Disclaimer

Your access to and use of the Electoral Commission website as the user shall be subject to the following terms and conditions. If you do not agree with these terms, please do not use this site. We reserve the right to, at our discretion, to update or revise the terms of use. Your continued use of this site following the posting of any changes to the terms of use constitutes acceptance of those changes.

1. THE TERMS OF USE

The user agrees that:

1.1 Use of the information on the website is at the user’s sole risk. Neither the Electoral Commission nor any of its information providers, licensors, suppliers, employees, agents or Internet Service Providers

1.1.1 guarantee that the information will be uninterrupted, error-free, accurate or correct;

1.1.2 shall be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages arising out of the use of the information or inability to use the information or out of any breach of this agreement

1.2 The user shall not add to the information any material that violates the intellectual property rights of any person.

1.3 The user shall not upload, post or otherwise publish on or over the information, and not seek on or over the service, any software, file, information, communication or other content

1.3.1 which violates or infringes upon the rights of any other;

1.3.2 which, under the circumstances and in the Electoral Commission’s sole discretion, is, or is likely to be perceived by an intended recipient or target as defamatory, deceptive, misleading, abusive, profane, pornographic, offensive or inappropriate or contrary to any laws of the countries in which the information may be accessed;

1.3.3 which is unsuitable for children and minors;

1.3.4 which constitutes a threat to, harassment of, or invasion of privacy of any person or legal persons;

1.3.5 which detrimentally affects the information of the Electoral Commission in any way whatsoever;

1.3.6 which contains any virus or any other attribute that may cause a corruption of data;

1.3.7 which, without the approval of the Electoral Commission, contains any advertising, promotion or solicitation of goods or services for commercial purposes.

1.4 The Electoral Commission site may produce automated search results or otherwise link you to other sites on the Internet. These sites may contain information or material that some viewers might find inappropriate or offensive. These other sites are not under the control of the Electoral Commission and the user acknowledges that the Electoral Commission is not responsible for the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality or decency of any other aspect or the content of such sites. The inclusion of the link does not imply endorsement of the site by the Electoral Commission or any association with its operators.

2. DISCLAIMER AND INDEMNITY

2.1 The information on this website is distributed in good faith without any warranties, either express or implied, including any implied warranties of the merchantability, non-infringement of third party rights, freedom from viruses or other harmful code or fitness for a particular purpose.

2.2 The user waives any claim which they may have against the Electoral Commission in respect of any selection of, or retention of, or the acts or omissions of third parties in connection with the information on the website.

2.3 Although the Electoral Commission seeks to ensure that the information of this website is as up to date and accurate as possible the user acknowledges that the Electoral Commission will not be required to edit or review for accuracy or appropriateness any content within the site.

2.4 The user hereby indemnifies the Electoral Commission, officers and its employees or suppliers and holds them harmless against all claims or actions which may be instituted against the Electoral Commission for loss or damage which may be incurred by the Electoral Commission arising out of the user’s use of the website or any breach of these terms and conditions by the user.

3. PRIVACY POLICY

3.1 The Electoral Commission recognises the importance of protecting the privacy of personally identifiable information collected about our users. In adopting this customer privacy policy, our intent is to balance our legitimate business interests in collecting and using information and our user’s reasonable expectations of privacy.

3.2 By using this site, you signify your assent to the Electoral Commission’s online Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our service. Your continued use of the Electoral Commission’s website following the posting of changes to these terms will mean that you accept those changes.

3.3 While the Electoral Commission’s website strives to protect its user’s personal information and privacy, we cannot guarantee the security of any information you disclose online and you do so at your own risk.

3.4 The Electoral Commission may disclose information in special cases when we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be violating any of our policies of Terms of Use agreement or may be causing injury to or interference with (either intentionally or unintentionally) the Electoral Commission’s rights or property, other Electoral Commission users or anyone else that could be harmed by such activities.