Privacy Policy

List of users: 

The details submitted will be handled digitally and are designed to ensure the opportunity for personalised configurations by Azores Government website users, providing access to areas exclusive to registered users and, finally, also enabling the pre-completion of this data in on-line form, should the user so wish. The List of Users is the operation by which the user becomes known to the website system. Based upon this point of registration, the user receives a means of identification from the system (both identification/password) and is then able to access his/her personal and private website pages.

The holder is guaranteed the right to access, rectify, alter and delete, whenever doing so, either in writing or personally, by approaching the entity responsible for the aforementioned digital management, The Informatic Unit of the Azores Business Development Society.

We would further inform you that the data here submitted circulates on open networks that may beseen and utilised by non-authorised third parties.

(Art. 10 and Art. 12 of Law No. 67/98)

This collection of personal data and its respective handling are authorised by the National Commission of Data Protection in accordance with process No. 1165/04, notified through Decree No. 2383, 04-07-08.

Links –hypertext links

Links to third party pages are supplied only out of utility. The Office of the Regional Secretary to the Presidency and the Informatic Unit of the Azores Business Development Society hold no responsibility for the quality or the veracity of the affirmations and contentre produced on web site saccessed by such hypertext connections, also denominated "hyperlinks" and "links", present on the website.

The Office of the Regional Secretary to the Presidency and the Informatic Unit of the Azores Business Development Society hold no control whatsoever over the contents, products and services provided by third party through the aforementioned links.

Declaration of exoneration of responsibility: 

The Office of the Regional Secretary to the Presidency and the Informatic Unit of the Azores Business Development Society coordinates the website with the objective of improving public access to information on the services identified within. Within the framework of maintaining all information updated and accurate, all the editorial teams involved shall seek to correct all the errors they are notified of.

Irrespective of the security measures adopted and the careful posting of the information available, the Office of the Regional Secretary to the Presidency and the Informatic Unit of the Azores Business Development Society are not able to ensure that no incorrect information shall be posted whether out of genuine error or out of deliberately fraudulent behaviour.

Any attempt toalter information, upload information or any other action that may cause damage or jeopardise system integrity are strictly prohibited and subject to punishment in accordance with the legislation in effect.

The contents of this website do not represent either advice or suggestions nor do they establish any contractual relationship of liability. The Office of the Regional Secretary to the Presidency and The Informatic Unit of the Azores Business Development Society hold neither responsibility nor liability for whatever the loss or damage, direct or indirect, incurred by any user as regards the information contained in this website.

The Office of the Regional Secretary to the Presidency and the Informatic Unit of the Azores Business Development Society are not responsible for the accuracy, quality, security, legality or illegality, including compliance with the legislative framework in effect for copyright and authorial royalties and similar rights regarding the contents, products and services contained by this website that have been supplied by other entities, advertisers or partners.

The Office of the Regional Secretary to the Presidency and the Informatic Unit of the Azores Business Development Society thus cannot guarantee that a document made available on this website exactly reproduces an officially adopted text. Consequently, only the versions ofacts published in the Official Journal are deemed authentic.

Applicable Legislation

This website falls under the jurisdiction of the Portuguese legal system.