Terms & Conditions

Please read the following terms and conditions carefully as use of the Guernsey Welfare Service’s site (“Site") means that you accept them.

1. Content

The Guernsey Welfare Service has made available this Site in order to inform you about the company. The information contained in this Site is believed to be accurate at the time of posting, however, the Guernsey Welfare Service does not warrant the completeness nor accuracy of the information at all times. In addition, the Guernsey Welfare Service is neither responsible nor liable for any errors or omissions in the information contained in this Site.

The information in this Site including all research, opinions or other content is not intended to and does not constitute financial, accounting, tax, legal, investment, consulting or other professional advice or services. Before making any decision or taking any action which might affect your personal finances or business you should take appropriate advice from a suitably qualified person.

Changes are periodically made to the information in this Site and these changes will be incorporated in new editions of this Site. The Guernsey Welfare Service reserves the right to alter or amend any criteria or information set out in this Site without notice.

3. Limitation of liability

This Site should only be used for information purposes. It is not advice and you should not rely on it to make (or refrain from making) any decision or take (or refrain from taking) any action.

Neither the Guernsey Welfare Service nor its directors, shareholders, agents, consultants, employees will be liable for any damages or losses resulting from your use of or inability to use this Site or the information contained therein, including, without limitation any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential or punitive damages, whether arising out of contract, statute, tort or otherwise.

The Guernsey Welfare Service does not guarantee that this Site will operate free of error or defect or that it is free from computer viruses or any other contaminating computer program.

We do not accept any liability for any acts or omissions resulting from your decision or opinion formed on the basis of your use of the Site.

4. Copyright

Copyright of all images and text in this Site is owned by or licensed to the Company or one of their respective affiliates unless otherwise noted. You may imprint, copy, download or temporarily store extracts from this Site for your personal information and use. You may not alter or otherwise make any changes to any material that you print or download from this Site, including, without limitation, removing any identifying marks or legends from such material. You may not distribute these materials to others. Any other use is prohibited unless you first request and obtain our written permission. In particular no one may copy or use a part of this Site on any other website, or link any other website to this Site, without the prior written permission of the Company. You may not use this Site for any purpose which is unlawful, abusive, libelous, obscene or threatening.

All trademarks, service marks and logos used on this Site are trademarks or service marks or registered trademarks or service marks of either the Company or their respective affiliates or their associates and service providers and should not be copied, altered or abused in any way.

5. Links to other websites and services

The Site contains links to other websites, which are not under our control. The links to other sites are for your convenience and we do not accept any responsibility or liability for enabling you to link to any other website, for the contents of any other website, for the security of any other website, or for any consequence of your acting upon the contents of such website.

6. Data protection and privacy

Any details which you provide to us from which we can identify you are held and processed in accordance with our Privacy Statement.

7. Changes to the terms 

The Guernsey Welfare Service may change the Site or these terms at any time by posting notice of the changes on the Site. If you use the Site after the Guernsey Welfare Service has posted the changes you will be bound by the new terms. You should therefore ensure that you read the terms each time you use the Site.

8. Governing law and jurisdiction

These terms and your use of this Site are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Guernsey and any disputes will be decided only by the Royal Court of Guernsey.

9. World Wide Web

The content of the Site is not directed to any person in any jurisdiction where (by reason of that person’s nationality, residence or otherwise) the publication or availability of the Guernsey Welfare Service’s website, or any of its content, is prohibited. Persons in respect of whom such prohibitions apply must not access the Site.