Terms & Conditions

These terms and conditions apply to the entire contents of this website under the domain name www.portofaberdeen.co.uk (“website”) and to any correspondence by e-mail between us and you. Please read these terms and conditions carefully before using this website. Using this website indicates that you accept these terms and conditions. If you do not accept them, do not use this website. These terms and conditions are issued by Port of Aberdeen (“The Company”).


1.1 By accessing any part of this website, you shall be deemed to have accepted this legal notice in full. If you do not accept this legal notice in full, you must leave this website immediately.

1.2 The Company may revise these terms and conditions at any time by updating this posting. You should check this website from time to time to review the current terms and conditions, because they are binding on you. Certain provisions of these terms and conditions may be superseded by expressly designated legal notices or terms located on particular pages on this website.


2.1 You are permitted to print and download extracts from this website for considering/investigating possible purchase of goods or services from the Company and/or investments in the Company on the following basis:
(a) no video footage, documents, files or related graphics, on this website are modified in any way;
(b) no graphics on this website are used separately from accompanying text.

2.2 The information contained in this website has been prepared solely for the purpose of providing general information about the Company. It does not constitute advice or an invitation, offer or recommendation to buy or sell any securities and must not be relied upon in connection with any investment. If you are contemplating trading in the Company’s shares, we advise you to seek independent professional advice before making any investment decision.

2.3 Unless otherwise stated, the copyright, trade marks and other intellectual property rights in all materials on this website (including without limitation photographs and graphical images) are owned by the Company or its licensors. For the purposes of this legal notice, any use of extracts from this website other than in accordance with paragraph 2.1 above for any purpose is expressly prohibited. If you breach any of the terms in these terms and conditions, your permission to use this website automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any downloaded or printed extracts from this website.

2.4 Subject to paragraph 2.1, no part of this website may be reproduced or stored in any other website or included in any public or private electronic retrieval system or service without the Company’s prior written permission.

2.5 Any rights not expressly granted in these terms and conditions are reserved.

Service Access

3.1 While the Company endeavours to ensure that this website is normally available 24 hours a day, the Company will not be liable if for any reason this website is unavailable at any time or for any period.

3.2 Access to this website may be suspended temporarily and without notice in the case of system failure, maintenance or repair or for reasons beyond the Company’s control.

Visitor Material and Conduct

4.1 Other than personal data, which is covered under the Privacy Policy, any material you transmit to us will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. The Company will have no obligations with respect to such material. The Company and its designees will be free to copy, disclose, distribute, incorporate and otherwise use, on a perpetual, worldwide, non-exclusive basis, such material and all data, images, sounds, text and other things embodied therein for any and all commercial or non-commercial purposes.

4.2 You are prohibited from transmitting to this website any material:-
(a) that is offensive, defamatory, discriminatory, in breach of confidence, in breach of privacy or which may cause annoyance or inconvenience;
(b) for which you have not obtained all necessary licences and/or approvals;
(c) which constitutes or encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise be contrary to the law of or infringe the rights of any third party, in the UK or any other country in the world;
(d) which is technically harmful;
(e) which is used to unlawfully collude against another person in restraint of trade and competition.

4.3 You may not misuse the website (including, without limitation, by hacking).

4.4 The Company will fully co-operate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing the Company to disclose the identity or locate anyone posting any material in breach of points 4.2 or 4.3.

Links to and from other Websites

5.1 Links to third party websites on this website are provided solely for your convenience. If you use these links, you leave this website. The Company has not reviewed these third party websites and does not control and is not responsible for these sites or their content. The Company therefore does not accept responsibility or liability for the operation or content of such websites or any inaccuracies or omissions contained therein and does not endorse or make any representations about them, or any material found there. If you decide to access any of the third party sites linked to this website, you do so entirely at your own risk.

5.2 If you would like to link to this website, you may only do so with the express written consent of the Company. Any enquiries in this regard should be directed to info@portofaberdeen.co.uk


6.1 The information contained in this website is not comprehensive. Despite our efforts, it may not be accurate, up to date or applicable to the circumstances of any particular case. We cannot accept any liability for any inaccuracies or omissions (other than for fraudulent misrepresentation) in this website and any decisions you make based on information contained in this website are your sole responsibility. The Company do not accept liability for any direct, indirect, special, consequential or other losses or damages of whatsoever kind arising out of access to, or the use of this website or any information contained in it. No information contained in this website constitutes or would be deemed to constitute an invitation or inducement to invest or otherwise deal in the shares of the Company or an invitation or inducement by or on behalf of the Company to enter into a contract with you.

6.2 While every effort is made to maintain the information on the contacts section accurately and to make updates promptly, Aberdeen Harbour does not give any guarantee as to accuracy of content.

6.3 Statements made on or contained in this website or in documents referred to, particularly those regarding capital employed, capital expenditure, cash flows, costs, savings, debt, demand, disposals, dividends, earnings, efficiency, gearing, growth, improvements, investments, margins, performance, prices, production, productivity, profits, reserves, returns, sales, strategy, synergies, tax rates, trends, value, volumes, the effects of merger and acquisition activity, are or may be forward looking statements. Such statements reflect the views of the Company as of the date made with respect to future events and are subject to risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ from those expressed in such statements, depending on a variety of factors including future levels of industry product supply; demand and pricing; political stability and economic growth; development and use of new technology; actions of competitors; and natural disasters, wars and acts of terrorism. Additional information, including information on factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward looking statements are contained in the Company’s latest published Annual Report and Accounts. The Company disclaims any intention or obligation to update forward looking statements.

6.4 While the Company endeavours to ensure that the information on this website is correct, the Company does not warrant the accuracy and completeness of the material on this website or any linked information from other websites. The Company may make changes to the material on this website, or to the products described in it, at any time without notice.

6.5 The material on this website and that available via links to other websites is provided ‘as is’ without any conditions, warranties or other terms of any kind. Accordingly, to the maximum extent permitted by law, the Company provides you with this website on the basis that the Company excludes all representations, warranties, conditions and other terms (including, without limitation, the conditions implied by law of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose and the use of reasonable care and skill) which but for these terms and conditions might have effect in relation to this website.

6.6 The Company does not represent or warrant that the website or its server(s) are free from viruses or other harmful components.

6.7 These terms and conditions apply exclusively to your access to and use of this website and do not alter in any way the terms and/or conditions of any other agreement you may have with the Company for products, services or otherwise.

Limitation of Liability

7.1 The Company, any other party involved in creating, producing, maintaining or delivering this website, and the officers, directors, employees, shareholders or agents of any of them, exclude all liability and responsibility for any amount or kind of loss or damage that may result to you or a third party. These exclusions include without limitation, any direct, indirect, punitive or consequential loss or damages, or any loss of income, profits, goodwill, data, contracts, use of money, or loss or damages arising from or connected in any way to business interruption, and whether in tort (including without limitation negligence), contract or otherwise in connection with this website in any way or in connection with the use, inability to use or the results of use of this website, any sites linked to this website, or the material on such sites, including but not limited to, loss or damage due to viruses that may infect your computer equipment, software, data or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing this website or your downloading of any material from this website or any sites linked to this website.

7.2 Nothing in this legal notice shall exclude or limit the Company’s liability for (i) death or personal injury caused by negligence; (ii) fraud; (iii) misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter; or (iv) any liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.


If any provision of these Terms and Conditions shall be deemed unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these Terms and Conditions and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

Your use of this website and downloads from it and the operation of these terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with Scots law. Disputes arising in connection with this legal notice shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Scottish courts.