Terms and conditions of use

Users of this site must agree to the following terms and conditions.

1. Copyright

Plans, drawings and other material submitted to Dumfries and Galloway Council as planning authority are protected by the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988. Use of this material is subject to the prior permission of the copyright owner.

Ordnance Survey maps, and maps created from Ordnance Survey material are subject to Crown copyright.

2. Data protection

Parties submitting representations must be aware that any representations received will be available to view online and may be disclosed under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002. In order to ensure compliance with the Data Protection Act 1998, personal e-mail addresses, telephone and mobile numbers and signatures will be removed (redacted) before publication to the internet. Dumfries and Galloway Council aim to ensure that anything that is abusive, indecent, unlawful or defamatory is not displayed. However, individuals must take personal responsibility for the comments they submit. The views expressed in documents displayed on this website are not necessarily those of Dumfries & Galloway Council.

3. Data accuracy

Any person wishing to rely on the information published on this website should satisfy themselves that the data is both complete and accurate. Every effort is made to ensure that the information published is up-to-date and correct but Dumfries and Galloway Council cannot be held liable for any inaccuracies.

4. Note for applicants / agents

Work in respect of requests for actions / additional information made in correspondence from third parties (e.g. statutory consultees) which is displayed on this website should not be undertaken without first checking with the relevant case officer.

Page last updated: 19/07/2019
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