailing address, e-mail address, VAT certificate details, address for bills delivery, business identification number (БИН). In case of change in any of the above information, the Subscriber shall provide the Operator with new details in writing within 5 (five) work days after such changes have taken place along with the copies of new documents.
  1. Should the Subscriber transfer his/her number to any third person for a permanent use, including any rights and obligations arising hereunder, he/she shall, within 3 (three) calendar days after the transfer, undertake to have it reregistered to a new owner and for this purpose submit a written application to the Operator in which he/she gives consent to have the Subscriber number he/she owns re-registered to a new owner.
  1. Agrees not to use the Subscriber number assigned hereunder to arrange and conduct lotteries, voting, quizzes, and advertising or to disseminate advertisements, as well as to take other actions which may result in breach of third party rights, affect the operability of telecommunication equipment and facilities. The Subscriber may not use the gateway and other specific technical devices/hardware/ software that are not intended for personal use and/or the use of which may result in breach of the rights of other Subscribers, this Agreement or legislation, including to allow third parties to access the communication services, including those of other mobile and landline operators and Internet /IP telephony and other, unless with the prior written consent of the Operator.
  1. May refuse to receive promotional information by sending a written application, if he/she has previously agreed to receive such information over Operator’s network, in order and when such consent is required under the current legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
  1. Shall be under an obligation to keep confidential the personal data of other Subscribers in accordance with the laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the event that such data have become known to him/her while using the Services (subscriber numbers and other information). Failing which, the Subscriber shall be liable in accordance with current legislation.
  1. By accepting the terms and conditions of this Agreement, the Subscriber consents to the collection and processing of personal data, including, but not limited to, Subscriber/User proprietary network information, that are collected and used by the Operator and / or third parties in order to perform obligations hereunder, provide communications and other services, including but not limited to, Mobile Financial Services, roaming and/or third party services, information and reference services, as well as for research activities aimed at improving the quality of services provided hereunder, for the purposes and in cases when such consent is required under Kazakhstan laws. If such consent is withdrawn by the Subscriber, the Operator may terminate provision of Services to Subscribers in full or in part.
  1. When visiting the customer services offices, produce identity documents upon request.
  1. Has the right not to use the basic mobile services using the methods offered by the Operator. In which case the Operator shall restore the provision of Services disconnected by the Subscriber upon the latter’s request.
  1. May activate/deactivate intellectual services (lottery, voting, game show, a quiz, reference services, dating services) in accordance with activation/deactivation rules established by their providers.

  1. Service Payment Terms
    1. The Subscriber shall pay for the Services based on the payment method selected (cash or non-cash) or by sing top-up card of the appropriate face value.

  1. The payment scheme (prepaid or postpaid) is determined by Operator depending on the type of the Tariff plan selected by the Subscriber.
  1. Prepaid Subscribers shall pay for the Services by topping up their accounts in advance with funds sufficient to cover the cost of Services.

The Subscriber shall sign the Registration From and make the initial advance payment in the amount determined by the Operator for the relevant starter pack and/or subscriber set or Tariff plan selected by the Subscriber.

  1. Postpaid Subscribers shall pay for the Services used during the Payment period.

  1. Charges for certain Services, including Roaming and third party services, may be invoices by Operator in subsequent billing periods.

  1. Liability
    1. Responsibility for the quality of third party Services shall rest upon their providers, including Roaming.

  1. The Operator shall not be liable for:
    1. the loss the Subscriber may incur as a result of accidental, indirect damage including but not limited to loss of profit, discontinuation of business activity or any other material damage incurred while using the Services (loss of expected profit);

  1. for the failure of the Operator's network as well as for any other non-performance or inadequate performance under this Agreement for reasons beyond the Operator's control, including circumstances of insuperable force (force majeure), including but not limited to: war, whether declared or not, civil war, riots and revolutions, acts of piracy, sabotage, natural disasters, hurricanes, cyclones, heavy wind, earthquakes, tsunamis, floods, destruction by lightning, explosions, fires, telecom network problems / faults, destruction of buildings, structures, and any installations, networks, telecommunications equipment, enactments/acts of governmental authorities preventing the proper performance of this Agreement.
  1. the Subscriber's failure to correctly dial the Subscriber/telephone number as well as the Subscriber's failure to correctly indicate the Subscriber number when recharging his/her Personal account;
  1. possible depreciation of quality of the Services resulting from the use of a damaged or faulty Subscriber terminal;
  1. the quality of services of other operators as well as in cases when Operator's Services are provided along with the services of third parties;
  1. unavailability or untimely provision of third party services as well as for the content and quality of such services when they are provided via the Operator's network;
  1. dissemination of information of any nature whatsoever or any damage caused to the Subscriber resulting from using the third party services;
  1. possible undesirable consequences the Subscriber may encounter after he/she was consulted over the phone;
  1. failure of the information provided to the Subscriber upon request to meet his/her individual expectations and subjective assessment.
  1. The Operator shall be liable to the Subscriber for a failure to fulfill or improper fulfillment of his obligations hereunder in accordance with this Agreement and applicable laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan. The Operator's liability shall be limited to the amount of real damage caused to the Subscriber and may not exceed an amount equivalent to 5 MCI.

  1. For the Subscriber's failure to comply with the payment terms hereunder, the Operator may claim a penalty at the rate of 0.1% of outstanding amount per each day of delay.
  1. The Subscriber shall be liable to the Operator for any breach of this Agreement and Appendix 1 hereto and shall compensate the Operator in full for any loss incurred by the Operator.

  1. The Subscriber shall be fully liable in cases when Subscriber number, SIM-card and Services are used by third parties (including minors), including in case of SIM card loss or theft when the Subscriber fails to promptly apply to the Operator for suspension of the Services.
  1. Term, Termination and Amendment of Contract

  1. This Agreement shall come into force after the Registration form is filled out by the Subscriber and accepted by the Operator or in accordance with par. 2.5 hereof and shall continue in effect until terminated in accordance with the laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan and/or this Agreement.

  1. This Agreement may be terminated unilaterally by the Operator without prior notice to the Subscriber in the following cases:
    1. the Subscriber violates the terms and conditions of this Agreement and/or those stipulated by the laws of the republic of Kazakhstan,
    2. provision by the Subscriber of unreliable personal information and/or transfer of his/her SIM card to third parties without prior re-registration of ownership and/or notice to the Operator
    3. the Subscriber has not been using the Services for over 12 months.
  1. This Agreement shall cease to have effect when the Subscriber ports his/her Subscriber number to other mobile network (in respect of ported out numbers), as well as in case the Subscriber number was withdrawn on the grounds specified in this Agreement and stipulated by the legislation of Kazakhstan (in respect of withdrawn numbers).
  1. In case of termination of this Agreement, funds available on his/her Personal account shall be returned to the Subscriber within 30 (thirty) calendar days of registration of the Subscriber's relevant written request to be submitted to Operator’s customers service centers.
  1. In case of termination of this Agreement on any ground, the Subscriber number shall be withdrawn, except for numbers ported to other mobile networks, but the Subscriber terminal owned by the Subscriber shall not be redeemed by the Operator and its cost as well as the cost of the SIM card used by the Subscriber, the cost of purchased but unused top up cards, paid Subscription fees shall not be subject to compensation by the Operator. No cash equivalent of bonuses and discounts offered by the Operator within the scope of the Services or campaigns (including promotions) shall be paid to the Subscriber and shall be lost upon termination of the Service/Agreement.
  1. The Operator shall have the right to change and/or amend this Agreement by publishing the amended version hereof on the Operator's website or other mass media. Such changes/amendments shall have immediate effect, unless otherwise provided in the Agreement. The Subscriber may refuse to accept such changes/amendments and withdraw from this Agreement by sending the Operator a written application to that effect within 30 days from the publication of such changes/amendments.
  1. The Subscriber may terminate this Agreement unilaterally. Such being the case, the Subscriber shall undertake to fully pay for the Services provided to him/her by the date of termination hereof, including any debt as may be discovered later, including debts for Roaming and other chargeable services or queries. Such debts shall be paid prior to termination of this Agreement.
  1. Mobile number portability
    1. In accordance with the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Operator shall provide the technical possibility of porting Subscriber number to/from its mobile network.

  1. The Subscriber may port his/her Subscriber number to other mobile networks by applying in writing to Operator office, provided the Subscriber has no debts to the Operator (including debt for Services rendered on a post-payment basis, debt for roaming services or contract phones) outstanding as of the date the Operator verifies the Subscriber’s eligibility for porting out his/her Subscriber number.
  1. Transfer of the temporary Subscriber number given to the Subscriber for use until the number porting formalities are completed to a third party as well as transfer of its ownership is not allowed until the porting request is confirmed or ejected by the donor operator.
  1. The Operator may reject the Subscriber's number porting request in case the postpaid Subscriber has unpaid charges for the Services, including roaming, or prepaid Subscriber has outstanding roaming charges as well as payments for contract mobile phones outstanding as of the date the Operator verifies the Subscriber’s eligibility for porting out his/her Subscriber number.
  1. Numbers which have been suspended from the Services at the request of the law enforcement agencies and other authorized state bodies may not be ported out.
  1. Subscriber shall be under an obligation to repay the debt discovered by the Operator after his/her number has been ported out within ten (10) working days from receipt of Operator's notice to that effect.

  1. Any funds remaining in the Subscriber's personal account after the number has been ported out shall be returned within 30 (calendar) days from the date of registration by Operator of the Subscriber's application for refund submitted to Operator's customer service offices.
  1. Provisions of this Article 7 of the Agreement shall apply from the date of the MNP service introduction in accordance with the current legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

  1. Special Provisions
    1. Due to specific nature of radio-wave propagation, the quality of Operator's Services may depreciate or they may be interrupted within or near constructions because of terrain features, weather conditions, or as a result of use of equipment which suppress mobile network signals or other reasons.

  1. Due to peculiarities of the mobile network design, the Services provided to the Subscriber depend on the quality of equipment used by local landline providers as well as telecom equipment of local long-distance and/or international network providers as this kind of issues lie beyond the Operator's competence.

  1. Limitations and requirements relating to the Services provided under this Agreement are set in accordance with applicable law.

  1. Any and all disputes and disagreements as may arise between the Parties shall be resolved by negotiations. Failing which, such disputes and disagreements shall be settled by judicial procedure at location of the Operator in accordance with the laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

  1. Except as provided in this Agreement, the Parties shall refer to the laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

  1. This Agreement shall be published in the official and Russian languages. In case of variant reading, the Russian version hereof shall prevail.

  1. Should any provision of this Contract, whether in whole or in part, at present or in future, be found illegal, invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall not affect the legality, validity or enforceability of any other provisions of the Contract, in whole or in part.

  1. The Operator and/or third parties collect and process personal data of Subscribers and/or Users for the purpose of performing their obligations under this Agreement, provide Service as well as information and inquiry services in accordance with applicable legislation.

Operator’s banking details:

Kcell JSC

Address: Almaty, Samal-2, 100 / Timiryazeva 2G

BIN 980540002879, SWIFT KZKOKZKX, IBAN KZ539261802102350000 with Kazkommertsbank JSC

Appendix 1

to Public Mobile Services Agreement

Terms of fair use of Services

When using the Services under the Public Agreement, the Subscriber shall be bound by these terms of fair use of the Services in order to ensure that all Subscribers receive the best quality service and to prevent disturbance to Operator's network.

The Subscriber is not allowed to take actions that prevent other subscribers from the normal use of the Services and violate the rights and legitimate interests of the Operator or third parties through abuse of the Services, including, but not limited to:

The Subscriber is not allowed to perform actions based on combination of tariffs, promotional offers and other services with a view to misuse the Services, as well as perform other actions that do not meet the subject matter of the Agreement and purpose of the Services.

Appendix 2. Rules for Provision of Mobile Financial Services

(further as Rules)

These Rules govern the relationship between Operator and Subscriber arising when Operator sells and Subscriber buys the Electronic Money to be used by the Subscriber to make payments for civil transactions and for other operations, as well as set the procedure the Subscriber should follow when using the Operator's Information System to make instructions on replenishment of the Electronic Wallet and other transactions involving electronic money

  1. Terms used in these Rules and their definitions
    1. E-Money System Operator — WOOPPAY Limited Liability Partnership who operates and maintains the E-Money System and provides information and technological interaction between the participants of transactions involving E-Money, including collection, processing and transfer of the transaction-related data.
    2. E-Money System — a set of software and hardware tools, documentation, and organizational and technical activities carried out by the E-Money System Operator required for effecting payments and other transactions with E-Money.
    3. Web-site of E-Money System Operator — a website of the E-Money System Operator on the Internet located at the address www.wooppay.com.
    4. System Rules — rules established and agreed by the Issuer in accordance with the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan, governing the issuance, sales, purchase, acceptance, transfer, repayment and other transactions are performed involving E-Money; the System Rules are published on the Internet at www.wooppay.com/files/2.pdf.
    5. E-Money — unconditional and irrevocable liabilities of the Issuer in electronic form that are accepted as an instrument of payment in the E-Money System by other participants of E-Money System.
    6. E-Wallet — microprocessor (chip), software of personal computer, other software and technical facility in which E-Money is stored and / or providing access to it, which allows the Subscribers to make payments, transfers and other transactions with E-Money.
    7. Issuer — Kazkommertsbank Joint Stock Company that issues and reimburses E-Money in the E-Money System in accordance with the requirements of the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
    8. E-Wallet Top-up — Subscriber’s purchasing of E-Money from the Operator and crediting it to his/her E-Wallet according to the Subscriber’s Instructions.
    9. Payment — the Subscriber’s payment for goods, works, services of third parties (Suppliers) via E-Money System under the civil-law transactions between the Supplier and the Subscriber.
    10. Reimbursement of E-Money — transaction whereby the Issuer exchanges E-Money received from their owner or subject to reimbursement without their presentation in cases stipulated by the laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan to their equal nominal value of money carried out in accordance with the Rules of System and the requirements of the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
    11. Supplier — the person who provides the Subscribers with services, works or realization of goods, in whose favor the Subscriber makes Payment using E-Money.
    12. Authorization — the process of verification (confirmation) of the Subscriber's rights to perform transactions with E-Money.
    13. Limit — the maximum amount per transaction or number of transactions for a certain period for E-Money owner.
    14. Information System — the Operator’s System for processing of information and appropriate organizational and technical resources that ensure transfer of information between the Participants of E-Money System, and also ensuring the transfer of the Subscriber's Instructions.
    15. Participants of E-Money System — a natural or legal person who, in accordance with these Rules or a contract, has a right or obligation to issue, transfer, receive, use, acquire, sell or redeem electronic money within the E-Money System.
    16. Mobile Financial Services — Operator’s services involving the sales of E-Money through E-Money System.
    17. Instructions — the Subscriber’s instruction given simultaneously to the Operator to Top-up the Subscriber’s E-Wallet and to E-Money System Operator to carry out the respective E-Money transaction; such instructions may be given using the methods provided for in par 7 hereof.
    18. Public Agreement — the Public Mobile Service Agreement signed between the Subscriber and the Operator which subject is the Operator’s provision of telecommunication service to the Subscriber, other services of the Operator and third parties.
    19. Web-site of Operator — Internet information resource of Operator at www.kcell.kz and www.activ.kz
    20. Individual Payment Number — the number provided electronically to the Subscriber by E-Money System Operator after the Subscriber’s acquisition of E-Money by means of which the Subscriber can get the document confirming the acquisition of E-Money.

The terms without definitions and meanings in these Rules shall be interpreted in accordance with the definitions and meanings provided for these terms in the Public Agreement.

  1. General Provisions
    1. In accordance with these Rules, Operator:

1) sells Money to the Subscriber (E-Wallet top-up) to be used by the latter for making Payments or other transactions involving E-Money under the terms and conditions defined by the Issuer;

2) provides the Subscribers access to the Information System which transfers the Subscriber’s Instructions to the Operator and E-Money System Operator for Subscriber’s E-Wallet Top-up and perform transactions with E-Money.

  1. The Operator sells E-Money to the Subscriber who can use it for the payment of services / goods / works of the Supplier as well as other transactions with E-Money within the E-Money System. By giving the Instruction, the Subscriber purchases a certain amount of E-Money from the Operator and makes Payments using E-Money to the Supplier or other transactions under the terms and conditions defined by the Issuer of E-Money. The Instructions are given by the Subscriber via the Operator’s Information System using methods provided for by these Rules.
  2. The Subscriber pays to the Operator for the E-Money using funds paid by the Subscriber in advance for the Operator’s telecommunication services based on the Public Agreement. The charges relating to the Subscriber’s purchase of E-Money from Operator appear on the Subscriber’s bill for the telecommunication services.
  3. The Subscriber performs transactions with E-Money in accordance with the terms and conditions of the System Rules.
  4. By accepting these Rules (the Offer) the Subscriber confirms his/her consent and agrees to be bound by the System Rules.
  1. Acceptance of these Rules
    1. The Subscriber’s acceptance of these Rules means his/her agreement to be bound by their terms and conditions.
    2. The Subscriber is deemed to have accepted these Rules when he/she performs any one of the following actions:
      1. sends a SMS 7757, 2505, 2888, 7701, 525;
      2. confirms his/her acceptance of these Rules by selecting (putting a checkmark) in the appropriate field next to the text or link to the text of these Rules on the webpage or in any other applications intended for subscriber devices;
      3. путем ввода в соответствующих полях одноразового кода подтверждения, полученного через SMS от отправителя «mobimoney» in the appropriate fields, enters a one-time verification code received via SMS from sender «mobimoney»;
      4. signs other agreements with the Operator that contain reference to these Rules with indication of Internet address where the latest version of these Rules is posted.
    3. By joining these Rules, Subscriber consents and authorizes the Operator and E-Money System Operator to receive, store and processes his/her Personal data for the purpose of provision of Mobile Financial Services; gives consent for E-Money System Operator to receive the Subscriber’s personal data from the Operator; gives consent to transfer the Subscriber’s personal data to the Operator and the Issuer. The processing of Personal data means the actions (operations) involving Personal data, including collection, storage, alteration, amendment, use, distribution, anonymization, blocking and destruction of personal data, transfer of Personal data to the Issuer or other persons in the course of rendering Mobile Financial Service referred to in these Rules and E-Money System Rules. Based on non-disclosure agreement with third parties, the Operator has a right to engage such third parties to process the Subscriber’s personal data solely for the purpose of performance of obligations according to these Rules.
    4. The Subscriber can purchase E-Money and get access to the Information System provided that:
      1. Subscriber has no debts to Kcell JSC for telecommunication services or other services;
      2. Subscriber terminal is not blocked;
      3. Subscriber has sufficient funds in his/her mobile account;
      4. Amount of the transaction with E-Money does not exceed the Limits set by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
      5. Data entered by the Subscriber in the E-Money System are correct.
    5. The Operator may refuse to provide Mobile Financial Services to the Subscriber, if the latter does not meet the conditions specified in this paragraph or on other grounds stipulated by the legislation.
  2. Rights and Responsibilities of Parties
    1. The Operator shall:
      1. Notify the Subscribers of any amendments and alteration to the conditions of these Rules by posting this information on the Operator's website at http://www.kcell.kz and http://www.activ.kz not later than 15 (fifteen) calendar days before the changes come into effect.
      2. Ensure confidentiality of the Subscriber’s personal in accordance with par 3 of these Rules. The Operator is not liable for damages of any kind suffered by the Subscriber in connection with disclosure and/or loss of the Subscriber personal data used to access to the Operator's Information System.
    2. The Operator may:
      1. Stop providing Mobile Financial Services or change their terms and conditions unilaterally on an extrajudicial basis after publishing the relevant notice on the Operator's website not later than 15 (fifteen) calendar days before termination of Mobile Financial Services or before such changes come into effect. By accepting these Rules, the Subscriber gives consent to Operator to further change the terms and conditions of these Rules as latter may deem appropriate, by posting the relevant information on the Operator's website.
      2. Amend and/or alter unilaterally the methods of giving Instructions.
      3. Refuse to provide Mobile Financial Services, if the Subscriber violates the conditions of these Rules or if any cases of fraud or other illegal activities are revealed and the Subscriber is suspected or accused in it, without prior notice to the Subscriber.
    3. The Subscriber shall:
      1. Fulfill the requirements and obligations provided for by these Rules;
      2. Pay for Mobile Financial Services, including when the Subscriber terminal/Subscriber number is no longer belongs to the Subscriber or the Subscriber transfers it to any third party for use.
      3. In case of loss of the Subscriber terminal or password and/or SIM-card that provide access to Mobile Financial Services, notify immediately the Operator and request to block the Subscriber number using the phone number 3030 or +7 727 258 83 00 or the Operator’s service office at the address provided on the Operator's website.
    4. The Subscriber shall be entitled to:
      1. Get access to the Mobile Financial Services, subject to compliance with the requirements set forth in these Rules.
      2. Get E-Money transactions report on mobimoney.kz, check.activ.kz, money.activ.kz websites in accordance with the instructions on the respective web-site or par 8.1. of these Rules.
  3. Operator’s fee for Mobile Financial Services
    1. The information on the amount of fee and (or) charge payable by the Subscriber to the Operator for Mobile Financial Services is provided by the Operator on the web-sites: www.kcell.kz, www.activ.kz и mobimoney.kz.
  4. Liability
    1. Subscriber performs transactions with E-Money through the E-Money System. The E-Money System Operator is liable for improper functioning of E-Money System and (or) improper provision of services for ensuring the information and technological interaction between transaction participants, including collection, processing and transfer of information generated when performing the transactions with E-Money, for non-fulfillment or improper fulfillment of obligations related to the payments and (or) money transfer.
    2. Supplier is responsible to provide services, goods and works, to ensure their quality and timely delivery. All claims related to the Supplier’s services, works and realized goods and also the demands to exchange-return the goods and/or services and/or works shall be made by the Subscriber directly to the Supplier whose details are given on the web-site where the goods, works or services are purchased, or contact the Customer Support Service of E-Money System Operator using the contact phone numbers at www.wooppay.com
    3. The Operator shall not be liable to the Subscriber for delays and interruptions in the operation of technical platforms and transport networks or communication networks in the event there is no fault of the Operator.
    4. The Subscriber shall bear all risks and all responsibility for any actions of the third parties who use his/her Subscriber terminal, performed with his/her Subscriber number or via special applications installed on the Subscriber terminal or using his/her identification/ authentication data on web-sites.
    5. The Operator shall not be liable for the quality of goods, works, services provided by the Supplier.
    6. The Operator shall not be liable for the Subscriber’s actions and their consequences related with incorrect entry of the Subscriber’s data and any mistakes during filling in, presenting the Instructions, and also for the actions of other Participants of E-Money System.
    7. In case of loss, theft or other cases when the Subscriber terminal of SIM-card stop belonging to the Subscriber, the Subscriber shall bear all risks related with the use of this Subscriber terminal and/or SIM-card by the third parties till the moment when the Operator receives the application on blocking of the Subscriber number/SIM-card from the Subscriber.
    8. The Operator shall not bear liability, including the material liability, for improper functioning or incorrect performance of transactions in E-Money System, including for improper or wrong operations related with crediting of E-Money to E-Wallets, transactions with E-Money, for wrong operations of the Subscriber, non-fulfillment or improper fulfillment of obligations by the Supplier, when the Agent’s obligations provided for by this Agreement under the relevant operations are fulfilled completely.
  5. Procedure for giving Instructions to Top-up E-Wallet and perform transactions involving E-Money
    1. To Top-up E-Wallet and perform the transactions with E-Money, the Subscriber gives appropriate Instruction simultaneously to the Operator for E-Wallet Top-up with the amount of planned E-Money transaction and to the E-Money System Operator to perform the E-Money transaction as per the Subscriber’s Instruction.
    2. In order to Top-up the E-Wallet, Subscriber must purchase E-Money from Operator using funds available in the Subscriber’s mobile account, which is then credited to the Subscriber’s E-Wallet.
    3. The Subscriber’s Instructions should contain the following data: amount of payment, requisites required in accordance with the fields in the form of payment (personal account number, other details depending on the requirements of the Supplier). E-Money can only be purchased using funds available in the Subscriber’s mobile account. When payment is carried out by means of graphic interfaces, the Subscriber is also required to enter a one-time code received via SMS.
    4. The Subscriber shall be responsible for the correctness of data entered in the Instructions.
    5. The Subscriber’s Instructions to the Operator for Top-up of E-Wallet and to the Operator of E-Money System for performance of transactions with E-Money shall be made electronically:
      1. by sending SMS to the number: 7757, 2505, 2888, 7701, 525;
      2. following the prompts of the graphic interfaces.
    6. The methods to be used to give Instructions may be altered and/or amended by the Operator unilaterally.
  1. Other conditions
    1. In order to receive statements or references on transactions with E-Money, or to request password reset when the Subscriber is unable to recover your password through the user application, as well as in case of disputes involving incorrect crediting and / or write-off of funds or issue, realization and reimbursement of E-Money, the Subscribers should contact the Operator of E-Money System by calling +7 (7212) 996 222, +7 (7273) 435 222, +7 (7172) 978 733.
    2. The terms of service (including the fees due to the Issuer or Organizations that carry out the transfer transactions as well as fees to the Operator of E-Money System), the use of Electronic means of payment, information on the Issuer, E-Money System Operator and Organization that carry out transfer operations are published on the website E-Money System Operator at www.wooppay.com. Subscriber is under an obligation to read this information prior to using the services of -Money System Operator and receiving Mobile Financial Services.
    3. The terms of Mobile Financial Services may be extended or changed by attracting other Suppliers and other Issuers, or making other changes. Relevant information shall be published in the relevant section of websites http://www.kcell.kz and http://www.activ.kz or on the website of E-Money System Operator at www.wooppay.com.
    4. By accepting these Rules, Subscriber agrees to be bound by the terms of these Rules, and agrees to receive Operator’s SMS- and e-mail messages on Mobile Financial Services at the address provided by the Subscriber during registration.
    5. By accepting these Rules, the Subscriber agrees and authorizes the Operator, the E-Money System Operator to receive, store and process his/her personal data for the purpose of Mobile Financial Services; gives consent for E-Money System Operator to receive Subscriber's personal data from the Operator as well as to transfer the Subscriber's personal data to the Issuer, Suppliers, agents. Processing of personal data means actions involving personal data, including collection, storage, modification, amendment, use, distribution, depersonalization, blocking and destruction of personal data. Under the confidentiality agreements with third parties, the Operator has the right to engage such parties for the processing of Subscriber’s personal data solely for the purpose of performance of obligations stipulated by these Rules. Subscribers may get advice on Mobile Financial Services by contacting the call centers on 3030 (free from Kcell mobile) or +7 (727) 258 83 00 (free from a landline number).
    6. The E-Money System Operator is not responsible for any loss or damage incurred by Subscriber due to suspension, termination or malfunction of the E-Money System.
    7. These Rules and all Appendices thereto are a public offer and are published on the Operator's website.
    8. These Rules form an integral part of the Public Agreement. Except as provide in these Rules, the terms and conditions of the Public Agreement shall apply.

  1. Validity of Rules

  1. These Rules are valid for an indefinite period of time and apply throughout the term of the Public Agreement.
  2. These Rules shall continue in force until they are terminated by the Operator or until the termination of the Public Agreement.