Terms and Conditions.
Welcome to the Green Flag Award website which is run and hosted
by Keep Britain Tidy. By using this website you are agreeing to
comply and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use,
relationship with you in relation to this website.
The terms "we" or "us" refer to Keep Britain Tidy as the owner
of the site. Keep Britain Tidy is a company incorporated
under the laws of England with company registration number 3496361
and is a charity registered under number 1071737. Our registered
office address is Elizabeth House, The Pier, Wigan, WN3 4EX. The
term "you" refers to the user or viewer of our website.
Since 2012 The scheme is managed in the UK in partnership with
Keep Wales Tidy, Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful and Keep Scotland
Beautiful any questions regarding the Green Flag Award scheme
should be directed to the orgainsation managing the award in that
The scheme is managed on behalf of The Department for
Communities and Local Government
1. Basis of Agreement
By using this Website you are deemed to accept these Conditions
without modification by you. If you disagree with any part of these
terms and conditions, please refrain from using our website.
2. Use of the Website
2.1 The content of the pages of this website is for your general
information and use only. It is subject to change without
2.2 You acknowledge that your use of the Website and submittal
of an enquiry reply form does not constitute a contract or other
agreement between you and us.
2.3 We grant you the right to access the Website for your
personal and non-commercial use. You may for your own use only,
view, copy and print out materials included on it (except for any
source codes). Your use of any information or materials on
this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not
be liable. This is a comprehensive limitation of liability that
applies to all damages of any kind, including without limitation
compensatory, direct, indirect or consequential damages, loss of
data, income or profit, loss of or damage to property, and claims
of third parties. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure
that any products, services or information available through this
website meet your specific requirements.
2.4 Subject to clause 2.3, you may not modify, copy, distribute,
display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative
works from, transfer, or sell any information, software, products
or services obtained from the Website, its contents and any related
2.5 You warrant to us that you will not use the Website for any
purpose that is unlawful or prohibited, or not authorised, by these
2.6 You acknowledge that the inclusion of hyperlinks on the
Website does not imply any endorsement by us of the material on
such websites or any association with their operators and that if
you use these hyperlinks you will be leaving the Website.
2.7 Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or
guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness
or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on
this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such
information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we
expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to
the fullest extent permitted by law.
3. Intellectual Property Rights
This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to
us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design,
layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited
other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms
part of these terms and conditions.
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
programme on all material downloaded from the Internet. We cannot
accept responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to your
data or your computer system which may occur while using material
derived from our site.
5. Our Obligations and Disclaimer
5.1 We may at any time and for any reason correct without
liability any typographical, clerical or other error or omission in
the information contained on the Website, and we reserve the right
to make amendments and/or improvements of or to the Website at any
5.2 The material featured on the Website is provided on an "as
is" and "as available" basis. The park descriptions given on the
Website are based on inspections made on our behalf and on
information passed to us. Inspections can take place several months
before the information appears on the Website. Descriptions given
are therefore descriptions of what normally exists at a given
destination or venue. Further, the available facilities and
amenities may be affected by local conditions, such as inclement
weather, or the season: for example, but without limitation,
entertainment is often sporadic or non-existent in low season.
Accordingly we do not give any warranty (express or implied) or
make any representation that:
5.2.1 the material will be suitable for any particular
requirement of yours or use by you;
5.2.2 our online service will operate error free or without
interruption or that any errors will be corrected; or
5.2.3 the material is complete, accurate or up to date.
5.3 This website may also include links to other websites. These
links are provided for your convenience to provide further
information. Keep Britain Tidy is not responsible for the content
or the reliability of any linked websites. Inclusion of a link
within our website does not signify that we endorse the website(s)
and the views expressed within. We have no responsibility for the
content of the linked website(s). We cannot guarantee that these
links will work all of the time and we have no control over the
availability of the linked pages. The terms and conditions provided
here apply to the Keep Britain Tidy website only. If you exit this
site via a link to an external website, please check the specific
5.4 All trade marks reproduced on this website which are not the
property of, or licensed to, the operator are acknowledged on the
6.1 Subject to clauses 6.2 and 6.3, our liability, and the
liability of our agents, employees and sub-contractors, to you or
any other party for any loss or damage whatsoever arising in
connection with the Website, its contents or any use of it or them
(whether under these Conditions or any contract or in consequence
of misrepresentation, mis-statement or tortious act or omission, or
otherwise, including, without limitation, liability for negligence
or breach of statutory duty) is limited as follows:
6.1.1 no liability is accepted for any financial
loss or loss of anticipated savings, profits or otherwise;
6.1.2 no liability is accepted for any consequential
loss or damage, costs, expenses or other claims for consequential
compensation whatsoever (whether or not we have been advised of the
possibility of such loss occurring); and/or
6.1.3 all other liability is limited as per the booking conditions
that are supplied with each booking and which are available
separately on request.
6.2 Nothing in these Conditions shall exclude our liability for
death or personal injury as a result of negligence.
6.3 In accordance with the Consumer Transactions (Restrictions on
Statements) Order 1976 nothing in these Conditions shall affect
your statutory rights as a consumer.
7. Matters Beyond Our Reasonable Control
If we cannot provide you with access to the Website and/or the
on-line services in accordance with these Conditions because of
something beyond our reasonable control, including (without
limitation) act of God, lightning, flood, exceptionally severe
weather, fire, explosion, war, civil disorder, industrial disputes,
acts or omissions of persons for whom we are not responsible
(including telecommunications and internet service providers) or
acts of local or central Government or other competent authorities,
we will not be liable to you as a result.
8.1 These Conditions constitute the entire agreement between you
and us relating to your use of the Website, supersede any previous
agreement or understanding and may not be varied by you. All other
terms and conditions, express or implied by statute or otherwise,
but subject to clauses 1 above and 8.2 below, are excluded to the
fullest extent permitted by law.
8.2 You acknowledge that we may modify these Conditions at any
time for any reason.
8.3 In these Conditions words importing gender include each
other gender; references to persons include bodies corporate, firms
and unincorporated associations; and the singular includes the
plural and vice versa.
8.4 The headings in these Conditions are included for
convenience only and shall not affect their interpretation.
8.5 Nothing in these Conditions is expressly or impliedly
intended to confer on any third party any right to enforce any of
its provisions pursuant to the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties)
Act 1999 except our agents, employees and sub-contractors as
provided for by clause 6.1.
8.6 Any notice required or permitted to be given by either of us
to the other under these Conditions shall be in writing and in the
English language and addressed to us at our registered office and
to you at the address given on the [enquiry reply form] or to such
other address as may at the relevant time have been notified to the
other by giving notice pursuant to this clause. Any such notice
shall be sufficiently given if forwarded by first class pre-paid
mail (if both of us are situated within the United Kingdom) or sent
by air mail (in all other circumstances) and shall be deemed to
have been received and given (a) in the case of first class
pre-paid mail, two days after the date of mailing and (b) in the
case of pre-paid air mail, 7 days after the date of mailing.
8.7 No delay or failure by us to exercise any of our powers,
rights and remedies under these Conditions shall operate as a
waiver of them, nor shall any single or partial exercise of any
such powers, rights or remedies preclude any other or further
exercise of them. No waiver by us of any breach of these Conditions
by you shall be considered as a waiver of any subsequent breach of
the same or any other provision.
8.8 In the event that a provision is rendered void or
unenforceable it shall be ineffective to the extent of such
invalidity or unenforceability without invalidating or rendering
unenforceable the remaining provisions of these Conditions, and any
such invalidity or unenforceability in any jurisdiction shall not
invalidate or render unenforceable that provision or those other
provisions in any other jurisdiction.
8.9 These Conditions are subject to the laws of England and
Wales and you agree for our benefit to submit to the exclusive
jurisdiction of the English Courts.
8.10 Use of the Website is unauthorised in any jurisdiction that
does not give effect to any provisions of these Conditions,
including (without limitation) clause 8.9.