Terms & Conditions


Terms and Conditions for the Northern Ireland Food Chain Certification (NIFCC)

These are the terms and conditions of the NIFCC.

1. Use of Website on these Conditions

All use of the website www.nifcc.co.uk (‘the Site’) and the provision of services from NIFCC is on the terms and conditions below.

If you do not agree to these conditions cease use of the Site immediately.

You may print and keep a copy of these terms.  They are a legal agreement between us and can only be modified with our consent.  We reserve the right to change the terms at our discretion by changing them on the website.

2. Accuracy of Information and Disclaimer

NIFCC (‘we’) do our best to ensure all information on the Site is accurate.

If you find any inaccurate information on the Site let us know and we will correct it, where we agree, as soon as practicable.

We make no representations that information is accurate and up to date or complete and accept no liability for any loss or damage caused by inaccurate information.

Although we hope this Site will be of interest to users, we accept no liability and offer no warranties in relation to it and its content, to the fullest extent such liability can be excluded by law.

Any views expressed in messages on the Site are not necessarily those of NIFCC or anyone connected with it.

3. Copyright

The Site contains copyright material, trade names and other proprietary information, including, but not limited to, text, software, photos, graphics and may in future include video, graphics, music and sound.  The entire contents of the Site are protected by copyright law.  We, or our licensors, own copyright and/or database right in the selection, co-ordination, arrangement and enhancement of such content, as well as in the content original to it.  You may not modify, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit, any of the content, in whole or in part except as provided in these Terms.

You may download information from the Site for your own personal use only.  Except as otherwise expressly permitted under the copyright law, no copying, redistribution, retransmission, publication or commercial exploitation of downloaded material will  be permitted without our express permission and that of the copyright owner.  In the event of any permitted copying, redistribution or publication of copyright material, no changes in or deletion of author attribution, trademark legend or copyright notice shall be made.  You acknowledge that you do not acquire any ownership rights by downloading copyright material.

We provide hypertext links to other sites which are operated by other people.  Using such a link means you are leaving our Site and we take no responsibility for, and give no warranties, guarantees or representations in respect of linked sites.

4. Our Liability

In no event shall we be liable to you for any direct, indirect or consequential loss, loss of profit, revenue or goodwill arising from your use of the Site or information on the Site.  Subject as provided below, all terms implied by law are excluded.

We accept liability for death or personal injury caused by negligence or responsibility for fraudulent misrepresentation that cannot, under the laws of Northern Ireland, be excluded.

We are a distributor (and not a publisher) of content supplied by third parties and users of the Site.  Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information or content expressed or made available by third parties, including information providers, or users, are those of the authors or distributors and not of us.  We do not necessarily endorse nor are we responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any opinion, advice or statement made on the Site.

The information on the Site is not intended to address your particular requirements.  Such information does not constitute any form of advice or recommendation by us and is not intended to be relied upon by you in making (or refraining from making) any specific investment, or other decisions.  You should take your own advice.

If you make an arrangement with anyone named or connection with the Site this is at your sole risk.

Where the information on the Site consists of pricing or performance data, the data has been obtained from company reports, periodicals, and similar sources which we believe to be reliable.  However, we do not guarantee data computations.

See also our Disclaimer.

5. Barring from the Site

We reserve the right to bar users from the Site, on a temporary or permanent basis at our discretion.  Any such user shall be notified and must not then attempt to use the Site under any other name or through any other user.

6. Legal Jurisdiction and Dispute Resolution

The laws of Northern Ireland apply to these terms, notwithstanding the jurisdiction where you are based.  You irrevocably agree that the courts of Northern Ireland shall have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute which may arise out of, under, or in connection with these Terms and for those purposes irrevocably submit all disputes to the jurisdiction of the Northern Ireland courts.  The place of performance shall be Northern Ireland.

We make no warranty or guarantee that the Site or information available over it complies with laws other than those of Northern Ireland.

7. General

Any formal legal notices should be sent to us at the address at the end of these Terms by email confirmed by post.

Failure by us to enforce a right does not result in waiver of such right.

You may not assign or transfer your rights under this agreement.

Nothing in these Terms is intended to, nor shall it, confer any benefit on a third party whether under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 or otherwise.

We may amend these Terms at any time by posting a variation on the Site.

8. Further Information

Further information on these conditions or any queries on them can be obtained from:

NIFCC, Operations Centre, Lissue Industrial Estate (East), 1A Lissue Walk, Lisburn BT28 2LU

Telephone      02892 633017

Facsimile       02892 633003 or

Email              info@nifcc.co.uk

Version 1 : December 2023