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Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions

Wales.gov.uk and Cymru.gov.ukare government websites managed by the Welsh Government on behalf of the Welsh Ministers, henceforth referred to as (“we”/”us”). In entering our site you the user ('You') are accepting our Terms and Conditions.

This Welsh Government website and its associated sites are maintained for your personal use and viewing. Access and use by you of this site constitutes acceptance by you of these Terms and Conditions, which take effect from the date of first use.

Changes to these Terms and Conditions

We may make changes to these terms and conditions at any time. Changes will be posted here and will be effective immediately. Regularly reviewing this page ensures that you are always aware of the terms and conditions for your use of this site.

Hyperlinking

Hyperlinking to us at wales.gov.uk: 

You do not have to ask permission to link directly to pages hosted on this site. We do not object to you linking directly to the information that is hosted on our site provided that you do so in a way that is fair, 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. 

We would prefer it if our pages were not to be loaded into frames on your site. Welsh Government web pages should load into the user's entire window. We do not permit our pages to be loaded into frames on your site.

Portal owners: If you wish to include Welsh Government web pages within a portal site then please contact the Webmaster@wales.gsi.gov.uk. Please include your contact details name, address, telephone number, fax number and e-mail and a description of your portal site.
We reserve the right withdraw our permission to your linking to this site without notice.

Hyperlinks from this website:

Where this site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only and should not be taken as endorsement of any kind. We are not responsible for the content or reliability of the linked websites. We cannot guarantee that these links will work all of the time and we have no control over the availability of linked pages.

Virus protection

We make every effort to check and test material at all stages of production. It is always wise for you to run an anti-virus program on all material downloaded from the Internet. We cannot accept any responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system which may occur whilst using material derived from Welsh Government websites.

Disclaimer

While we have taken every effort to ensure that the information contained within this site is correct and accurate, the content on this site is not intended to be used as a substitute for legal or professional advice. You should seek legal or professional advice particular to your circumstances.

No liability can be accepted for any inaccuracies on this site.

We do not accept any liability for any loss or damage resulting from the use of the material contained in this site. We assume no responsibility for the contents of any other website to which this site links via hypertext.

The information on this site, including third party information, products and services are provided 'as is' without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.

We do not warrant that the functions contained in the material contained in this site will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or represent the full functionality, accuracy, reliability of the materials.
In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including, without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising (in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise)  from use or loss of use of, data, or profits, arising out of or in connection with the use of Welsh Government websites.

Nothing in these terms and conditions exclude or limit our liability for death, personal injury, fraud or any other liability where such exclusion or limitation is not permitted by statute.

General

If we waive any rights available to us under these terms and conditions on any occasion, this does not mean that those rights will automatically be waived on any other or subsequent occasion. 

If any part of these terms and conditions are held to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal for any reason, the remaining terms and conditions shall nevertheless continue in full force. 

These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. Any dispute arising under these Terms and Conditions shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

Resource Efficient Wales Programmes

The Welsh Government has set up a number of programmes to help support you, your community or business become more resource efficient.

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