Terms of Website Use
Information about us
“We/Us/Our” means Digital Citizens Limited, and the provider of this service; whose registered office is at 9 Hatherop, Cirencester, Gloucestershire GL7 3NA, a company registered in England & Wales (company number 08376281) and VAT number 159 3888 52.
Accessing our site
Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service we provide on our site without notice. We will not be liable if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.
From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of our site, or our entire site, to users who have registered with us.
If you choose, or you are provided with, a user account, password or any other piece of information, you must treat such information as confidential, and you must not disclose it to any third party. We decline all and any responsibility in the event you suffer any loss or damage following any unauthorised use or misuse of your password. We have the right to disable any user identification name or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time, if in our opinion you have failed to comply with any of our terms and conditions.
Registration and account
To be eligible for an individual account on our website you must be at least 18 years of age and resident in the United Kingdom.
You may register for an account with our website by completing and submitting the account registration form on our website.
You must notify us in writing immediately if you become aware of any unauthorised use of your account.
You must not use any other person’s account to access the website, unless you have that person’s express permission to do so.
Suspend your account;
Cancel your account; and/or
Edit your account details,
at any time in our sole discretion without notice or explanation.
User IDs and passwords
If you register for an account with our website, we will provide you with a unique password.
You must keep your password confidential.
You must notify us in writing immediately if you become aware of any disclosure of your password.
You are responsible for any activity on our website arising out of any failure to keep your password confidential, and may be held liable for any losses arising out of such a failure.
When using our site, you agree that you will use our site only for lawful purposes.
You may not use our site:
In any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation.
Is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect.
To send, knowingly receive, upload, download, use or re-use any material which does not comply with our content standards.
Use our website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of or is linked to any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware;
To conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to our website without our express written consent;
Access or otherwise interact with our website using any robot, spider or other automated means.
You also agree:
You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our site through your internet connection are aware of these terms, and that they comply with them.
Not to reproduce, duplicate, copy or re-sell any part of our site in contravention of the provisions of our terms of website use.
Not to access without authority, interfere with, damage or disrupt:
any part of our site;
any equipment or network on which our site is stored;
any software used in the provision of our site.
We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our site, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our site for your personal reference only.
You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.
Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material on our site must always be acknowledged.
You must not use any part of the materials on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.
We aim to update our site regularly, and may change the content at any time. If the need arises, we may suspend access to our site, or close it indefinitely. We make every effort to ensure that all the information on our site is as accurate as possible at all times and in the event of an error we will endeavour to correct such error as soon as reasonably possible.
The material displayed on our site is provided free of charge without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, we, other members of our group of companies and third parties connected to us hereby expressly exclude:
All conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity.
Any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with our site or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of our site, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it, including, without limitation any liability for:
any losses arising out of any event or events beyond our reasonable control;
loss of or damage to profits, income, revenue, use, production, anticipated savings, business, commercial opportunities or goodwill;
loss of anticipated savings;
loss or corruption of data, database or software;
any other loss or damage of any kind, however arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable.
You accept that we have an interest in limiting the personal liability of our officers and employees and, having regard to that interest, you acknowledge that we are a limited liability entity; you agree that you will not bring any claim personally against our officers or employees in respect of any losses you suffer in connection with the website or these terms and conditions (this will not, of course, limit or exclude the liability of the limited liability entity itself for the acts and omissions of our officers and employees).
This does not affect our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, nor our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
Information about you and your visits to our site
If you decide to use our service, please read our Terms of Service for donors or Terms & Conditions for organisations wanting to fundraise.
Linking to our site
You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.
You must not establish a link from any website that is not owned by you.
Our site must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of our site other than the home page. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. The website from which you are linking must comply in all respects with the standards set out in these terms and conditions.
If you wish to make any use of material on our site other than that set out above, please email your request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Links from our site
Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
Jurisdiction and Applicable Law
If we fail to exercise any of the rights or remedies to which we are entitled under these terms, this does not constitute a waiver of such rights or remedies and shall not relieve you from compliance with such obligations.
If any of these terms are determined by any competent authority to be invalid, unlawful or enforceable to any extent, such terms, will to that extent be severed from the remaining terms and the rest of the affected term and these terms shall continue to be valid to the fullest extent permitted by law.
If you have any questions about material which appears on our site, please email email@example.com.
We use short-term cookies to recognise your device as you move around our site and to remember any information you have entered for next time you visit us.
We use programs such as Google Analytics to help us find out how many people visit our websites, which pages and parts are most popular, how long people spend in each area and what information people are searching for. These insights help us understand how to improve our websites.
How can you manage cookies and where can you find further information?
However, please remember some of our cookies are essential for our websites to work properly.
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If you have any questions about the way we handle your personal information, please get in touch at firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll do our best to help you.