Terms and Disclaimer

Site ownership
This web site is owned and managed by South Bucks District Council. Responsibility for the information within this site (i.e. sitting within the southbucks.gov.uk domain name) lies with the District Council. Information presented is valid as of the 'last edited' date which appears on each page of the site.

While every care has been taken in the compilation of the information on this website, South Bucks District Council will not be held responsible for any loss, damage or inconvenience whatsoever caused as a result of inaccuracy or error within these pages.

South Bucks District Council makes every effort to virus check information made available for download on this site. The Council cannot accept responsibility for any loss or damage, which may occur from the use of downloaded material. It is recommended that users recheck all downloaded materials with their own virus check software.

Data Protection
Any information held on this site is held in accordance with the requirements and principles of the Data Protection Act 1998. Should you be interested in the contents of the Data Protection Act 1998 please visit the UK Government web site for details. Should you have any queries about the way in which personal data is stored on this web site please contact the editor.

Open Government Licence

Privacy Policy
Computer software associated with this site may track the presence of visitors on a 'web log' file. This file may log Internet Protocol (IP) Addresses, pages visited or downloaded, time, date and duration of visit, referring sites and sites visited immediately after visiting this site. We will not endeavour to collect any other information from your computer. This information is used to manage and audit the use of the site to assist in improving the site in the future. Information is only ever published as statistical summaries and does not attempt to identify individual visitors to the site. Should you use a feedback form on this site the information submitted to us will be dealt with in accordance with the subsidiary Privacy Policy applied to that feedback form.

Cookies
We employ cookie technology to help visitors and subscribers move faster through our site. When you sign on to our web site or take advantage of several key features, we may pass cookies to your computer. A cookie is a string of information that is sent by a web site and stored on your hard drive or temporarily in your computer's memory. Please click here to find out more on cookies

Disclaimer
At any place in this web site where there are links to non-South Bucks District Council web sites or information these are provided for convenience as part of the service we offer at this website. However, South Bucks District Council does not accept any liability for its accuracy or content. Visitors who rely on this information do so at their own risk.

Copyright
The contents of this site (text, logos and art work) are the copyright of South Bucks District Council unless otherwise specified. The contents of this site may be utilised for any not for profit purpose, which does not commit an offence under the laws of the United Kingdom in any way. Should material from this site be reproduced in any way it is a condition of this copyright waiver that South Bucks District Council be identified as the copyright owner and a suitable and similar copyright statement be made on our behalf.

Summary of Terms
Browser

Used to locate and display Web pages via a software application. The most popular ones are Netscape Navigator and Microsoft Internet Explorer.

Cookie
Message given to a web browser by a web server. The message is then stored by the browser in a text file called cookie.txt. Each time the browser requests a page from the server, this message is sent back. A cookie's main objective is to identify users and personalise their visit by customising web pages for them for example by welcoming them by name next time they visit the same site. A site using cookies will usually invite you to provide personal information such as your name, e-mail address and interests.

IP (Internet Protocol)
All networks connected to the internet speak IP, the technical standard that allows data to be transmitted between two devices. TCP/IP (Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol) is responsible for making sure messages get from one host to another and that the messages are understood.

IP address
If you are connected to the Internet you have one, for example it may look something like this 194.267.24.1

Web Server
Delivers (serves up) web pages to your computer

Contact Information
If you have any questions or comments regarding our Terms & Conditions, you may contact South Bucks on:

Tel: 01895 837200
Email: JointCSTeam@southbucks.gov.uk