Privacy Policy

Forms

If you use forms on the site to provide information, subscribe to lists, register travel details or purchase publications, the information you provide will only be used for the purpose for which it was provided.

We will not add you to other mailing lists unless that is the purpose of the message. We will not use your e-mail address for any other purpose and will not disclose it without your consent. We do not redistribute your information except for the following circumstances:

(a) you have consented to use of the information for another purpose;

(b) we believe on reasonable grounds that use of the information for another purpose is necessary to prevent or lessen a serious and imminent threat to the life or health of the individual concerned or another person;

(c) use of the information for that other purpose is required or authorised by or under law;

(d) use of the information for that other purpose is reasonably necessary for enforcement of the criminal law or of a law imposing a pecuniary penalty, or for the protection of the public revenue; or

(e) the purpose for which the information is used is directly related to the purpose for which the information was obtained.

 

Cookies

Cookies are pieces of data created when you visit a website. The cookies our site uses are ‘session cookies’, which store your ‘preferences’ while you move around the site. You can set your computer not to accept cookies if you so wish. This will not in any way affect your ability to access the information on the site, but will prevent you logging into any of the personalised facilities and using the added functionality that the site offers.

The Maldives High Commission website uses session cookies and log files to facilitate the smooth running of the site. It does not use cookies to collect any personal information about you except that required for system administration of our web server. Session cookies are deleted when you close your browser.

 

Links to External Websites

Our website has links to other related websites. When you follow a link to another site, you are no longer on our site and are subject to the privacy policy of the new site.

Every effort is made to provide accurate and complete information. However, we cannot guarantee that there will be no errors. With respect to documents and information on this web site, neither the High Commission nor its employees or contractors make any warranty, expressed or implied, including the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose with respect to documents available from this web site. Additionally, the High Commission assumes no legal liability for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, product, or process disclosed herein and does not represent that use of such information, product, or process would not infringe on privately owned right.