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By using this website, you agree to the following terms and conditions:

1.    You may review, download, print or copy the material available on this web page, without altering the content in any way, for personal use or for the use of your business or organization, with proper citation of the copyright held by the Central Bank of Chile.

2.    In the event that the Bank detects anomalies in user access of its website from specific points of origin, which in the sole judgment of the Bank may or may not affect the website’s availability to the public, the Bank reserves the right to restrict or block access to its website from the points of origin in question. 

3.    The sale, distribution, circulation or transmission of the material contained on this website is strictly prohibited, in any form or under any title whatsoever, without the prior express authorization of the Central Bank of Chile. The contents of this website and the publications disseminated herein are protected under Law 17,336 on Intellectual Property. Let it be known that the Central Bank of Chile does not grant, nor has it granted, its sponsorship, backing, support or authorization to any third parties with regard to the independent sale, distribution or transmission of statistical, economic or other data issued by the Central Bank and published on the Central Bank’s website. Nevertheless, while the use of this material is strictly subject to the aforementioned legislation on intellectual property rights and to the other conditions included in these Terms of Use, in particular section iv, let it be on record that the indicated information can be used without obtaining the express authorization of the Central Bank of Chile, in the situations specifically allowed under the aforementioned legislation and in accordance with the stipulations of Title III, considering in this case the identification of the Central Bank of Chile as the source of the information in question. 

4.    This website also contains information from other sources, where expressly indicated. In these cases, reproduction of the information in question would require the express consent of the original sources. 

5.    The information contained on this website is provided free of charge for informational purposes only, and the Central Bank of Chile assumes no responsibility whatsoever and provides no guarantee of any kind for the use or application of this information, especially with regard to its accuracy, validity or integrity.

6.    The user of this website expressly acknowledges that the Central Bank of Chile has made every effort to ensure the accuracy and reliability of the information and instructions contained herein. At the same time, the Central Bank of Chile is not responsible for any defects or inaccuracies in the website’s content, regardless of the cause or origin.

7.    The user accepts full and sole responsibility for using this website and the information contained herein, expressly declaring knowledge and acceptance of the fact that the Central Bank of Chile is not responsible for and has no liability for any loss, damage, cost or expense that might arise from or be caused by the user’s access to the website or utilization of the information contained herein; and releasing the Central Bank of Chile from any and all responsibility for all losses—whether direct or indirect, foreseeable or unforeseeable, present or future—or any other type of damage that the user might experience from using the information and services provided on this website or that could in any way be caused by this information and services. Therefore, prior to using or applying the information contained on this website in any type of act, contract, business or operation, you must verify the consent of the official sources cited herein and of other publications issued by the Central Bank of Chile.

8.    The personal data that the Central Bank of Chile requires from website users for some of the services provided, such as an email address, a mailing address or any other type of information, will not be revealed, disseminated, shared or sold to third parties. 

9.    Cookies may be transferred from the Central Bank website or any of its services to the user’s computer, in order to identify and keep available relevant system data. The Central Bank can, at any time and under its sole discretion, modify or terminate the cookies in question. 

10.    This website offers mechanisms for sending queries or suggestions to the Central Bank. The user should refrain from sending messages or attaching files that are not strictly related to the organization’s mission, such as advertisements, announcements, schoolwork, computer viruses, spam, chainmail, material or information that is slanderous, obscene or illicit, or any other material or information that is not directly pertinent to the functions and duties of the Central Bank of Chile, of which the user expressly declares knowledge and acceptance.

11.    For the purposes of these Terms of Use, the term “information” is defined as including the computer programs and copies thereof that the Central Bank of Chile might distribute or make available to users of this website for purposes that the Bank will authorize on a case-by-case basis, subject to the other conditions of use specified herein. 

12.    The user is obligated to compensate the Central Bank of Chile for, and keep it free from, any type of damage, whether direct or indirect, as well as any sort of complaint, legal action or lawsuit that could affect the institution, including but not limited to any expenses incurred for legal or other services deriving directly or indirectly from the use of the services or content of this website or from noncompliance with these Terms of Use. 

13.    Any conflict, controversy or litigation resulting from the access, use or application of this website or of the information contained herein will be settled in accordance with the laws of the Republic of Chile, in recognition of its court jurisdiction. The Central Bank of Chile is not responsible for and has no liability for the content of other organizations’ websites that might be linked with this website. 

14.    The Central Bank of Chile reserves the right, under its sole discretion, to change, add to, limit or discontinue the structure, presentation or content of this website, as well as to deny access to users, companies or organizations that breach the provisions of the governing Terms of Use, which will be determined by the Bank under its sole discretion.

15.    The Central Bank of Chile reserves the unilateral and discretionary right to modify these Terms of Use when deemed appropriate, which will be understood as having been accepted by the user solely on the basis of the continued use of the website following the incorporation of the modification in question. If you wish to use the information contained on this website for purposes other than those outlined above, you must request express authorization from the Central Bank of Chile:

Banco Central de Chile
Gerencia de Asuntos Institucionales
Agustinas 1180
Santiago, Chile
Zip Code 6500590
Telephone: +56 22670 2000