TERMS OF WEBSITE AND ACCEPTABLE USE POLICY
YOUR CHURCH WEDDING
This policy is effective from 2 November 2015
PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE
TERMS OF WEBSITE USE
Use of our sites includes accessing, browsing, or registering to use our sites. Please ensure you have read and understood to this policy. We recommend that you print a copy of this for future reference. If you do not agree to this policy, you must not use our sites.
OTHER APPLICABLE TERMS
INFORMATION ABOUT US
Our sites are operated by the Archbishops’ Council which is a body pursuant to section 1 (1) of the National Institutions Measure 1998 whose objects are to co-ordinate, promote, aid and further the work and mission of the Church of England. Pursuant to section 1(2) of the National Institutions Measure 1998 the Archbishops’ Council is established for charitable purposes, charity number 1074857 together with its representatives (“We”). We are located at Church House, Great Smith Street, London, SW1P 3AZ.
We are registered with the Information Commissioner, registration number Z6034304.
If you would like more information about the Archbishops’ Council please go to the following website for more information www.churchofengland.org
CHANGES TO THESE TERMS
CHANGES TO OUR SITES
We may update our sites from time to time, and may change the content at any time. However, please note that any of the content on our sites may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update it.
We do not guarantee that our sites, or any content on it, will be free from errors or omissions.
ACCESSING OUR SITES
Every effort is made to keep these sites and any associated support up and running smoothly. However, we do not guarantee that our sites, or any content on them, will always be available, uninterrupted or that support will be available. Access to our sites is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of our sites without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason our sites are unavailable at any time or for any period.
You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our sites.
YOUR ACCOUNT AND PASSWORD
We will give you a user password as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential. You must not disclose it to any third party. We have the right to disable any User Account at any time.
If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your user password, you must promptly notify us via the contact system on the web site and change your password.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
Save where you have entered information on our sites and created any rights (in which case the rights will remain with you or the owner) we are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our sites, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
Please note that some content found on this site may be the copyright of third parties reproduced with kind permission, consent, under licence or within the acts permitted by the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988.
Any third party who believes any part of this site infringes any of their rights should contact us immediately.
INFORMATION WE PROVIDE AND NO RELIANCE ON INFORMATION
Information we provide may include, but is not limited to, help files, hints and tips, tutorials, tours, user support, fees structure, legal information, extracts (including but not limited to secular and Christian readings, poems, songs and other literature) alerts, announcements, news articles, and other general information and may be in any format. Format includes, but is not limited to text, images, photographs, audio, video and may be delivered by multiple mediums including, but not limited to an associated web site, face to face, telephone or email
Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our sites, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our sites are accurate, complete or up-to-date.
USER CONTRIBUTED INFORMATION
The information you contribute must be up to date and correct at the time of contribution and you must keep it up to date and correct as required by the 4th principle of the Data Protection Act 1998.
Where you contribute information on any part of our sites you must comply with the provisions set out in these terms and conditions.
LIMITATION OF OUR LIABILITY
To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to our sites or any content on them, whether express or implied.
We will not be liable to any user for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:
· use of, or inability to use, our sites; or
· use of or reliance on any content displayed on our sites.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial-of-service attack, or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our sites or to your downloading of any content on them, or on any website linked to them.
We assume no responsibility for the content of websites linked to our sites. Such links should not be interpreted as endorsement by us of those linked websites. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
We do not guarantee that our sites will be secure or free from bugs or viruses. You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform in order to access our sites. You should use your own virus protection software. You must not misuse our sites 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 sites, the server on which our sites are stored or any server, computer or database connected to our sites. You must not attack our sites 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 sites will cease immediately.
LINKING TO OUR SITES
You may link to our web sites, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it.
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 to our sites in any website from any website you do not have permission to link from.
We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
THIRD PARTY LINKS AND RESOURCES IN OUR SITES
Where our sites 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. The inclusion of any links to other web sites does not imply a recommendation or endorsement of the views expressed on those web sites. You follow such links entirely at your own risk.
You may use our sites only for lawful purposes. You may not use our sites:
· 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 cause harm in any way including to people, especially minors, animals or property.
· To send, knowingly receive, upload, download, use or re-use any material which does not comply with our content standards set out below.
· To transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorised 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:
· Save as set out in this policy not to reproduce, duplicate, copy or re-sell any part of our sites in contravention of the provisions of this policy.
· Not to access without authority, interfere with, damage or disrupt:
· any part of our sites;
· any equipment or network on which our sites are stored;
· any software used in the provision of our sites; or
· any equipment or network or software owned or used by any third party.
SUSPENSION AND TERMINATION
If, in our absolute discretion, there is any inappropriate use of our sites by you we may take such action as we deem appropriate including withdrawal of your right to use our sites and if appropriate, legal proceedings.
We exclude liability for actions taken in response to inappropriate use of the sites and any breaches of this policy. The responses described in this policy are not limited, and we may take any other action we reasonably deem appropriate.
Please note that this policy, its subject matter and its formation, are governed by English law. You and we both agree that the courts of England and Wales will have exclusive jurisdiction.
To contact us, please use the form on the contact us page.