Terms Of Use

Your use of North Horsham Parish Council’s Web Site means that you agree to the following terms and conditions of use –

Use Of Cookies
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

The Parish Council website uses Google Analytics to collect information about how visitors use our site, and we use the information to help us make improvements.  The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.  For more information, see Google Analytics Privacy Policy, or you can choose to opt out of Google Analytics.

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings.  To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.

Disclaimers
North Horsham Parish Council makes no representations about the suitability of the information contained in the documents and related graphics published as part of the site for any purpose. All such documents and related graphics are provided “as is” without warranty of any kind.

The Parish Council hereby disclaim all warranties and conditions with regard to this information, including all warranties and conditions of merchantability, whether express, implied or statutory, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement.

In no event shall the Parish Council be liable for any special, indirect or consequential damages or any damages whatsoever resulting from loss of use, data or profits, whether in an action of contract, negligence or other tortious action, arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of information available from the services.

The documents and related graphics published on the services could include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically added to the information herein. The Council may make improvements and/or changes in the product(s) and/or the program(s) described herein at any time.

Links
The web site contains links to other web sites, which in turn may also contain further links. This web site may also be linked from another external site.

The Parish Council does not accept any liability for the content or reliability of any linked web sites.

The provision of links to other web sites does not mean that the Parish Council endorses the opinions or views that may be contained within those web sites.

Privacy
The Parish Council gathers information about site usage through voluntary contributions from site users. This information is necessary so as to continually improve and add to the content and quality of information contained on the site.

Any personal information details obtained by the Parish Council through users of the web site will be treated under the terms of the Data Protection Act.

Information will be retained for as long as it is necessary to ensure that a proper response is made to any comments received.

Any personally identifiable information held will only be disclosed without your permission in the following circumstances –

1.         Where the Parish Council is required to provide that information by law

2.         Where the Parish Council in good faith believes that such action is necessary to comply with the law or protect the legal rights of the Parish Council

The statements relating to privacy relate only to the Parish Council’s web site and not to any external web sites.

Copyright
While many uses of the Parish Council’s copyrighted materials do require written permission, some uses do not. Permission to download or copy any of the material contained on the web site is granted provided that it is for your own personal use only. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.

In some instances, North Horsham Parish Council cannot specifically grant permission for end users to reproduce, redistribute or modify documents, text, photos, clip art or graphics located on this website or the sites design and coding, because some items may be owned by third parties and licensed to the Parish Council.

The Parish Council is not the copyright owner of everything that is posted on the website. Therefore, you must first determine whether or not the Parish Council is identified as the copyright owner. If another party is identified as the copyright owner, please contact them directly for permission to use the documentation. If there is no copyright attribution or if the Parish Council is identified as the copyright owner please email webmaster@northhorsham-pc.gov.uk

The Parish Council does not object to third party use of screen shots in books and other printed matter, on video tape, on web pages, or in television programmes so long as the use is not disparaging.