Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully. All contracts that the Provider may enter into from time to
time for the provision of the Hosted Services shall be governed by these Terms and Conditions, and the Provider will ask the Customer for
the Customer's express written acceptance of these Terms and Conditions before providing any such services to the Customer.
Except to the extent expressly provided otherwise, in these Terms and Conditions:
"Account" means an account enabling a person to access and use the Hosted Services, including both
administrator accounts and user accounts;
"Affiliate" means a person or entity whom the Customer has provided with
access to the Hosted Services for the purpose of referring consumers with a legal need to the Customer;
"Agreement" means a contract made under these Terms and Conditions between the Provider and the
"Business Day" means any weekday other than a bank or public holiday in England;
"Business Hours" means the hours of 09:00 to 17:00 GMT/BST on a Business Day;
"Charges" means the amounts specified in the Fee Schedule published on the Provider website (www.quotexpress.co.uk) as at the Effective Date and varied from time to time by the Provider;
"Customer" means the person or entity identified as such in the Services Order Form;
"Customer Data" means all data, works and materials: uploaded to or stored on the Platform by the
Customer; transmitted by the Platform at the instigation of the Customer; supplied by the Customer to the Provider for uploading to,
transmission by or storage on the Platform; or generated by the Platform as a result of the use of the Hosted Services by the
Customer (but excluding analytics data relating to the use of the Platform and server log files);
"Customer Personal Data" means any Personal Data that is processed by the Provider on behalf of the
Customer in relation to the Agreement;
"Data Protection Laws" means all applicable laws relating to the processing of Personal Data
including, while it is in force and applicable to Customer Personal Data, the General Data Protection Regulation (Regulation (EU)
"Effective Date" means following the Customer completing and submitting the online Services Order
Form published by the Provider on the Provider's website, the date upon which the Provider sends to the Customer their login information;
"Force Majeure Event" means an event, or a series of related events, that is outside the reasonable
control of the party affected (including failures of the internet or any public telecommunications network, hacker attacks, denial
of service attacks, virus or other malicious software attacks or infections, power failures, industrial disputes affecting any third
party, changes to the law, disasters, explosions, fires, floods, riots, terrorist attacks and wars);
"Free Cancellation Period" means the period of 30 days from the Effective Date,
ending at Midnight on the 30th day;
"Hosted Services" means QuoteXpress, which will be made available by the Provider to each Customer
as a service via the internet in accordance with these Terms and Conditions;
"Intellectual Property Rights" means all intellectual property rights wherever in the world, whether
registrable or unregistrable, registered or unregistered, including any application or right of application for such rights (and
these "intellectual property rights" include copyright and related rights, database rights, confidential information, trade secrets,
know-how, business names, trade names, trade marks, service marks, passing off rights, unfair competition rights, patents, petty
patents, utility models, semi-conductor topography rights and rights in designs);
"Mobile App" means the mobile application known as QuoteXpress that is made available by the
Provider through the Google Play Store and the Apple App Store;
"Personal Data" has the meaning given to it in the Data Protection Laws applicable in the United
Kingdom from time to time;
"Platform" means the platform managed by the Provider and used by the Provider to provide the Hosted
Services, including the application and database software for the Hosted Services, the system and server software used to provide
the Hosted Services, and the computer hardware on which that application, database, system and server software is installed;
"Provider" means QuoteXpress Ltd, a company incorporated in England and Wales (registration number
07791201) having its registered office at 41 Bridgeman Terrace, Wigan, WN1 1TT;
"Services" means any services that the Provider provides to the Customer, or has an obligation to
provide to the Customer, under these Terms and Conditions;
"Services Order Form" means an online order form published by the Provider and completed and
submitted by the Customer incorporating these Terms and Conditions by reference;
"Subscription" means the Subscription Period over which the Customer has
agreed to subscribe to the Hosted Services as detailed in the Services Order Form;
"Subscription Period" means monthly (one
calendar month) as detailed in the Services Order Form;
"Support Services" means support in relation to the use of, and the identification and resolution of
errors in, the Hosted Services, but shall not include the provision of training services;
"Supported Web Browser" means the current release from time to time of Microsoft Edge, Mozilla
Firefox, Google Chrome or Apple Safari;
"Term" means the term of the Agreement, commencing in accordance with Clause 2.1 and ending in
accordance with Clause 2.2; and
"Terms and Conditions" means all the documentation containing the provisions of the Agreement,
namely the main body of these Terms and Conditions and Schedule 1 (Acceptable Use Policy), including any amendments to that
documentation from time to time.
The Agreement shall come into force upon the Effective Date.
The Agreement shall continue in force indefinitely, subject to termination in accordance with Clause 15.
Unless the parties expressly agree otherwise in writing, each Services Order Form shall create a distinct contract
under these Terms and Conditions.
The Provider hereby grants to the Customer a non-exclusive licence to use the Hosted Services by means of a
Supported Web Browser during the Term.
The licence granted by the Provider to the Customer under Clause 3.1 is subject to the following limitations:
the Hosted Services may only be used by the officers, employees, agents and subcontractors of either the Customer or an Affiliate.
Except to the extent expressly permitted in these Terms and Conditions or required by law on a non-excludable
basis, the licence granted by the Provider to the Customer under Clause 3.1 is subject to the following prohibitions:
the Customer must not sub-license its right to access and use the Hosted Services;
the Customer must not permit any unauthorised person to access or use the Hosted Services;
the Customer must not use the Hosted Services to provide services to third parties;
the Customer must not republish or redistribute any content or material from the Hosted Services; and
the Customer must not conduct or request that any other person conduct any load testing or penetration testing on the Platform or
Hosted Services without the prior written consent of the Provider.
The Customer shall use reasonable endeavours, including reasonable security measures relating to administrator
Account access details, to ensure that no unauthorised person may gain access to the Hosted Services using an administrator Account.
The Provider shall use all reasonable endeavours to maintain the availability of the Hosted Services to the
Customer at the gateway between the public internet and the network of the hosting services provider for the Hosted Services, but does not
guarantee 100% availability.
The Customer must comply with Schedule 1 (Acceptable Use Policy), and must ensure that all persons using the
Hosted Services with the authority of the Customer or by means of an administrator Account comply with Schedule 1 (Acceptable Use Policy).
The Customer must not use the Hosted Services in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the Hosted Services
or Platform or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the Hosted Services.
The Customer must not use the Hosted Services:
in any way that is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful; or
in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.
For the avoidance of doubt, the Customer has no right to access the software code (including object code,
intermediate code and source code) of the Platform, either during or after the Term.
The Provider may suspend the provision of the Hosted Services if any amount due to be paid by the Customer to the
Provider under the Agreement is overdue, and the Provider has given to the Customer at least 30 days' written notice, following the amount
becoming overdue, of its intention to suspend the Hosted Services on this basis.
The Customer hereby grants to the Provider a non-exclusive licence to copy, reproduce, store, distribute, publish,
export, adapt, edit and translate the Customer Data to the extent reasonably required for the performance of the Provider's obligations and
the exercise of the Provider's rights under the Agreement. The Customer also grants to the Provider the right to sub-license these rights to
its hosting, connectivity and telecommunications service providers, subject to any express restrictions elsewhere in the Agreement.
The Customer warrants to the Provider that the Customer Data will not infringe the Intellectual Property Rights or
other legal rights of any person, and will not breach the provisions of any law, statute or regulation, in any jurisdiction and under any
The Provider shall provide the Support Services to the Customer during the Term.
The Provider shall make available to the Customer a helpdesk - help can be requested by emailing the designated support email address or by opening a ticket through the website.
The Provider shall make available telephone support for Customers on a paid subscription only
Requests made by any other method (for example to the email addresses of individual staff members) are not guaranteed to be answered and are not subject to our standard service levels.
The Provider shall provide the Support Services in accordance with the standards of skill and care reasonably
expected from a leading service provider in the Provider's industry.
The Customer may use the helpdesk for the purposes of requesting and, where applicable, receiving the Support
Services; and the Customer must not use the helpdesk for any other purpose.
The Provider shall respond promptly to all requests for Support Services made by the Customer through the
The Provider may suspend the provision of the Support Services if any amount due to be paid by the Customer to the
Provider under the Agreement is overdue, and the Provider has given to the Customer at least 30 days' written notice, following the amount
becoming overdue, of its intention to suspend the Support Services on this basis.
The parties acknowledge and agree that the use of the Mobile App, the parties' respective rights and obligations
in relation to the Mobile App and any liabilities of either party arising out of the use of the Mobile App shall be subject to separate
terms and conditions, and accordingly these Terms and Conditions shall not govern any such use, rights, obligations or liabilities.
No assignment of Intellectual Property Rights
Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall operate to assign or transfer any Intellectual Property Rights from
the Provider to the Customer, or from the Customer to the Provider.
Any and all rights to the Platform, its contents, and any documentation provided therewith, including title,
ownership rights and Intellectual Property Rights therein shall remain the sole and exclusive property of the Provider.
The Customer shall not use the Intellectual Property Rights of the Provider without the prior written
consent of the Provider. Contravention of this provision shall be construed as a material breach of this Agreement.
The Customer shall pay the Charges to the Provider in accordance with these Terms and Conditions.
All amounts stated in or in relation to these Terms and Conditions are, unless the context requires otherwise,
stated exclusive of any applicable value added taxes, which will be added to those amounts and payable by the Customer to the Provider.
The Provider may elect to vary any element of the Charges by giving to the Customer not less than 30 days' written
notice of the variation.
For a new annual Subscription the Provider shall raise an invoice to the Customer on the Effective Date for the full twelve month period at the agreed annual charge
For a new monthly Subscription the Provider shall raise an invoice to the Customer on the Effective Date for a one month period at the agreed monthly charge
Subscriptions shall renew automatically in accordance with Clause 15 and the Provider shall raise an invoice
to the Customer on the first day of the new Subscription Period
For each Instant Message sent through SMS, the Provider shall charge the Customer a fee of £0.05+VAT per
SMS. For each Instant Message received through SMS, the Provider shall charge the Customer a fee of £0.02+VAT per SMS. For clarity, a
single Instant Message may require multiple SMSs to be delivered, due to SMS messages being limited to 160 characters length each.
Instant Messages sent by other delivery methods (for example Facebook Messenger) will not be charged, unless agreed in writing between
If any additional work is requested by the Customer, the Provider shall provide a quote for the work based
on the Provider day rate of £400 + VAT, and agreed in writing between the Customer and Provider before being undertaken.
The Customer must pay the Charges to the Provider within the period of 14 days following the issue of an
The Customer must pay the Charges by direct debit or bank transfer using such payment details as are notified
by the Provider to the Customer from time to time.
If the Customer does not pay any amount properly due to the Provider under these Terms and Conditions, the
charge the Customer interest on the overdue amount at the rate of 8% per annum above the Bank of England base rate from time to time
(which interest will accrue daily until the date of actual payment and be compounded at the end of each calendar month); or
claim interest and statutory compensation from the Customer pursuant to the Late Payment of Commercial Debts (Interest) Act 1998.
Each party shall comply with the Data Protection Laws with respect to the processing of the Customer Personal
The Customer warrants to the Provider that it has the legal right to disclose all Personal Data that it does
in fact disclose to the Provider under or in connection with the Agreement.
The Customer warrants to the Provider that any Affiliate has the legal right to disclose all Personal Data
that it does in fact disclose to the Provider under or in connection with the Agreement.
The Customer shall only supply to the Provider, and the Provider shall only process, in each case under or in
relation to the Agreement, the Personal Data of Customer clients of the following types: names, email addresses, telephone numbers, postal
addresses and information pertaining to legal matters of the clients; and the Provider shall only process the Customer Personal Data for the
following purposes: supporting the Customer in offering services to its clients.
The Provider shall only process the Customer Personal Data during the Term and for not more than 30 days following
the end of the Term, subject to the other provisions of this Clause 10.
The Provider shall only process the Customer Personal Data on the documented instructions of the Customer
(including with regard to transfers of the Customer Personal Data to any place outside the European Economic Area), as set out in these
Terms and Conditions or any other document agreed by the parties in writing.
Notwithstanding any other provision of these Terms and Conditions, the Provider may process the Customer Personal
Data if and to the extent that the Provider is required to do so by applicable law. In such a case, the Provider shall inform the Customer
of the legal requirement before processing, unless that law prohibits such information.
The Provider shall ensure that persons authorised to process the Customer Personal Data have committed themselves
to confidentiality or are under an appropriate statutory obligation of confidentiality.
The Provider and the Customer shall each implement appropriate technical and organisational measures to ensure an
appropriate level of security for the Customer Personal Data, including the measures specified in the information security policy of the
Provider (as it may be updated by the Provider from time to time).
The Provider must not engage any third party to process the Customer Personal Data without the prior specific or
general written authorisation of the Customer. In the case of a general written authorisation, the Provider shall inform the Customer at
least 14 days in advance of any intended changes concerning the addition or replacement of any third party processor, and if the Customer
objects to any such changes before their implementation, then the Provider must not implement the changes. The Provider shall ensure that
each third party processor is subject to equivalent legal obligations as those imposed on the Provider by this Clause 10.
As at the Effective Date, the Provider is hereby authorised by the Customer to engage, as sub-processors with
respect to Customer Personal Data, the following third parties: Brightbox Systems Ltd, a company incorporated in England and Wales
(registration number 06359729) having its registered office at Tower Works, Globe Road, Leeds, LS11 5QG.
The Provider shall, insofar as possible and taking into account the nature of the processing, take appropriate
technical and organisational measures to assist the Customer with the fulfilment of the Customer's obligation to respond to requests
exercising a data subject's rights under the Data Protection Laws.
The Provider shall assist the Customer in ensuring compliance with the obligations relating to the security of
processing of personal data, the notification of personal data breaches to the supervisory authority, the communication of personal data
breaches to the data subject, data protection impact assessments and prior consultation in relation to high-risk processing under the Data
Protection Laws. The Provider shall report any Personal Data breach relating to the Customer Personal Data to the Customer within 24 hours
following the Provider becoming aware of the breach. The Provider may charge the Customer at its standard time-based charging rates for any
work performed by the Provider at the request of the Customer pursuant to this Clause 10.13.
The Provider shall make available to the Customer all information necessary to demonstrate the compliance of the
Provider with its obligations under this Clause 10 and the Data Protection Laws.
The Provider shall, at the choice of the Customer, delete or return all of the Customer Personal Data to the
Customer after the provision of services relating to the processing, and shall delete existing copies save to the extent that applicable law
requires storage of the relevant Personal Data.
The Provider shall allow for and contribute to audits, including inspections, conducted by the Customer or another
auditor mandated by the Customer in respect of the compliance of the Provider's processing of Customer Personal Data with the Data
Protection Laws and this Clause 10. The Provider may charge the Customer at its standard time-based charging rates for any work performed by
the Provider at the request of the Customer pursuant to this Clause 10.16.
If any changes or prospective changes to the Data Protection Laws result or will result in one or both parties not
complying with the Data Protection Laws in relation to processing of Personal Data carried out under these Terms and Conditions, then the
parties shall use their best endeavours promptly to agree such variations to these Terms and Conditions as may be necessary to remedy such
The Customer warrants to the Provider that it has the legal right and authority to enter into the Agreement and to
perform its obligations under these Terms and Conditions.
All of the parties' warranties and representations in respect of the subject matter of the Agreement are expressly
set out in these Terms and Conditions. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, no other warranties or representations concerning
the subject matter of the Agreement will be implied into the Agreement or any related contract.
Acknowledgements and warranty limitations
The Customer acknowledges that complex software is never wholly free from defects, errors and bugs; and subject to
the other provisions of these Terms and Conditions, the Provider gives no warranty or representation that the Hosted Services will be wholly
free from defects, errors and bugs.
The Customer acknowledges that complex software is never entirely free from security vulnerabilities; and subject
to the other provisions of these Terms and Conditions, the Provider gives no warranty or representation that the Hosted Services will be
The Customer acknowledges that the Provider will not provide any legal, financial, accountancy or taxation advice
under these Terms and Conditions or in relation to the Hosted Services; and, except to the extent expressly provided otherwise in these
Terms and Conditions, the Provider does not warrant or represent that the Hosted Services or the use of the Hosted Services by the Customer
will not give rise to any legal liability on the part of the Customer or any other person.
Limitations and exclusions of liability
Nothing in these Terms and Conditions will:
limit or exclude any liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence;
limit or exclude any liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation;
limit any liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law; or
exclude any liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law.
The limitations and exclusions of liability set out in this Clause 13 and elsewhere in these Terms and Conditions:
are subject to Clause 13.1; and
govern all liabilities arising under these Terms and Conditions or relating to the subject matter of these Terms and Conditions,
including liabilities arising in contract, in tort (including negligence) and for breach of statutory duty, except to the extent
expressly provided otherwise in these Terms and Conditions.
Neither party shall be liable to the other party in respect of any losses arising out of a Force Majeure Event.
The Provider will not be liable to the Customer in respect of any loss of profits or anticipated savings.
The Provider will not be liable to the Customer in respect of any loss of revenue or income.
The Provider will not be liable to the Customer in respect of any loss of use or production.
The Provider will not be liable to the Customer in respect of any loss of business, contracts or opportunities.
The Provider will not be liable to the Customer in respect of any loss or corruption of any data, database or
The Provider will not be liable to the Customer in respect of any special, indirect or consequential loss or
Force Majeure Event
If a Force Majeure Event gives rise to a failure or delay in either party performing any obligation under the
Agreement, that obligation will be suspended for the duration of the Force Majeure Event.
Termination & Renewals
Either party may terminate the Agreement immediately by giving written notice of termination to the other
party at any time during the Free Cancellation Period. If the Agreement is cancelled during this period
then the Subscription charge will not be payable and the invoice raised on the Effective Date shall be cancelled.
The Customer agrees to pay any SMS charges (if applicable) as detailed in the Charges clause.
For a monthly Subscription the Agreement shall continue from one Subscription Period to the next unless the
Customer gives at least 15 days' written notice of termination prior to the end of the current Subscription Period, and in the absence
of such notice charges for another monthly Subscription shall fall due.
For a monthly Subscription the Provider may terminate the Agreement by giving the Customer at least 45 days'
written notice of termination.
Either party may terminate the Agreement immediately by giving written notice of termination to the other party if
the other party commits a material breach of these Terms and Conditions.
Either party may terminate the Agreement immediately by giving written notice of termination to the other party
the other party:
ceases to conduct all (or substantially all) of its business;
is or becomes unable to pay its debts as they fall due;
is or becomes insolvent or is declared insolvent; or
convenes a meeting or makes or proposes to make any arrangement or composition with its creditors;
an administrator, administrative receiver, liquidator, receiver, trustee, manager or similar is appointed over any of the assets of
the other party;
an order is made for the winding up of the other party, or the other party passes a resolution for its winding up (other than for
the purpose of a solvent company reorganisation where the resulting entity will assume all the obligations of the other party under
the Agreement); or
if that other party is an individual:
that other party dies;
as a result of illness or incapacity, that other party becomes incapable of managing his or her own affairs; or
that other party is the subject of a bankruptcy petition or order.
Effects of termination
Upon the termination of the Agreement, all of the provisions of these Terms and Conditions shall cease to have
effect, save that the following provisions of these Terms and Conditions shall survive and continue to have effect (in accordance with their
express terms or otherwise indefinitely): Clauses 1, 3.9, 6, 9.1, 9.3, 10.1, 10.4, 10.5, 10.6, 10.7, 10.8, 10.9, 10.10, 10.11, 10.12, 10.13,
10.14, 10.15, 10.16, 10.17, 13, 16, 19 and 20.
Except to the extent that these Terms and Conditions expressly provides otherwise, the termination of the
Agreement shall not affect the accrued rights of either party.
Within 30 days following the termination of the Agreement for any reason:
the Customer must pay to the Provider any Charges in respect of Services provided to the Customer before the termination of the
the Provider must refund to the Customer any Charges paid by the Customer to the Provider in respect of Services that were to be
provided to the Customer after the termination of the Agreement,
without prejudice to the parties' other legal rights.
Any notice from one party to the other party under these Terms and Conditions must be given by one of the
sent by email to the relevant email address specified through the Hosted Services, in which case the notice shall be deemed to be
received upon receipt of the email by the recipient's email server,
providing that, if the stated time of deemed receipt is not within Business Hours, then the time of deemed receipt shall be when Business
Hours next begin after the stated time.
Subject to any express restrictions elsewhere in these Terms and Conditions, the Provider may subcontract any of
its obligations under the Agreement.
No breach of any provision of the Agreement shall be waived except with the express written consent of the party
not in breach.
If any provision of the Agreement is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or
unenforceable, the other provisions of the Agreement will continue in effect. If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision would be lawful
or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect
(unless that would contradict the clear intention of the parties, in which case the entirety of the relevant provision will be deemed to be
The Provider may vary the Agreement by giving to the Customer at least 30 days' written notice of the variation.
Subject to this, the Agreement may only be varied by a written document signed by or on behalf of each of the parties.
The Customer hereby agrees that the Provider may assign the Provider's contractual rights and obligations under
the Agreement to any successor to all or a substantial part of the business of the Provider from time to time. The Customer must not without
the prior written consent of the Provider assign, transfer or otherwise deal with any of the Customer's contractual rights or obligations
under the Agreement.
The Agreement is made for the benefit of the parties, and is not intended to benefit any third party or be
enforceable by any third party. The rights of the parties to terminate, rescind, or agree any amendment, waiver, variation or settlement
under or relating to the Agreement are not subject to the consent of any third party.
Subject to Clause 13.1, a Services Order Form, together with these Terms and Conditions and any Schedules, shall
constitute the entire agreement between the parties in relation to the subject matter of that Services Order Form, and shall supersede all
previous agreements, arrangements and understandings between the parties in respect of that subject matter.
The Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law.
The courts of England shall have exclusive jurisdiction to adjudicate any dispute arising under or in connection
with the Agreement.
In these Terms and Conditions, a reference to a statute or statutory provision includes a reference to:
that statute or statutory provision as modified, consolidated and/or re-enacted from time to time; and
any subordinate legislation made under that statute or statutory provision.
The Clause headings do not affect the interpretation of these Terms and Conditions.
References in these Terms and Conditions to "calendar months" are to the 12 named periods (January, February and
so on) into which a year is divided.
In these Terms and Conditions, general words shall not be given a restrictive interpretation by reason of being
preceded or followed by words indicating a particular class of acts, matters or things.
Schedule 1 (Acceptable Use Policy)
This acceptable use policy (the "Policy") sets out the rules governing:
the use of the website at [*.quotexpress.co.uk], any successor website, and the services available on that website or any
successor website (the "Services"); and
the transmission, storage and processing of content by you, or by any person on your behalf, using the Services ("Content").
References in this Policy to "you" are to any customer for the Services and any individual user of the Services
(and "your" should be construed accordingly); and references in this Policy to "us" are to QuoteXpress (and "we" and "our" should be
By using the Services, you agree to the rules set out in this Policy.
We will ask for your express agreement to the terms of this Policy before you upload or submit any Content or
otherwise use the Services.
General usage rules
You must not use the Services in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the Services or impairment of the
availability or accessibility of the Services.
You must not use the Services:
in any way that is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent, deceptive or harmful; or
in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent, deceptive or harmful purpose or activity.
You must ensure that all Content complies with the provisions of this Policy.
Content must not be illegal or unlawful, must not infringe any person's legal rights, and must not be capable of
giving rise to legal action against any person (in each case in any jurisdiction and under any applicable law).
Content, and the use of Content by us in any manner licensed or otherwise authorised by you, must not:
be libellous or maliciously false;
be obscene or indecent;
infringe any copyright, moral right, database right, trade mark right, design right, right in passing off, or other intellectual
infringe any right of confidence, right of privacy or right under data protection legislation;
constitute negligent advice or contain any negligent statement;
constitute an incitement to commit a crime, instructions for the commission of a crime or the promotion of criminal activity;
be in contempt of any court, or in breach of any court order;
constitute a breach of racial or religious hatred or discrimination legislation;
constitute a breach of official secrets legislation; or
constitute a breach of any contractual obligation owed to any person.
You must ensure that Content is not and has never been the subject of any threatened or actual legal proceedings
or other similar complaint.
Content must be appropriate for all persons who have access to or are likely to access the Content in question.
Content must not depict violence.
Content must not be pornographic or sexually explicit.
Content must not be untrue, false, inaccurate or misleading.
Statements of fact contained in Content and relating to persons (legal or natural) must be true; and statements of
opinion contained in Content and relating to persons (legal or natural) must be reasonable, be honestly held and indicate the basis of the
Content may consist of or contain legal advice, but must not consist of or contain any financial, investment,
taxation, accountancy, medical or other professional advice, and you must not use the Services to provide any financial, investment,
taxation, accountancy, medical or other professional advisory services other than legal advisory services.
Content must not consist of or contain any advice, instructions or other information that may be acted upon and
could, if acted upon, cause death, illness or personal injury, damage to property, or any other loss or damage.
Content must be appropriate, civil and tasteful, and accord with generally accepted standards of etiquette and
behaviour on the internet.
Content must not be offensive, deceptive, threatening, abusive, harassing, menacing, hateful, discriminatory or
Content must not be liable to cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety.
You must not use the Services to send any hostile communication or any communication intended to insult, including
such communications directed at a particular person or group of people.
You must not use the Services for the purpose of deliberately upsetting or offending others.
You must not unnecessarily flood the Services with material relating to a particular subject or subject area,
whether alone or in conjunction with others.
You must ensure that Content does not duplicate other content available through the Services.
You must ensure that Content is appropriately categorised.
You should use appropriate and informative titles for all Content.
You must at all times be courteous and polite to other users of the Services.
Marketing and spam
You must not without our written permission use the Services for any purpose relating to the marketing,
advertising, promotion, sale or supply of any product, service or commercial offering.
Content must not constitute or contain spam, and you must not use the Services to store or transmit spam - which
for these purposes shall include all unlawful marketing communications and unsolicited commercial communications.
You must not send any spam or other marketing communications to any person using any email address or other
contact details made available through the Services or that you find using the Services.
You must not use the Services to promote, host or operate any chain letters, Ponzi schemes, pyramid schemes,
matrix programs, multi-level marketing schemes, "get rich quick" schemes or similar letters, schemes or programs.
You must not use the Services in any way which is liable to result in the blacklisting of any of our IP
You must not use the Services for any purpose relating to gambling, gaming, betting, lotteries, sweepstakes, prize
competitions or any gambling-related activity.
You must not use the Services for any purpose relating to the offering for sale, sale or distribution of drugs or
You must not use the Services for any purpose relating to the offering for sale, sale or distribution of knives,
guns or other weapons.
You acknowledge that we may actively monitor the Content and the use of the Services.
You must not conduct any systematic or automated data scraping, data mining, data extraction or data harvesting,
or other systematic or automated data collection activity, by means of or in relation to the Services.
You must not link to any material using or by means of the Services that would, if it were made available through
the Services, breach the provisions of this Policy.
The Content must not contain or consist of, and you must not promote, distribute or execute by means of the
Services, any viruses, worms, spyware, adware or other harmful or malicious software, programs, routines, applications or technologies.
The Content must not contain or consist of, and you must not promote, distribute or execute by means of the
Services, any software, programs, routines, applications or technologies that will or may have a material negative effect upon the
performance of a computer or introduce material security risks to a computer.