Terms & Conditions

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY AS THEY AFFECT YOUR RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS. THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS APPLY TO THE ENTIRE CONTENTS OF WWW.PORTUGALPROPERTYSALE.CO.UK (“PORTUGAL PROPERTY SALE WEBSITE”) AND TO ANY CORRESPONDENCE BY E-MAIL BETWEEN SPOT BLUE AND YOU. USING THE SPOT BLUE WEBSITE INDICATES THAT YOU ACCEPT THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS IN FULL REGARDLESS OF WHETHER OR NOT YOU CHOOSE TO REGISTER WITH US. IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, PLEASE DO NOT USE THE PORTUGAL PROPERTY SALE  WEBSITE. THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS ARE ISSUED BY SPOT BLUE INTERNATIONAL PROPERTY LTD, COMPANY NUMBER 4864440, LINK HOUSE, 140 THE BROADWAY, TOLWORTH, SURREY, KT6 7HT.

These Terms and Conditions were last updated on 10 JANUARY 2007.

1. Introduction

  • 1. You will be able to access some areas of the Portugal Property Sale website without registering your details with Portugal Property Sale. Certain areas of the Portugal Property Sale website are only available if you register.
  • 2. Portugal Property Sale may revise these Terms and Conditions at any time by updating this posting. You should check the Portugal Property Sale website from time to time to review the then current legal notice, because it is binding on you and Portugal Property Sale. Certain provisions of these Terms and Conditions may be superseded by expressly designated legal notices or terms located on particular pages at this Portugal Property Sale website.

2. Licence

  • 1. You are permitted to print and download extracts from the Portugal Property Sale website for your private, non-commercial use, on the following basis:
    • 1. no documents or graphics on the Portugal Property Sale website are modified in any way;
    • 2. no graphics on the Portugal Property Sale website are used separately from accompanying text;
  • 2. Portugal Property Sale copyright notice and this permission notice appear in all copies.
  • 3. Unless otherwise stated, the copyright and other intellectual property rights (including database right) in all material on the Portugal Property Sale website (including without limitation photographs and graphical images) are owned by Portugal Property Sale or its licensors. For the purposes of these Terms and Conditions, any use of extracts from the Portugal Property Sale website other than in accordance with paragraph 2.1 above for any purpose is prohibited. If you breach any of these Terms and Conditions, your permission to use the Portugal Property Sale website automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any downloaded or printed extracts from the Portugal Property Sale website.
  • 4. Subject to paragraph 2.1, no part of the Portugal Property Sale website may be reproduced or stored in any other Portugal Property Sale website or included in any public or private electronic retrieval system or service without prior written permission from Portugal Property Sale.
  • 5. Any rights not expressly granted in these terms are reserved.
  • 6. If you wish to use any material on the Portugal Property Sale website outside the licence granted in clause 2, you must seek written permission from Portugal Property Sale and comply with any additional restrictions if permission is granted. Portugal Property Sale may grant or withhold permission in their absolute discretion.

3. Service access

  • 1. While Portugal Property Sale endeavours to ensure that the Portugal Property Sale website is normally available 24 hours a day, Portugal Property Sale will not be liable if for any reason the Portugal Property Sale website is unavailable at any time or for any period.
  • 2. Access to the Portugal Property Sale website (either in its entirety, or to elements of it) may be suspended and without notice.

4. Visitor material and conduct

  • 1. You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from the Portugal Property Sale website any material:
    • 1. that is threatening, defamatory, obscene, indecent, seditious, offensive, pornographic, abusive, liable to incite racial hatred, discriminatory, menacing, scandalous, inflammatory, blasphemous, in breach of confidence, in breach of privacy or which may cause annoyance or inconvenience;
    • 2. for which you have not obtained all necessary licences and/or approvals;
    • 3. which constitutes or encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offence, gives rise to civil liability, or otherwise be contrary to the law of or infringe the rights of any third party, in the UK or any other country in the world; or
    • 4. which is technically harmful (including without limitation, computer viruses, logic bombs, Trojan horses, worms, harmful components, corrupted data or other malicious software or harmful data).
  • 2. You may not misuse the Portugal Property Sale website (including, without limitation, by hacking).
  • 3. Portugal Property Sale will co-operate fully with any law enforcement authority or court requesting or directing Portugal Property Sale to disclose the identity or locate anyone posting any material in breach of paragraph 4.1 or paragraph 4.2 of these Terms and Conditions.

5. Third party websites

  • 1. Links to third party websites on the Portugal Property Sale website are provided solely for your convenience. If you use these links, you leave the Portugal Property Sale website. Portugal Property Sale has not reviewed these third party websites and does not control and is not responsible for these websites or their content. Portugal Property Sale therefore does not endorse or make any representations about them, or any material found there, or any results that may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of the third party websites linked to this Portugal Property Sale website, you do so entirely at your own risk. In particular, the Portugal Property Sale online Privacy Policy will not apply to third party websites.
  • 2. If you would like to link to this Portugal Property Sale website, you may only do so on the basis that you link to, but do not replicate, the home page of this Portugal Property Sale website, and subject to the following conditions:
    • 1. you do not remove, distort or otherwise alter the size or appearance of the Portugal Property Sale logo;
    • 2. you do not create a frame or any other browser or border environment around this Spot Blue website;
    • 3. you do not misrepresent your relationship with Portugal Property Sale nor present any other false information about Portugal Property Sale;
    • 4. you do not otherwise use any Portugal Property Sale trade marks displayed on the Portugal Property Sale website without express written permission from Portugal Property Sale;
    • 5. your website does not contain content that is distasteful, offensive or controversial, infringes any intellectual property rights or other rights of any other person or otherwise does not comply with all applicable laws and regulations.
  • 3. Portugal Property Sale expressly reserves the right to revoke the right granted in paragraph 5.2 for breach of these Terms and Conditions and to take any action it deems appropriate.
  • 4. You shall fully indemnify Portugal Property Sale for any loss or damage suffered by Spot Blue or any of its group companies for breach of paragraph 5.2.

6. Registration

  • 1. Each registration is for a single user only. Portugal Property Sale does not permit you to share your user name and password with any other person nor with multiple users on a network.
  • 2. You must ensure that the details provided by you on registration or at any time are correct and complete and inform Portugal Property Sale immediately of any changes by updating your details. Responsibility for the security of any passwords issued rests with you. If you know or suspect that someone else has your password you should contact Portugal Property Sale immediately by emailing info@portugalpropertysale.co.uk.

7. Disclaimer

  • 1. While Portugal Property Sale endeavours to ensure that the information on the Portugal Property Sale website is correct, Portugal Property Sale relies on information provided by third parties. Spot Blue may make changes to the material on the Portugal Property Sale website, or to any products, services and prices described in it, at any time without notice. The material on the Portugal Property Sale website may be out of date, and Portugal Property Sale makes no commitment to update such material. You should make your own enquiries as to the accuracy of any information or material available from the Portugal Property Sale website.
  • 2. The material at the Portugal Property Sale website is provided ‘as is’ without any conditions, warranties or other terms of any kind. The information provided is not a substitute for legal, financial, real estate or other expert advice. Accordingly, to the maximum extent permitted by law, Portugal Property Sale provides you with the Portugal Property Sale website on the basis that Portugal Property Sale excludes all representations, warranties, conditions and other terms (including, without limitation, the conditions implied by law of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose and the use of reasonable care and skill) which but for these Terms and Conditions might have effect in relation to this Portugal Property Sale website.

8. Liability

  • 1. Because Portugal Property Sale relies on information provided by third parties and provides the Portugal Property Sale website to you free of charge, Portugal Property Sale, any other party (whether or not involved in creating, producing, maintaining or delivering this Portugal Property Sale website), and any of Portugal Property Sale’s officers, directors, employees or agents of any of them, exclude all liability and responsibility for any amount or kind of loss or damage that may result to you or a third party (including without limitation, any direct, indirect, punitive or consequential loss or damages, or any loss of income, profits, goodwill, data, contracts, use of money, or loss or damages arising from or connected in any way to business interruption, and whether in tort (including without limitation negligence), contract or otherwise) in connection with the Portugal Property Sale website in any way or in connection with the use, inability to use or the results of use of this Portugal Property Sale website, any websites linked to the Portugal Property Sale website or the material on such websites, including but not limited to loss or damage due to viruses that may infect your computer equipment, software, data or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing the Portugal Property Sale website or your downloading of any material from the Portugal Property Sale website or any websites linked to the Portugal Property Sale website.
  • 2. Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall exclude or limit Portugal Property Sale’s liability for (i) death or personal injury caused by negligence (as such term is defined by the Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977); (ii) fraudulent misrepresentation or (iii) any liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
  • 3. If your use of material on the Portugal Property Sale website results in the need for servicing, repair or correction of equipment, software or data, you assume all costs thereof. You assume all costs for telecommunications links and computer equipment necessary for you to access the Internet and view the Portugal Property Sale website.

9. Governing law and jurisdiction

  • 1. These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law. Disputes arising in connection with these Terms and Conditions shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.

10. General

  • 1. You may not assign, sub-license or otherwise transfer any of your rights under these Terms and Conditions.
  • 2. If any provision of these Terms and Conditions is found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of that provision will not affect the validity of the remaining provisions, which shall remain in force.
  • 3. If you breach these Terms and Conditions and Portugal Property Sale ignores this, Portugal Property Sale will still be entitled to use its rights and remedies at a later date or in any other situation when you breach these Terms and Conditions.
  • 4. Portugal Property Sale shall not be responsible for any breach beyond its reasonable control.
  • 5. A person who is not a party to these Terms and Conditions shall have no right under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 to enforce any terms in these Terms and Conditions but this shall not affect any right or remedy of a third party which exists or is available apart from that Act.