These conditions of use are governed by Belgian law.
The information on this Site has been compiled under the responsibility of Antwerp Port Authority in collaboration with Alfaport-Voka and the Left Bank Development Corporation (LBDC). Antwerp Port Authority, Alfaport-Voka and LBDC have devoted the greatest care to ensuring the correctness and completeness of the Site and keeping it up to date.
Although compiling the Site contents has been done with the greatest care, the possibility of certain information being out of date, incomplete or otherwise incorrect cannot be excluded. Antwerp Port Authority, Alfaport-Voka and LBDC do not give any guarantee concerning the nature or content of the information on the Site.
The information available on or via the Site is purely of a general nature and is intended exclusively for general, informative use. No rights can be inferred from the information. Through the medium of this site, Antwerp Port Authority, Alfaport-Voka and LBDC only provide information concerning products and services made available by the port of Antwerp, Alfaport-Voka and LBDC, but without this constituting an offer for the sale or supply of such products or services. Alterations or corrections concerning the products and services or other information can be made by Antwerp Port Authority, Alfaport-Voka and LBDC without prior notification and without further consequence.
The information made available on or via this Site may be used by visitors only for their own internal purposes. Visitors must refrain from using this information or these files for any other purposes, and in particular from making commercial use of them.
If visitors should discover any errors in the information available on this Site, they may contact the webmaster by email at email@example.com.
The Site may contain links to other websites over which Antwerp Port Authority, Alfaport-Voka and LBDC do not exercise any control or authority, either technically or as regards their contents. Such links to other websites are included purely by way of information. Antwerp Port Authority, Alfaport-Voka and LBDC have all been extremely selective in including such links on the Site; they do not give any guarantee regarding their completeness or accessibility, or regarding the accuracy of their contents. Antwerp Port Authority, Alfaport-Voka and LBDC do not bear any responsibility or liability whatsoever regarding such websites or their contents.
The inclusion of such links to other websites does not imply any relationship, partnership, association or approval on the part of Antwerp Port Authority, Alfaport-Voka or LBDC in regard to these websites or their contents.
Antwerp Port Authority does everything possible to prevent disruptions in accessing the Site. However, Antwerp Port Authority, Alfaport-Voka and LBDC cannot guarantee that the Site will be completely free of any interruptions, or that it will be free of other technical problems.
Antwerp Port Authority, Alfaport-Voka and LBDC do not accept any form of liability for interrupted functioning of the Site or imperfections therein, even if the defect may be considered as a "serious defect" under Belgian law, or if the Site is affected by viruses or other disruptive elements.
Antwerp Port Authority, Alfaport-Voka and LBDC cannot be held liable for any loss or damage caused by or arising from direct or indirect use of the Site or of information made available on the Site.
Antwerp Port Authority, Alfaport-Voka and LBDC cannot be held liable in any way for hyperlinks or for information made available by means of the hyperlinks, nor for any electronic communication conducted through the Site, such as the sending of emails, nor for any delay, interception or interference caused to such communication by third parties.
Accordingly, all use made by visitors of information obtained on the Site is entirely at the visitors' own risk. Visitors remain responsible for any choices or decisions made by them on the basis of information obtained by them on or via the Site.
Visitors must also take all reasonable precautions to prevent their own hardware or data being infected by viruses, bugs, trojans and suchlike. Antwerp Port Authority, Alfaport-Voka and LBDC do not give any guarantee concerning the compatibility between visitors' software and the files and components that form part of or may occur on the Site.
All information, whether in the form of data, text, drawings, images, photographs, films, trade names, domain names, brands or logos, and all software, databases and other components of this Site are protected by intellectual rights and are the property of either Antwerp Port Authority, Alfaport-Voka, LBDC or third parties with whom agreements have been made. It is not permitted under any circumstances to reproduce, modify, publish, distribute or send any information made available on the Site, or to save it (unless necessary for viewing the Site), or to transfer it or to grant any rights over it to third parties, without prior permission in writing from Antwerp Port Authority, Alfaport-Voka and LBDC.
Antwerp Port Authority, Alfaport-Voka and LBDC gather data on the clicking and browsing behaviour of visitors to the Site. The clicking and browsing data does not serve to let these parties to know who you are; on the other hand your IP address does become visible, but shall not be used by us to connect with your identity. The IP address only provides information on the continent, country, region and city/town from where visitors connect. The exact location of an IP address shall be determined only if necessary, and then only in collaboration with the justice authorities. In so doing the parties shall act on the basis of justified concern.
This data enables the parties to provide the Site information in the appropriate language.
Antwerp Port Authority, Alfaport-Voka and LBDC do not gather any other personal information, unless it is provided to them on a voluntary basis.
Antwerp Port Authority, Alfaport-Voka and LBDC take care of your privacy and in so doing always act in accordance with the Belgian Data Protection Act (Law of 8 December 1992 on the protection of private life in the processing of personal information) and the EU Regulation of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Directive 95/46/EC. This data is kept for a period of one year.
Visitors are entitled to consult their own personal data, to make corrections to it and to have it deleted. In addition they are entitled at all times to impose limitations on the use that is made of their own data, and to protest against it. They are also entitled not to have the data transferred. Visitors may address requests to the following:
Antwerp Port Authority
Zaha Hadid Square 1
B – 2030 Antwerp
(Left Bank Development Corporation)
B - 9120 Kallo
Voka – Kamer Koophandel Antwerpen-Waasland
B - 2000 Antwerp
Requests and/or questions may also be sent to:
- the Port Authority's Data Protection Officer: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Voka-Kamer van Koophandel Antwerpen-Waasland : email@example.com
- MLSO: firstname.lastname@example.org
Finally, visitors are entitled at all times to submit complaints to the Privacy Commission: www.privacycommission.be