Terms of Use


By using our website and/or our services, you are agreeing to these terms. Please read them carefully.

This website and the services are provided to you by

Singapore Chamber of Maritime Arbitration
28 Maxwell Road
#03-09 Maxwell Chambers Suites
Singapore 069120

T: +65 324 0552


The contents of this website are provided without any warranties of any kind whether express or implied. SCMA does not warrant the accuracy and reliability of the contents on this website, including the contents available at any link from, or to, this website.

The contents of this website are not intended to and do not in any way constitute legal or professional advice of any kind.


We are committed to handling your personal data with care and in compliance with the Personal Data Protection Act 2012.

By providing us with your personal data, you agree to receive marketing and promotional information and materials by postal mail, telephone, facsimile, and via any form of electronic transmission.

If you no longer wish to receive marketing and promotional information and materials from us, please write to us at mail@scma.org.sg.

[Your Copyright] Some of our services allow you to submit content to us. You retain ownership of any intellectual property rights that you hold in that content. In short, what you create belongs to you.

[Grant of License] However, when you upload or otherwise submit content to us, you give us (and those we work with) a royalty-free, perpetual worldwide license to use, host, store, reproduce, modify, create derivative works (such as making editorial changes, adapting or translating your content), communicate, publish, publicly perform, publicly display and distribute such content. This license is irrevocable and continues even if you stop using our services.

Make sure you have the necessary rights to grant us this license for any content that you submit to our services. In the event you do not have the necessary rights to grant us this licence, you undertake to fully indemnify SCMA from all liability arising from SCMA’s use of your content under these Terms of Use.

[Responsibility for Content] You are responsible for the content you submit to SCMA. In short, you are liable for all legal risks associated with our use of your content and you shall indemnify and hold SCMA harmless to the fullest extent permissible by law. 

Please do not post anything false or defamatory as you are liable for the content you upload.

[Right to Remove] We do not monitor uploaded content nor conduct searches for circumstances which would indicate an illegal activity. However, we reserve the right to remove content that is illegal, offensive or otherwise objectionable.

For example, we may remove reviews/responses that we believe are false, unlawful, misleading, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, indecent, lewd, suggestive, harassing or advocates harassment of another person, threatening, contravenes Singapore laws relating to public order, invasive of an individual’s privacy, abusive, inflammatory, fraudulent, seditious, promotes feelings of ill-will and hostility between difference races, classes or religions, or otherwise objectionable.

If you believe an illegal activity has occurred or your intellectual property has been or is being infringed upon by material found on www.scma.org.sg, please email us at mail@scma.org.sg.
SCMA shall not be responsible for any damage or loss of any kind caused as a direct or indirect result of the use of this website and its contents. This includes any lost profit or revenue, data or financial losses, or special, consequential, exemplary, or punitive damages incurred by you in the use of our services. In any event, SCMA is not liable for any loss or damage that is not reasonably foreseeable.

To the extent permitted by law, you agree that the total liability of SCMA for any claim arising out of or in connection with our website or services, including for any implied warranties, is limited to the amount you have paid us to use our website or services
We may modify these terms from time to time to reflect changes to the law or our services. You should review these terms regularly. If there is a conflict between these terms and any other terms that may apple, those terms will control for that conflict.

If you do not comply with these terms, this does not mean we are giving up any rights we may have (such as taking action in the future).

These terms are governed under Singapore law. Any claim or dispute arising out of or in connection with these terms or our services shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Singapore courts.