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OCEAN's exceptional charter experience begins with our charter broker’s expert management and serviced by the crew. Whether it’s creating a gastronomic delight, assisting you with various on-board water toys or babysitting while you enjoy a night out in port; the crew will provide discreet service to meet your every need.

Our charter brokerage team and yacht crews look forward to making every experience an unforgettable one. OCEAN has the largest charter fleet globally and offer the best specialist in the industry.

All liability of OCEAN Independence howsoever arising for any such inaccuracies or errors is expressly excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law. Neither OCEAN Independence nor any of its directors, employees or other representatives of OCEAN will be liable for loss or damage arising out of or in connection with the use of this site. This is a comprehensive limitation of liability that applies to all damages of any kind including (without limitation) compensatory, direct, indirect or consequential damages, loss of data, income or profit, loss of or damage to property and claims of third parties. 

Notwithstanding the foregoing, none of the exclusions and limitations in this clause are intended to limit any rights you may have as a consumer under local law or other statutory rights which may not be excluded or in any way to exclude or limit OCEAN Independence liability to you for death or personal injury resulting from our negligence or that of our employees or agents.

Website terms

Nothing on this website constitutes advice, nor does the transmission, downloading or sending of any information create any contractual relationship. Prices and indications as to the availability of yachts, captains and crew on this website are given for guidance purposes only and are subject to change without notice.

OCEAN Independence (OCEAN) is not responsible for the content of external websites that link to this website or which are linked from it.

Use of site

OCEAN Independence reserves the right to withdraw its website at any time and without prior warning

Amendments

OCEAN Independence reserves the right to change or amend these website terms and conditions without prior notice.

Links to this website

OCEAN Independence reserves the right at its discretion to prohibit any link from another internet website or equivalent entity to materials or information on this website. Without prejudice to that, any link to material or information on this website must be neither misleading nor deceptive and must fairly indicate OCEAN Independence or  OCEANINDEPENDENCE.COM  as the destination of the link.

Copyright and related rights

All content, designs, text, graphics, software compilations and source codes on this website are the copyright of OCEAN Independence and/or its content providers.

Reproduction of part or all of the contents of this website in any form is prohibited other than for individual use only and may not be recopied and shared with a third party.

The permission to recopy by an individual does not allow for incorporation of material or any part of it in any work or publication, whether in hard copy, electronic, or any other form.

Any other use of the website without prior written consent from OCEAN Independence is strictly forbidden.

Commercial patent rights

All brands and trademarks quoted on this website and possibly protected by third parties are subject to the unlimited regulations of the applicable sign and the proprietary rights of the registered owner. The quotation of brands does not imply that such brands are not protected by third party rights.

Trade marks

OCEAN Independence trademarks are internationally registered marks used under license by OCEAN Independence and may not be reproduced without the prior written consent of their owner.

Other organisation and company names referred to on this website may be the trade marks of their respective owners as indicated.

Disputes

You and OCEAN Independence agree that any disputes arising from your use of this website will be subject to Swiss law and the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Swiss courts at the legal location of OCEAN Independence AG.

General

For all enquiries or if you experience problems with our website or have comments please contact OCEAN Independence AG head office in Zollikon/Switzerland (info@ocyachts.com).

Privacy policy

Collection of personal information

  1. You can browse through this web site, including searching for yacht sales and charter without registering any of your Personal Information.
  2. This Website collects Personal Information about you only when you complete a form on the Website and send it to us.
  3. When we collect, store, or use information about you we try at all times to comply with the Data Protection Act
  4. We do not disclose any information collected on this Website to any organization not related to this company.
  5. When you provide us with information on this Website we may ask your permission to contact you in the future about products or promotions related to this company. If you give your permission you will be given the opportunity to withdraw it at any later time we contact you.
  6. If you do not give your permission you will not be contacted again except as it pertains to your specific request.

Information collected by our server (Cookies policy)

We do not use persistent cookies (persistent tokens that pass information back and forth from the client machine to the server).
We use session cookies though (tokens that remain active only until you close your browser) in order to make the site easier to use.
Ocean Independence DOES NOT keep a database of information obtained from these cookies.

  1. When you visit this site, our server logs the following information provided by your browser (which does not personally identify you):
  • the type of browser and operating system you are using
  • the previous site that you visited
  • your server's IP address (a number which is unique to the machine through which you are connected to the internet: usually one of your service provider's machines).
  1. Our server logs the date and time of your visit, which pages of our website you visited and any documents you downloaded.
  2. Our server might use a feature of your browser called a 'cookie' to assign a user ID. Cookies identify your computer to our server when you visit our site. We only use cookies to store the sites or databases that a user has selected. Cookies are not used for any other purpose. You do not need to have configured your browser to enable the accepting or sending of cookies in order to use this site.
  3. We only use the information collected by our server to generate statistics and analyse site activity.

How we use personal information collected about you

  1. We will reply to your email address for the purpose for which you provide it.
  2. If you give permission we will use your personal information (see below for what personal information we collect) only to send you emails to announce products or promotions related to this company. Every time we send you an email, we will give you the opportunity to choose not to receive further emails of that type.
  3. We may also use your email address to respond to feedback given about this site, and to confirm receipt of emails sent to us.

What personal information do we collect?

When you send a form on this website to us, it will provide the following mandatory personal information:

  • your name
  • your email address.

On some forms it will additionally ask for:

  • your phone number
  • your fax number
  • your address.

Access to your personal information

  1. If you have any questions about this privacy statement or if you wish to gain access to the information that we may have collected about you, please contact your local OCEAN Independence office.
  2. If any of the personal information we are holding has changed, we will correct it for you.

Links to other sites

This site contains links to other websites. OCEAN Independence (OCEAN) reserves the right at its discretion to prohibit any link from another internet website or equivalent entity to materials or information on this website. We are not responsible at all for the content and information and the privacy policies of other sites.

Changes to the statement

We reserve the right to change our privacy statement. A revised privacy statement will only apply to data collected subsequent to its effective date.

Contacting us

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact us using the information below.

  • oceanindependence.com
  • Dufourstrasse 65, Zollikon CH-8702, Switzerland
  • info@ocyachts.com

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Zürich Head Office

Please contact Zürich by any of the ways listed below:

+41 44 390 25 75

+41 44 392 26 88

OCEAN Independence AG · Switzerland
Head Office

Dufourstrasse 65
CH-8702
Zollikon
Switzerland

Please address any issue regarding this web site to our Webmaster

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