Terms of Use

Terms of Site Use

The terms for usage of the site govern the use of the www.celesc.com.br site and the content that Centrais Elétricas de Santa Catarina S.A. – CELESC makes available to the users.

The usage of the site attributes the terms of the user and configures the adherence of the user to everything specified in these Terms for Use and in the version in which it is published at the exact time of use. As such, the site use presupposes the reading of these Terms for Use.

The notices, usage rules and instructions for the Celesc user are part of the Terms of Use hereby.

It is important to point out that the information on the site may not be up to date, therefore, check the information before making authorized use of it.

The Celesc site allows its user to access various types of content. Celesc reserves the right to modify, at any time and without prior warning, the configuration and presentation of the site, as well as remove or modify the content, Terms for Use, as well as all notices, rules and instructions.

The publication of the site to the users does not have a period of duration, and Celesc is allowed, at any time, to terminate, suspend or interrupt the site without prior warning.

Terms for Use

he browsing and public consultation of this website is subject to the Terms and Conditions below:

The usage of the Celesc site is free to the users and, in general, does not require prior enrollment or registration, except when stated otherwise.The user binds himself/herself to use the site and its contents according to the law, public moral standards and the Terms of Use. The user also binds himself/herself to not use the site and its content in detriment of the interests of third parties or in any way that may harm, shut down, prevent or overload the normal use of the site and its content.

The user must use the contents in a lawful manner. That is, the user may not copy, modify, disclose or distribute its content. The user may also not manipulate or remove the copyright or other data that identifies Celesc’s rights, as well as the brands, protection devices or any other mechanisms of information.

The user that wishes to place a link of the site in his/her own site or page, must comply with the following conditions:

a) the link will allow access only to the site pages and its contents and their reproduction is forbidden;

b) no incorrect, untrue or inaccurate references about the site may be made;

c) the user may not mention or imply that Celesc has authorized or suggested the establishment of the link or, even, has supervised or taken over the contents or services made available or offered by the user on the page where the link is established;

d) with the exclusion of the symbols that integrate the link, the page where the link is established cannot contain a distinct brand, sign or symbol, commercial name, corporate or trade name owned exclusively by Celesc;

e) in the same manner, the page that links to the site or its content may not contain unlawful information or content that infringes the rights of third-parties or be contrary to public moral standards.

The establishment of a link does not imply in the existence of a relationship or a connection between Celesc and the owner of the webpage. Likewise, it does not imply in the acceptance and/or approval by Celesc of the services, content or any other characteristics of the webpage, whether they are published or not.

Celesc does not guarantee the continuity of site operation and its contents caused by technical and operational problems. As such, the company is not liable for damage, loss and/or loss of profit of any nature that may result from the absence of availability or continuity of site operations and its contents.

Celesc is not liable for damage, loss and/or loss of profit resulting from the knowledge that unauthorized third parties make in relation to the conditions, characteristics and circumstances of site use or use of its content.
Celesc is not liable for the damage, loss and/or loss of profit caused by viruses or other harmful elements in the contents and that may cause alterations and/or damage to the user’s equipment and programs.

Celesc informs the users that the information published on its site is presumed correct, however standard precautions must be taken before its use, as described in these Terms for Use.

Celesc is not liable for damage or loss resulting from:

a) infringement of intellectual or industrial property, corporate secrets, contractual commitments of any kind, rights to honor, personal and family privacy and individual image, property rights and everything related to third-parties as a result of the transmission, publication, storage, availability, reception, acquisition or access of the site or its contents;

b) the transmission, publication, storage, availability, reception, acquisition or access of the content, and in particular, even if not exclusively, for damage, loss and/or loss of profit that may result from noncompliance of the law or generally-accepted public moral standards deriving from the transmission, publication, storage, availability, reception, acquisition or access of the site or its contents;

c) its unsuitability for any purpose or the disappointment of expectations generated by the site or its content;

d) the lack of accuracy, extinction, pertinence and/or up-to-datedness of the site or its contents;

e) unfair competition, acts and unlawful publicity deriving from the transmission, publication, storage, availability, reception, acquisition or access of the site or its contents;

NOTE: Access to this website and any of its pages by the user implies in the automatic acceptance of all Terms for Use established hereby. Therefore, if you do not agree with all of Terms specified above, please do not browse or consult the pages of this website.


Updated on 17 October 2012.