Terms

The use of this website is subject to the following terms and conditions. By using this website you agree to be legally bound by these terms and conditions.

The pages of this website are prepared and issued in the United Kingdom and are intended for the information of United Kingdom residents only. All reasonable care has been taken to ensure the information contained within the pages of this website is accurate, current and complies with the relevant United Kingdom legislation and regulations as at the date of issue, no liability can be accepted for any errors or omissions or for this information becoming out of date. Consequently, no liability will be accepted for any losses or damages (whether direct, indirect, special, consequential or otherwise) arising out of errors or omissions contained in this website. Further, no warranty is given that the website shall be available on an uninterrupted basis, and no liability can be accepted in respect of losses or damages arising out of such unavailability. Also, no liability will be accepted in respect of losses or damages arising out of changes made to the content of this website by unauthorised third parties.

Access to and use of this website is at the user’s own risk and there can be no guarantee that the use of this website or any material downloaded from it will not cause damage to any property, including but not limited to loss of data or computer virus infection.

This website may contain links to other websites which are hosted and maintained by third parties. You link to such websites at your own risk, and no representations are made regarding the content of any such website. No liability will be accepted for any loss or damage that may arise from the use of such third party websites.

The pages of this website (which includes the screens displaying the pages and the information and material contained therein) are governed by Copyright ©. Reproduction in any form of any part of the contents of this website without prior written consent is prohibited unless for private, non-commercial viewing purposes.

The terms and conditions of use of this website are governed by the laws of Scotland and any dispute regarding this website shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Scottish courts.

Privacy Policy

Any personal data provided will be treated as confidential in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

Information stored by this website may include details provided by you including name, contact information including email address, demographic information such as postcode, other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers and your IP address. An IP address is a number assigned to you by your Internet service provider so that you can access the Internet, this is recorded by our web server when you visit any component of this website (see use of cookies). IP addresses are not used to personally identify you.

If you have chosen to receive a Housing Options Scotland Newsletter, Housing Options Scotland will use the information you submit to provide you with information on the services and products we offer, details of any new products or services, and information that may be of interest to you.

We also use your information to customise our products and services to attempt to serve you better, by providing more tailored products and services, and to help us understand your needs better.

Housing Options Scotland does not share its lists with any third parties.

EU Cookie Compliance – Use of Cookies

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.

_utma tracks the number of times a visitor has been to the site, when their first visit was, and when their last visit occurred.

_utmb and _utmc track how long a particular visit takes.

_utmz tracks which site or search engine the visitor came from, the link clicked or keyword used, and the visitor’s geographic location.

These four cookies are placed by Google Analytics. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage.Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.

You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, and confirming that you are happy to accept cookies you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Read more about Google Analytics (http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html) or download the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on (https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout)

This website also links out to Facebook, and Twitter, these third party Social Media Sites might be gathering usage information.

Copyright

Content Copyright © Housing Options Scotland. All rights reserved. Copyright in the pages of this website, in the screens displaying the pages and in the information and material contained therein and their arrangement is owned by Housing Options Scotland unless otherwise indicated.

Design Copyright © littleangel design. All rights reserved. Copyright of all code related to this website other than the core WordPress code, plugins and database, unless hitherto stated, is owned by littleangel design.

Reproduction in any form of any part of the contents of this website without prior written consent is prohibited unless for private, non-commercial viewing purposes.

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