1. Use of the Own Art scheme website (www.ownart.org.uk)

    1.1 By using and/or visiting the Own Art scheme website you signify your agreement to these terms and conditions. 

    1.2 Creative United may, in its sole discretion, modify or revise these terms and conditions and any related policies at any time, and you agree to be bound by such modifications or revisions. Nothing in this agreement shall be deemed to confer any third-party rights or benefits.

  2. Linking

    2.1 www.ownart.org.uk may have links to other websites. Creative United is not responsible for the contents, nor does it warrant the accuracy or reliability of any linked website. Creative United, to the extent permissible by law, excludes all liability which may arise from your use or reliance on the information or contents contained in the linked site. 

  3. Copyright

    3.1 The copyright in the contents of this website is owned by Creative United or its licensors. 

  4. Data protection

    Creative United is committed to protecting your privacy. Our full Privacy Policy is outlined on a dedicated page. 
  5. Disclaimer

    Creative United has tried to ensure that the contents and information it provides on this website is accurate at the time of posting. Unfortunately, it cannot guarantee the accuracy of contents or information contained in its pages and any person using information contained in them does so entirely at their own risk. 

  6. Virus protection

    Although care is taken to check and test material at all stages of production, Creative United cannot accept any responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system which may occur whilst using material derived from this website. 

  7. Postings

    7.1 You agree that you will not post material that contains content which is harmful, threatening, abusive, vulgar, obscene, harassing, defamatory, offensive (racially, sexually or ethnically), promotes a political view or is otherwise objectionable.

    7.2 You will not post or transmit chain letters, pyramid or money schemes.

    7.3 You will not use your email account to:
    impersonate any person; and/or ‘spam’ by posting frequent and/or annoying messages.

    7.4 Material that you post must not contain links to sites that open up multiple windows or to sites that contain material that would fall within clause 6.1 above.

    7.5 You agree that you will not post content, the display of which would infringe the intellectual property rights of any third party. In particular, you represent and warrant that the content of your posting is original and not copied from any third party.

    7.6 You agree that you will not use postings to offer items or services for sale or place advertisements for goods, products or services of third parties.

    7.7 If you breach any of the provisions set out in this clause Creative United may immediately terminate your use of the service.

    7.8 Creative United reserves the right not to publish any material that you post in its absolute discretion.

    7.9 You consent to Creative United monitoring your posting prior to distribution.

    7.10 You consent to Creative United editing any posting it receives from you for the sole purpose of formatting to make it legible. 

  8. Disclaimer

    8.1 The views and opinions expressed in the user-generated content on this site are not those of Creative United and no endorsement is made by Creative United of accuracy or completeness of the content. You should not rely on the content.
    8.2 When using the site, you may gain access to other websites through the use of links or hypertext. You agree that Creative United is not responsible for the content or operation of such third party websites and that Creative United shall have no liability to you or any other person or entity for the use of such third party websites.
    8.3 Creative United disclaims all liability to you arising out of your use of the service. 

  9. Governing law

    These terms and conditions of use and your use of the services shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law and the English Courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction in connection with all matters relating to these terms and conditions of use.

    Creative United, a registered trademark of Creative Sector Services CIC, is a Community Interest Company registered in England and Wales under number 08280539. Registered office: 10 Queen Street Place, London EC4R 1BE. ® The Own Art logo is a registered trademark of Creative United.