Legal notice





You are connected on Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes’ web site, www.guadeloupe-portcaraibes.com (hereafter « web site »), State public establishment, located Quai Ferdinand de Lesseps 97165 Pointe-à-Pitre Cedex.
Any use of the present site means unconditional acceptance, from users, of the mentions contained in the present « legal notice ».
The editorial animation and updating of the site are made by the services of Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes.

Publishing Director : Laurent MARTENS, General Manager

Editor-in-Chief : Viviane FRANCOIS-JULIEN, Director of Public Relations /Head of Staff to the Chairman



Contact our Webmaster :
Élodie HUBERT, Marketing and Communication Officer
Tel : +590 590 686 207 




This site is hosted by the services of Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes.


Site conception

Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes, Directorate of Public Relations and Head of staff to the Chairman

The site has been declared to the CNIL under code 1653908 v 0.


Access to administrative documents and use of the public information

The person responsible access to administrative documents and questions relative to the use of public information (article 24 of law n° 78-753 of 17 July 1978 relative to the liberty of access to administrative documents and the use of public data) is :

Director of Public Relations and Head of Staff to the Charman
Quai Ferdinand de Lesseps
97165 Pointe-à-Pitre Cedex
Tel : +590 590 686 214
Fax : 0590 68 62 11
Courriel : v-francois-julien@port-guadeloupe.com


Responsibility of Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes

The information available on this site is given as service to the public.
This information and/or documents can be modified and updated at any time, without previous notice.

Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes could not in any case be held responsible of any damage of any nature whether direct or indirect, previsible or imprevisible such as losses of gains or profits, data losses, losses of equipment as well as repair expenses, recovery or reproduction resulting from the interpretation, use and /or the impossibility to use the services and contents available on the site.

Despite all the care taken in updating these texts and in the verification of the contents, errors or involuntary omissions may subsist and do not engage the responsibility of Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes.

You can let us know about your remarks or claims through the section "contacts" of the site.


Personal data


When the data on this website are of personal nature, website users are to comply with the legislation in force and with the recommendations of the CNIL (French administrative authority for the protection of personal data).

In agreement with the modified law « Informatique et Liberté » 78-17 of January 6, 1978, you have the right of opposition (art. 38), access (art. 39), rectification or deletion (art. 40) of the data that concern you or diseased persons whom you are the legal representatives. If you want to exercise this right, see the section "contacts" of the site of Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes.

This right can be exercised by justifying one's identity :

by post : Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes, Quai Ferdinand de Lesseps BP 485 - 97165 Pointe-à-Pitre Cedex

by mail click here

The user undertakes not to carry out any operations that could affect the good functioning of the site, the integrity of the information published and the image of Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes. He also undertakes to be particularly vigilant in the use of the information put at his disposal and take all the usual precautions.

The site of Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes uses the statistic tool XITI, which records the number of pages consulted on the site thanks to the data of connection to internet. No personal data is stored by the tool in this context. The site also uses a cookie, which records only the parameters chosen and created deliberately to personalize the interface of handicapped people. In this case also, personal data is not stored.




LThe present site can provide links and references to other sites but Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes is not responsible for the content of the other said sites, and cannot be held responsible for any damage or prejudice due to these links. The links to other sites are provided to users for convenience only.

Any public or private site is authorised to establish, without previous authorisation*, a link to information published by Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes. However, the pages of the site www.guadeloupe-portcaraibes.com must not be inserted within the pages of another site.

*The authorisation to include a hyperlink is applicable to all media except those transmitting polemical, pornographic or xenophobic information or that in general may be offensive to the general public or to the GPC's image.


Literary and artistic property rights


All the contents presented on the site of Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes (images, brands, logos, domain names, databases, texts or photographic information) are subject to the legislation concerning the right of public information and are protected by copyright and intellectual property rights, in particular by the articles L.112-2 and following L.341-1 of the code of intellectual property. All rights are reserved, including those for downloadable documents. Any reuse of iconographic representations, videos, photographies, graphic creations, illustrations and lexicals, as well as all the editorial contents produced for the editorial animation of the site is subject to the agreement of the author.

Any reproduction, representation, use, availability or modification, by any means, of all or part of the site or of all or part of the different documents containing literary and artistic property rights, without approval by Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes and by the authors or beneficiaries, is strictly forbidden and constitute an infringement of trade mark rights (article L.335-2 and following of the Intellectual Property Code).

The brands of Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes and its logotype appearing on the site are protected trademarks.

In all cases when intellectual works belong to the public domain, mentions of the title of the work, of its author's name and of its place of conservation must be respected and associated to the work.


Photographic credits


The photos present on this site come from different sources. By default, they come from GPC's Directorate of Public Relations and Head of staff to the Chairman.

Photographer of Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes : Mr. Christian LACKMY.

For any request of reproduction, please contact our webmaster.


Reuse of public information

The non-commercial and, in particular, pedagogic reuse of the public information contained in this site, is allowed (unless third parties own intellectual property rights) on the condition that the integrity of the information is respected, that its sense, scope or application are not corrupted, and that its source and date of last updating are mentioned.


The information cannot be used for commercial or promotional purposes without the express authorisation and the obtention a license to re-use public information. The elaboration of a product or service, based on public information, and intended to be put at the disposal of third parties with or without charge, is considered as re-use for commercial or promotional purposes.


The use of the trademarks on this site or on any other media or network is prohibited.


Any reuse of public information is subject to the condition that the said information is not altered, that its meaning is not transformed and that its source and date of last update are mentioned. The commercial or advertising reuse of public information is done under a negotiated license with the administration, which may require the payment of a charge (Standard license contract of reuse of public information). Without such a convention, only the reuse for strictly private purposes, reserved to the private use of the person concerned is possible.


LThe reuse of public information containing personal data is subject to the provision of the law n° 78-17 of January 6, 1978, relative to the computing, to the files and to the liberties.


Any person reusing public information without respecting the above requirements shall be liable of a fine imposed by the Commission on the access to administrative documents.


Accessibility of the site

The site of Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes uses Open Source tools, and was conceived to be fully accessible, in accordance with the principles of accessibility to web contents.

We use the PHP/My SQL and CSS in compliance with the specifications drawn up by the W3C and article 47 of the law of 11 February 2005 (no 2005-102) « on equal rights and equality of opportunities and the inclusion and citizenship of persons with disabilities » because we give particular importance to facilitate use and accessibility. Our philosophy is to satisfy all our visitors.


Availability of the site


The editor strives to ensure the access twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, except in case of force majeure, IT problems, structural difficulties linked to communication networks or technical difficulties, or other event not in the control of Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes, and under reserve of any breakdowns that may occur or maintenance work which might be needed to ensure proper operating of the Website and services.

Therefore, Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes cannot guarantee the availability of the site and/or services, the reliability of the transmissions and performances in terms of response time and quality. No technical assistance is provided to the user, whether through electronic media or by telephone.

The editor shall not be held responsible in case of impossibility to access the site or/and to use the services.
Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes may be obliged to stop the site fully or partly, at any time without previous notification or compensation. The user acknowledges and agrees that Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes is not responsible for the interruptions and for the consequences that may result for the user or any third party. In case of problem of availability of the site of more than 24 hours, please contact our webmaster.


Security and confidentiality of the data


Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes has put in place the means needed to ensure the confidentiality of the information collected when transmitting data.
Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes uses secured storage means to avoid losses, alterations or hackings, it being specified that the storage systems are only accessible by a limited number of authorized people.