Terms Of Use

This page (together with the documents referred to on it) tells you the terms of use on which you may make use of the Funding Central website whether as a guest or a registered user. Please read these terms of use carefully before you start to use the site. By using our site, you indicate that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to abide by them. If you do not agree to these terms of use, please refrain from using the site.

You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site.  You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our site through your internet connection are aware of these terms, and that they comply with them. 

This site's purpose is to provide information and advice on funding opportunities, assistance in kind and other relevant forms of support for third sector organisations. The site's further purpose is to provide useful links between funding providers and fund seekers, enabling funders to promote their services effectively and enabling potential and fund seekers to search out funding and assistance that may be available.

Intellectual property rights

NCVO and Idox Group are the owners or the licensees of all intellectual property rights in this site, and in the material published on it.  Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world.  All such rights are reserved.

All rights in information and materials on this site (the "Content") belong to either Idox Group, NCVO or its licensors. Content may be downloaded from the site onto a computer screen or mobile telephone, and you may print individual pages on paper (but not on any server or other storage device connected to a network) for your personal, non-commercial use. Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material on our site must always be acknowledged.

Except as expressly set out above, you may not reproduce, modify or in any way commercially exploit any of the Content. In particular, but without limiting the general application of the restrictions contained in the preceding sentence, you may not do any of the following without special arrangement and prior written permission from Funding Central:

  • Redistribute any of the Content (including by using it as part of any library, archive or similar service);
  • Remove the copyright or trade mark notice from any copies of Content;
  • Create a database in electronic or structural manual form by systematically downloading and storing all or any of the Content.

In the event you wish to republish or redistribute Content in any manner, permission must have first been provided in writing by Funding Central.

Reliance on information published

Information and material published on this site is gathered from primary sources and checked for accuracy with them. Although we endeavour to ensure that all published material is accurate, timely and updated regularly, NCVO and Idox Group shall not be liable for any inaccuracies and/or omissions in any information or materials provided, nor any interruption or delay to the accessibility of the site. You should note that information and materials published or otherwise provided are for general information only and are not intended to be relied upon as specific advice or recommendations in relation to any transaction you may enter or otherwise. NCVO and Idox Group therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to our site, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents. NCVO and Idox Group shall not be liable in respect for any loss or damage including loss of profit, revenue or contracts or any consequential or special loss or damage arising.

Our liability

The material displayed on our site is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy.

To the extent permitted by law, NCVO and Idox Group, and third parties connected to us hereby expressly exclude:

  • All conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity.
  • Any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with our site or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of our site, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it, including, without limitation any liability for:
  • loss of income or revenue;
  • loss of business;
  • loss of profits or contracts;
  • loss of anticipated savings;
  • loss of data;
  • loss of goodwill;
  • wasted management or office time; and
  • for any other loss or damage of any kind, however arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable.

This does not affect our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, nor our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.

Information about you and your visits to our site

We process information about you in accordance with our privacy policy. By using our site, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.

Uploading material to our site

Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to upload material to our site, or to make contact with other users of our site, or comment on funding opportunities, you must comply with the terms of use of the this site. 

Any material you upload to our site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary, and we have the right to use, copy, distribute and disclose to third parties any such material for any purpose. We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any material posted or uploaded by you to our site constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy.

We will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any materials posted by you or any other user of our site.

We have the right to remove any material or posting you make on our site if, in our opinion, such material does not comply with the standards we set out to achieve on Funding Central.

Linking to our site

You may link to Funding Central, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists. You must not establish a link from any website that is not owned by you. Our site must not be framed on any other site. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only.  We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them. 

Jurisdiction and applicable law

The English courts will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, a visit to our site although we retain the right to bring proceedings against you for breach of these conditions in your country of residence or any other relevant country.  These terms of use are governed by English law.

Contact us

If you have a query that isn't covered in our FAQ's or would like to offer feedback please contact us:

Funding Central, NCVO

Email: fundingcentralhelp@ncvo.org.uk