With data protection law continuing to evolve, keeping your website up to date with the right documentation is crucial. This section has a detailed privacy and cookie notice, as well as many of the other documents you need to run a website, including terms & conditions for both the use of your website and the sales made on it, and domain name transfer documentation.
Terms & conditions
If your business has a website, you'll probably use to it collect and store information from people who visit it, either by asking for it directly or by putting a cookie on their web browser.
This document is designed to be used on a website that has the facility to take payments (i.e. a basket). It creates standard terms and conditions for the sale of goods and/or services to consumers from a website in the United Kingdom.
This document is not suitable if your business sells:
- financial, leisure, accommodation and transport or catering services
- digital content, except where it is provided on a 'tangible medium' such as a disc or memory stick
- goods and/or services to other businesses
Use this document to create the terms and conditions for the use of your website. It covers issues such as access, intellectual property and liability, with optional clauses regarding registration and posting reviews. It does not cover the sale of any goods or services via the website (i.e. through taking payments online).
This document is not suitable if access to the website is on a subscription basis, or if the website allows the uploading of content (other than reviews).
You should also use our 'Privacy and cookie notice for a website'. If you make sales (i.e. take payments) via your website, you may also need our 'Terms and conditions for selling consumer goods or services on a website'.