Terms & Conditions
VisitScotland's terms and conditions for Dumfries & Galloway
Access to and use of the www.visitdumfriesandgallloway.co.uk web site (the 'Web Site') is provided by VisitScotland Dumfries & Galloway to you (the 'User') subject to the following Terms and Conditions (the 'Terms and Conditions').
In using this site the User indicates his agreement to be bound by these Terms and Conditions. In agreeing to be bound by the Terms and Conditions, the User agrees to be bound by the Terms and Conditions of the other documents referred to and incorporated into these Terms and Conditions, and the expression 'Terms and Conditions' shall be deemed to include these other materials.
What is VisitScotland Dumfries & Galloway?
VisitScotland Dumfries & Galloway is part of the VisitScotland national network ( formerly the Scottish Tourist Board) and a partner in visitscotland.com. The registered office is 64 Whitesands, Dumfries DG1 2RS. Contact details are:
Telephone 01387 245550.
Fax: 01387 245551
Vat registration number is 402748957.
VisitScotland Limited is a company registered in Scotland with company number SC264598. Its head office and principal place of business is Ocean Point, 94 Ocean Drive, Edinburgh EH6 6JH. The VAT registration number is 945652106. A full statement of the terms and conditions of booking can be obtained from visitscotland.com. visitscotland.com can be contacted as follows:
Telephone: 0845 22 55 121 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Level 3, Ocean Point One 94 Ocean Drive Edinburgh EH6 6JH
Changes to the Web Site
The User acknowledges and accepts that VisitScotland Dumfries & Galloway may from time to time alter any aspect of the Web Site, or any of the services or products provided through the Web Site, as it thinks fit and without notice to the User. Further, visitscotland.com may alter the Terms and Conditions at any time without notice. The User accepts that it will have no claim for breach of contract or otherwise in respect of any such alteration.
The User warrants that in its use of the Web Site it shall:-
(a) use the Web Site only for lawful purposes, and in a manner which does not infringe the rights of, or restrict or inhibit the use of the Web Site by any third party;
(b) not engage in any conduct which is unlawful, or which may harass or cause distress or inconvenience to any person;
(c) without prejudice to the generality of paragraph (b) above, not upload, post, transmit or distribute any material or information in which the User does not own the intellectual property rights, or any material which is in any way unlawful or which is potentially harmful, threatening, abusive, libellous, pornographic or otherwise obscene, or racially or ethnically or otherwise objectionable; and
(d) not upload, post, transmit or distribute any material or information which contains a computer virus, or other code, files or programs intended or having for effect to disrupt or otherwise adversely affect the operation of the Web Site or of other Users' computer systems. VisitScotland Dumfries & Galloway shall be entitled to remove any material or restrict or terminate your access to the Web Site in the even that any of the above warranties are breached.
The contents of the Web Site (the 'Contents') are provided to the User by way of general background information only. The User should not rely on the accuracy of any part of the Contents. Only those establishments which have a VisitScotland (i.e. Scottish Tourist Board) Quality Assurance mark have been visited by VisitScotland inspectors. All prices mentioned were supplied by the operators themselves and to the best of our knowledge are correct. VisitScotland Dumfries & Galloway reserves the right to amend prices from time to time. The User accepts and acknowledges that VisitScotland Dumfries & Galloway, visitscotland.com, its officers, employees, agents, representatives of any sort, and advisers shall not in any way be liable for any damage, loss, costs or expenses arising directly or indirectly from the User's downloading of any of the Contents from the Web Site, or its reliance on or use of any of the Contents for any purpose. Without prejudice to the foregoing generality, VisitScotland Dumfries & Galloway and visitscotland.com hereby excludes, insofar as permitted by law, all warranties and representations, express or implied, in respect of any of the Contents, including but not limited to any information, names, images, pictures, logos and icons forming part of them, including but not limited to warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement of third party rights or any law, compatibility, security and accuracy.
The Web Site and its Contents may incorporate links to the web sites and services of third parties. Such links are provided for the User's convenience only, and their provision does not constitute an authorisation by VisitScotland Dumfries & Galloway or visitscotland.com to the User to access such third party web sites, nor an endorsement of the content of such third party web sites by VisitScotland Dumfries & Galloway or visitscotland.com. The User acknowledges and accepts that VisitScotland Dumfries & Galloway or visitscotland.com is not, and shall not be held responsible for any damages, loss, costs or expenses arising from the use of such third party web sites, or products or services available through such third party web sites.
Except where expressly indicated otherwise, copyright in all of the Contents of the Web Site belongs to VisitScotland Dumfries & Galloway, visitscotland.com or its third party licensors. Notwithstanding the foregoing, visitscotland.com hereby authorises you as a User to:- (a) view and display the Contents; (b) download the Contents and store them in your computer (for example in the browser's cache) for a period not exceeding thirty days, provided that the User also downloads this copyright notice; and (c) print out the Contents, provided that the User also prints an acknowledgement in the form set out below and attaches it to any printed copy of any of the Contents.
Form of acknowledgement required where the Contents (or any of them) are reproduced : '© VisitScotland Dumfries & Galloway. Reproduced with permission.'
The names and logos identifying the Web Site, VisitScotland Dumfries & Galloway, visitscotland.com and its products and services are either (a) proprietary marks of VisitScotland Dumfries & Galloway, visitscotland.com or (b) marks which VisitScotland Dumfries & Galloway, visitscotland.com is licensed to use, and nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall confer on the User any licence of any such mark or of any other intellectual property right of VisitScotland Dumfries & Galloway, visitscotland.com, (subject always to the above provisions relating to copyright).
VisitScotland Dumfries & Galloway and visitscotland.com reserves the right to terminate forthwith, or to refuse to permit, the use of the Web Site by any User, at any time and at VisitScotland Dumfries & Galloway, visitscotland.com absolute discretion.
These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Scotland. Any disputes arising here from shall be exclusively subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of Scotland.
Other services provided
The booking centre accessed via contact number 0845 22 55 121 promoted on the site is operated by visitscotland.com. It provides a booking service across Scotland and a booking fee of £3.00 is applied for this service.
Non-Acceptance of the Terms and Conditions
If you do not accept these terms and conditions in full, you do not have permission to access the Contents of the Web Site and therefore should cease using the Web Site immediately.