Terms & Conditions

Website terms and conditions for use

The Academy for Sustainable Communities (ASC) takes every effort to ensure that the information published on this website is up to date and accurate. However, we cannot accept any liability for the accuracy or content. Visitors who rely on this information do so at their own risk. We recommend that you take further advice or seek guidance before taking action based on the information contained on this website.

We can not guarantee that this site will be compatible with any hardware or software which you use. We reserve the right to withdraw or modify this website at any time.

Privacy policy

We will use your details to send you information about subjects that you’ve told us are of interest to you. We will not bombard you with emails and we will treat your details with strict confidentiality.

We will not transfer, disclose, sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties without your permission unless required to do so by law.

You have the option to remove yourself or change your mailing preferences at any time. Instructions to do this will be included with every mail you receive form us.

If you have any questions about this policy, please contact us at enquiries@ascskills.org.uk

The Data Protection Act 1998

Information supplied via this website will be retained by Yorkshire Forward on a database and will be used to update our records and to contact you with information about relevant initiatives, services or opportunities that we believe might be of interested to you. Your details will be stored securely and will not be released to any other organisation. The Academy for Sustainable Communities is the Data Controller for your information. If you have any questions about this, please contact Sharon Owbridge on 0113 394 4631 or s.owbridge@ascskills.org.uk.

Freedom of Information

Under the Freedom of Information Act (November 2000) you have a right of access to all types of recorded information held by public authorities - both personal and non-personal. For more information, see ASC’s FOI policy. There are, of course, areas where exemptions apply and these can be found at www.justice.gov.uk.

Copyright and neighbouring rights

The material featured on this site is subject to Crown copyright protection unless otherwise indicated. The Crown copyright protected material may be reproduced free of charge in any format or medium for research, private study or for internal circulation within an organisation. This is subject to the material being reproduced accurately and not used in a misleading context. Where any of the Crown copyright items on this site are being republished or copied to others, the source of the material must be identified and the copyright status acknowledged.

Any other proposed use of the material, please apply for a Click-Use online Licence by visiting the Office of Public Sector Information (OPSI formerly known as HMSO) website at www.opsi.gov.uk/click-use/system/online/pLogin.asp or by writing to:

Office of Public Sector Information
Information Policy Team
St Clements House
2-16 Colegate
Norwich NR3 1BQ
Fax: 01603 723000 or
Email: HMSO Licensing

The permission to reproduce Crown protected material does not extend to any material on this 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.

For further information on Crown copyright policy and licensing arrangements, see the guidance at www.opsi.gov.uk/advice/crown-copyright/copyright-guidance/index.htm.


We may link to other websites which are not within our control. We are not responsible for these websites in any way and do not endorse them. It is your responsibility to check the terms and conditions and privacy policy on any other site which you visit.

Virus protection

We make every effort to check and test material at all stages of production. It is always wise for users to run an antivirus program on all material downloaded from the Internet.

We cannot accept any responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system which may occur whilst using material from our site.