Terms and Conditions

Welcome to the English Riviera Image Library www.englishrivieraimages.co.uk.


Please read these terms and conditions carefully before using this website.

Using this website indicates that you accept these terms. If you do not accept these terms and conditions (“terms”), do not use this website.

These terms constitute a legal agreement between you and The English Riviera Tourism Company (“ERTC”, “we” or “us”).

Please read this agreement (“agreement”) in its entirety before you continue to use this website or download any image. If you do not agree, discontinue using the site.

Ownership of our Website

This website is owned by the English Riviera Tourism Company (known as the ERTC). All of the content featured or displayed on this website, including but not limited to, text, graphics, photographs, images, (“Content”), is owned by ERTC and its content providers.

Protection of Intellectual Property

All elements of this web site including, but not limited to, the general design and the content , are protected by trademarking, copyright, moral rights, trademark and other laws relating to intellectual property rights.

Except as explicitly permitted under this or another agreement with ERTC, no portion or element of this website or its content may be copied or retransmitted via any means and this website, its content and all related rights shall remain the exclusive property of ERTC unless otherwise expressly agreed.

Indemnification for Breach

By using this site you agree to indemnify the ERTC against any losses, expenses, costs or damages howsoever incurred as a result of your breach of the Terms of this Agreement or your unauthorised use of the Content and related rights.

How you may use the content of this website

Images, may only be used by Promotional Partners and official 'working partners' to help promote their business and the English Riviera once you have registered as a user of this site.

You may not distribute, sublicense or make available for use or distribution to or by a third party any images on this site and you may not sell these images or alter them in anyway.

Model and Property releases

i. ERTC gives no representations or warranties whatsoever as to the existence of any Release associated with the image
ii. ERTC gives no representations or warranties whatsoever with respect to the use of names, trademarks, logos, uniforms, registered or copyrighted designs or works of art depicted in the Image
iii. You must satisfy yourself that all necessary rights, consents or permissions as may be required for Reproduction of the Image have been secured

Using Images

Your ability to access an image does not in itself entitle you to use the image.

Without limitation, images may not be utilised as a trademark or service mark, or for any unlawful purpose or use, or to defame any person, or to violate any person’s right of privacy or publicity, or for any pornographic use, or to infringe upon any copyright, trade name, trademark or service mark of any person or entity. You undertake not to use any Image to support any political or religious cause or in any way which may be defamatory or reasonably anticipated to compromise the reputation of The English Riviera Tourism Company or imply that it uses or approves or endorses any cause or commercial commodity.

Our images are protected by copyright. All rights to the images are owned by the ERTC or it's creators.

For editorial promotional uses, you must include a copyright notice and photo credit adjacent to each Image in the format: “© ERTC/photographer’s name” where applicable. For commercial uses, you must include the credit described where appropriate.

When you use an ERTC image you acquire from ERTC only the limited right to reproduce that Image as agreed by the terms of your having an approved account with the ERTC Image Library before downloading.

However, to use the Image you may need the permission of the owners of places and things or the artist or his/her estate or agency who may have rights in the material. It is your responsibility to license these additional rights from the proper right owners.

Privacy Statement

We respect your "privacy" and want to let you know exactly how we will use the information we collect from our website and registration process.

The information you supply will be kept on a secure database for purposes as registered under the Data Protection Act. Registration authorises us to send you promotional materials by using either email or mailing addresses you have provided on the registration form or billing information.

From time to time we may notify you of any special promotions, new products, services and other information that may be of interest to you. We will not send you any information if you have expressly informed us that you do not wish to receive such materials.

Registered users can opt out of any mailing list by simply writing to us by letter or email.

If you feel that information we currently have on record is incorrect, please revise this information by emailing us directly or by verifying and updating your details during any online order.

How do we plan to use customer’s information?
All information is used for account maintenance, ordering and support as well as for statistical information. The ERTC will also use the information for specific mailing, special invitations and direct marketing.

Is any information passed or sold or shared with a third party?
No information is passed to any third party

Do you collect email addresses and how will they be used?
Yes for individual contact, correspondence, promotion and direct marketing purposes

Does the ERTC track customers IP addresses?
Yes for security and support so that we know what types of platform you access the ERTC from in case of any error and to gather information for better future support for all of our customers.

The ERTC are not responsible for the privacy issues of any outside websites

The ERTC links to other websites for your convenience, benefit and information. We are not responsible for the privacy issues of those sites.

Do you have security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under your control?
Yes all information is only accessible to specific password protected ERTC administrators of our site. All data is held on secure servers


This website and its Content are provided “as is” and ERTC excludes to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law any warranty, express or implied, including, without limitation, any implied warranties of merchantability, satisfactory quality or fitness for a particular purpose. The functions embodied on, or in the materials of, this website are not warranted to be uninterrupted or without error. You, not ERTC, assume the entire cost of all necessary servicing, repair or correction due to your use of this website.

Except as specifically stated in these Terms or elsewhere on this website, or as otherwise required by applicable law, neither ERTC nor its directors, employees, licensors, content providers, affiliates or other representatives will be liable for damages of any kind (including, without limitation, lost profits, direct, indirect, compensatory, consequential, exemplary, special, incidental, or punitive damages) arising out of your use of, your inability to use, or the performance of this website or the Content whether or not we have been advised of the possibility of such damages.

ERTC uses reasonable efforts to ensure the accuracy, correctness and reliability of the Content but we make no representations or warranties as to the Content’s accuracy, correctness or reliability.

Some US states and foreign countries do not permit the exclusion or limitation of implied warranties or liability for certain categories of damages. Therefore, some or all of the limitations above may not apply to you to the extent that they are prohibited or superseded by state or national provisions.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

This agreement is governed by the laws of England and Wales whose courts are the courts of exclusive jurisdiction.

This agreement will not be governed by the United Nations Convention on contracts for the international sale of goods or any other similar convention or laws, the application of which are expressly excluded.

We reserve the right to change these Terms and Conditions, prices and other information and available contractual licence terms featured on this website without notice. These conditions set out the entire agreement between ERTC and you relating to your use of this website.

No action of ERTC other than an express written waiver or amendment, may be construed as a waiver or amendment of any of these Terms. Should any clause of these Terms or Security & Privacy Policy be found unenforceable, wherever possible this will not affect any other clause and each will remain in full force and effect.


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We ask that each named user from the same company registers separately to minimise order and account confusion that could occur later on, especially if there are multiple users for the same organization. We will not register any user account without a named person for contact.

Registered companies are requested to dissuade users from sharing login details with others in the same office to help avoid order and invoice confusion in the future.

Please note: The website will disconnect if it sees more than one login attempt at the same time using the same login & password details (from separate IP addresses). This is to protect the database.

Site is recommended for use with licensed versions of Windows (7, Vista, NT4, 2000 or XP) using browser MS Internet Explorer version 6.0 and above.

Website has been fully tested on other operating platforms and browsers including MAC OSX using Mozilla Firefox browser If you use Mozilla Firefox do not save ERTC website pages as tabs. Each tab is treated as a separate login attempt and so will disconnect you from the database.
For registered users only

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