Website Terms of Use

Legal statement

Conditions of use

This website is maintained by East Suffolk Council. The following are terms and conditions of use of the site. Acceptance of these conditions is a requirement for use of this site.

These conditions of use are governed by English law and any dispute connected with this site is subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.

By accessing this website you confirm your understanding and acceptance of the following:

The information provided on this website is not legal advice and is not intended to be a complete statement of the law on a particular subject. You should take independent legal advice on any particular legal issue that concerns you. 

We use reasonable endeavours to check and update information which we publish on the website, where possible and appropriate, but any of the information may not have been updated. We cannot guarantee that the information on the website is correct or up to date. To the full extent permitted by law, we accept no responsibility for any reliance that is placed on the information on the website.

The Council gives no warranty and makes no representation as to the content of this site or its accuracy and accepts no liability for any errors or omissions in it.

The Council does not warrant that use of the site will not infringe third party rights.

The Council does not warrant that use of this site or materials downloaded from it will not cause computer virus infection or other damage to property.

It is a condition of use of the site and the materials in it that use is at the user’s own risk.

Neither the Council nor any of the site’s editors or contributors shall be liable for any loss or damages suffered as a result of any use of the site, including but not limited to direct loss, consequential loss and loss of profits (but not including death or personal injury).

Links to other sites

This site includes links to other sites on the Internet. We are not responsible for such sites and cannot vouch for the suitability or accuracy of their content. Use of these links is at the user’s own risk.


The information provided on this website is subject to copyright.  East Suffolk Council is the copyright holder of all information contained on this site with the exception of any legislation and third party guidance documents. The information may be copied or reproduced for educational or private study purposes on a non-commercial basis. All other copying or reproduction etc is a breach of copyright.

Reproduction of any part of the website, including but not limited to the structure, overall style and program code is prohibited.

Changes to these conditions

We may change these conditions of use from time to time. These changes will be binding without further visits to this page to re-read this notice


In the event of any enquiries relating to conditions of use, copyright or the reproduction of material on our website please contact:

Website Co-ordinator,
Suffolk Coastal Port Health Authority,
70 Shed,
Oysterbed Road,
The Dock,
Suffolk IP11 4AN.

Privacy statement

Please also see East Suffolk Council’s GDPR and Privacy statements – links can be found below:

East Suffolk Council GDPR Statement and Privacy Statement

Personal information

Your personal data is important to this Council. We promise to process your personal information in accordance with the Data Protection Act, for legitimate Council purposes only. We will only pass your details to another agency if it is required by law or that agency is relevant to your enquiry.

National fraud initiative and data matching

East Suffolk Council is required by law to protect the public funds it administers. We may share information provided to us with other bodies responsible for auditing or administering public funds, in order to prevent and detect fraud.

Visit East Suffolk Council’s website to find out more about data matching and fraud prevention activities

Website analysis and statistics

Some information is collected and stored automatically when you visit our site by software we use to help us find out how people use our website. This information does not identify you personally and includes:

The date and time of your visit and the pages you look at.
If you linked to our website from another website, the address of that website and any website you visit directly from our website.
Information on the number of times particular search terms are used and the number of failed searches.
The type of browser and operating system used to access the site.
The Internet Service Provider and IP address from which you access the site.

We use this information to find out how many people visit our site and what pages they look at. It helps us identify gaps in the information content and also helps identify where we can make improvements to the site. To find out more about our cookies