Terms and Conditions

Terms of website use

By using our website, you confirm that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to comply with them. If you do not agree, you must not use our website.

Changes to these terms

You should check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we made, as they are binding on you.

Changes to our website

We will always take reasonable steps to ensure content on our website is maintained as accurately as possible. It should be noted, however, that content may be out of date at any given time. We do not guarantee that our website, or any content within, will be free from errors or omissions.

Accessing our website

We do not guarantee our website will always be available. Access to our website is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue, or change all or any part without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason our website is unavailable at any time or for any period.

Use of content

When using content from our website, you must reproduce the material accurately and not use it in a misleading context.

No reliance on content

We take reasonable steps to ensure the content within our website is as accurate as possible. However, we make no representations, warranties, or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content within our website is accurate, complete, or up to date.

Limitation of our liability

Nothing in these terms of use excludes, or limits, our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, or our fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation, or any other liability that cannot be excluded or limited by English law.

To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations, or other terms that may apply to our website or any content within them, whether express or implied.

We will not be liable to any user for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:

  • Use of, or inability to use, our website; or
  • Use of or reliance on any content displayed within our website.

We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data, or other proprietary material due to your use of our, or on any website linked to it.

We assume no responsibility for the content of websites linked on our website. Such links are provided for your information only and should not be interpreted as endorsement by us of those linked websites. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

Data protection and privacy

Our privacy policy sets out how we will protect your information and how this will be used within our website.

Intellectual Property

The names, images and logos identifying the Welsh Local Government Association are proprietary. Any use of this content without prior approval from the Welsh Local Government Association is not permitted.

To discuss the use of our name, image, or logo please contact: digitalteam@wlga.gov.uk.

Linking to our website

You may link to our website 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 do so in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval, or endorsement on our part where none exists.

We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.


We do not guarantee that our website will be free from viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material, which is malicious or technologically harmful. You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platforms to access our website. You should use your own virus protection software.

Computer Misuse Act 1990

You must not misuse our website by knowingly introduce material, which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our website, the servers on which it is stored, or any other server, computer or database connected to our website.

You must not attack our website via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach 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 website will cease immediately.

Applicable law

English law governs these terms of use, its subject matter, and its formation. You and we both agree to that the courts of England and Wales will have exclusive jurisdiction.

Contact us

To contact us, please email digitalteam@wlga.gov.uk.

Last updated: 19/07/2021