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Conditions of Use

Conditions of Use

Web Site Terms of Service Agreement between user and MelitaStamps

This web site (the "Site") is offered to persons, organisations, firms or companies (the "User") conditioned on User's acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions and notices contained herein (the "Web Site Terms of Service"). These Terms of Service constitute a legal agreement between User and MelitaStamps and its affiliates ("MS").


All the information, data, text, graphics, links or computer code published on, contained or available on the this Site and associated publications (the "Material") are the copyright of MS or its content suppliers.

The names and logos of MS and all related product and service names, design marks and slogans are the trade names, service marks or trademarks of MS and may not be used without the prior written consent of MS.

All product names mentioned are acknowledged as the trademarks or registered trade marks of their respective owners. All trademarks are acknowledged.

No rights to, or property in the Site or the Material shall pass to User.


User undertakes to register, where applicable, for use of the Site using their correct name, address and any other requested details. User may be asked to enter details of a credit, debit or charge card. User must ensure that; (i) they are fully entitled to use that card at the time when they enter its details, and (ii) the card has available funds sufficient to cover all charges incurred on it in the course of using the Site.


MS grants User the right to view and use the Site and to download, where applicable, a single copy of the Material (but not the computer code or any part, the copying of which is strictly forbidden). Unauthorised use of the Material including reproduction for purposes other than those noted above, modification, distribution or republication without the prior written consent of MS or, where applicable, the respective copyright owner is prohibited.

Save for any express guaranties and/or warranties contained in these Conditions the Material is published for information purposes only and while every effort is made to ensure that it is accurate MS assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions. It is the responsibility of User to identify and confirm the accuracy and suitability of the Material for whatever purpose User requires or wishes to use the Material.

As a condition of use of the Site User warrants to MS that it will not use the Site, the Material or part thereof for any purpose that is in contravention of any applicable law or regulation or in a manner that will infringe the copyright, trademarks, service marks or other intellectual property rights of third parties or violate the privacy, publicity or other personal rights of others or in a defamatory, obscene, threatening, abusive or hateful manner. User shall indemnify MS, its servants and agents, harmless against all claims, liability, losses, damages and expenses including, without limitation, legal fees and costs arising out of or incurred as the result of any claims made, or litigation brought, against MS, its servants and agents, as a result of the use by User of the Site, the Material or part thereof for whatever purpose.

Where the Site contain chat areas, news groups, email, forums and/or other message or communication facilities (collectively "communications facilities"), User shall only send or receive messages and material that are proper and related to the particular forum. In particular and without limitation when using Communication Facilities User shall not publish, post, download, upload or distribute:

• obscene, indecent, discriminatory, infringing or unlawful material or information.

• software or other material protected by intellectual property laws without the written consent of the relevant rights owners.

• viruses or any similar software or programs that may damage the operation of the Site, third party web sites and/or computers.


All MS offers made by electronic mail commence on the date that the electronic mail is despatched by MS and terminate fourteen days later, unless otherwise indicated. MS however reserves the right to amend or withdraw any offers made either online or by electronic mail without notification.

User also agrees that it shall not:

• advertise or offer for sale any goods and services for commercial purposes.

• prohibit any other user's access to the Communications Facilities.

MS reserves the right at all times to disclose any information concerning the Site and its users as necessary to satisfy any applicable law or regulation, or to edit or remove any information or material from Site in whole or in part.

User acknowledges that Communications Facilities are public and not private communications and may be read by others. MS does not endorse the content of any information and material contained within the Communications Facilities and accepts no liability with regard to the Communications Facilities or from User's participation in them.

MS reserves the right at its sole discretion to withhold, edit or delete material posted to the Site.


Third party vendors, including Google, show adverts on websites and use cookies to serve these adverts based on a user’s prior visits to our website.


The Site may contain links to web sites operated by parties other than MS. Such links are provided for User's convenience only. MS does not control such web sites, and is not responsible for their contents. MS's inclusion of links to such web sites does not imply any endorsement of the material on such web sites or any association with their operators.


Save for any express warranties and/or guaranties contained in these conditions MS hereby disclaims all warranties and conditions with regard to the material, goods and services supplied, whether express or implied or statutory (including all implied warranties and conditions of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose) save as expressly stated in these conditions in no event shall MS be liable for any indirect, punitive, special, incidental or consequential damages whatsoever even if MS has been advised of the possibility of damages including, without limitation, damages for loss of use, data or profits arising out of or in any way connected with the use or performance of the Site, interruptions or delays to the Site, the provision of or failure to provide services, or for any information, material, goods and services obtained through the Site or otherwise arising out of the use of the Site, whether based on contract, tort or otherwise to the fullest extent permitted by law.


MS reserves the right to terminate and/or suspend User's access to all or any part of the the Site at any time without notice whether for breach of these Conditions or otherwise without any further obligation to User.


Any comments or information provided by User to MS (for example, descriptions of alleged defects, feedback, suggestions, ideas, concepts, or other information; collectively, the "Submissions"), shall be deemed, and shall remain, the sole property of MS. The Submissions shall not be subject to any obligation of confidence on the part of MS, and MS shall not be liable for any use or disclosure (including publication in any medium or inclusion in any product) of any Submissions.


The parties hereto shall not be held to be in breach of its obligation hereunder nor liable to the other for any loss or damage which may be suffered by another party due to any cause beyond its reasonable control including without limitation any act of god, fire, storm, flood, lightening, strike, trade dispute, any act or omission of government or regulatory bodies or communications operators.


MS reserves the right to revise these Conditions at any time and without notice at its sole discretion. User is bound by the version of this agreement that is in effect on the date of its visit


Investments and Financial Products

By making use of of the Site, the User irrevocably acknowledges, to the maximum extent allowed at law, that stamps and other collectibles acquired from MS are not to be construed as investments under any legislation for the regulation of financial services and/or protection of investors.


All notices which are required to be given hereunder shall be sent by electronic mail and shall be deemed to have been given at the time the electronic mail is received at either party's electronic mail address.

If any provision of these Conditions is held to be invalid or unenforceable the validity or enforceability of the remaining provisions shall not be affected.

These Conditions constitute the entire agreement between MS and the User and supersedes all other (prior or contemporaneous) communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between User and MS regarding the Site.

Any failure of MS to exercise or enforce any of its rights under these Conditions shall not be deemed to be a waiver of any such rights or operate so as to bar the subsequent exercise or enforcement of any such right.


Your use of this Site is governed by the laws of Malta and the parties hereto submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Maltese courts in all disputes arising out of or relating to the Site or these Conditions.


MS is strongly committed to protecting consumer privacy and its privacy policy is set out elsewhere on the Site under the page styled "Privacy Policy". The Privacy Policy therein set out forms and is to be construed as an integral part of these Terms and Conditions.

If you have any questions about these terms and conditions or the use of this Site please contact MS at