Terms of Use

Your use of this website is subject to the below terms of use. By using this website you indicate that you accept and agree to be bound by these terms. If you do not accept and do not agree to be bound by these terms, you should not use or visit any part of this website. In the event that you breach any of these terms your right to access this website may be revoked without notice.

Ownership and Management of this website

Consultations on this website are administered by Delib Limited (a company registered in England & Wales with company number 5158056 and of 35 King Street, Bristol BS1 4DZ) (“Delib”) on behalf of North West Leicestershire District Council (“the Council”) of Council Offices, Coalville, Leicestershire LE67 3FJ. The policies of both organisations are to respect and protect the privacy of anyone who visits this website. If you have any questions or concerns regarding the content of this website, the consultations or a related matter, please email consultation@nwleicestershire.gov.uk.

Disclaimer

This website is being hosted by Delib on behalf of the Council. This website and its contents are provided on an ‘as is’ basis without any warranty, representation or guarantee (express or implied) as to, including but not limited to, the accuracy, currency, fitness for any particular purposes or that the use of the website and its contents will not infringe any third party patents, copyrights, trade marks or other rights. The Council will not be liable for any loss or damages whether in tort, negligence, breach or otherwise howsoever arising out of any use of, inability to use, result of use, linking to or use of information from this website or documentation and excludes its liability to the fullest extent permitted by law, except for death or personal injury caused by the Council’s negligence, fraudulent misrepresentation or any other matter for which liability cannot be excluded or limited at law.

The Council will not be liable if, for any reason, this website is unavailable at any time or for any period. The Council makes every effort to maintain the accuracy of the information on this website but cannot accept responsibility for any loss or damage which may occur from use of the information.

The Council does not provide quality control of external links and the inclusion of any company’s name within the pages should not be construed as a recommendation of that company’s products and/or services.

Your access to this website is on a temporary basis and the Council reserves the right to withdraw or amend the whole of or any part of any information on this website, including the consultations, without notice. However, the Council is under no obligation to update such information. The Council or Delib may suspend access to this website and the consultations or close it or them indefinitely.

If you find anything on this website that causes concern, please email the Council at consultation@nwleicestershire.gov.uk . We welcome any comments or observations you may have.

Privacy

The Council and Delib do not capture and store any personal information about individuals who access this website, except where you voluntarily contact us via the email address above or supply personal information (name, email address, telephone number, etc) as part of your response to a consultation.

The personal data you give the Council will only be used for helping us to assist you, for the purpose of conducting the consultation exercise and to contact you about the consultation if you have previously given your permission for us to do so. We won’t pass any of your personal data to outside organisations and/or individuals, except with your express consent.

Your information will be held in a secure manner and we will take appropriate technical and organisational measures to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information under our control.

The information will be held by the Council, but Delib will retain a copy of the information for one year solely for back-up purposes at the completion of the consultation. For the avoidance of doubt, the Council exercises no control over Delib and will not be held liable for any act or omission by Delib which causes loss or damage to you or others of any kind.

By using this site you consent to the Council processing your information in the manner set out in these terms and you warrant that it is full and accurate. If you are concerned about providing your personal information online please contact the Council on (01530) 454667 or email consultation@nwleicestershire.gov.uk  to arrange alternative means for you to provide this information.

Cookies

This website uses cookies, which are text files placed on your computer that collect standard internet log information and information regarding the behaviour of visitors to this website, for site navigation and session management purposes. These cookies do not contain any personally identifiable information and are used only to help you navigate through the site and complete the consultations. They are not persistent and Delib deliberately delete their contents as soon as they are no longer useful for these purposes.

You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies to help this website analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website, including your IP address, will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States of America. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of this website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Data Protection Act

You have a right to know about the personal information the Council holds about you. You also have a right to have your data corrected or deleted. Please address all your requests and/or queries about the Council’s data protection policy to the following address:

Information Management Officer
North West Leicestershire District Council
Council Offices
Coalville
Leicestershire
LE67 3FJ

Please note that we may charge a small fee for supplying a copy of the information we hold about you.

Freedom of Information Act

Information provided in response to a consultation on this website may also be subject to publication or disclosure in accordance with the access to information regimes, including the Freedom of Information Act 2000. Where you have opted to keep your responses confidential, they would only be disclosed if it becomes illegal to refuse to do so.

Appropriate Use

You may be invited to upload material to this website. Such material should be both appropriate and legal and in any event should not be indecent, offensive, hateful, inflammatory, defamatory, fraudulent, malicious, harmful to any person or in breach of any applicable law or regulation. By uploading material, you warrant that it complies with the foregoing and you will indemnify us for any breach of that warranty. Any material you upload to this website will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary and the Council has the right to use, copy, distribute and disclose to third parties any such material for any purpose. The Council also has the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any material posted or uploaded by you to this website constitutes a violation of their intellectual, privacy or other rights. The Council will not be responsible or liable to any third party for the content or accuracy of any materials posted by you or any other user. The Council reserves the right to remove any material you upload at any time.

By submitting material (other than personal information), you grant the Council the right to reproduce, edit, publish and broadcast it. This right is non-exclusive and you are not prevented from reusing your own submitted material elsewhere. You retain the inherent copyright in your original work and you may not reproduce other user submitted material without that user’s explicit permission. By submitting material you agree to be bound by these terms.

You may link to this website provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or attempt to take advantage of it and is incompliance with these terms, but you must not pass yourself or anyone else off as having any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists. By linking to this website you agree to be bound by these terms. The Council may withdraw permission to link to this website without notice. Any links on this website to external websites are for information only, the Council will not be held liable for the content of any external websites and you click on or follow these links at your own risk.

Our accessibility policy sets out how this website has been prepared to ensure maximum usability.

Intellectual Property Rights

The Council and/or Delib are the owners of the intellectual property rights in this website and the material published on it. These works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world and all such rights are reserved. You must not do anything with the materials on this website which would interfere with the Council’s or Delib’s rights in these materials. In particular, you must not use any part of the materials on this website for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from the Council or Delib.

Computer Misuse Act 1990

You must not misuse this website by knowingly introducing viruses or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to or harm this website or any server, computer or database connected to this website. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990 and we will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authority and will disclose your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use this website will cease immediately.

Jurisdiction

Your use of this website will be governed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. Any claim or action, including non-contractual disputes, arising from or related to your use of this website or linked to this website, shall be dealt with by the Courts of England.

Variation

The Council reserves the right to vary these terms and conditions from time to time and without notice. It is your responsibility to ensure that you agree with the terms and conditions in force.