Introduction

These are the general terms and conditions governing your access and use of the content and services offered to you on this internet site and constitute an agreement between you and SportMalta.

SportMalta (‘we’ /‘us’/‘our’) is the owner and operator of http://www.sportmalta.org.mt (website).SportMalta is the national authority responsible for supporting, developing and promoting sport throughout Malta and Gozo. Our Head Office is at Cottonera Sports Complex, Cospicua. We may be contacted on our telephone numbers (+356)22036000 or email address info@sportmalta.org.mt

By using, viewing, transmitting, caching, storing and/or otherwise utilising this website, the services or functions offered herein and/or contents or information on this website, you agree to each and all of the terms and conditions set out herein, and waive any right to claim ambiguity or error in this Agreement. Should you not agree to each and every term and condition set out herein, you are asked not to use this website and to leave immediately.

By using the services you warrant to SportMalta that you have the legal capacity to enter into these Terms and Conditions with us.

1. Description of Service/Product

Through this website we provide general information about our objectives, tasks, achievements, programmes, facilities, activities, services and we also provide you with the possibility of purchasing any available sports programme online.

2. Price

Any online purchases on this website shall be charged at the price advertised on this website at the date the order is placed. All prices shown on the website are indicated in Euro and are inclusive of VAT.

While we try and ensure that all prices on our website are accurate, errors may occur. If we discover an error in the price of goods you have purchased we will inform you as soon as possible and give you the option of reconfirming your purchase at the correct price or cancelling it. If you cancel and you have already paid for the goods, you will receive a full refund.

3. Payment Method and Security

All online purchases shall only be accepted against payment by credit/debit card

Your card details are received and processed directly by our payment gateway (PSP), Transactium Limited; your card details are transmitted from you to the payment gateway (PSP) encrypted over high-strength SSL for maximum protection and confidentially. SportMalta does not at any point handle the card information.

For additional security, your three digit security code found at the back of your card is never stored by the payment gateway (CVV/CVC2). Without this number, additional transactions attempted on your card, without your authorization, would be rejected.

The payment gateway (PSP) is licensed and authorized by Visa, MasterCard and other card associations to act as a payment gateway and is fully audited and compliant with the Payment Card Industry Security Standards.

You undertake and agree to provide correct details to SportMalta for the purpose of ordering or purchasing goods/services from this website.

You also undertake that the credit or debit card you are using is your own and that there are sufficient funds to cover the cost of the goods or services ordered/purchased.

4. Communication

You agree that e-mail can be used as a long-distance means of communication.

5. Conclusion of the contract

The electronic contract between you and us shall be concluded as soon as you have received our electronic acknowledgment, hereby referred to as a confirmatory email, of your purchase. This confirmatory e-mail is the receipt of your purchase. It will contain all relevant statutory information concerning your contract.

The confirmatory e-mail will also contain a link to these terms and conditions.

You must check that the details on your receipt are correct as soon as possible and you should print it out and keep a copy of it.

6. Liability

This section applies only to the extent permitted by law.

While endeavouring to ensure that all the information we provide on this website is correct, we do not accept liability (except as set out below) for any errors and omissions and reserve the right to change information, prices, specifications and descriptions of listed services.

If an error is discovered in the price of the service that you have purchased, we will inform you as soon as possible.

SportMalta will do its best to correct errors and omissions as quickly as practicable after being notified of them.

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, SPORTMALTA IS PROVIDING THIS WEBSITE AND ITS CONTENTS ON AN ‘AS IS’ BASIS AND MAKES NO (AND EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL) REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WITH RESPECT TO THIS WEBSITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS OR PRODUCTS INCLUDED IN THIS WEBSITE INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANT ABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. IN ADDITION, SPORTMALTA DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE INFORMATION ACCESSIBLE VIA THIS WEBSITE IS ACCURATE, COMPLETE OR CURRENT.

We reserve the right to make changes to the material, detail or to the products and services and prices described in it at any time and without any notice. We reserve the right to modify and/or discontinue (temporarily or permanently) the products and services from time to time, for any reason, and without notice, including the right to terminate any of the products and services. In any such case we shall not be held liable for any such modification, discontinuance or termination.

You and SportMalta will only be liable under these Terms for losses which are a reasonably foreseeable consequence of the relevant breach of contract.

We shall have no liability (including liability for negligence) for the acts or omissions of telecommunications service providers or for failures of, or faults in their networks and equipment.

7. Privacy Policy

We are committed to protect your privacy and we will not collect any personal information about you unless you provide it voluntarily. Any personal information you communicate to us is kept by SportMalta itself in accordance with the Data Protection Act, 2001 (Chapter 440 of the Laws of Malta).

For more information about our policy, you are requested to read our privacy policy which is available on this link.

You confirm that you have read and understood our privacy policy and agree to the provisions contained therein.

8. Applicable law and jurisdiction

This is a Maltese website and is subject to the laws of the Republic of Malta.

Every purchase you make shall be deemed performed in Malta. Maltese law shall govern every aspect of the electronic contractual agreement between you and SportMalta concerning purchases made from the website.

All disputes arising from the use of this website and/or and electronic contractual agreement between you and SportMalta shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of Justice of Malta.

9. Miscellaneous

No waiver by us of any breach of these Terms shall be considered as a waiver of any subsequent breach of the same or any other provision.

You may not permit, create unauthorized framing of, or deep linking to, the website or the creation of derivative works thereof from any other website under your management or control.

It is a crime to use a false name or a known invalid credit card to order/purchase. Anyone caught wilfully entering an erroneous or fictitious order/purchase will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.

10. SportMalta Programmes Terms & Conditions

1. Payment/s is/are to be effected only by cheque, bank draft or online to avoid any inconveniences.
2. Application forms together with payment enclosed can be sent SportMalta, Head Office, Cottonera Sports Complex, Cospicua
3. Cheques are to be made payable to SportMalta.
4. Cash payments can be made at the Cottonera Sports Complex, during office hours (8.30am – 12:00pm) from Monday to Friday. Online registrations are to be made through the website www.sportmalta.org.mt
5. No payments will be accepted after office hours, except for online payment.
6. All fields within the application form must be filled in or else the application will be rejected.
7. Confirmation of acceptance, following processing of applications by SportMalta, will be communicated to every applicant by the SportMalta Head Office.

11. Guiding Principles of SportMalta

  1. SportMalta reserves the right to cancel any programme. No refunds will be made, unless any programme is cancelled through a SportMalta decision.
    2. Individual sessions may be cancelled due to bad weather, yet refunds in this case do not apply.
    3. SportMalta is not responsible for any injuries incurred during the sessions.
    4. SportMalta reserves the right to make any changes as deemed necessary.
    5. Parents are to bring/collect their children from inside the venues concerned.
    6. No transport is provided for these activities.
    7. Applications will be treated on a first come, first served basis.
    8. Any misbehavior could lead to a child being dismissed from the programme. SportMalta’s decision is final.
    9. Activities may be photographed/filmed to be used for media coverage, TV, magazines, newspapers, billboards and websites.
    10. Personal data provided will be included in the SportMalta database and may be used to provide information about future activities and programmes through email, post or via SMS. This data will not be disclosed to third parties.
    11. This information will be treated with the strictest confidence.

SportMalta collects and processes information to carry out this function in accordance with the Data Protection Act 2000. Any information could be passed to other departments involved in the processing of this application. You are not obliged to give this information if you do not wish to. However, you should be aware that should you not provide such information, the department may not be able to process your application.

We reserve the right to terminate this Agreement immediately and without notice to you if:

– you fail to make any payment to us when due;
– you breach the terms of this Agreement (repeatedly or otherwise);
– when requested by us to do so, you fail to provide us within a reasonable time with sufficient information to enable us to determine the accuracy and validity of any information supplied by you, or your identity;
– we suspect you have engaged, or about to engage, or have in any way been involved, in fraudulent or illegal activity on the website.

SportMalta may amend these Terms from time to time, and place the new version on the website. All purchases from the date that the amended terms are placed on our website onwards will be governed by those new terms.. Your continued use of the website following SportMalta’s posting of any changes will constitute your acceptance of such changes. If you do not agree to any changes to these Terms, then your only remedy is to cease using the website.

These Terms supersede any and all other conditions, understandings, commitments, agreements or representations (except fraudulent misrepresentations) relating to your purchase, whether oral or in writing, and contain the entire agreement between SportMalta and you relating to your purchase. SportMalta advises that you print off and keep safe a copy of these terms and conditions once your order has been accepted by us. We will store a copy of the contract entered into by you with SportMalta. You are advised to read (and are responsible for reading) fully all information on this website.

If any provision of these Terms shall be held by any competent authority to be invalid or unenforceable in whole or in part, the validity of the remaining parts of these Terms and the remainder of the affected provision shall be unaffected.