The VisitGozo website is maintained and administered by the Ministry for Gozo (MGOZ).
Access to the website is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the information and/or services we provide on the website without notice.
We will use reasonable endeavours to ensure that this website is available 24 hours, 7 days a week. We will not, however, be liable if for any reason the website is unavailable at any time or for any period.
From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of the website, or the entire website, to users who have registered.
If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification code, password, or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential, and you must not disclose it to any third party. We have the right to disable any user identification code or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time, if in our opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these terms and conditions of use.
When using the website, you must refrain from making or doing anything listed under the “Prohibited Uses” section of these terms and conditions.
You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to the website. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access the website through your internet connection are aware of these terms and conditions, and that they comply with them.
These terms and conditions regulate the access to information posted on this website including information on tourism products and services, subscription to news and events and posting of reviews.
VisitGozo provides information on tourism related products and service providers. Although the information provided on this website is supplied by the Operators themselves and to the best of our knowledge is correct, we are not responsible for their accuracy. We will not accept any responsibility for any loss or damage in whatever manner that may arise from the use of contact and descriptive details as provided within this website. You should seek confirmation of the accuracy of such information directly from the Operator concerned. You hereby agree that use of such information provided therein is at your own risk and responsibility. The same applies to any information about third party products and services that may be contained in electronic news bulletins or other forms of communication issued by VisitGozo.
VisitGozo provides information on various events occurring around Gozo and Comino. Although the information provided on this website is supplied by the various Event organisers themselves and to the best of our knowledge is correct, we are not responsible for their accuracy and give no warranty for their safety and security. We will not accept any responsibility for any loss or damage in whatever manner that may arise from the use of contact and descriptive details as provided within this website. You should seek confirmation of the accuracy of such information directly from the Operator concerned. We will not accept any responsibility for any injury in whatever manner that may arise from your participation within any Event. You hereby agree that use of such information provided therein and participation within events is at your own risk and responsibility.
When you visit this website, a record of your visit is kept for statistical and research purposes only. This provides us with an insight on the sections of our website that are most visited and of most interest to you. These records may also be kept when you use the interactive features of this website. The information that is kept is:
We will not use this information for identification purposes. However, this information may be used for this purpose in the unlikely event that a government law enforcement body or other similar party obtains and exercises a warrant, subpoena, or similar legal order to obtain access to our service provider’s logs.
If you decide to register to receive information from us, such as details of events or activities of interest to you, we may ask you to submit information on preferences and some personal details. This information will be stored for our use only for the following purposes:
Our aim in collating this information is to be able to provide a more relevant and timely service on news and information on the island of Gozo. As a result, you may receive information from us relating to your preferences and interest. You are able to unsubscribe from the mailing lists at any time.
The information you provide will not be released to any third party.
The default sorting of accommodation featured on VisitGozo is alphabetical order. For your convenience we offer other sorting options. We reserve the right to modify the sorting options at any time without notice.
This website offers a reviews feature to provide interaction between visitors and tourism operators. This feature allows you to post reviews for the purpose of informing other visitors of your opinion of the service and the quality of a particular tourism product and or service. We reserve the right to remove reviews that:
Reviews are the subjective opinion of visitors. We will not accept any responsibility for any loss or damage (including but not limited to damages resulting from loss of business or loss of profit) in whatever manner that may arise from the use this website.
We reserve the right to disable the comments feature at any time without notice.
You may use the website only for lawful purposes. You may not use the website:
We reserve the right to disclose your personal information to any competent law enforcement authorities in the event of a breach of the preceding paragraph.
You also agree:
Links to other websites are provided for your information only. We do not monitor or review and have no control over the contents of these sites. We will not accept any responsibility for any loss or damage in whatever manner that may arise from your use of them.
You may set links to this website, in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but 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. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
The website must not be framed on any other site.
We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in the website, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
You may print off copies, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from the website for your personal reference and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to material posted on the website; however, any printing copying or downloading should observe terms and conditions of use, including accreditation of any materials / images / video content downloaded, to visitgozo.com and cannot be used for promotional reasons unless prior consent is sought from visitgozo.com.
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.
We aim to update the website regularly, and may change the content at any time. If the need arises, we may suspend access to the website, or close it indefinitely. Any of the material on the website may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of the website or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.
We are committed to protecting our visitors’ privacy and we will not collect any personal information about you as a visitor unless you provide it voluntarily.
Pursuant to the Data Protection Act 2001 which came fully into force on 15 July 2003, we have a legal duty to respect and protect any personal information we collect from you and we will abide by such duty. We take all safeguards necessary to prevent unauthorised access and we do not pass on your details collected from you as a visitor and/or user, to any third party unless you give us your consent to do so and unless we are compelled to do so by law.
If you give your consent, we may pass on generic, but never specific, personal information, to our tourism partners for purposes of research and marketing. We disclaim any responsibility or liability for the use that our tourism partners make of such information. We shall not be responsible for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, consequential or other damages arising from unauthorized access to or alteration of or unlawful transmission of data by third parties.
As a visitor, we collect three types of information on you:
Contact or feedback information;
Web page download information;
Site usage information
Some of the interactive features of this site, including the registration form requires you to enter personal information. Mandatory information includes:
Additional (not mandatory) information includes:
Failure to enter the mandatory information related to the above will result in the registration not being processed. We store this information in encrypted format, and dispose of it once the purpose for which it was collected has been achieved. The length of time for which it is stored may vary according to the purpose for which it has been collected.
When you fill the form on the “Contact Us” page, we use the personal information submitted in the form only to respond to your message. This personal information will not be kept longer than necessary and will be deleted once the feedback requirement is met. Mandatory information includes:
Failure to enter information related to the above will result in the form not being sent.
This privacy statement applies only to this web portal and not to any third party sites that are linked from this site. By using this website, you consent to such processing, and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.
If you have any queries in relation to personal information on you, if any, held by us please contact us on the email address provided under “Contact Us” section.
All effort has been made to ensure that this website is accessible to persons with disability. If you have any difficulty accessing information on this website please contact us and we will do our best to assist you.
Any person or organisation, who has registered with this web portal, and who believes that we have gathered and stored personal information relating to them, may request to view that information under the provisions of the relevant data protection laws. Any requests are to be made using the Contact Us form within the ‘Contact Us’ page.