Terms and Conditions

These Terms and Conditions are applicable to your use of the web site located at www.seafishdirectory.co.uk (“the seafishdirectory website”) which is owned and operated by Sea Fish Directory Ltd, which conducts business in the United Kingdom.

In these terms and conditions “You” or “User” means the person specified as the user in the registration form or the person visiting the site.


Our disclaimer should be read in conjunction with our Privacy Policy.

The seafishdirectory website is provided ‘as is’ without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.

We do not warrant that the functions contained in the material on this website will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the servers that make it available are free of viruses or represent the full functionality, accuracy or reliability of the materials. In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage, or any loss or damages whatsoever arising from the use, or loss of use, of data, or profits arising out of or in connection with the use of the seafishdirectory website.

Using seafishdirectory website

Access and use by you of our site constitutes your acceptance of these terms and conditions. They take effect from the date on which you first use this website. We may at any time revise these terms and conditions without notice, and therefore they should be regularly checked. The continued use of the site after a change has been made is your acceptance of the change.

Our website is maintained in order to allow you to view information about other businesess, and also to enable you to contact these businesses.  In return, other businesses will be able to view your business details and contact your business via the website.  If you do not wish your business details to be viewed by other businesses or to be contacted by them via the website, you can decide not to join the site when you view these terms and conditions during the registration process, or alternatively you can unsubscribe from the site whenever you wish.

You agree to use this site only for lawful purposes, and in a manner that does not infringe the rights of, or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of this site by any third party. Such restrictions or inhibitions includes, without limitation, conduct which is unlawful, or which may harass or cause distress or inconvenience to any person, and the transmission of obscene or offensive content or disruption to the normal flow of dialogue within this site.

Our responsibilities and liabilities to you in providing this site and any associated services are limited as set out in our disclaimer notice.

Username and password

You are responsible for all use of the seafishdirectory website made using your email address and password. You are responsible for protecting and securing your password from unauthorised use. If you believe there has been a breach of security of your password you should notify Sea Fish Directory Ltd immediately, or change the password using the facilities provided. You must not disclose your password to any third party to allow them gain access to the registered service.

Optional services

A number of our optional services may have specific terms and conditions related to their use. You will be asked to confirm acceptance of these when using them for the first time.

Payment for services

Although most of the services on this web site are available for free, you agree to pay any fee for any of the services that you use which are not free of charge. Sea Fish Directory Ltd will notify you in all cases if the service you are trying to access is not free and give you the opportunity to choose to pay the fee for such a service.

Copyright and intellectual property rights

The copyright of the content provided on this website including all of the graphics, code, text products, software, audio, music and design (“website materials”) is owned by Sea Fish Directory Ltd except where otherwise indicated. All rights reserved.

Copyright of information materials (text and graphics in specific articles) not belonging to Sea Fish Directory Ltd belongs to the relevant information provider or its licensors. Where this is the case the owner of the information material is clearly stated.  Sea Fish Directory Ltd make every reasonable effort to acknowledge copyright owners and wishes to be informed by any copyright owners who are not properly identified and acknowledged on this website so that we may make any necessary corrections.

The names, images and logos identifying Sea Fish Directory Ltd are proprietary marks of Sea Fish Directory Ltd. Copying our logos and/or any other third party logos accessed through this site is not permitted without prior approval from the relevant copyright owner.

Requests for permission to use our logo should be directed to our advertising team by e-mail (advertising@seafishdirectory.co.uk).

Linking to seafishdirectory website

You do not have to ask permission to link directly to pages hosted on this site. We do not object to you linking directly to the information that is hosted on our site. However, we do not permit our pages to be loaded into frames on your site. Seafishdirectory pages must load into the user’s entire window.

Links to external websites

Sea Fish Directory Ltd is not responsible for the contents or reliability of any other websites to which we provide a link and does not necessarily endorse the views expressed with them. Listing should not be taken as endorsement of any kind. We cannot guarantee that these links will work at all times and have no control over the availability of the linked pages. In particular Sea Fish Directory Ltd is not responsible for any privacy policies on external websites and we recommend you read the relevant statements on any other websites you visit. Sea Fish Directory Ltd is not responsible for the direct or indirect consequences of you linking to any other website from this website.

Virus protection

We make all reasonable attempts to check and test material at all stages of production, and to exclude viruses from this website. It is always wise for you to run an up to date anti-virus program on all the material downloaded from the Internet. We cannot accept any responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system, which may occur whilst using material derived from HMRC website.

Privacy Policy

Our Privacy Policy explains how we protect and respect the data we collect from you. Your use of this site constitutes acceptance of this policy.

Refund Policy

You may purchase products from seafishdirectory such as an upgrade to your business listing on the site and messaging credits.

Sea Fish Directory Ltd will refund the purchase price when:-

  1. The request for the refund is received within 14 days of the date of purchase.
  2. The product purchased has not been used or activated.

Refund terms for advertising space on the seafishdirectory website will be set out in your advertising contract.  Requests for refunds should be sent to members@seafishdirectory.co.uk

Nothing in these terms and conditions will alter your statutory rights.

Breach of Terms and Conditions 

Sea Fish Directory Ltd will take action against any person found to be in breach of these terms and conditons.  Such action may include barring access to and membership of the site, as well as legal proceedings in respect of any offence arising from inappropriate use of the site for any purpose.

Governing law

These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. Any dispute arising under these terms and conditions shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

These Terms and Conditions were last updated May 2009.