Privacy – Disclaimer – Copyright Policy

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  • Copyright of all intellectual property including content of competitions, images and questions on this site belong to George Hill or in some cases provided with external permissions. No part of this site, images or questions may be copied unless written permission is obtained from George Hill at If you wish to copy a picture, or use a question, send an email to George who may approve or will redirect your request to the original presenter.


  • The information contained in,, and websites is for general information purposes only. While we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose.
  • Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk. Should you find any disturbing or offensive information it will be removed as soon as practical or if errors are brought to our attention, we will try to rectify them. 
  • In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arise out of, or in connection with, the use of these websites.
  • Through these websites you are able to link to other websites which are not under our control. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them.
  • Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, we take no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control

Privacy Policy:

  • This policy applies to, and websites.

What we collect:

  • We collect information from users who register to enter competitions on, and applicants seeking approval to be authors of 

How we collect:

  • Candidates entering the competitions and the certified chef programs voluntarily give personal information when the candidate completes the online form and emails us the information.
  • The information we collect on the application form for candidates entering competition is necessary as a part of the assessment process.
  • The information we collect on the application form for the is necessary as a part of the assessment process to be approved as an author.

How we share the information:

  • The personal information we hold emanating from Salon  and  is kept confidential, and information will not used for any other purpose other than its stated purpose, excepting from time to time, we may contact you with important new industry initiatives, e.g.other competitions or industry noteworthy events. We will not use your information in any commercial or profit making scheme.If you do not wish to continue on our mailing list please unsubscribe at any time after your competition by emailing George Hill. with your email address

How we store:

  • Personal information will be as far as practical electronically stored securely to prevent its loss or misuse.
  • and Certified will never give, sell or trade your e-mail address and respect your right to unsubscribe if you choose.


  • Where you agree to enter competitions that state the requirement to inform sponsors of your basic contact details and competition results.

    Information may only otherwise be disclosed to third parties when required and authorised by law.

Conditions to network on our websites:

  • You agree that not following these conditions will lead to you be immediately and permanently banned as an account.
    • You agree not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening, sexually-orientated or any other offensive material.
    • You agree not to post images or material that is subject to copyright, and declare articles and comments are your own when not true.
    • You agree that we have the right to remove you at any time should we see fit. As a user you agree to any information you have entered to being stored in a database.
    • While this information will not be disclosed to any third party without your consent, we will not be held responsible for any hacking attempt that may lead to the data being compromised.