General terms and conditions of use


The photos are free of copyright exclusively when used to promote the Aravis region, and the resorts of La Clusaz, Grand Bornand, Manigod , St Jean de Sixt and associate members of the Tourist Offices. Photographs obtained by way of the media centre can in no circumstances be used for directly commercial purposes.

The photo-credit indicated on each image must without exception appear on any reproduction, failing which the owner will have the right to claim damages for non-identification.

The photographs must in no circumstances be modified.

Each photo is subject to an end of copyright date indicated on the caption. It is strictly forbidden to use the photos beyond this deadline.

The user must provide SIMA or the Tourist Office of the resort in question with two acknowledgements as of publication.
If used electronically, the customer will provide the Website address where the photos are to be found or a copy of the screen display.

Creation of a superlink with the site

When a user wishes to use photos from the photo-centre for another website, he is under an obligation to insert a superlink on the site concerned which will direct surfers to the Aravis site welcome page, that is to say to enable them to benefit from the full tourist information about the Aravis mountains which is available there

Laws applying, competent courts and documents of contract.

The present conditions of use are governed by laws in force in France. All use which does not comply to the conditions of use for the Aravis media centre may become the object of legal action in appropriate courts.

The present conditions and restrictions of use are subject to change. The user is responsible for ensuring that he reads them and takes them into account at each use.

Keeping of personal information

When the user fills out the media centre access form, all the information he supplies is kept in the administrative file. The user can access this file at any time, and in appropriate cases make modifications through the "My account" rubric.

Our contact details

For all further information you can contact the media centre from Monday to Friday between 08.30 a.m. and 12.30 and from 1.30 p.m. to 5.30 p.m. at the following:

Telephone : +33 (0)450 02 38 03

All requests to use photos received through the media centre website will be dealt with as quickly as possible.

I promise to respect the conditions of use described above.


Use of the Aravis or resort logo must in no circumstances be for commercial purposes.

The user must provide SIMA or the Tourist Office of the resort concerned with two acknowledgements of publication.

I promise to respect the conditions of use described above.