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The Guernsey Legal Resources website has been created and is controlled by the Bailiff's Chambers, Royal Court House, St Peter Port, Guernsey, GY1 2PB and the Law Officers of the Crown, P.O. Box 96, St James Chambers, St Peter Port, Guernsey, GY1 4BY.

Both can be contacted by email at

Privacy Statement:
This is the Privacy Statement of the Guernsey Legal Resources website.

Collecting Information:
We collect personal information such as name, telephone number and email address. This information is processed in accordance with the Data Protection (Bailiwick of Guernsey) Law, 2001.

We use this personal information to deal with your requests for access to the Judgment database, and to provide you with details of corrections to Judgments. The information will not be passed on to any third party unless you have given your consent or there is a legal obligation to do so. In some circumstances it may be necessary to transfer your personal information outside the Bailiwick of Guernsey and the European Economic Area but this will only be done in accordance with the conditions permitted in the Data Protection Law. Your information will not be retained by us if there is no longer any purpose to retain it. In some cases there are legal obligations to retain certain types of information.

You have the right to see any information about yourself and the right to have any information about yourself corrected or deleted. To exercise these rights send an email to

Organizational and technical measures are in place to protect your personal information. These measures include sound policies and procedures, the provision of physical security, appropriate equipment, the maintenance of such equipment and the appropriate selection and training of our personnel.

This Site may contain links or references to other Web sites including those of Departments of the States of Guernsey and various services within those Departments outside of our control. Please be aware that we have no control over these sites and our privacy policy does not apply to these sites.

"Cookies" are pieces of information that are placed on an individual's computer hard drive to enable the individual more easily to communicate and interact with the Site. We may use cookies to customize your experience on the Site. We may also use cookies to record how many times a user has visited our Site and what pages the user has accessed. You may, however, disallow receiving cookies at any time through your web browser. It is not our intention to use cookies to retrieve information that is unrelated to our Site or your interaction with our Site.

IP address:
We may collect your IP (Internet Protocol) address to help diagnose problems with our server, and to administer our Site. An IP address is a number that is assigned to your computer when you use the Internet. This information does not contain any personally identifiable information about you. Your IP address is also used to help identify you during a particular session and to gather broad demographic data.