The use of 'theukrules.co.uk' website is subject to the terms and conditions itemised on this page. The terms may relate to services, transactions, and external links to third party websites.
The website 'theukrules.co.uk' is maintained for the personal use and for viewing by all Internet visitors and users.
Access and use of this site constitutes acceptance to the full terms and conditions which take effect from the date of first use.
Note: We 'The UK Rules' do not create or enforce any rules or regulations in the United Kingdom. All content is available under the Open Government Licence v3.0 (except where stated otherwise).
The operation includes a team of writers and a research department. The aim is to provide information and clarity on the rule of law in the United Kingdom.
You agree to use 'theukrules.co.uk' only for lawful purposes. You must also use it in a way that does not infringe the rights of, or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of, this site by anyone else.
We update 'theukrules.co.uk' as a continuous process. We can choose to change or remove content at any time and without advance notice.
You can use 'theukrules.co.uk' to access online government services and transactions (e.g. GOV.UK Verify). Some are managed by Government Digital Service (GDS) or other government departments or agencies.
As such, some of these services have their own terms and conditions which also apply.
We welcome and encourage other websites to link to theukrules.co.uk. But, you must contact us to get permission if you want to either:
We have no control over the content on websites managed by other organisations. Thus, we hold no responsibility for:
Using 'theukrules.co.uk' website means you agree to release us from any claims or disputes that may come from using external sites. You should read all terms and conditions, privacy policies, and end user licences that relate to these websites before using them.
We make every effort to keep 'theukrules.co.uk' up to date and accurate. But, we do not provide any guarantees, conditions or warranties that the information will be:
Note: You should always get professional or specialist advice before doing anything on the basis of the content of 'theukrules.co.uk'.
We hold no liability for any loss or damage that may come from using 'theukrules.co.uk'. This includes, but is not limited to:
This would apply even if the loss or damage was foreseeable, arose in the normal course of things, or you advised us that it might happen. This includes (but is not limited to) the loss of your:
You can make a request for content to be removed from 'theukrules.co.uk' and we will remove any content:
Please contact us to ask for content to be removed. You must send us the web address (URL) of the content and explain why you think it needs removing. We would respond and inform you whether we will, or can, remove it.
We remove content at our discretion in discussion with the department or agency responsible for it. You can still request information under the Freedom of Information Act and the Data Protection Act.
We make every effort to check and test 'theukrules.co.uk' for viruses at every stage of production. You must make sure that the way you use 'theukrules.co.uk' does not expose you to the risk of viruses, malicious computer code or other forms of interference which can damage your computer system.
We are not responsible for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or computer system that might happen when you use 'theukrules.co.uk'.
These terms and conditions are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. Any dispute you have which relates to these terms and conditions, or your use of 'theukrules.co.uk' (whether it be contractual or non-contractual), will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.
Please check these terms and conditions regularly. We may update them at any time without notice. You will agree to any changes if you continue to use 'theukrules.co.uk' after the terms and conditions have been updated.
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