Terms of use

Postcodelist.co.uk provides three product packages ("Subscription", "Business" and "Developer"). The product licensing terms are different for each package and are described in Section 2 – Product licensing.

If you have any questions about these terms of use please email us at support@postcodelist.co.uk.

Section 1 – Overview

This website is operated by Postcodelist.co.uk. We offer this website (and all products available from this website) to you on the condition that you accept all the following terms and conditions of use ("terms").

By visiting this website and/or purchasing a product from us, you agree to be bound by these terms.

Section 2 – Product licensing

Purchasing a product from Postcodelist.co.uk grants you a perpetual, non-transferable, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use the product.

You agree not to sell, resell, publicly distribute or share the product or any links to the product without express written permission from us.

License term

All product packages are licensed for you to use in perpetuity. This means you can use the product on an ongoing basis with no time limits, renewal fees or royalty payments.

Product updates

If you purchase the "Subscription" package we will take reasonable endeavours to send you updated copies of the product, once every three months for a term of 1 year after your initial purchase ("your subscription"). At the end of the 1 year term we will send you a notification to confirm that your subscription is finishing and offer you the opportunity to renew your subscription.

The "Business" and "Developer" packages are provided as one-off purchases. You will not be sent updated copies of the product.

Commercial and business use

If you purchase the "Subscription" or "Business" packages, then you may use the product for commercial purposes, provided that you do not directly sell or resell the product or any portion of the product.

If you purchase the "Developer" package, you undertake that you are not a not a business or operating on behalf of a business (e.g. a sole trader, limited company or business partnership) and you undertake to only use the product for non-commercial purposes.

Number of users

If you purchase the "Subscription" or "Business" packages, then all persons employed or directly contracted by you ("users") can access and use the product. This license does not place limits the number of users.

If you purchase the "Developer" package, you agree that the product shall only be accessed and used by one individual person.

Number of devices

All product packages are licensed for you to use on any device (e.g. computers, databases, servers) that you own or operate. This license does not place limits on the number of devices.

Section 3 – Return and refund policy

We offer a goodwill returns policy which gives you 30 days to request a refund on any purchase from Postcodelist.co.uk

If you paid with your debit card or credit card, your payment will be refunded to that card. Refunds may take up to 30 days to appear on your statement. If you paid with your bank account or PayPal balance through PayPal, your payment will be refunded to your PayPal balance.

Once a refund is complete any rights accrued by you under this agreement terminate automatically. You agree to permanently delete all copies of the product in your possession.

Section 4 – Disclaimer of warranties and limitation of liability

You expressly agree that your use of, or inability to use, this website (and all products available from this website) is at your sole risk.

Postcodelist.co.uk provides this website (and all products available from this website) 'as is' without any representations or warranties of any kind, whether express, implied, statutory, or other. This includes, without limitation, warranties of title, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, absence of latent or other defects, accuracy, or the presence or absence of errors, whether or not known or discoverable.

In no case shall Postcodelist.co.uk be liable to you or any third-party for any injury, loss, claim, or any direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, special, or consequential damages of any kind, including, without limitation lost profits, lost revenue, lost savings, loss of data, replacement costs, or any similar damages, whether based in contract, tort (including negligence), strict liability or otherwise, arising from your use of this website, any product or service procured through this website, or for any other claim related in any way to your use of the website or any product or service made available through it, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of the website or any content or product posted, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the website, even if advised of their possibility.

The disclaimer of warranties and limitation of liability provided above shall be interpreted in a manner that, to the extent possible, most closely approximates an absolute disclaimer and waiver of all liability.

Section 5 – Termination

These terms of this agreement are effective until terminated by either you or us. You may terminate this agreement at any time by notifying us by email at support@postcodelist.co.uk.

If you fail to comply with any of these terms, then any rights accrued by you under this agreement will terminate automatically.

Section 4 ("Disclaimer of warranties and limitation of liability") survives termination of this agreement for all purposes.

Section 6 – Miscellaneous

These terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English Law. You agree that any dispute, controversy or claim arising out of or in connection with these terms will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts.

In the event that any provision of these terms is determined to be unlawful, void or unenforceable such determination shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any other remaining provisions.

Any ambiguities in the interpretation of these terms shall not be construed against Postcodelist.co.uk.

We reserve the right to refuse you the sale of any product, or to cancel the purchase of a product retrospectively. We may exercise this right on a case-by-case basis. If in the event that we cancel a purchase, we will attempt to notify you by contacting the email provided at the time the purchase was made. We will also make reasonable endeavours to refund you the full cost of the product.

We reserve the right to vary any part of these terms by posting updates to this webpage. It is your responsibility to check this webpage periodically for changes. Your continued use of this website (or any products available from this website) following the posting of any changes to these terms constitutes acceptance of those changes.

By purchasing a product from Postcodelist.co.uk, you certify that permission is granted for us to display your company name and any associated company logo (including a trademarked logo) as a customer on our website and in our marketing material and that you agree to this use. If you do not consent to this please notify us by email at support@postcodelist.co.uk.

This website (and all products available from this website) contain public sector information licensed under the Open Government license v1.0.

Section 7 – Definitions

The terms "we", "us" and "our" refer to Postcodelist.co.uk.

The term "Postcodelist.co.uk" means Mr A J M Edwards trading as Postcodelist.co.uk.

The terms "you" and "your" mean the individual or entity exercising the rights granted under this agreement.

The term "product" means data, in whole and in part, made available for purchase or download through this website.