Terms and Conditions

Important:

Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully as the conditions will form the basis of the contract for our digital products and services.

Pay particular attention to those conditions which limit our liability or affect your obligations to us.

By placing an order you accept and agree to be bound by these terms in full.

1. Definitions

In these Standard Terms and Conditions:

Acceptable Use Policy means the acceptable use policy shown on this page under the heading Acceptable Use Policy.

Advert means a Business Listing(s) referred to in the Order and any advert created in connection with the Services

Agreement means the binding agreement between you and us comprising the Order, these Terms and Conditions and the Acceptable Use Policy

Amendment means a change to the Content of any of the Services

Bespoke Services Agreement means any services that are created specifically for your business and your unique set of requirements that are not part of the standard offerings

Business Listing means a directory-style listing containing name of business and contact details which links/may link to an information page for that business

Call Tracking means the provision of a dedicated telephone number for tracking calls

Certificate means a Domain Name registration certificate issued by a Registry

Charges means our charges for performing the Services

Content means all content including, without limitation, any and all of the text, graphics, images, logos, photographs, layout, design, shading, colouration, animation, audio, video and audio-visual material constituting or intended to be in the Services

Domain Name means an internet domain name as may be registered through a Registry pursuant to the Agreement

Effective Date means the date indicated on the Order Confirmation or otherwise communicated to you in writing

Intellectual Property Rights means (a) all copyrights, patents, rights in trademarks, design rights, database rights, rights in know-how, trade secrets, rights in confidential information (whether registered or unregistered); (b) applications for registration, and the right to apply for registration, renewal, extension, division or reissue, for any of these rights; (c) and all other intellectual property rights and equivalent or similar forms of protection existing anywhere in the world

Minimum Period means the minimum duration that applies to the provision of a Service which is set out in the Product Description or, if that is not available, on the Order Confirmation.

Online Directory means a classified database of Business Listings which can be searched by name or subject and location and is available on www.web.uk

Order means the electronic communication or document which forms part of our agreement, setting out the details of the Services you wish to purchase from us

Order Confirmation means the electronic communication or document that we send you to confirm acceptance, or rejection, of your Order

Partner Sites means third party websites to which we have agreed to provide either Classified Search Listings or Pay-Per-Click Advertising which websites will change from time to time

Pay-Per-Click Advertising means a range of automated listings to drive search engine traffic to a designated destination website or webpage

Product Description means the description, product rules and terms and conditions applicable to a particular product or service we provide, contained within a separate document

Register means any one of the Domain Name registers, operated and maintained by a Registry, comprising Domain Name and registrant data

Registry means any of the Domain Name registries or registrars

SEO means the search engine optimisation services we agree to provide to you pursuant to the Agreement

Services means the Services we agree to provide to you pursuant to the Agreement Standard Terms and Conditions means these contractual terms and conditions

Us means Money Circle Pty Ltd ACN 162 625 247 doing business as Web.UK; and "we" and "our" has a corresponding meaning

Website means the website we create for you as part of the Services you have purchased

You means the person, company or other organisation (named on the Order as the customer) who offers to purchase the Services or a person, company or other organisation who or which enters into an Agreement with us for the provision of Services; and "your" shall have a corresponding meaning.

2. Commencement and Duration

2.1 The Order constitutes an offer by you to purchase Services in accordance with these Standard Terms and Conditions, as modified and/or supplemented by any Product Description (if applicable). Any quotation given by us shall not constitute an offer, and is only valid for a period of seven (7) days from its date of issue.

2.2 The Agreement shall not be formed unless and until we have sent you the Order Confirmation with our acceptance of your Order.

2.3 The Agreement shall commence on the Effective Date and shall continue, unless it is terminated earlier in accordance with these Standard Terms and Conditions:

(a) in relation to each of the Services, for the duration specified in the Order Confirmation and/or Product Description for such Services; or

(b) where we are providing Services to you for a Minimum Period, indefinitely until terminated by you or us in accordance with the Agreement. Where Services are provided for a Minimum Period, the Order is automatically renewed after the Minimum Period for consecutive monthly, or annual periods.

2.4 In the event of a conflict between the provisions of these Standard Terms and Conditions and any Product Description, the provisions of the Product Description shall prevail in respect of the description of the Services. Otherwise these Standard Terms and Conditions shall prevail.

3. Our Rights and Responsibilities

3.1 Subject to these Standard Terms and Conditions, we shall provide or arrange the provision of the Services using the reasonable skill and care of a competent provider of services of the types of Services ordered.

3.2 You acknowledge and accept that we do not make any representations or warranties that your Content will appear on any particular Partner Site, or in any particular position or priority or the frequency in which it may appear.

3.3 You acknowledge and accept that computer and telecommunications systems may sometimes require periods of downtime for repair, maintenance and upgrading and, therefore, we cannot guarantee uninterrupted availability. However, where it is in our control, we will try to keep any periods of downtime to a minimum.

3.4 We do not have to publish or display the whole or any part of the Advert or, if applicable, the Website if you have not supplied any part of the Content within the timeframe requested or if we consider that the Content does not meet the standards of the Advertising Standards Authority or is unacceptable for publication for some other reason including that it may infringe the legal rights of others or subject us to claims, prosecution, criticism or cause us embarrassment. In respect of Pay-Per-Click Advertising, we reserve the right to edit, refuse or remove any listing or search term or keyword at any time in our absolute discretion. In the event of any of the above you will remain liable for our Charges.

3.5 We will be entitled to prevent the display of your Content or Website if you fail to make any payment in respect of any services purchased as part of the Order.

3.6 We accept the Content from you on the understanding that you have unconditionally approved the Content for publication.

3.7 You acknowledge and accept that the Online Directory and the compilation of any Business Listing or Website either contained in it or made available for presentation on Partner Sites or elsewhere are provided with reasonable skill and care, but are otherwise provided on an “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABLE” basis without warranties of any kind either express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose and as such the entire risk as to the quality and performance of the Business Listing, Content or Website is with you.

3.8 Save as otherwise provided in the Product Description, you acknowledge and accept that we do not guarantee the number of page impressions for any Advert.

3.9 We reserve the right to cancel or withdraw the Advert in the event this is required by any relevant authority, without any liability to you, including but not limited to, any liability to refund any Charges.

4. Your Responsibilities

4.1 Subject to these Standard Terms and Conditions, you shall

(a) pay our Charges for the Services in accordance with Condition 6;

(b) advise us of and send to us any Content that we require from you. All Content must be supplied with your Order or within any time frame subsequently notified to you. Any delay in supplying Content will not extend the duration of the Services as shown on the Order Confirmation ;

(c) supply all Content in a suitable format as specified by us;

(d) ensure that all Content provided to us by you is legal, decent, honest and truthful, and complies with: (i) The British Code of Advertising, Sales Promotion and Direct Marketing; and (ii) any and all guidance, codes or other regulations made available by any competent authority having jurisdiction over or responsibility for the regulation of advertising, including, without limitation, Ofcom or the Advertising Standards Authority; and (iii) the provisions of all statutes and statutory instruments applicable to advertisements intended for display;

(e) ensure that all and any requests for Amendments are made to us either in writing mailed to the Operations Team at our Head Office or by email to such email address as we may notify to you (i) within 7 days of the date of the Order Confirmation in the case of an Advert that does not include a Website; or (ii) in the case of a Website within 3 days of the issue of the proof of the Website. Any Amendments requested after the deadlines stated above will incur further charges.

4.2 You acknowledge and accept that launch of the Website, if applicable to your Order, will go ahead not earlier than 5 days from the issue of a proof.

4.3 You acknowledge and accept that if any Content is not received by us for a Website within 5 days of the issue of a request by us for Content, we will create the Content and the Website will be launched in accordance with Condition 4.2 above.

4.4 You must own or have authority to use any trade name, trade mark, British Standard Mark or other quality assurance mark, logo or other material that is used in the Content. You must be authorised to use the name or logo of any trade association you use in the Content and you must be a paid up member of that trade association.

4.5 If your activities, conduct, advertising or promotion fall within the regime regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority, you warrant to us that you are authorised in the conduct of your business by the Financial Conduct Authority if you are required to be so registered and you undertake to ensure that prior to the first display of the Advert or Website, the Content has been approved in writing by a person authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority to approve financial promotions.

4.6 You confirm and warrant that (a) you are placing the Order in the ordinary course of your business and you are advertising your own business, (b) the business you are advertising is lawful, (c) you have obtained all appropriate licences, permits or any other regulatory consents required to operate the business you are advertising, and (d) advertising your business in the manner agreed with us will not result in a breach of any law or regulation by you, us or any third party.

4.7 You shall make use of the Services in accordance with the Acceptable Use Policy.

4.8 You must notify us if any website to which your Advert links results in error pages or dead links at any time. We reserve the right to suspend, without liability, the publication and distribution of the Advert that links to such website.

5. Domain Name Registration and Domain Name System Transfers

5.1 Where the provision of Services requires us to register a Domain Name we shall:

(a) act as your agent in dealing and liaising with the relevant Registry;

(b) endeavour to secure your preferred choice of Domain Name in the order of preference specified in your Order;

(c) pay to the Registry the appropriate registration fee;

(d) arrange for the Registry to (i) process the application for the registration of the Domain Name and consider whether to accept or reject it in accordance with the criteria laid down in the rules of that Registry in force at the time of the application; and (ii) enter your Domain Name and other relevant details in the Register and issue a Certificate if applicable.

5.2 When registering or renewing the registration of a Domain Name you understand and accept that we will be acting as your agent for such purposes and you appoint us as agent for such purposes. Accordingly you will be bound by the terms and conditions, rules and procedures applicable to registrants of the Registries. Details of terms and conditions, rules and procedures relating to registration, renewal, surrender, transfer and dispute resolution of the Registries concerned are available on request from us.

5.3 We will inform you of the Registry at which your Domain Name has been registered. Following registration, you must promptly notify the Registry of any (a) change to your registered details; and (b) actual or threatened proceedings brought in respect of the name used as a Domain Name whether by or against you.

5.4 You must ensure that the details submitted by you for the purpose of your Domain Name registration (and any future additions or modifications to such details) are true and accurate.

5.5 We may disclose to the relevant Registry such of your details as may be required to complete the registration of a Domain Name. You acknowledge that the Register will include a number of details relating to you. Registries may allow other organisations and members of the public to access their Register for the purpose of obtaining information about the registration of the Domain Name or any other related purpose. You expressly consent to such disclosure.

5.6 If none of your preferred choices of Domain Name are available we will advise you and the Agreement in respect of your Domain Name registration will immediately terminate. You shall not be liable to pay us any Charges in these circumstances and we shall have no further liability to you.

5.7 We make no representation that any of your preferred Domain Names are available or capable of being registered.

5.8 You accept and agree that you are solely responsible for all Domain Name renewals and we shall not be liable for any loss incurred by you and arising as a result of your failure to renew.

5.9 You may surrender or cancel the registration of the Domain Name in accordance with the procedures of the relevant Registry. In the event of surrender or cancellation, you are not entitled to any refund of any fees or Charges you may have paid to us.

5.10 To the extent permitted by the relevant Registry, you may transfer the registration of the Domain Name.

5.11 We shall have no liability in respect of your use of the Domain Name and in particular for any conflict with third party trademarks, registered or unregistered, or any other rights. If any dispute between you and any third party arises, we may withhold, suspend or cancel the Domain Name registration. We may make representations to the relevant Registry but will not be obliged to take part in any such dispute.

5.12 You warrant and undertake that neither the registration of the Domain Name nor the manner in which the Domain Name is used infringes our rights or the rights of any third party. Our and the Registry's remedies under this warranty will continue to be available after completion of the registration process and notwithstanding any subsequent surrender, cancellation or transfer of the Domain Name.

5.13 In respect of Services for the application and registration of Domain Names, you will at all times and on demand fully indemnify us, the Registry and the Registry's officers and employees from and against any claim (including reasonable costs and expenses, however they may arise, incurred in defending or dealing with such claim) that the application or registration of the Domain Name or the manner in which the Domain Name is directly or indirectly used infringes the rights of any third party (except for claims arising from our or the Registry's negligence or breach of the Agreement).

5.14 If an Agreement for Domain Name registration is terminated for any reason arising under Condition 11, in addition to our rights to recover any monies owing to us, you authorise us, without prior notice to you, to surrender or cancel the Domain Name, retain the Domain Name for our own use, or transfer the Domain Name to a third party.

5.15 You acknowledge and agree that in accordance with the relevant Registry's terms and conditions, Registries may cancel the registration or suspend the delegation of a Domain Name in exceptional circumstances by notice in writing to you. In the case of such cancellation or suspension, you are not entitled to any refund of any fees or charges you may have paid to us.

5.16 If a Domain Name System (“DNS”) transfer is required for the Domain Name you wish to use, you will be responsible for getting the transfer completed. If the transfer is not achieved within 14 days of our request to you, then we will create a Domain Name on your behalf. It is your responsibility to inform us if you wish to transfer your email services to us, or retain them with your existing provider. Without this notification there may be possible disruption to the service or loss of emails during the transfer process

6. Payment

6.3 Where we are providing Services for a Minimum Period which is subject to automatic monthly or annual renewal, payment shall be made for the Charges in respect of the Minimum Period and subsequent monthly, and or annual periods (as applicable), using the payment method specified in the Order Confirmation.

6.4 If you are paying by direct debit you acknowledge and accept that we will use the bank details provided by you for the payment of Charges in respect of the Minimum Period and for the payment of Charges in respect of each subsequent monthly or annual period (as applicable). You must notify us of any changes to your bank details.

6.5 If your direct debit payment in respect of monthly Charges fails for any reason such as insufficient funds, then it will be collected along with the following month’s collection if not settled beforehand. If your direct debit payment in respect of annual Charges fails for any reason, then we will contact you to arrange alternative method of payment.

6.6 If you are paying by credit or debit card, you acknowledge and accept that we will use the card details provided by you for the payment of Charges in respect of the Minimum Period and the Charges for each subsequent monthly or annual period (as applicable). You must notify us of any changes to your card details.

6.7 If you do not make any payment or instalment due under this Agreement, or any other contract between us, or wrongfully terminate this Agreement, we can keep all sums you have already paid and you will immediately have to pay us all outstanding amounts. All payments which would have become due for the Minimum Period will become immediately due and payable. We may also (without prejudice to our other rights) immediately terminate this Agreement or any other Order from you, in which event an early termination fee will be payable by you equal to three months value of the Charges for the Services. Interest at a rate of 1.5% per month will be applied to any amount you have not paid after thirty (30) days from the due date of payment (unless the law prevents us from charging interest). We can charge you any reasonable administration and legal costs for recovering the amounts you owe. If you owe us any sum of money, we may deduct that amount from any sum which we may owe you at any time under this Agreement or any other agreement we have with you.

6.8 Without prejudice to any other rights we may have, we may suspend the Services in whole or part and without notice if you fail to pay our Charges in accordance with this Condition 6.

6.9 Where we are providing Services for a Minimum Period which is subject to automatic monthly or annual renewal, we reserve the right to increase our Charges in respect of the monthly or annual renewal periods. We will notify you of any such increase one (1) month before the beginning of the monthly or annual renewal period for which we propose to increase our Charges. If such an increase is not acceptable to you, you will notify us in writing within fourteen (14) days of the date of our notice and you will have the right to terminate the Agreement by giving notice to us, with effect from the first day of the monthly or annual period for which we proposed to increase our Charges.

6.10 You will pay all amounts due under the Agreement in full without any set-off, counterclaim, deduction or withholding (except for any deduction or withholding required by law). We may at any time, without limiting our other rights or remedies, set off any amount owing to us by you against any amount payable by us to you.

7. Limitation of Liability

7.1 You acknowledge and agree that computer and telecommunications systems are not uninterrupted or fault free and we do not make any representation or warranty, express or implied, in relation to such systems or with respect to the Services or any software provided under this Agreement.

7.2 We cannot guarantee continuous service, service at any particular time, integrity of data, information or content stored or transmitted via the internet. We will not be liable for any unauthorised access to, or any corruption, erasure, theft, destruction, alteration or inadvertent disclosure of data, information or content transmitted, received or stored on any system.

7.3 We have no obligation, duty or liability in contract, tort, for breach of statutory duty or otherwise, beyond that of a duty to exercise reasonable care and skill.

7.4 If we make an error in or an omission from the provision of the Services, or fail to provide them, then you shall bring the matter to our attention and we shall investigate the reasons why the Service has not been achieved and notify you within 48 hours of receipt of notice. We shall use reasonable endeavours to rectify the matter within a further 14 days period and ensure any amendment is re-submitted to you. If we fail to remedy an error, omission or non-provision of a Service within this time, we may either reduce the charges for the Services as is fair and reasonable taking into account the nature of the error or omission, or extend the duration of the Services. Except as provided above, this represents the full extent of our liability to you.

7.6 In any event, we have no liability to you, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), for breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, arising under or in connection with the Contract for: indirect or consequential loss or damage; loss of business, revenue or profits; wasted expenditure; ex gratia payments; or financial loss of any kind.

7.7 All conditions and warranties which may be implied by law or as a result of prior negotiations into the Agreement between us are excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law.

7.8 Our total liability to you in relation to any claim or a series of claims arising under or in connection with the Agreement, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, shall be limited to the amount of the total Charges paid by you under the Agreement in respect of the Service to which such claims relate.

7.9 Save as set out in the Agreement, if we fail to comply with our obligations under the Agreement as a result of an event outside our reasonable control, we will have no liability to you as a result of such failure.

8. Indemnities

You shall indemnify us, our employees and agents against all proceedings, claims, demands, losses, damages, costs and expenses (including legal costs and disbursements on an indemnity basis), incurred or suffered by us, and any damages awarded against us, arising directly or indirectly as a result of any breach of this Agreement by you or from processing or publishing any information or material you gave us or for incorporation into the Services including any claims arising as a result of defamation, illegality, false description or breach of any third party rights.

9. Intellectual Property Rights

9.1 You warrant that you own or are authorised to use (and to allow us to use) all Intellectual Property Rights in the Content you provide to us.

9.2 You grant us a worldwide, perpetual, fully sub-licensable, non-exclusive licence of such Intellectual Property Rights to permit us to use, reproduce, publish, display, adapt, distribute, transmit and stream the Content for the purposes of making available and displaying your Advert by any means and across any media on the services and products we offer to third parties.

9.3 We own all Intellectual Property Rights in all artwork, copy, video content and other material which we, our agents or employees have created, whether or not the material is derived or developed from material supplied as Content and whether or not a charge has been paid by you in respect of it. You do not gain any intellectual property rights in that artwork, copy, video content or other material and, subject to Condition 9.4, you will not be entitled to use it in any other form or in any other media.

9.4 Whilst we are hosting a Website you are entitled to promote the Website and refer to the Website address in any medium you choose.

10. Termination By You

If we are providing Services to you for a Minimum Period which automatically renews, you may terminate the Services after the end of the Minimum Period by giving us thirty (30) days’ notice. You must give us notice in writing addressed to help@web.uk quoting your customer number or Business Listing URL. Provided that you give us notice at least thirty (30) days prior to the end of the Minimum Period, we will terminate the Services at the end of the Minimum Period. If you give less than thirty (30) days’ notice prior to the end of the Minimum period, we will terminate the Services at the end of the next calendar month and will be entitled to Charges for that calendar month.

11. Termination By Us

11.1 We may terminate any or all of the Services or part thereof, at any time by giving you not less than fourteen (14) days’ notice of such termination. In the event of termination under this Condition 11.1 (but not otherwise), you will be entitled to a refund of that part of any Charge you have already paid to us and which relates to a period after the date that the Services or part thereof have terminated.

11.2 We may terminate all or part of the Services with immediate effect by giving written notice to you if:

(a) you commit a material breach of any provision of the Agreement (including without limitation late or non-payment), provided that in the case of a breach which is capable of remedy you fail to remedy the breach within fourteen (14) days of receiving a written request to do so;

(b) you cease or threaten to cease to carry on the whole or any part of its business or is unable to pay its debts as they fall due;

(c) if you are a limited company, you convene a meeting of your creditors or a resolution is passed or proposed for your voluntary winding up or a petition for your compulsory winding up is presented or proposed; if you are a person, firm or a partnership, you, or any one of you, convene a meeting of your creditors or a resolution is passed or proposed for an individual voluntary arrangement for you or any one of you, or a petition for your, or any one of your, bankruptcy is presented or proposed;

(d) an administrator, receiver, manager or supervisor of a composition or scheme is appointed or applied for; by you or any one of you;

(e) you are the subject of a receiving order in bankruptcy (or in Scotland are sequestrated or in Northern Ireland are adjudicated bankrupt) or suffer execution, distress, any form of diligence or seizure to be levied or effected on or against your premises, assets or effects.

11.3 We may, at our sole discretion, suspend the provision of the Services if we are entitled to terminate this Agreement for any reason or if we reasonably believe that you are about to become subject to any of the events listed in Conditions 11.2(b) to 11.2(e). You will continue to be obliged to pay any charges owing or that arise during the period when the Services are suspended.

11.4 On termination of the Agreement by us for any reason you shall immediately pay to us all of our outstanding unpaid invoices and interest and, in respect of any Services supplied but for which no invoice has been submitted, we shall submit an invoice, which shall be payable by you immediately on receipt.

11.5 Any accrued rights, remedies, obligations and liabilities of the parties as at expiry or termination shall be unaffected, including the right to claim damages in respect of any breach of the Agreement which existed at or before the date of termination or expiry.

12. General

12.1 Each party agrees that in entering into the Agreement it has not relied on, and shall have no remedy in respect of, any statement, representation, warranty or understanding (whether negligently or innocently made) of any person (whether party to the Agreement or not) other than as expressly set out in the Agreement for which its sole remedy shall be for breach of contract under the terms of the Agreement. Nothing in this Condition shall, however, operate to limit or exclude any liability for fraud.

12.2 The Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and us with respect to the subject matter hereof, and supersedes all prior discussions, agreement or understanding between you and us.

12.3 We may at any time assign, transfer, mortgage, charge, subcontract or deal in any other manner with all or any of its rights under the Agreement and may subcontract or delegate in any manner any or all of our obligations under the Agreement to any third party or agent. You shall not, without our prior written consent, assign, transfer, mortgage, charge, subcontract, declare a trust over or deal in any other manner with any or all of its rights or obligations under the Agreement.

12.4 No variation of the Agreement shall be effective unless it is in writing and signed by the parties.

12.5 A waiver of any right or remedy is only effective if given in writing and shall not be deemed a waiver of any subsequent breach or default. A delay or failure to exercise, or the single or partial exercise of, any right or remedy shall not:

(a) waive that or any other right or remedy; or

(b) prevent or restrict the further exercise of that or any other right or remedy.

12.6 If any provision or part-provision of the Agreement is or becomes invalid, illegal or unenforceable, it shall be deemed modified to the minimum extent necessary to make it valid, legal and enforceable. If such modification is not possible, the relevant provision or part-provision shall be deemed deleted. Any modification to or deletion of a provision or part-provision under this clause shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the rest of the Agreement.

12.7 No one other than a party to the Contract shall have any right to enforce any of its terms.

13. Governing Law and Jurisdiction

The Agreement shall be subject to the laws of England and the parties submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of England and Wales.

May 2016

Acceptable Use Policy

This acceptable use policy sets out the terms between you and us under which you may access our the Web.UK website (our site). This acceptable use policy applies to all users of, and visitors to, our site. Your use of our site means that you accept, and agree to abide by, all the policies in this acceptable use policy, which supplement our terms of website use.

Web.UK is a site operated by Money Circle Pty Ltd ACN 162 625 247 doing business as Web.UK (we or us).

1. Registration

In order to register on our site you must be over 18 years old and provide your own valid email address and all other information requested in the registration process.

2. Prohibited uses

You may 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.
  • In any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect.
  • For the purpose of harming or attempting to harm minors in any way.
  • To send, knowingly receive, upload, download, use or re-use any material which does not comply with our Content Standards below.
  • To transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any other form of similar solicitation (spam).
  • To knowingly transmit any data, send or upload any material that contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other harmful programs or similar computer code designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware.

You also agree:

  • 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.
    • any equipment or network or software owned or used by any third party.

3. Content standards

These content standards apply to any and all material which you contribute to our site (contributions), and to any interactive services associated with it.

You must comply with the spirit of the following standards as well as the latter. The standards apply to each part of any contribution as well as to its whole.

Contributions must:

    Be accurate (where they state facts) Be genuinely held (where they state opinions) Comply with applicable law in the UK and in any country from which they are posted

Contributions must not:

  • Contain any material which is defamatory of any person
  • Contain any material which is obscene, offensive, hateful or inflammatory
  • Promote sexually explicit material
  • Promote violence
  • Promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age
  • Infringe any copyright, database right or trade mark of any other person
  • Be likely to deceive any person
  • Be made in breach of any legal duty owed to a third party, such as a contractual duty or a duty of confidence
  • Promote any illegal activity
  • Be threatening, abuse or invade another's privacy, or cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety
  • Be likely to harass, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person
  • Be used to impersonate any person, or to misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person
  • Give the impression that they emanate from us, if this is not the case
  • Advocate, promote or assist any unlawful act such as (by way of example only) copyright infringement or computer misuse

4. Suspension and termination

We will determine, in our discretion, whether there has been a breach of this acceptable use policy through your use of our site. When a breach of this policy has occurred, we may take such action as we deem appropriate.

Failure to comply with this acceptable use policy constitutes a material breach of the terms of use upon which you are permitted to use our site, and may result in our taking all or any of the following actions:

  • Immediate, temporary or permanent withdrawal of your right to use our site
  • Immediate, temporary or permanent removal of any posting or material uploaded by you to our site
  • Issue of a warning to you
  • Legal proceedings against you for reimbursement of all costs on an indemnity basis (including, but not limited to, reasonable administrative and legal costs) resulting from the breach
  • Further legal action against you
  • Disclosure of such information to law enforcement authorities as we reasonably feel is necessary
  • We exclude liability for actions taken in response to breaches of this acceptable use policy. The responses described in this policy are not limited, and we may take any other action we reasonably deem appropriate.

5. Changes to the acceptable use policy

We may revise this acceptable use policy at any time by amending this page. You are expected to check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we make, as they are legally binding on you. Some of the provisions contained in this acceptable use policy may also be superseded by provisions or notices published elsewhere on our site.

May 2016

Terms of Website Use

This document (together with the documents referred to on it) informs you the terms of use on which you may make use of our Web.UK website (our site), whether as a guest or a registered user. Please read these terms of use carefully before you start to use the site. By using our site, you indicate that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to abide by them.

1. 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 (see below). 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 identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential, and you must not disclose it to any third party. We have the right to disable any user identification code 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 the provisions of these terms of use.

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.

When using our site, you must comply with the provisions of our acceptable use policy.

3. Intellectual property rights

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.

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.

If you print off, copy or download any part of our site in breach of these terms of use, your right to use our site will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

4. Reliance on information posted

The site contains material, comments and information submitted and created by third parties. They are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed. We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to our site, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.

We do not endorse commentary and other materials posted on our site. It is not necessarily reviewed by us prior to posting and does not necessarily reflect our opinions or policies.

5. Our site changes regularly

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. Any of the material on our site may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material.

6. Our liability

The material displayed on our site is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, we, other members of our group of companies, our officers and directors 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:
    • loss of income or revenue;
    • loss of business;
    • loss of profits or contracts;
    • loss of anticipated savings;
    • loss of data;
    • loss of goodwill;
    • wasted management or office time; and for 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.

We exclude all liability for any illegality arising from or error, omission or inaccuracy in material posted on our site by third parties and we take no responsibility for such material. We make no warranties, express or implied, as to the content or to the accuracy and reliability of the material or any content or information that you transmit to other uses of the site.

We are not responsible for the conduct, whether online or offline, of any user of our site.

7. Information about you and your visits to our site

We process information about you in accordance with our privacy policy. By using our site, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.

8. Uploading material to our site

Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to upload material to our site, or to make contact with other users of our site, you must comply with the content standards set out in our acceptable use policy. You warrant that any such contribution does comply with those standards, and you indemnify us for any breach of that warranty.

Any material you upload to our site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary, and we have the right to use, copy, distribute and disclose to third parties any such material for any purpose. We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any material posted or uploaded by you to our site constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy.

We will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any materials posted by you or any other user of our site.

We are under no obligation to publish any material or posting you make on our site and we have the right to amend or remove any material or posting you make on our site at our sole discretion, except as otherwise provided under our Advertiser Terms and Conditions.

9. Customer reviews

Customers who have used the products or services of a business registered with Web.UK may comment on their experience with and provide their opinion of that business. These reviews will be publicly available on our site. Web.UK is not the publisher of these reviews and we take no responsibility and assume no liability for any review posted or uploaded by any third party, or for any loss or damage thereto, nor are we liable for any mistakes, defamation, omissions, falsehoods, obscenity, or profanity which may be posted. We are under no obligation to screen, edit or monitor any of the reviews posted on our site and will not be in any way responsible or liable for such these reviews.

10. Customer review guidelines

All customer reviews posted on Web.UK should comply with the following guidelines:

Appropriate content - Reviews should not contain profanity, vulgarity, abuse, threats, hate speech, or other content that is not appropriate for our website.

Written by customers - Reviews should be written by customers who have experienced the products or services of the business first-hand.

Independent and original - Customers may write one review on any given business listing. The review must be original and unique and not be quoted from other sources.

Conflict of interest & Impersonation - We do not accept reviews of businesses from direct employees or competitive organisations; we also do not accept reviews from the business itself.

Personal and confidential information - We do not accept reviews that contain personal or confidential details including personal contact information, credit card details etc.

When posting reviews, you must comply with the provisions of our acceptable use policy.

We reserve the right to remove any customer review which is found to be in breach of the guidelines listed above at the earliest opportunity.

11. Viruses, hacking and other offences

You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack.

By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.

We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.

12. 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.

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 content standards set out in our acceptable use policy.

If you wish to make any use of material on our site other than that set out above, please address your request to help@web.uk

13. 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.

14. Jurisdiction and applicable law

The English courts will have non-exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, a visit to our site although we retain the right to bring proceedings against you for breach of these conditions in your country of residence or any other relevant country. These terms of use and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with them or their subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of England and Wales.

15. Variations

We may revise these terms of use at any time by amending this page. You are expected to check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we made, as they are binding on you. Some of the provisions contained in these terms of use may also be superseded by provisions or notices published elsewhere on our site.

16. Your concerns

If you have any concerns about material which appears on our site, please contact help@web.uk

August 2016