Terms & Conditions for Fiji Sun E-Edition Subscriptions

These terms and conditions apply to all purchases of a FIJI SUN E-Edition Subscription. By purchasing a FIJI SUN E-Edition Subscription you accept these terms and conditions and you also agree to the use of FIJI SUN websites. If inconsistent with the FIJI SUN Website Terms of Use, these terms will apply.

You also agree that we will collect, hold, use and disclose your personal information in accordance with our Privacy Policy as summarised in clause 8. In these terms and conditions, when we say the “E-Edition” or “Website” we mean the digital information networks, the mobile website, mobile application, operated by or on behalf of the parent company, its subsidiaries and affiliates, regardless of how you access the network, as well as any Fiji Sun apps whether you access those via the Website or a third party site. However when you access the E-Edition, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. If you have accessed the E-Edition from Fiji Islands or any other country which are signatories to the WIPO and other international treaties/conventions on Intellectual Property, you also agree to be bound by terms and conditions contained herein.

1. Use

All Digital Subscriptions and content accessed through your Digital Subscription are for personal use and cannot be used for any commercial purpose. You may not on-sell Digital Subscriptions or content to any third party. No content may be reproduced, published, or transmitted without our prior written consent. Digital Subscription is for reading Fiji Sun content on digital medium only. By subscribing the E-Edition a user ‘Does Not’ automatically get the right to download the content, save or circulate it to any other person or users.

2. Renewal and cancellation

Your Digital Subscription renewal time (Days left) will be displayed on the top panel of the page. You are requested to renew your plan before expiry of the subscription. No auto-renewal will be done without your consent. Digital Subscriptions cannot be paused or suspended during the subscription period.

Cancellation will take effect at the end of your current subscription period. You will not receive refund for any unused portion of your current subscription period. Your Digital Subscription will continue until the end of your current subscription period.

3. Cost and Pricing

The price and any specific terms relating to your E-Edition Subscription will be confirmed to you when you subscribe. You can also find the specific details relating to your Digital Subscription, including the price and date of your next scheduled payment by visiting your account details page on Subscription Plans. The price is in FJ Dollars and includes GST. International Digital Subscriptions does not attract GST.

4. Payment

Digital Subscriptions are pre-paid. We will deduct the price of your Digital Subscription at the time you purchase your E-Edition Subscription using the credit card or preferred mode of payment selected by you. We reserve the right to change the timing of our billing, particularly if your method of payment fails at any time.

5. Changes to pricing

We can change the price of any Digital Subscription packages and the amount that you pay (to be effective at the start of your next subscription period) at any time if we notify you. Once we notify you of a change in the price, you will have the opportunity to cancel your Digital Subscription (to be effective at the end of the then-current subscription period). If you don’t cancel, you will be charged the new price at the beginning of your next subscription period.

6. Subscription Plans and Special Offers

All subscription plans are valid for specified number of days. One-day plan does not mean 24 hours; this plan will expire on change of calendar date. From time to time, we may offer different Subscription Plans and special promotions. We reserve the right to change and/or withdraw any offered Digital Subscription or special promotion at any time.

We may make special offers on E-Edition Subscriptions that are available to new subscribers only. To be eligible as a new subscriber you must not have had a FIJI SUN Digital Subscription in the previous 12 months.

If you sign-up for a new subscriber special offer, we will tell you the special terms relating to that offer at the time you sign-up. These are one-time offers, and you will not be able to cancel your new subscriber Digital Subscription and then re-subscribe on the same terms. We can amend or withdraw these special offers at any time.

7. Personal Information and Communication

You are responsible for any errors in contact information, order or payment details that you provide to us.

8. Privacy Policy

By purchasing E-Edition Subscription, you agree to our Privacy Policy.

You agree that we can ask for any information about you in accordance with the Privacy Act and our Privacy Policy. To find out more, you can see our Privacy Policy on the website (fijisun.com.fj). We can change our Privacy Policy from time to time.

Some key terms of our current Privacy Policy are summarised here:

You agree that we can use your personal information for the following purposes:

  1. To provide you with Fiji Sun newsletters as part of your subscription.
  2. Communications about other offers that we think might be of interest to you.
  3. Administration purposes such as billing or to contact you about changes to your subscription.
  4. For verification of your identity and assisting you in case you forget your password or login details where these are necessary to access any of our products or services.
  5. For authorising and processing credit card transactions which you enter into online.
  6. To assist in providing the products and services requested by you, including by sending you service communications relating to the services you have opted into.
  7. To provide information to you about other websites, products and services, which we consider may be of interest to you.
  8. To identify and prevent harm to us or others, including detecting fraud, spam, data security incidents, and other harmful activity.
  9. To measure and improve our advertising and for other marketing, promotional, and publicity purposes, including carrying out direct marketing, market research, and surveys.
  10. To sell advertising space on our sites and ensure that you are shown the advertising and information that is most relevant to you and your interests; and for any other uses that you authorize.

Information that we gather including your personal information with our related companies and third party service providers so they can help us provide and manage our services (e.g. they help us with service functionality, customer service, billing and invoicing, and conducting research and analysis); aggregated tracking information (that is information about our users that we anonymise and combine so that it no longer identifies any individual user) and other information that does not personally identify you to third parties (such as our advertisers and partners) for business purposes such as helping with market analysis, audience profiling, marketing and advertising.

Non-personal information such as hashed data, click stream information, browser type and information about your interactions with advertisements.

Your personal information with third parties when we believe in good faith that we are required to do so by law; and your personal information to other third parties provided we have your prior authorisation.

You agree to check the Privacy Policy regularly and to let us know if you object to any use or disclosure.

9. Communication and notices

You can manage communications from us at any time by visiting your account details page on fijisun.com.fj. We can communicate with you, and give you notice in writing to the most recent email on your account. You can communicate with us, and give us notice by emailing us on eedition@fijisun.com.fj or by writing to us at FIJI SUN, E-Edition Service, 20 Gorrie St, Private mail bag, Suva .

10. Changes to this agreement

We can change these terms at any time by providing at least 14 days’ notice to you. We can make changes to the content, inclusions, features and structure of any Digital Subscription package at any time. We can change the price of your Digital Subscription in accordance with these terms.

We can terminate or suspend your E-Edition Subscription at any time and for any reason (including if you fail to pay the subscription fee, if we suffer technical difficulties, or for security reasons). If we terminate your E-Edition Subscription, you might receive a pro-rata refund or credit (at our discretion) of any subscription fees paid in advance, unless we have terminated your E-Edition Subscription because you have breached these terms.

11. Liability

To the extent permitted by law, we are not liable to you for any loss or damage incurred by you in connection with your E-Edition Subscription, whether direct, consequential, special, indirect or other loss or damage.

In any case, our maximum liability to you is limited to the value of subscription fees paid by you within the 3 months preceding any loss or damage incurred by you in connection with your E-Edition Subscription.