This website is for general information only and no responsibility taken for its content
The content (including all statements and information) on this website is for general information only. To the extent permissible under the applicable law, the HKBA accepts no liability for any claims, demands, losses and damages (whether direct or indirect) of any kind, including but not limited to contractual, tortious, statutory, strict, civil and criminal liabilities, howsoever arising from, or in connection with, the use of or in reliance on the content and online tools (if any) on this website. Please refer to the relevant offering documents, policies and/or the applicable terms and conditions (collectively, Programme Documents) for the detailed or specific information of the programmes or services. In the event of any inconsistency between any statement or information on this website and the Programme Documents, the Programme Documents shall prevail.
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The HKBA does not represent or warrant, nor does it take any responsibility for the following relating to any statement or information on this website:- accuracy, timeliness, reliability, correctness and completeness
You are responsible for compliance with any applicable laws in your jurisdiction in the use of this website, its content and tools.
No offer or solicitation in relation to programmes or services
The content (including statements and information) of this website is provided for general information only. Nothing on this website shall constitute or be construed as an offer or solicitation to your consumption, or provision of, any programmes or services.
No responsibility for internet disruptions, communication malfunctions and security of this website
Communications over the internet may be subject to incidents such as interruption, interception, hacking, transmission blackout, delayed transmission or incorrect data transmission. The HKBA is not liable for any malfunction in communication facilities that may affect the accuracy or timeliness of the content or online tools (if any) on this website. The HKBA also does not guarantee that this website or the online tools on this website are completely secure. Whilst reasonable precautions are taken to maintain the confidentiality of information received, the HKBA does not accept responsibility for any breach of confidentiality.
Exclusion of liability in relation to hyperlinks
This website contains hyperlinks to websites provided by other entities. The hyperlinks are provided for your convenience only. The provision of such hyperlinks does not indicate any endorsement, approval, or recommendation of those websites or the Programmes and services provided, described or linked on them. The HKBA does not endorse or take any responsibility for the content or any other aspects of those websites.
The HKBA owns all the intellectual property rights relating to this website
Unless otherwise stated, all information and data contained on this website, including but not limited to text, graphics, trade and service marks, icons, drawings, diagrams, photographs, videos, audio recordings, compilations of data and overall appearance of this website are the property of the HKBA and the HKBA expressly reserves its proprietary rights in such property, including but not limited to copyrights, trademarks and other intellectual property rights.
Unauthorised reproduction, alteration or use of this website is prohibited
Any unauthorised use, publication, sale, printing, reproduction, copying, display, downloading, distribution, forwarding, exploitation or alteration of this website (in whole or in part) is strictly prohibited, except that to the extent permitted by the Hong Kong law, reasonable copying, creating of hyperlinks, downloading or printing is permissible for any individual for non-commercial use with the source identified and quoted and the copyright status acknowledged.
Furthermore, any enquiry or request for consent to the foregoing acts in relation to the content of this website should be addressed to the HKBA via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. The consent given here does not extend to any materials in any hyperlinked websites, the copyright of which belongs to third party(ies).
Indemnities in relation to your use
You irrevocably and unconditionally agree to indemnify and hold the HKBA and its directors, officers, staff and agents harmless from and against any claims, actions, demands or proceedings, howsoever arising from or in connection with your use of this website, any content in this website or any breach of these terms and conditions by you.
Governing law and jurisdiction
The terms and conditions contained herein in relation to the access to and the use of this website are governed by the Hong Kong law. By accessing and using this website, you irrevocably and unconditionally submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Hong Kong and waive any immunity you may have in relation to such submission to jurisdiction.
If a jurisdiction does not allow the exclusion of liability under this Legal Statement but instead allows a limitation of a certain maximum extent, then the relevant liability will be limited to that extent.
In the event of any inconsistency between this English version and any other language translated these Terms and Conditions, the English version shall prevail.
These Terms and Conditions were last updated on 15 July 2016.