EPC Website Terms of Service

Background

These Terms of Service, together with any and all other documents referred to herein, set out the terms under which you may use epcplc.com website and any sub-domains of this site (the Website). Please read these Terms of Service carefully and ensure that you understand them. You will be required to read and understand these Terms of Service as by using this website you are deemed to accept them. If you do not agree to comply with and be bound by these Terms of Service, please stop using the website.

Definitions and Interpretation

In these Terms of Service the following terms shall have the following meanings:

EPC Account
means an account required to be registered by the Website’s user to manage online payments of traffic related notices;
EPC
Euro Parking Collection plc: Company reg.: 3515275, Data Protection Reg.: Z5479282; Contractum Ltd: Company reg 5755117, Data Protection Reg.: Z143131X, VAT Number: 977 7392 50, EPC Finance Limited: Company reg.: 08881682; all registered in England and Wales, Shepperton House, 83-93 Shepperton Road, London, N1 3DF United Kingdom; and EPC Hungary KFT: Company reg: 01-09-908128 Data Protection Reg: NAIH-112615/2017
Content
means any and all text, images, audio, video, scripts, code, software, databases, and any other form of information capable of being stored on a computer that appears on, or forms part of the Website;
Platform
means collectively the online facilities, tools, services, infrastructure and information that EPC provides through the Website for facilitating administration of traffic related charges;
Services
means the services available to you through this Website, specifically any aspect related to cross border enforcement of traffic related fees, charges and contraventions;
Payment Information
means any details required for the payment for Services from this Website. This includes, but is not limited to, credit / debit card numbers, bank account numbers and sort codes;
Third Party Service Provider
means a third party providing a service that is offered to Users through Website;
User
means any third party that accesses the Website and is not employed by Euro Parking Collection plc and acting in the course of their employment.

The Website Ownership

The Website is owed and operated by EPC

Our Intellectual Property Rights and Licence

All other Content included on the Website including all user-facing material, text, graphics, logos, icons, images, sound clips, video clips, data compilations, page layout and all underlying material such as code, software, and databases and the copyright and other intellectual property rights in that Content, unless specifically labelled otherwise, is the property of EPC, our affiliates or other relevant third parties. All Content is protected by applicable United Kingdom and international intellectual property laws and treaties.

You may not reproduce, copy, distribute, store or in any other fashion re-use material from the Website unless otherwise indicated on the Website or unless given express written permission to do so by EPC.

Links to Other Websites

The Website may contain links to other sites. Unless expressly stated, these sites are not under the control of EPC or our affiliates. EPC assumes no responsibility for the content responsibility for the content of such websites and disclaim liability for any and all forms of loss or damage arising out of the use of them. The inclusion of a link to another site on this Website does not imply any endorsement of the sites themselves or of those in control of them.

EPC Accounts

In order to access EPC’s simple online management of payments of traffic related charges EPC requires you to register an account.

The account will contain certain personal details and payment information which EPC will ask you to provide.

By continuing to use this Website you represent and warrant that:

By creating an EPC Account you further affirm your representation and warranty.

Please note that if EPC implements material changes to the way the operations of the accounts we will inform you about it.

It is recommended that you do not share your Account details, particularly your username and password. EPC accepts no liability for any losses or damages incurred as a result of your Account details being shared by you. If you use a shared computer, it is recommended that you do not save your Account details in your internet browser.

If you have reason to believe that your Account details have been obtained by another without consent, you should contact EPC immediately to suspend your Account and cancel any unauthorised orders or payments that may be pending.

Privacy

Use of the Website is also governed by our Website Privacy Notice and Cookies Policy which is incorporated into these Terms of Service by this reference.

Termination and Cancellation

Either you or EPC may terminate your Account at any time.

If you wish to terminate your account, please email us with your request..

Disclaimers

EPC makes no warranty or representation that the Website will meet your requirements, that it will be of satisfactory quality, that it will be fit for a particular purpose, that it will not infringe the rights of third parties, that it will be compatible with all systems, that it will be secure and that all information provided will be accurate. EPC makes no guarantee of any specific results from the use of our Service or Services.

Whilst Euro Parking Collection plc uses reasonable endeavours to ensure that the Website is secure and free of errors, viruses and other malware, all Users are advised to take responsibility for their own security, that of their personal details and their computers.

Viruses, Malware and Security

EPC exercises all reasonable skill and care to ensure that the Website is secure and free from viruses and other malware including, but not limited to, the scanning for viruses and malware. EPC does not, however, guarantee that the Website is secure or free from viruses or other malware and accepts no liability in respect of the same.

You must not deliberately introduce viruses or other malware, or any other material which is malicious or technologically harmful either to or via Our Platform.

You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to any part of the Website, the server on which the Website is stored, or any other server, computer, or database connected to the Website.

Changes to the Service and these Terms of Service

EPC reserves the right to change the Website, its Content or these Terms of Service at any time. You will be bound by any changes to the Terms of Service from the first time you use the Website following the changes. If EPC is required to make any changes to Terms of Service by law, these changes will apply automatically to any current usage in addition to any future usage.

Availability of the Website

The Service is provided “as is” and on an “as available” basis. EPC gives no warranty that the Service will be free of defects and / or faults. To the maximum extent permitted by law EPC provides no warranties (express or implied) of fitness for a particular purpose, accuracy of information, compatibility and satisfactory quality.

EPC accepts no liability for any disruption or non-availability of the Website resulting from external causes including, but not limited to, ISP equipment failure, host equipment failure, communications network failure, power failure, natural events, acts of war or legal restrictions and censorship.

Limitation of Liability

To the maximum extent permitted by law, EPC accepts no liability for any direct or indirect loss or damage, foreseeable or otherwise, including any indirect, consequential, special or exemplary damages arising from the use of the Website or any information contained therein. Users should be aware that they use the Website and its Content at their own risk.

Nothing in these Terms of Service excludes or restricts EPC liability for death or personal injury resulting from any negligence or fraud on the part of EPC.

Nothing in these Terms of Service excludes or restricts EPC’s liability for any direct or indirect loss or damage arising out of the incorrect provision of Services or out of reliance on incorrect information included on the Website.

Whilst every effort has been made to ensure that these Terms of Service adhere strictly with the relevant provisions of the Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977, in the event that any of these terms are found to be unlawful, invalid or otherwise unenforceable, that term is to be deemed severed from these Terms of Service and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining Terms of Service. This term shall apply only within jurisdictions where a particular term is illegal.

How does EPC Use Your Personal Information (Data Protection)

All personal information that EPC may collect (including, but not limited to, your name, address and telephone number) will be collected, used and held in accordance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998 and subsequent legislation.

For details on data protection please read EPC Privacy Notice.

Other Important Terms

EPC may transfer (assign) our obligations and rights under these Terms of Service (and under the Contract, as applicable) to a third party. If this occurs, you will be informed by EPC in writing. Your rights under these Terms of Service (and the Contract) will not be affected and our obligations under these Terms of Service (and the Contract) will be transferred to the third party who will remain bound by them.

The Contract is between you and EPC. It is not intended to benefit any other person or third party in any way and no such person or party will be entitled to enforce any provision of these Terms of Service.

If any of the provisions of these Terms of Service are found to be unlawful, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by any court or other authority, that/those provision(s) shall be deemed severed from the remainder of these Terms of Service. The remainder of these Terms of Service shall be valid and enforceable.

No failure or delay by Us in exercising any of Our rights under these Terms of Service means that EPC have waived that right, and no waiver by Us of a breach of any provision of these Terms of Service means that EPC will waive any subsequent breach of the same or any other provision.

EPC may revise these Terms of Service from time to time in response to changes in relevant laws and other regulatory requirements. If EPC changes these Terms of Service as they relate to your Subscription, EPC will give you reasonable advance notice of the changes and provide details of how to cancel if you are not happy with them.

Law and Jurisdiction

These Terms of Service, and the relationship between you and EPC (whether contractual or otherwise) shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, English law.

If you are a consumer, any disputes concerning these Terms of Service, the relationship between you and EPC, or any matters arising therefrom or associated therewith (whether contractual or otherwise) shall be subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of England, Wales, Scotland, or Northern Ireland, as determined by your residency.

If you are a business, any disputes concerning these Terms of Service, the relationship between you and Us, or any matters arising therefrom or associated therewith (whether contractual or otherwise) shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.