Website Terms of Use

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ORDNANCE SURVEY IRELAND (“OSi”)

Please read these Terms of Use carefully before using this Website:

WHAT’S IN THESE TERMS?

These terms tell you the rules for using our website www.osi.ie (our Site).

To get information on the topics listed below, visit the following pages:

Website Terms and Conditions and Legal

  • WHO WE ARE AND HOW TO CONTACT US
  • BY USING OUR SITE YOU ACCEPT THESE TERMS
  • THERE ARE OTHER TERMS THAT MAY APPLY TO YOU
  • WE MAY MAKE CHANGES TO THESE TERMS
  • WE MAY MAKE CHANGES TO OUR SITE
  • WE MAY SUSPEND OR WITHDRAW OUR SITE
  • YOU MUST KEEP YOUR ACCOUNT DETAILS SAFE
  • INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND HOW YOU MAY USE MATERIAL ON OUR SITE
  • DO NOT RELY ON INFORMATION ON THIS SITE
  • WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR WEBSITES WE LINK TO
  • LIMITATION OF LIABILITY AND DISCLAIMER
  • WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR VIRUSES AND YOU MUST NOT INTRODUCE THEM
  • RULES ABOUT LINKING TO OUR SITE
  • WHICH COUNTRY’S LAWS APPLY TO ANY DISPUTES?
  • OUR TRADE MARKS

WHO WE ARE AND HOW TO CONTACT US

www.osi.ie is a Site operated by Ordnance Survey Ireland (We, OSi, us), an Irish State Body with its principal place of business at Phoenix Park, Dublin 8, D08 F6E4. Our VAT number is IE 4748790P.

To contact us, please email custserv@osi.ie or telephone our customer service line on +353-1-802-5300

BY USING OUR SITE YOU ACCEPT THESE TERMS

By using our Site, you confirm that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to comply with them.

If you do not agree to these terms, you must not use our Site.

We recommend that you print a copy of these terms for future reference.

THERE ARE OTHER TERMS THAT MAY APPLY TO YOU

These terms of use refer to the following additional terms, which also apply to your use of our Site:

WE MAY MAKE CHANGES TO THESE TERMS

We amend these Terms of Use from time to time. Every time you wish to use our Site, please check these terms to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time.

WE MAY MAKE CHANGES TO OUR SITE

We may update and change our Site from time to time to reflect changes to our products, our users’ needs and our business priorities.

WE MAY SUSPEND OR WITHDRAW OUR SITE

Our Site is made available free of charge.

We do not guarantee that our Site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. We may suspend or withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of our Site for business and operational reasons. We will try to give you reasonable notice of any suspension or withdrawal.

You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our Site through your internet connection are aware of these terms of use and other applicable terms and conditions, and that they comply with them.

YOU MUST KEEP YOUR ACCOUNT DETAILS SAFE

If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification code, password link or any other piece of information as part of our purchasing procedures, you must treat such information as confidential. You must not disclose it to any third party.

We have the right to disable any user identification code or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time, if in our reasonable opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these terms of use.

If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your user identification code or password, you must promptly notify us at custserv@osi.ie or Tel: +353-1-802-5300

INTELLLECTUAL PROPERTY AND HOW YOU MAY USE MATERIAL ON OUR SITE

We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our Site, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright, trade mark, database rights, sui generis rights and other intellectual property laws under national laws and international treaties. All such rights are reserved.

On our Site, you will be able to view maps of and relating to Ireland.

Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on our Site must always be acknowledged.

You must not use any part of the content on our Site for commercial purposes without obtaining permission from us to do so, for which a licence may be required.

If you print off, copy or download any part of our site in breach of these terms of use, your right to use our Site will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

DO NOT RELY ON INFORMATION ON THIS SITE

The content on our Site is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on our Site.

Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our Site, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our Site is accurate, complete or up to date.

WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR WEBSITES WE LINK TO

Where our Site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. Such links should not be interpreted as approval by us of those linked websites or information you may obtain from them.

We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY AND DISCLAIMER

OSi will use its reasonable endeavours to ensure that its website is fully operational at all times. However, due to the nature of interactive services and the internet generally, OSi cannot guarantee that its website will be free from delays, interruptions or errors.

Whilst all reasonable efforts are made to ensure that any information contained on the website is correct (including maps and mapping data), OSi gives no representations or warranties, express or implied in relation to the accuracy or completeness of said information,  (including maps or mapping data).

All representations, warranties, terms and conditions whether express or implied in relation to this web site or the information contained therein are hereby excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Due to the fact that OSi cannot guarantee that this website will be fault free or that the information contained on the website will be correct, OSi does not accept any liability for any damage or loss suffered by you (whether direct, indirect, special, incidental, punitive or consequential loss, including loss of profits) arising as a result of this website or the information contained therein (including any errors, inaccuracies or omissions in such information or any faults, interruptions or delays in connection with this website).

We do not exclude or limit in any way our liability to you where it would be unlawful to do so. This includes liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or the negligence of our employees, agents or subcontractors and for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.

Different limitations and exclusions of liability will apply to liability arising as a result of the supply of any products to you, which will be set out in our Terms and Conditions of Supply.

WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR VIRUSES AND YOU MUST NOT INTRODUCE THEM

We do not guarantee that our Site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.

You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform to access our Site. You should use your own virus protection software.

You must not misuse our Site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our Site, the server on which our Site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our Site. You must not attack our Site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. We will report any breach of this provision to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our Site will cease immediately.

RULES ABOUT LINKING TO OUR SITE

You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it.

You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.

You must not establish a link to our Site in any website that is not owned by you.

Our Site must not be framed on any other Site, nor may you create a link to any part of our Site other than the home page.

We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

If you wish to link to or make any use of content on our Site other than that set out above, please contact custserv@osi.ie

WHICH COUNTRY’S LAWS APPLY TO ANY DISPUTES?

If you are a consumer or a business, please note that these terms of use, their subject matter and their formation, are governed by Irish law. You and we both agree that the courts of Ireland will have exclusive jurisdiction.

OUR TRADE MARKS

“OSi, “OSI” “Ordnance Survey Ireland”, ORDNANCE SURVEY” and “Ordnance Survey Ireland & Logo” are trade marks of Ordnance Survey Ireland. You are not permitted to use them without our prior approval. Nothing in these terms of use shall be construed as conferring any licence or right to use any trade mark, design right, copyright or intellectual property right belonging to us.