Please read these Terms and Conditions of Use carefully before you start to use the site. By using the site you agree to be bound by the Terms and Conditions of Use current at the time of your visit to the sites. If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions of Use, please refrain from using the site. You are responsible for ensuring that all persons who access the site through your internet connection are aware of these Terms and Conditions of Use, and that they comply with them. Please note that additional terms and conditions may apply to your use of specific parts of the site; where this is the case you will be notified and you attention will be drawn to the relevant terms and conditions.
We may revise these Terms and Conditions of Use at any time by amending this page. Please check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we make, as they are binding on you.
Information about us
www.duchyofcornwall.org is a site operated on behalf of the Duke of Cornwall by the Secretary and Keeper of Records of the Duchy of Cornwall ("the Duchy of Cornwall", "we", "us", "our"). For more information about the Duchy of Cornwall, please see this page
Unless otherwise indicated, the Duke Of Cornwallis the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in the site and the material published on it. All such rights are reserved. The following uses of the material on the site are permitted, subject to these Terms and Conditions of Use:
Any other proposed use of the material is subject to the prior written approval of the Duchy of Cornwall unless otherwise permitted under the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (as amended). You may not modify in any way any materials you have printed off, downloaded or reproduced.
Permission to reproduce protected material does not extend to any material on the site which is identified as being the copyright of a third party. Authorisation to reproduce such material must be obtained from the copyright holders concerned. Please contact us using the details below, for more information. The Arms of the Duchy of Cornwall appearing on or in relation to the site, and "Duchy of Cornwall" and "The Duchy of Cornwall" are registered trade marks.
Website production credits
Site designed and produced by Gendall Design, Text written by the Duchy of Cornwall.
We are committed to the highest standard of quality information and every attempt has been made to present up-to-date and accurate information. However, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, as to the accuracy or currency of the information on the site.
Access to the site is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service we provide on the site without notice. We will not be liable if for any reason the site is unavailable at any time or for any period. We do not warrant that access will be uninterrupted or error free or free from bugs or viruses.
We, our agents and employees accept no liability for any losses or damages (whether direct or indirect) arising from your use of the website or your reliance on information contained on the site, except that which it is unlawful to exclude.
Links to the site
You may link to any part of the site, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, patronage, approval or endorsement where none exists without first obtaining our consent, and the site must not be framed on any other website. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
Links from the site
Where the site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only and we do not necessarily endorse the views expressed within such external websites. We do not exercise any control of any kind over the content of websites and resources provided by third parties and we do accept not responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from either your use of them or their content.
You must not misuse the site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to the site, the server on which the site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to the site. You must not attack the site 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 information (including your identity, where known to us) to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use the site will cease immediately.
Privacy & Cookies
Jurisdiction and Applicable Law
The English courts will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, a visit to the site. These Terms and Conditions of Use are governed by English Law.
Responsibility for Data Protection
Our policy is to respect and protect the privacy of anyone who visits the site. For the purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998, the data controller is the Secretary and Keeper of Records of the Duchy of Cornwall, on behalf of the Duke of Cornwall ("Duchy of Cornwall", "we", "us", "our"). For more information about the Duchy of Cornwall, please see this page
IP addresses and similar information
During your use of the site we may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser types, for system administration and to report aggregate information to third parties (including organisations connected with The Duchy of Cornwall). This is statistical data about our users' browsing actions and patterns and does not identify any individual. We use this information to help us develop and improve the site for the benefit of all users.
Strictly necessary cookies: These are cookies that are required for the operation of the website, for example to track information about which server is providing you with content.
Performance cookies: These cookies allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors to the site, and see how visitors move around the website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way the site works.
The site has links to other websites which will have different privacy policies and terms and conditions and you should familiarise yourself with those policies before you use or submit any personal data to these websites.