Effective Date: 10/03/2016

Introduction

Thank you for visiting Dublin.ie (“the site”). Please read these terms of use carefully as they form a legally binding contract between you and Dublin City Council (‘Dublin City’).

By viewing or using the site you acknowledge that you have read and understood these terms of use and agree to be bound by them. If you do not agree you may not use this site.

Intellectual property

All intellectual property rights in the website design, text, the selection and arrangement thereof and all software are the property of Dublin City. All rights reserved.

Dublin City does not own the copyright on all images used throughout the site. A full list of image owners can be found here. All rights on such material are with the original copyright holders. It is the responsibility of the user to contact any external copyright holders for permission to use any of these images in any context.

You agree not to reproduce, publish, transmit, distribute, display, modify, create derivative works from, sell or participate in any sale of, or exploit in any way, in whole or in part, the material on Dublin.ie without Dublin City’s prior permission.

Links to other websites

Dublin.ie contains links to websites operated by third parties over which Dublin City has no control. These links are provided for your convenience only and do not amount to an endorsement or recommendation of those sites. Dublin City accepts no liability in relation to those sites and should you choose to access third party sites you do so at your own risk.

Disclaimer and Waiver

The contents of these pages are provided as an information guide only. They are intended to enhance public access to information about Dublin. While every effort is made in preparing material for publication no responsibility is accepted by or on behalf of Dublin City for any errors, omissions or misleading statements on these pages or any site to which these pages connect. Although all reasonable endeavours are made to ensure the reliability of listed sites this cannot be taken as an endorsement of these sites. This website uses third party sites to make information and services more widely available. Sometimes we are directly engaging with you on these sites, sometimes we use these services because we want to be where you already are. It is important to remember that these may be commercial sites that are not required to follow government standards. It’s always a good idea to be familiar with the privacy policies and rules of these sites. You can usually find links to policies at the bottom of the page (footer) or sometimes at the top (header).

Although all reasonable endeavours are applied to the operation of the website and its content, Dublin City does not warrant that the website is free from infection by viruses or anything else that has contaminating properties. You acknowledge that your use of Dublin.ie including any material downloaded or otherwise obtained through the site is at your own discretion and risk and you agree to waive to the fullest extent permissible by law any right to bring any claim or action against Dublin City Council or its successors, assigns, officers, employees and agents for any loss, damage or injury arising from such use.

Severability

If any provision of these terms of use is found to be unenforceable the remaining provisions will continue to be of full force and effect.

Complaints procedure

Any violation of these terms of use should be reported immediately to info@dublin.ie .

Privacy and personal information

Please view our Privacy Policy & Cookie Usage.

Changes to our Terms of Use

We may modify or amend our Terms of Use from time to time at our discretion. When we make changes to this statement, we will amend the revision date at the top of this page. We encourage you to periodically review the Terms of Use for changes.

Entire agreement / No waiver

These Terms of Use make up the entire agreement between you and Dublin City and supersede any prior agreement. Any amendment to or waiver of this agreement must be in writing and signed by Dublin City’s authorised representative(s). Failure to enforce any provision of this agreement shall not amount to a waiver of such provision.

Governing law and choice of forum

The agreement shall be governed by Irish Law and you consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Irish courts in all matters regarding this agreement and your use of the site. Any dispute or difference of any kind whatsoever which arises or occurs between the parties in relation to any thing or matter arising under out of or in connection with this agreement shall, in the first instance, be referred to a mediator to be appointed by agreement between the parties and, in the absence of agreement within 5 Working Days of the receipt by one party of a written notice to concur in the appointment of a mediator, by the Chairman of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators – Irish Branch.