Important things you need to know
Below will tell you all you need to know about using this website. There are legal sections, contact details and information about things that can change. Some areas need a little more explanation than others, but we've tried to keep it as short and simple as possible.
Please read these terms carefully – they concern the use of this website. Your use of this website is subject to these terms and by using the website you show your agreement to such terms. If you do not accept our terms, please do not use the website.
By proceeding with access to our website, you are deemed to have accepted these terms. This website, and the information contained on it, is not directed at, or intended for distribution to or use by, any person or entity who is a citizen, resident of, or located in, any jurisdiction where such distribution, publication, availability or use would be contrary to applicable law or regulation or which would subject Village Insurance to any registration or licensing requirement within such jurisdiction.
This website is for consumer use only and only use which is not contrary to any applicable law or regulation. You will not (directly or indirectly) perform, authorize, encourage or assist others to perform 'mystery shopping' of this website, that is to say, the accessing of this website for the purpose of obtaining any insurance quotes (or other related information), other than a genuine insurance quote for your own personal use. You must not knowingly request, receive, make use of, or pass on any information or data derived from or accessible via this website for any commercial purpose.
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. By using the website you acknowledge that 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 aInternet connection are aware of these terms and they comply with them.
We do not accept any liability for any errors or omissions. If you are in any doubt as to the validity of information contained within these pages. Then please do contact us in order to seek verification.
Headings used in these terms and conditions are for convenience only and shall not affect their interpretation.
Accuracy of information
All information or advice provided as part of this website is intended to be general in nature and you should not rely on it in connection with the making of any decision. The information, including prices, and details, of products and services, and any offers, included in this website, have been compiled from a variety of sources and are subject to change at any time without notice. In the event that such change takes place we shall not be liable to you in any way whatsoever.
Village Insurance tries to ensure that all the information provided as part of this website is correct at the time of inclusion on the website but does not represent that the information contained in this website is accurate, comprehensive, verified or complete, makes no representation or warranty as to the currency, adequacy or suitability, and shall accept no liability for the accuracy or completeness of the information contained in this website or for any reliance placed by any person on the information.
The information on this website is provided purely for information and does not constitute or form part of any offer or invitation to sell or issue, or any solicitation of any offer to purchase or subscribe for, any securities in Village Insurance or any other company, nor shall it (or any part of it) or the fact of its distribution, for the basis of. or be relied on in connection with or act as any inducement to enter into, any contract or commitment whatsoever with respect to any such purchase or subscription. All products and services are subject to availability and we give no guarantee in this regard. The company advertising the products or services concerned may accept or reject your offer at its sole discretion.
This website is for non-commercial, personal use only.
Additional terms, which vary or supplement these terms, may apply. If you apply for any product or service detailed on this website, these terms and conditions should be read in conjunction with any other terms and conditions which relate to any such product and service and, in the event of any contradiction between these terms and conditions and the specific terms and conditions relating to such product or service, the latter shall prevail. For the purpose of these terms and conditions, product(s) and service(s) shall include, without limitation, any insurance or financial services.
Copyright, trademark and intellectual property rights
All materials presented on this website, unless specifically indicated otherwise, is under copyright to Village Insurance or its licensors. The contents of this website are freely downloadable for browsing purposes only and may not be reproduced in whole or in part or otherwise made available without the prior written consent of the company. In addition, none of the materials on this website may be copied, altered in any way, or transmitted or distributed to any other party without the prior express written permission of the company. You may not create links to this website without the express prior written consent of Village Insurance. Linked websites, whether permitted or not, do not have any implied affiliation with this website.
All Intellectual Property Rights (including, without limitation, unregistered trade marks, trade names and logos, all database rights, rights in designs, rights in know-how, patents and rights in inventions (in all cases whether registered or unregistered and including all rights to apply for registration) and all other intellectual or industrial property rights in any jurisdiction) in any information, content, materials, data or processes contained in or to this website belong to Village Insurance or its licensed source. All rights of Village Insurance in such Intellectual Property Rights are hereby reserved.
While Village Insurance has taken care in the preparation of the contents of this website, this website and the information, names, images, pictures, logos, icons regarding or relating to Village Insurance or the products and services of the same (or to third party products and services), are provided on an 'as is' basis without any representation or endorsement being made, and without any warranty of any kind, whether express or implied, including but not limited to, any implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, all such terms and warranties are hereby excluded. In no event will Village Insurance be liable (whether in contract or tort (including negligence or breach of statutory duty) or otherwise) for any losses sustained and arising out of or in connection with use of this website including, without limitation, loss of profits, loss of data or loss of goodwill (in all these cases whether direct or indirect) nor any indirect, economic, consequential or special loss.
Village Insurance does not warrant that the functions or materials accessible from or contained in this website will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected or that this website or the server that makes it available are virus or bug free or represent the full functionality, accuracy, reliability of the materials.
If any of these terms and conditions (or any terms and conditions relating to a product or service referred to in this website) should be determined to be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by reason of the laws of any state or country in which such terms and conditions are intended to be effective, then to the extent of such illegality, invalidity or unenforceability, and in relation to such state or country only, such terms or condition shall be deleted and severed from the rest of the relevant terms and conditions and the remaining terms and conditions shall survive, remain in full force and effect and continue to be binding and enforceable. Nothing in these terms and conditions shall exclude Village Insurance's liability for death or personal injury resulting from Village Insurance's negligence.
We reserve the right to change these terms and conditions at any time, without notice to you, by posting changes on the website. It is your responsibility to review the website terms and conditions regularly to ensure you are aware of the latest terms and conditions. Your use of this website after a change has been posted will be deemed to signify your acceptance of the modified terms and conditions. We recommend that you print off and retain for your records a copy of these terms and conditions from time to time and a copy of any terms and conditions relating to any product or service which you apply for online, together with any related application form completed and submitted. Any amendment to terms and conditions must be agreed in writing by us, or, if appropriate, by the relevant company with whom you contract.
We are not responsible for the content of external websites. We do not produce or maintain these websites, and therefore will accept no responsibility or liability in respect of the material on any such websites. By allowing links with third party websites Village Insurance does not intend to solicit business or offer any security to any person in any country, directly or indirectly.
Governing Law and Jurisdiction
Village Holdings Limited “Village Insurance” is an authorized insurance broker under the Insurance Companies Ordinance in Hong Kong, strictly following the Guideline on Anti-Money Laundering and Counter Terrorist Financing issued by the OCI and falling under the jurisdiction of Hong Kong Courts.
Unless otherwise specified, the products and services described in this website are available to Hong Kong residents. The information on this website is not directed at anyone other than Hong Kong residents though in special circumstances expats from other jurisdictions may be able to source certain products from abroad. Applications from others will not be accepted unless all the appropriate cross-jurisdictional due diligence has been performed. Village Insurance makes no representation that any product or service referred to on the website are appropriate for use, or available in other locations. The information and other materials contained in this website may not satisfy the laws of any other country and those who choose to access this site from other locations are responsible for compliance with local laws if and to the extent local laws are applicable. The phone numbers provided only apply to phone calls made from within Hong Kong.
These terms and conditions and any terms and conditions relating to products or services described in this website shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Hong Kong. Disputes arising in relation to the same shall, unless otherwise expressly agreed, be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Hong Kong.
Complaints and Mediation
In the event that you would like to make a complaint about the services provided by Village Insurance, please send written notification to:
Attn: Complaints Department Suite 1701, Wanchai Commercial Centre, 194 Johnston Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong
Should a satisfactory resolution to your complaint not be forthcoming via this channel, further mediation can be achieved via contacting the following organizations:
The Hong Kong Confederation of Insurance Brokers (HKCIB) Room 3407, AIA Tower, 183 Electric Road, Fortress Hill, Hong Kong
The Insurance Claims Complaints Bureau 29/F, Sunshine Plaza, 353 Lockhart Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong
The Office of the Commissioner of Insurance 21st Floor, Queensway Government Offices, 66 Queensway, Admiralty, Hong Kong.
Phone calls and emails
Telephone calls using the telephone numbers provided on this website and email correspondence with Village Insurance at the email addresses accessible through, or discernible from, this website may be recorded or monitored. By using such communication methods you are consenting to the recording or monitoring of the same.
Disclosure of commission
Village Insurance is remunerated for its services by the receipt of commission paid by insurers. Your agreement to proceed with any insurance transaction via this website shall constitute your consent to the receipt of the commission by Village Insurance.
All materials on this website may not be reproduced, copied, distributed or published in any medium for any purpose without the prior written consent of Village Insurance. All materials of this website are protected by copyright.
Third Party Links
This website may link to Third Party Websites owned and operated by entities other than Village Insurance.
Village Insurance takes no responsibility for the content and practices of any third party website, and users agree to follow links hosted by Village Insurance at their own risk.
If you have any questions about the privacy standards of this website, or how your personal and sensitive data is handled by Village Insurance please contact us.
Ownership of website
This website is the property of Village Insurance. Registered office: Suite 1701, Wanchai Commercial Centre, 194 Johnston Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong. Registered in Hong Kong with Business Registration number 38323866-000-08-14-5. HKCIB registration number: 0429. The information contained in, or derived from, the website belongs to Village Insurance.
Village Insurance would like to thank the following libraries for supplying pictures that may be used on our website: Alamy, Corbis, Digital Imagery © 2000 Photodisc Inc, Eyewire Collection, GettyOne, Nonstock, Photonica, Telegraph Colour Library, iStockphoto, Dreamstime.
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