(Last updated: June 2018)
What's in these terms?
These terms tell you the rules for using our websites www.bellway.co.uk, www.ashberryhomes.co.uk (“Customer Sites”) and www.bellwayplc.co.uk (“Corporate Site”) (and all their sub-domains and related microsites) (together our “sites”).
Click on the links below to go straight to more information on each area:
1. Who we are and how to contact us
2. How we may use your personal information and other applicable terms
3. We may make changes to these terms and our sites
4. Our sites are only for users in the UK
5. We may suspend or withdraw our sites and are not responsible for viruses
6. You must keep your account details safe
7. Acceptable use policy and prohibited uses
8. Your breach of our acceptable use policy
9. How you may use material on our sites and notice of our trade marks
10. Do not rely on information on our sites
11. We are not responsible for websites we link to
12. Our responsibility for loss or damage suffered by you
13. Rules about linking to our sites
14. Which country's laws apply to any disputes?
Our Customer Sites are operated by Bellway Homes Limited, which is a limited company registered in England and Wales under company number 00670176.
Our Corporate Site is operated by Bellway p.l.c., which is a public limited company registered in England and Wales under company number 1372603.
Our registered office for both companies is at Seaton Burn House, Dudley Lane, Seaton Burn, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE13 6BE.
Our VAT number is 176685416.To contact us, please use the contact forms which are available on each of our sites or telephone our Head Office on 0191 217 0717.
References to “we”, “us”, and “our” below are references to Bellway Homes Limited and/or Bellway p.l.c. (as the case may be).
Our Privacy notice applies to your use of our sites, and we will only use your personal information as set out in that privacy notice. If another privacy notice takes precedence over this privacy notice then we will notify you and provide you with a copy of that notice. Our Cookies policy also applies, and sets out information about the cookies on our sites.
We amend these terms from time to time. Every time you wish to use our sites, please check these terms to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time.
We may update and change our sites from time to time to reflect changes to our users' needs and our business priorities. Updates are also made to reflect changes to our services, which may include (without limitation) changes in the price or availability of particular properties, new sites becoming available, and special offers, all of which may change on a day-to-day basis.
Our sites are directed to people residing in the United Kingdom. We do not represent that content available on or through our sites are appropriate for use or available in other locations.
Our sites are made available free of charge. We do not guarantee that our sites, or any content on them, will always be available or be uninterrupted. We may suspend or withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of our sites for business and operational reasons. Where our sites are suspended or withdrawn for a prolonged period, we will try to post a notice on the sites of such suspension or withdrawal.
We do not guarantee that our sites will be secure or free from bugs or viruses. You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform to access our sites. You should use your own virus protection software.
If you use our Corporate Site, and you choose, or you are provided with, a password or any other piece of information (when registering to receive alerts or otherwise), you must treat such information as confidential. You must not disclose it to any third party.
If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your password or other login or registration details, you must promptly notify us using the contact details set out in section 1 above.
You must only use our sites only for lawful purposes. You must not use our sites:
You must not reproduce, duplicate, copy or re-sell any part of our sites or their content in breach of these terms. You also agree not to:
By attempting to gain (or gaining) unauthorised access, introducing malware, or attacking our sites in breach of the above 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 co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our sites will cease immediately.
When we consider that a breach of the acceptable use policy at section 7 above has occurred, we may take such action as we deem appropriate. Failure to comply with the acceptable use policy constitutes a material breach, and may result in our taking all or any of the following actions:
We exclude our liability for all actions we may take in response to breaches of the acceptable use policy. The actions we may take are not limited to those described above, and we may take any other action we reasonably deem appropriate.
We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our sites, and in the material published on them. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
You may print off a reasonable number of copies, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our sites for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others to content posted on our sites (for example, via the ‘refer a friend’ function available on our Customer Sites). You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.
Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on our sites must always be acknowledged.
You must not use any part of the content on our sites for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.
The words “BELLWAY”, “BELLWAY HOMES”, “ASHBERRY HOMES” and both our “Bellway” and “Ashberry Homes” logos are our UK and EU registered trade marks. You are not permitted to use them without our approval, unless they are part of the material you are using as permitted above.
Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our sites, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our sites is accurate, complete, fit for purpose, of suitable quality, or up to date. Further, the content on our sites is provided for general information only and is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on our sites. In particular:
Where our sites contain links to other sites and resources provided by third parties (such as Google Maps, or share price information provided via the Corporate Site, for example), these links and resources are provided for your information only. If one of our sites links to another site that should not be interpreted as approval by us of that linked website or information you may obtain from it.
We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources.
We do not exclude or limit in any way our liability to you where it would be unlawful to do so. This includes liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or the negligence of our employees, agents or subcontractors and for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation. Different limitations and exclusions of liability will apply to liability arising as a result of the supply of any services to you, which will be set out in the applicable terms we provide to you.
If you are a business user:
If you are a consumer user:
You may link to our sites provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it. You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists. You must not establish a link to our sites in any website that is not owned by you. Our sites must not be framed on any other site. If we request that you delete a link to our site(s) (or any other content taken from them) you must immediately comply with such request.
The website in which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out in these terms. If you wish to link to or make any use of content on our sites other than that set out above, please contact us using the contact information in section 1 above.