Terms of use

All content of this website is copyrighted Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) and the University of Nottingham. The website is provided via the NERC British Isles continuous GNSS Facility (BIGF) and hosted by the University of Nottingham. No content may be copied, transmitted, reproduced or otherwise used without the express permission of BIGF. Enquiries on the use of any of part of this website, including text, logos, other imagery or materials, should be sent to bigf@bgs.ac.uk.

The basis on which you are entitled to access and use the BIGF website is set out below. These terms may be changed from time to time. Your access to and use of the website will be deemed to constitute acceptance of these terms:

Subject to any further restriction imposed by BIGF, you are only permitted to download and/or copy any information contained on the BIGF website for personal use or scientific research. Under no circumstance should any such information be used for commercial purposes without the prior express consent of BIGF.

The BIGF website pages may contain a selection of material concerning BIGF, associated organisations and companies. This material is for information only and does not constitute a recommendation as to the suitability of such organisation and/or company. BIGF may without notice or reference, delete or add content or pages to the website, and/or refer the reader to other websites.

BIGF does not make any representations or give any warranties, express or implied, about the information available on any third party site whether accessed via any hypertext link contained on this website or otherwise referred to on this website. BIGF does not accept any responsibility for enabling the reader to link to another site on the World Wide Web or to any other site.

BIGF has taken all reasonable steps to ensure that in so far as it is aware the information provided on this site is accurate and up to date. Notwithstanding the previous paragraph, BIGF does not warrant or represent that the information provided is suitable for your individual requirements.

You acknowledge and accept that:

  • It is your responsibility to check for any changes to the information used by you from this website from time to time.
  • You are responsible for ensuring that any material downloaded or copied from this website is free from viruses or malicious code.
  • We may (at our absolute discretion) restrict and/or prohibit your access to the website and/or the information contained in it at anytime.
  • No part of these terms are intended to constitute an exclusion of any liability which cannot be excluded under English Law.

All information provided by you via this site is treated by BIGF in accordance with its data protection and privacy policy.

The reader must be satisfied that he or she may lawfully access the BIGF website, read the pages and/or act upon the material contained in the pages. BIGF accepts no responsibility for unauthorised access or actions of the reader in respect of these or other matters.

We may terminate your registration at our website at any time.

These 'Terms of use', which are subject to English law, contain the entire agreement between the reader and BIGF with respect to our website.