Terms and Conditions
The information contained on this site gives only general guidance on the law as it relates to the countries of the United Kingdom. It should not be regarded or relied upon as a complete or authoritative statement of the law. The law differs between England, Scotland, Wales & Northern Ireland. Please check that the information applies to the country in which you live. If you think that you have a legal problem you should get advice.
The Empty Homes Agency has tried to ensure that the contents of this website are accurate. The Empty Homes Agency will not accept liability for any loss or damage or inconvenience arising as a consequence of any use of or the inability to use any information on this website. Visitors who use this website and rely on any information do so at their own risk. The Empty Homes Agency does not represent or warrant that the information accessible via the website is accurate, complete or up to date. Availability of information is subject to change without notice.
The Empty Homes Agency will not be liable (to the fullest extent permitted at law) for any loss, damage or inconvenience arising as a consequence of any use of or the inability to use any information on this site.
The Empty Homes Agency takes no responsibility for the contents of linked websites and links should not be taken as an endorsement of any kind. The Empty Homes Agency has no control over the availability of the linked pages.
The Empty Homes Agency has made every effort to ensure that the details provided are a true and accurate record of the organisations listed. This list does represent a recommendation from The Empty Homes Agency for any of the organisations listed, other than those managed or funded directly by The Empty Homes Agency. The Empty Homes Agency will not accept liability for any loss or damage or inconvenience arising through contact with any non-Empty Homes Agency organisation listed.
The Empty Homes Agency does not store or capture personal information from the emptyhomes site, other than IP addresses which are automatically recognised by the Web server. All storage of this date complies with the Data Protection Act 1988.
Summary of Terms
Used to locate and display Web pages via a software application. The most popular ones are Microsoft Internet Explorer and Netscape Navigator.
Message given to the web browser by a web server message is then stored by the browser in a text file called cookie.txt. Each time the browser requests a page from the server, this message is sent back. A cookie’s main objective is to identify users and personalise their visit by customising web pages for them for example by welcoming them by name next time they visit the same site. A site using cookies will usually invite you to provide personal information such as your name, e-mail address and interests.
IP (internet Protocol)
All networks connected to the internet speak IP, the technical standard which allows data to be transmitted between two devices. TCP/IP (Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol) is responsible for making sure messages get form one host to another and that the messages are understood.
If you are connected to the Internet you have one, for example it may look something like this 22.214.171.124
EHA makes all reasonable efforts to exclude viruses from this site but it cannot ensure such exclusion. Accordingly, no liability is accepted for viruses or for any other defect which might result in loss or corruption of or damage to information held in any format. You are recommended to take all appropriate safeguards before downloading information from this site.
Similarly, whilst EHA makes reasonable efforts to prevent third parties from gaining access to information which you may supply to us through any form held on this site, we cannot guarantee that no third party will gain such access.
This site and its contents are for individual use only and may not be recopied or shared with a third party without the prior written consent of EHA.