Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions


The following is the ‘Terms of Use’ for Falkland Islands Development Corporation known as FIDC (“Company,” “we,” “us,” or “our“) also referred to as a Terms of service Agreement. 

This agreement is between FIDC and you and governs your access to and use of our services and applicable software. You may enter into this agreement on behalf of yourself or on behalf of a legal entity. If you enter into this agreement or behalf of a legal entity, you represent that you are a duly authorised representative with the authority to bind the legal entity to this agreement. All references to “you” and “your” in this agreement mean the person accepting this agreement as an individual or the legal entity for which the representative is acting.

  1. Account Information

    1.1 – You may be required to provide information about yourself to register for and access the use of our services. You represent and warrant that any such information including customer data, is and will remain accurate and complete, and that FIDC has no liability whatsoever errors or omissions in your data. You may be asked to choose a username and password to access our services. We may reject, or require that you change any such username or password, in our sole discretion. You are entirely responsible for maintaining the security of your username and password and agree not disclose or make your username and password are accessible to 3rd party.

    1.2 – You may not share an account, unless approved in advance by us. You acknowledge that sharing any such information is strictly prohibited. Your right to use or access the services is personal to you and not assignable or transferable.

  2. Responsibility of Use

    2.1 – You will and you will cause any end user to abide by ensure compliance with all the terms and conditions of this agreement. You are responsible for your use and anyone else’s use authorised by you excesses and uses our services. You acknowledge that you remain liable for the acts or omissions of any third party that you allow, enable, or otherwise provide access to our services whether such access was expressly permitted by you or us.

    2.2 – We assume no responsible for or liability for violations of this agreement by any third party that you allow, or enable to access our services. If you become aware of any violation of this agreement in connection with the use of our services you must contact us.

    2.3 – We may investigate any complaint or violation comes to our attention and may take any action in our sole discretion in relation warning suspending problems connecting use of our services as we see applicable. However there shall be no obligation on us to take such action if we do not consider it appropriate.

    2.4 – Continued use of this site constitutes acceptance of these terms and conditions. If you do not accept the terms and conditions you must not use the site. It is your responsibility to refer to the current version of this website’s terms and conditions when using this site. FIDC may at any time revise these terms by updating this posting.  By using this web site, you agree to be bound by any such revisions and should therefore periodically visit this page to determine the current terms to which you are bound.

  3. Compiance with Laws

    3.1 – You agree to use the site only for lawful purposes and in a manner which does not infringe the rights of, or restrict or inhibit the use of or enjoyment of this site by any third party or employee/director/contractor of FIDC.

  4. Termination and Suspension

    4.1 – FIDC reserves the right to terminate or suspend the website at no notice and to restrict access to all or parts of the website to any user without any requirement to give notice or explanation.

  5. Dispute Resolution

    5.1 – In the event that there is any complaint/dispute with FIDC in respect of the FIDC website any such complaint should be referred in writing to communications@fidc.co.fk setting out details of the complaint and details of the resolution you are seeking. FIDC will endeavour to respond to such matters within 14 business days.

  6. Cookies and Marketing

    6.1 – Please see the Privacy Policy in relation to cookies and marketing.

  7. Intellectual Property Rights

    7.1 – The FIDC website, database, logo and its intellectual property is owned by the Falkland Islands Development Corporation (FIDC).  Any use of the aforementioned without the consent of FIDC is strictly prohibited. By using this site you acknowledge the intellectual property rights of FIDC.

  8. General

    8.1 – Information and these terms and conditions may be changed or updated without prior notice.  FIDC may also make improvements and/or changes in the products and/or the programmes described in this information at any time without prior notice.

    8.2 – FIDC provides no assurances that any reported problems may be resolved.  FIDC takes no responsibility of any inconvenience, damage or losses caused by a temporary shutdown of the website.  FIDC takes no responsibility for any inconvenience, damage or losses from third parties accessing the website.

    8.3 – FIDC does not want to receive confidential or proprietary information from you through the website.

    8.4 – No advertising or promotion is allowed unless you have been given permission by the FIDC Administrator.

    8.5 – A website link to a non-FIDC web site does not mean that FIDC endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content, or the use, of such web site.  It is up to you to take precautions to ensure that whatever you select for your use is free of destructive items, such as viruses, worms, Trojan horses, etc.  In no event will FIDC be liable to any party for any direct, indirect, special or other consequential damages for any use of this web site, or on any other hyper linked web site, including, without limitation, any lost profits, business interruption, loss of programs or other data on your information handling system or otherwise, even if we are expressly advised of the possibility of such damages.

    8.6 – FIDC is not responsible for any failures in the moderation of content on the website or database.