These terms and conditions apply to your use of the Website and by accessing qioto.com, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions set out below.
Qioto gives no authority (whether implied or express) to deep link to or frame any of the content which appears on our Website or to use a representation of the company’s trademarks as a link button without the express agreement of Qioto.
This site complies with appropriate Cyprus legislation and it is to be used by anyone who access it from around the globe and the services on this site are available to everyone.
- “Conditions” means these terms and conditions and the “Special Conditions”;
- “Goods” means products displayed for comparison on the Website;
- “Personal Information” means the details provided by you on registration;
- “Product Description” means that part of the Website where certain terms and conditions in respect of the individual Good or Service are provided;
- “Services” means services displayed for comparison on the Website;
- “Users” means the users of the Website collectively;
- “User Information” means the details provided by you on any application to buy Goods or Services from us via the Website;
- “Us/Our/We/ ” means Qioto, a company registered in Larnaca, Cyprus.
- “Website” means the website located at www.qioto.com or any subsequent URL which may replace it; and
- “You/Your” means a user of the Website.
Please read all the sections below to understand the risks involved in communicating and transmitting sensitive information by e-mail.
Please note that internet email is not a 100% secure communications medium. In the interests of preserving confidentiality in your personal details, We strongly advise that You take this into consideration before You send Us any information by email. By proceeding, You agree that You will send Us information by email at Your own risk.
Messages sent by email may not be secure and may be intercepted by third parties. If You disregard this warning and choose to send Us confidential information, You agree that You do so at Your own risk and that You will not hold Us responsible for any loss that You suffer as a result.
The e-mail address You provide to Us is where We will send Our response. If You have chosen to discuss your personal account details via E-mail We will try to respond to You in this way. We cannot guarantee the security of Your personal information by this communications medium.
A. USE OF THE WEBSITE
We will provide you with access to the Website and compare Goods and Services in accordance with these Conditions.
2. Your Obligations
2.1| agree not to use the Website (or any part thereof) for any illegal purpose and agree to use it in accordance with all relevant laws;
2.2| agree not to upload or transmit through the Website without limitation, any computer viruses, macro viruses, trojan horses, worms or anything else designed to interfere with, interrupt or disrupt the normal operating procedures of a computer;
2.3| will not upload or transmit through the Website any material which is defamatory, offensive, or of an obscene or menacing character, or that may cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety;
2.4| will not use the Website in a way that may cause the Website to be interrupted, damaged, rendered less efficient or such that the effectiveness or functionality of the Website is in any way impaired;
2.5| will not use the Website in any manner which violates or infringes the rights of any person, firm or company or the rights thereof (including, but not limited to, rights of intellectual property, rights of confidentiality or rights of privacy);
2.6| will not attempt any unauthorised access to any part or component of the Website; and,
2.7| agree that in the event that You have any right, claim or action against any other User arising out of that User’s use of the Website, then You will pursue such right, claim or action independently of, and without recourse to Us;
2.8| the Personal Information which You are required to provide when You register as a customer is true, accurate, current and complete in all respects;
2.9| will not to impersonate any other person or entity or to use a false name or a name that you are not authorised to use.
You agree to be fully responsible for all claims, liability, damages, losses, costs and expenses, including legal fees on a full indemnity cost basis, suffered by Us and arising out of any breach of the Conditions by You or any other liabilities arising out of Your use of the Website, or the use by any other person accessing the Website using Your Internet account and/or Your Personal Information.
4. Our Rights
4.1| We reserve the right to:
4.1.1| modify or withdraw, temporarily or permanently, the Website (or any part thereof) with or without notice to You and You confirm that we shall not be liable to You or any third party for any modification to or withdrawal of the Website; and/or
4.1.2| change these Conditions from time to time, and Your continued use of the Website (or any part thereof) following such change shall be deemed to be Your acceptance of such change. It is Your responsibility to check regularly to determine whether the Conditions have been changed. If You do not agree to any change to the Conditions then You must immediately stop using the Website.
4.2| We will use Our reasonable endeavours to maintain the Website. The Website is subject to change from time to time. You will not be eligible for any compensation because You cannot use any part of the Website or because of a failure, suspension or withdrawal of all or part of the Website.
4.3| We reserve the right to withdraw any Goods or Services from the Website at any time and/or remove, screen or edit any materials or content on the Website. We will not be liable to You or any third party by reason of our doing any of the following: withdrawing any Good or Services from the Website; removing, screening or editing any materials or content on the Website.
5. Third Party Links
In an attempt to provide increased value to Our Users, We may provide links to other websites or resources. You acknowledge and agree that We are not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and do not endorse and are not responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for the privacy practices or the content of such websites, including (without limitation) any advertising, goods or other materials or services on or available from such websites or resources, nor for any damage, loss or offence caused or alleged to be caused by, or in connection with, the use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on such external sites or resources.
We have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor any activity and content associated with the Website. We may investigate any reported violation of these Conditions or complaints and take any action that We deem appropriate (which may include, but is not limited to, issuing warnings, suspending or terminating service, denying access and/or removing any materials from the Website).
7. Your Personal Data
7.1| We respect your personal information and undertake to comply with applicable Data Protection legislation in place from time to time.
7.2| We may hold information that you provide to us (such as on an application or registration form) or that we may obtain from another source (such as our suppliers, marketing organisations). This information (“Your Information”) may include your name, address, date of birth, gender, telephone numbers, email address, lifestyle information and details of how you use our products and services together with general information about the way you manage your account.
7.3| Your Information may be held and used by us for a number of purposes and we may use third parties to support us with purposes which include, without limitation:
7.3.1| processing your requests or applications; administering your account; settling accounts with those who provide related services to us; dealing with requests, enquiries or complaints and other customer care related activities.
7.3.2| carrying out market and product analysis of Your Information to develop and improve and to tell you about Qioto’s products and services, new developments, special offers, discounts and awards which we believe may be of personal interest to you. We may also use Your Information for the purpose of testing our internal systems and developing new products and services. We may tell you by automated means or otherwise, including by email, fax, mobile text message, MMS, telephone, post and via world wide web, WAP and similar sites subject to any preferences indicated by you at the time you give us Your Information; contacting you about the products and services of carefully selected third parties and allowing you to receive advertising and marketing information from those selected third parties but without passing control of Your Information to the third party concerned;
7.3.3| passing on data to organisations from which you have ordered any products and services; registering your details and allocating or offering you rewards, discounts or other benefits and fulfilling any requests or requirements you may have in respect of our and our group companies’ loyalty or reward programmes and other similar schemes;
7.3.4| carrying out any activity or disclosure in connection with a legal, governmental or regulatory requirement on us or in connection with legal proceedings, and for the prevention and detection of crime or fraud and the prosecution of offenders or suspected offenders; or
7.3.5| carrying out activities connected with the running of our business such as personnel training, quality control, network monitoring, testing and maintenance of computer and other systems and in connection with the transfer of any part of our business in respect of which you are a customer or a potential customer. We may also use your information for the purpose of testing our internal systems and developing new products and services.
7.4| You agree to the disclosure by us of the following information to any telecommunications company:
7.4.1| any information relating to your contract with us including details of how you conduct your account and your obligations to us and your personal financial information;
7.4.2| any information which is covered by our registration under the Data Protection Act 1998 as amended from time to time; and
7.4.3| any information which we are required by an order of any court of competent jurisdiction or by statutory authority to disclose.
7.5| It may also be necessary for us to carry out anti-fraud and identity checks on you to help decide whether to accept your application or future applications, to verify your identity and to protect our legitimate interests.
7.6| Subject to your rights of objection set out in this clause, and your right of objection in the registration process, you agree that you consent to us, CPW Group or third parties contacting you for any of the above purposes whether by telephone, email, SMS or in writing and you confirm that you do not consider any of the above as being a breach of any of your rights under The Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003.
7.7| You should be aware that if we are requested by the police or any regulatory government authority investigating suspected illegal activities to provide your user information or information concerning your activities whilst using the Service we shall do so. We also reserve the right to disclose individually identifiable information to third parties where a complaint arises concerning your use that is deemed by us to be inconsistent with these terms.
7.8| We may disclose to third parties aggregated data relating to the use of the Goods provided that a single individual is not identifiable in such data.
7.9| We will not collect any personal information about you unless you have chosen to give it to us. Do not give it to us if you do not want it collected.
7.10| We may use information we have collected about you for improving customer service, and to respond to your queries.
7.12| When you speak to us on the phone, some calls may be monitored or recorded in case we need to check we have carried out your instructions correctly and to help improve our quality of service.
View the Qioto’s Privacy and Policy (which sets out how We use Your personal information).
8. Intellectual Property and Right to Use
8.1| You acknowledge and agree that all copyright, trademarks and all other intellectual property rights in all material or content supplied as part of the Website shall remain at all times vested in Us or Our licensors. You are permitted to use this material only as expressly authorised by Us or Our licensors.
8.2| You acknowledge and agree that the material and content contained within the Website is made available for Your personal non-commercial use only and that You may download such material and content onto only one computer hard drive for such purpose. Any other use of the material and content of the Website is strictly prohibited. You agree not to (and agree not to assist or facilitate any third party to) copy, reproduce, transmit, publish, display, distribute, commercially exploit or create derivative works of such material and content.
9.1| You may send us notices under or in connection with these Conditions:
9.2| by email to by clicking here
9.3| As proof of sending does not guarantee Our receipt of Your notice, You must ensure that You have received an acknowledgement from Us which should be retained by You.
10. Compliance with laws
The Website may be used only for lawful purposes and in a lawful manner. You agree to comply with all applicable laws, statutes and regulations regarding the Website and any transactions conducted on or through the Website.
11. Limitation of Liability
11.1| While We will use reasonable endeavours to verify the accuracy of any information We place on the Website, We make no warranties, whether express or implied in relation to its accuracy.
11.2| The Website is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis without any representation or endorsement made and We make no warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, in relation to the Website, or any transaction that may be conducted on or through the Website including but not limited to, implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security, accuracy, conditions of completeness, or any implied warranty arising from course of dealing or usage or trade.
11.3| We make no warranty that the Website will meet Your requirements or will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that the site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or bugs or represents the full functionality, accuracy or reliability of the materials. We will not be responsible or liable to you for any loss of content or material uploaded or transmitted through the Website.
11.4| To the fullest extent permissible under applicable law, We disclaim any and all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, in relation to the Goods and Services including but not limited to, implied warranties of satisfactory quality and fitness for a particular purpose.
11.5| The information provided to You in connection with the Goods and Services is provided by the suppliers of such Goods and Services and You acknowledge that We do not verify the accuracy of such information. The fact that information, products or services are shown on this site does not necessarily mean that:
11.5.1| you should rely on the information (whether provided by us or third parties);
11.5.2| we endorse the information, products or services provided by third parties; or
11.5.3| the product and services that we provide are suitable for you. It is your responsibility to check this out. Some of the services on this site may not be available or may have changed.
11.6| We therefore exclude all liability of any kind (including but not limited to defamation, breach of confidence, intellectual property right infringements, invasion of privacy and negligence) for the transmission or reception of such information of whatever nature to
11.7| You acknowledge that We cannot guarantee and therefore shall not be in any way responsible for the security or privacy of the Website and any information provided to or taken from the Website by You.
11.8| We will not be liable, in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), pre-contract or other representations (other than fraudulent or negligent misrepresentations) or otherwise arising out of or in connection with these Conditions for:
11.8.1| any economic losses (including without limitation loss of revenues, profits, contracts, business or anticipated savings); or
11.8.2| any loss of goodwill or reputation; or
11.8.3| any loss which was not brought to Our attention at the time the contract was made or any loss that would be an unforeseeable consequence of a breach of the contract by Us; or
11.9| in any case whether or not such losses were within the contemplation of either of Us at the date on which the event giving rise to the loss occurred, was suffered or incurred by one of Us arising out of or in connection with the provisions of any matter under these Conditions.
11.10| Nothing in the Conditions shall exclude or limit Our liability for death or personal injury resulting from Our negligence or that of Our servants, agents or employees.
11.11| We are not in any way responsible for anything mentioned on or linked to this site that someone else is marketing.
If any part of the Conditions shall be deemed unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed to be severable from these Conditions and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any of the remaining provisions of the Conditions.
No waiver by Us shall be construed as a waiver of any preceding or succeeding breach of any provision.
21. Entire Agreement
These Conditions (as amended from time to time) contain the entire agreement between You and Us relating to the subject matter covered and supersedes any previous agreements, arrangements, undertakings, representations or proposals, written or oral, between You and Us in relation to such matters. You confirm that You have read these conditions and, You fully understand them and You also agree that these conditions are the only terms (together with Your network provider agreement) that rule Your relationship with us.
22.1| The Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Cyprus and you irrevocably submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Cyprus.
23. Handling Complaints
23.1| There may well be occasions when you are unhappy with the service that We provided to You. In these cases, We will endeavour to be fair and efficient in handling any complaint You should have and to process your complaint confidentially.
23.2| If You have a complaint, please contact Us through e-mail to this address ([email protected]).
23.3| We will endeavour to give You an answer within 21 days and will provide You with a likely timescale for resolving the dispute. We will keep You informed about the progress of Your complaint. We undertake to check Our system regularly for handling complaints and We welcome any suggestion You may have in relation to how this system may be improved
23.4| We undertake to check Our system regularly for handling complaints and We welcome any suggestion You may have in relation to how this system may be improved.