Terms & conditions of website use

These are the terms and conditions (the "Terms and Conditions") which apply to the use of this web site (this "Site") by you. The links below take you to the relevant sections on this page.

In these Terms and Conditions, references to "we", "us" and "our" are to Marketing Edinburgh Limited, a company registered in Scotland with Company Number SC392580 and registered office at 26 Frederick Street, Edinburgh EH2 2JR. Use of this Site is subject to these Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions you must cease use of this Site immediately. By continuing to use this Site you are deemed to have accepted these Terms and Conditions.

We reserve the right to change these Terms and Conditions from time to time at our discretion, including (though not only) in response to any changes in law that may apply to our operations. However, any amended version of these Terms and Conditions will only apply after we have published that amended version on this Site.


1. Copyright, Trade Marks and Domain Names, Copyright

Any use of the site content requires the prior written permission of the Marketing Edinburgh and The City of Edinburgh Council ("Council"). Unauthorised use of this Site and its content may breach copyright and other intellectual property rights.

The Council is the owner of the intellectual property rights in the brands '2050 Edinburgh City Vision' and 'Edinburgh 2050', the use of which is licensed by the Council to us.  The Council reserves its rights in respect of the any unauthorised or undesirable use of the brands.  Appropriate legal action may be taken to enforce such rights.

2. General Terms and Conditions of Use Accuracy of Information

We do our best to ensure that all information on this Site is accurate. If you believe any of the information to be inaccurate, please let us know and where we agree with you, we will correct it as soon as practicable. However, we make no representations that any of the information on this Site is in fact accurate and up-to-date or complete, and accept no responsibility for any loss or damage, or injury, direct or indirect, suffered as a result of using this Site, or caused by the inaccuracy or incompleteness of the information on this Site or reliance on the content by you or other parties. It is the responsibility of users of this Site who wish to act on the basis of information available on it, to check and verify that information themselves before acting.

Although we hope that this Site will be of interest to users, we make no representations and offer no warranties in relation to it and its content, to the fullest extent that such representations and warranties may be lawfully excluded.


On this Site we do provide hypertext links to other web sites that are operated by third parties (i.e. people other than the Edinburgh City Region Brand project ‘Edinburgh Inspiring Capital’). Please note that using such a link means that you are leaving our Site, and we take no responsibility for, and make no representations and give no warranties in respect of, any web sites accessed through any such links from this Site. In addition, such third party websites may have data-collection, privacy and security policies that differ from those of Edinburgh City Region Brand, and you should consult such third party policies prior to proceeding. Edinburgh City Region Brand has no responsibility or liability whatsoever in connection with your use or your exchange of any information with such third party websites.


The information on this Site is not intended to address your particular requirements. Such information does not constitute any form of advice or recommendation by us, and is not intended to be relied upon by you in making (or refraining from making) any specific decisions.

We make available all information on this Site free of charge, and to the fullest extent permitted by law, we accept no liability for that information, or for any loss or damage suffered by you or anyone else, directly or indirectly, as a result of your use of this Site.


Scots law shall apply to these Terms and Conditions, notwithstanding the jurisdiction where you are based. You irrevocably agree that the Scottish courts will have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute which may arise out of, under, or in connection with these Terms and Conditions, and for these purposes irrevocably submit all such disputes to the jurisdiction of the Scottish courts. The place of performance of the contract created by your use of this Site subject to these Terms and Conditions shall be Scotland.

We make no representation and give no warranty that this Site, or any of the information available on it, complies with any laws other than Scots law.


Failure by us to enforce a right will not result in a waiver of such right.

If any of these Terms and Conditions is held to be invalid or unenforceable by any court having authority to determine such issues, the remaining provisions of these Terms and Conditions will not be affected, and accordingly will remain in full force and effect.

You may not assign or transfer your rights under these Terms and Conditions.

3. Website Content

The figures reproduced in this website are the most up to date available to the editorial team at the time of going to press (February 2008). While every effort has been made to ensure a high degree of accuracy the authors can make no guarantees as to the accuracy or reliability of information quoted.

NOTE ON DEFINITIONS: In this publication ‘City Region’ is used to describe the area encompassing the local authority areas of the City of Edinburgh, East, West and Mid Lothian, Fife, Forth Valley and the Scottish Borders.

4. Terms and Conditions - Further Information

Finally, should you have an enquiry about any aspect of these Terms and Conditions, or our use of your personal information, please contact us as follows:

by post: 2050 Edinburgh City Vision, Marketing Edinburgh Ltd, 26 Frederick Street, Edinburgh EH2 2JR
by telephone: 0131 473 3666