Terms of use

Introductory Provisions

1.1 General Terms of Use for www.odoprave.info (the "General Terms") govern the legal relations and rights and obligations between the the Ministry of Transport and Construction of the Slovak Republic (hereinafter the "Operator") with its registered seat at Námestie slobody 6, P.O.BOX 100, 810 05, Bratislava, ID: 30 416 094; VAT identification number: 2020799209 and the web portal www.odoprave.info users (the "Portal" and the "User") regardless of the User´s devices and platform which shall be used for accessing the Portal.
1.2 Please read the General Terms before using the Portal. The use of the Portal is voluntary. By using the Portal, the User declares its acceptance of the General Terms and undertakes to comply with them.
1.3 The Operator reserves the right to modify the General Terms, in whole or in part, at its sole discretion. The Operator informs the User of any modifications of the General Terms, mainly by disclosing the current version of the General Terms on the Portal, and such modifications shall be valid and effective from the date of their publication. The date of the last modification/update of the General Terms shall be disclosed at the end hereof. By using the Portal, the User agrees to the modifications of the General Terms.
1.4 The Operator is entitled to refuse the access to the Portal for such User that may be assumed to use the Portal contrary to the General Terms and/or applicable laws and/or interests of the Operator.



2.1 The Portal including its contents, visualization, design, trademark, all illustrations and all databases comprising its contents, is protected by intellectual property rights, including copyright, trade names and trademarks rights.
2.2 The Operator declares and the User, by using the Portal, expressly acknowledges that the Operator is the sole owner of any intellectual property rights concerning the contents of the Portal, and is particularly entitled to authorize the use of any content of the Portal in compliance with the Act No. 618/2003 Coll. on Copyright and Rights Related to Copyright, as amended (the "Copyright Act").
2.3 The Operator provides the User with a non-exclusive right to use the contents of the Portal exclusively for personal and non-commercial purposes. Any other use of the contents of the Portal (as a whole or as specific parts such as articles, excerpts, etc.) requires prior written consent of the Operator as stated in the Copyright Act.
2.4 Any use of the contents of the Portal without the consent of the Operator may result in constituting criminal offences (e.g. the criminal offences related to a copyright infringement as stated in Section 283 Act No. 305/2005 Coll of the Criminal Code as amended), the establishment of liability for damage caused to the Operator with zthe Act No. 40/1964 Coll. the Civil and/or Act No. 513/1991 Coll. the Commercial Code, as amanded, or in exercising of other rights of the Operator resulting from the Copyright Act and other legislation.
2.5 In the event that the Operator grants the User permission to use the defined content of the Portal for other purposes, the User, when using the content, is obliged to disclose at the same time the following: the title of a work (e.g. of an article), the author's name and the source of the work in the form of an electronic link that refers to the above mentioned, unless otherwise agreed.


Liability of the Operator

3.1 The Operator prepares the contents of the Portal with due care. Nevertheless, it is not possible to guarantee absolutely precise, complete and up-to-date information comprising the contents. The Operator accepts responsibility for the published information to the extent indicated in the applicable legislation.
3.2 The Operator bears any responsibility for the information published on the Portal by third parties or for the contents of external links to the extent indicated in the applicable legislation.
3.3 In the event that the User detects any incorrect, outdated, inappropriate or illegal situation on the Portal, it is obliged immediately to inform the Operator about it at info@odoprave.info.
3.4 The Operator does not guarantee continuous functionality, fault-free operation and maintenance of the Portal. The Operator is not responsible for any damage incurred as a result of the use of the Portal that was contrary to the law and/or these General Terms, or as a result of the inability or impossibility to use the Portal.
3.5 The Operator is not liable for any damage that might be caused in relation to the use of the Portal. The Operator provides the Portal for the User "as is" without giving any guarantees and the User is aware of the fact that the use of the Portal is entirely on its own responsibility.


Use of the Portal

4.1 The User may not use the Portal contrary to the relevant legislation and/or may not use the Portal, in particular but not limited to, for the following:

a) Disclosing or spreading any illegal, harassing, defamatory, offensive, threatening, harmful, vulgar, obscene or otherwise inappropriate or unlawful material.
b) Transferring of such material that encourages unlawful conduct and has the effect of civil or criminal liability or otherwise violates general binding rules or codes of conduct.
c) Obtaining unauthorized access to other computer systems.
d) Infringing the rights of third parties when using the websites.
e) Breaching of general binding rules, in particular but not limited to, concerning the use of public telecommunications networks.
f) Interfering in or disrupting networks or websites.
g) Creating, transmitting or storing electronic copies of materials protected by intellectual property rights, including copyright, without permission of the owner.


Principles of the Use of Cookie Files

5.1 For the purposes hereof the term "cookies" means small text files which the Operator may send to a web browser when you visit the Portal and which are subsequently stored in the device which was used by the User for accessing the Portal (e.g. PC, smart phone, tablet, etc.).
5.2 The Operator may use session and persistent cookies and also different types of cookies such as preference cookies, analytics cookies, session state cookies, advertising cookies, process cookies or third party cookies.
5.3 The User acknowledges and agrees that the Operator can provide cookies for a third party.
5.4 By using the Portal, the User grants permission for the Operator to use cookies according to the settings adjusted in the device that has been used by the User for accessing the Portal; this means if the User is to access the Portal via device in which the browser is set to receive such cookies, the User signifies its agreement to the terms concerning the use of cookies pursuant to the General Terms.
5.5 The Operator hereby informs the User that the instructions for changing the cookies settings are to be found in the section "Help" of any browser.
5.6 The User is aware of the fact that when turning the cookies off in the browser settings, this may cause that the User might not be able to access all the services and functions of the Portal or they might not function properly.
5.7 The Operator consciously undertakes to use only the cookies that do not damage the User's device.


Google Apps

6.1 By using the Portal, the User acknowledges and agrees that the Operator takes advantage of the different Google apps and services on the Portal, in particular but not limited to Google Analytics (the Portal traffic analysis) and Google DoubleClick for Publishers (management of advertising space).
6.2 The Operator hereby informs the User that further information on the Google apps and services can be found on the Internet at www.google.com/intl/sk/policies/privacy/partners/.
6.3 A first use of the Portal by means of the corresponding device means that the User has granted permission for the Operator to process the data supplied to the extent necessary for the proper use of the relevant Google app or service, even through a third party.


Final Provisions

7.1 Relations between the Operator and the User shall be governed by the General Terms and general binding legislation applicable in the Slovak Republic.
7.2 In the event that any provision hereof is or shall become invalid, ineffective and/or unenforceable, it shall not affect the validity, effectiveness and/or enforceability of the remaining provisions hereof, unless otherwise excluded by general binding rules, given the very nature of such provision. Instead of invalid, ineffective, unenforceable provision, General Terms which are the nearest with their content and objective to the invalid provision shall be used.
7.3 The General Terms become valid and effective from the date of their publication on the Portal.