Acceptable Use Policy

Acceptable Uses

This acceptable use policy sets out the terms between you and us under which you may access our website (website). The acceptable use policy applies to all users of, and visitors to our website.

Your use of the website means that you accept, and agree to abide by the policies in this acceptable use policy, which supplements our terms of use of Website policy.

www.cgc.org.cy is a website operated by the Cyprus Gaming and Casino Supervision Commission.


Prohibited uses

You may use our website only for lawful purposes. You may not use our website:

  • in any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation
  • in any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect
  • for the purpose of harming or attempting to harm minors in any way
  • to send, knowingly receive, upload, download, use or re-use any material which does not comply with our content standards below
  • to transmit, or procure the sending of any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any other forms of similar solicitation (spam)
  • to knowingly transmit any data, send or upload any material  that contains viruses, trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other harmful programs or similar computer code designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware.

You also agree not to access without authority, interfere with, damage or disrupt:

  • any part of our website
  • any equipment or network on which our website is stored
  • any software used in the provision of our website, or
  • any equipment or network or software owned or used by any third party.

Suspension and termination

We will determine, in our discretion, whether there has been a breach of this acceptable use policy through your use of the website. When a breach of this policy has occurred, we may take such action as we deem appropriate.

Failure to comply with this acceptable use policy constitutes a material breach of the terms of website use policy upon which you are permitted to use our website and may result in our taking all or any of the following actions:

  • immediate, temporary or permanent withdrawal of your right to use our website
  • issue of a warning to you
  • legal proceedings against you for reimbursement of all costs on an indemnity basis (including, but not limited to, reasonable administrative and legal costs) resulting from the breach
  • further legal action against you, and
  • disclosure of such information to law enforcement authorities as we reasonably deem appropriate.

We exclude liability for actions taken in response to breaches of this acceptable use policy. The responses described in this policy are not limited, and we make take any action we reasonably deem appropriate.


Changes to the acceptable use policy

We may revise this acceptable use policy at any time by amending this page. You are expected to check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we make, as they are legally binding on you. Some of the provisions contained in this acceptable use policy may also be superseded by provision or notices published elsewhere on our website.