These terms tell you the rules for using our website www.hketolondon.gov.hk (our site).
By using our site, you confirm that you accept these terms and conditions and that you agree to comply with them. If you do not agree to these terms, you must not use our site.
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1.1 The site is operated by the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in London (in conjunction with the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region) (referred to as we, us and our in these terms). Our address is 18 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3JA, United Kingdom
1.2 To contact us, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone +44 (0)20 7499 9821.
1.3 We recommend that you print a copy of these terms for future reference.
We amend these terms from time to time. Every time you wish to use our site, please check these terms to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time. These terms were most recently updated in November 2020.
We may update and change our site from time to time to reflect changes to our users' needs or our organisation's priorities, or to provide new or more up to date information.
4.1 Our site is made available free of charge.
4.2 We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. We may suspend or withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of our site for business and operational reasons. We will try to give you reasonable notice of any suspension or withdrawal.
4.3 You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our site through your internet connection are aware of these terms and conditions and that they comply with them.
We may transfer our rights and obligations under these terms to another organisation. We will always tell you in writing if this happens and we will ensure that the transfer will not affect your rights under the contract.
6.1 We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our site, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
6.2 You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our site for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to content posted on our site.
6.3 You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.
6.4 Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on our site must always be acknowledged.
6.5 You must not use any part of the content on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.
7.1 The content on our site is provided for general information only.
7.2 Although we make reasonable efforts to ensure the accuracy of and update the information on our site, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our site is accurate, complete or up to date.
8.1 Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. Such links should not be interpreted as approval by us of those linked websites or information you may obtain from them.
8.2 We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources.
9.1 We do not exclude or limit in any way our liability to you where it would be unlawful to do so. This includes liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or the negligence of our employees, agents or subcontractors and for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.
9.2 We exclude all implied conditions, warranties, representations or other terms that may apply to our site or any content on it.
9.3 We will not be liable to you for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:
9.3.1 use of, or inability to use, our site; or
9.3.2 use of or reliance on any content displayed on our site.
9.4 In particular, we will not be liable for:
9.4.1 loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;
9.4.2 business interruption;
9.4.3 loss of anticipated savings;
9.4.4 loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or
9.4.5 any indirect or consequential loss or damage.
9.5 Please note that we only provide our site for domestic and private use. You agree not to use our site for any commercial or business purposes, and we have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity.
9.6 If defective digital content that we have supplied, damages a device or digital content belonging to you and this is caused by our failure to use reasonable care and skill, we will either repair the damage or pay you compensation.
We do not collect any personal information about you.
11.1 We do not guarantee that our site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.
11.2 You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.
11.3 You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.
12.1 You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it.
12.2 You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.
12.3 You must not establish a link to our site in any website that is not owned by you.
12.4 Our site must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of our site other than the home page.
12.5 We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
12.6 If you wish to link to or make any use of content on our site other than that set out above, please contact us using the details provided above.