These Terms and Conditions apply to the entire contents of the Services and the Site Udate and are binding documents, which govern your use of our Services and the provision of these Services to you by Match.com International Limited. By accessing the Site you accept these Terms and Conditions.
This Site is published by Match.com International Limited ("MIL"), a private limited company incorporated in England and Wales with registered company number 04791534 (VAT number 815337437) whose postal address is PO Box 64197, London, WC1A 9FG, UK and whose registered office is at 6th Floor, 55 Strand, London, WC2N 5LR, UK.
MIL and the companies of the Meetic group ("we", "our" or Meetic Group") provide online dating services ("Match Service(s)").
The following terms shall have the following meanings in these Terms and Conditions:
"Member(s)" means any or all valid registered users of our Match Services who have a Subscription on Match, Match Affinity or Ourtime, or who have access to one of the Match Services by having registered for free on one of the Internet Sites of the Meetic Group (hereinafter “you”, “your” or "Member").
"Service(s)" means the services offered by Match which are accessible by Users on the Site.
"Match Service(s)" means all the services, whether paid or unpaid, available to Match Members.
"Site" means the website Udate available at
"Internet Sites of the Meetic Group" means all the websites of the Meetic Group, including the Match website available at www.uk.match.com, the Match Affinity website available at www.matchaffinity.com and the Ourtime website available at www.ourtime.co.uk, and the mobile applications provided by Match and the companies of the Meetic Group where Match Services are provided.
"User(s)" means any person who uses the Site.
The User is exclusively responsible for the equipment (computer, software, means of communication, etc.) used to access the Service.
The Site directs the User to the landing page of one of the Internet Sites of the Meetic Group, according to the below criteria:
The User will be re-directed to the Ourtime website.
If the User already has an account on Ourtime, he will be re-directed to the Match website.
If the User already has an account on Ourtime and Match, he will be re-directed to the Match Affinity website.
The User will be re-directed to the Match website.
If the User already has an account with Match, he will be re-directed to the Match Affinity website.
These Terms and Conditions do not apply to third party websites. You use them at your own risk. We do not review, recommend or endorse such third party websites, nor are we responsible for their content or any goods or services offered thereon. If in the course of performing a search on our Site you encounter any third party website the use of which would violate applicable law, you must immediately refrain from and/or cease use of such website.
The trademarks (including but not limited to those of the Site), logos, graphics, photographs, animations, videos and texts featured on the Site and in our provision of the Services are the intellectual property of MIL, the other companies of the Meetic Group or their partners and may not be reproduced, used or represented without the express permission of MIL, the other companies of the Meetic Group or their partners, under threat of legal action.
In particular, the User is prohibited from modifying, copying, reproducing, disseminating, transmitting, exploiting for commercial gain and/or distributing in any form whatsoever, the Services, or elements comprising any part of the Services, from any of the Site’s webpages, software or code.
The information given to MIL by the User through the Site is used to re-direct the User to the landing page of one of the Internet Sites of the Meetic Group, according to the provisions of article 3 above. Once re-directed to one of those Internet Sites of the Meetic Group, the treatment of the User’s personal data is governed by the contractual terms available on those sites, including their terms and conditions and privacy policies.
The User must have the skills, hardware and software required to use the internet and acknowledges that the characteristics and constraints of the internet mean that the security, availability and integrity of internet data transmissions cannot be guaranteed.
We do not guarantee that the Services will be usable if the User’s Internet Service Provider (“ISP”) is unable to provide its services properly.
Under these conditions, we do not guarantee that the Services shall function without interruption or error. In particular, the use of our Site may be interrupted at any time for the purposes of maintenance, updates or technical improvements, or to develop its content and/or presentation. Whenever possible, we shall inform Users prior to maintenance work or updates.
These Terms and Conditions and the pages on the Site to which these Terms and Conditions refer, constitute a contract that governs the relationship between the User and MIL or the other companies in the Meetic Group. They cancel and replace any agreement that may have been made in the past, even if not directly withdrawn or amended, and constitute the entirety of the rights and obligations of our Users.
If any of the provisions of these Terms and Conditions is declared void in application of a law, a regulation, or a final decision of a court having proper jurisdiction, all other provisions shall remain fully in effect. Furthermore, failure by a party to take action in respect of the breach by the other party of any provisions of these Terms and Conditions, shall not be interpreted as constituting a waiver by said first party of the right to take action in future in respect of such a breach.
We may modify these Terms and Conditions at any time. The User will be informed of the nature of these modifications as soon as they are posted on the Site.
This Agreement shall be governed by the law of England and Wales.
For any questions you wish to ask, you may contact us by completing the contact form.