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The Department of Health owns the NHS Brand Guidelines website. You may access and use this website if you agree to be legally bound by the terms set out below. If you do not agree to be legally bound by those terms please do not access and/or use www.nhsidentity.nhs.uk

The NHS Brand Guidelines website is only intended for use by people who live in England.

We may at any time revise these terms and conditions without notice. Please check regularly. Continued use of the NHS Brand Guidelines website after a change has been made is your acceptance of the change.

NHS logo and letters

The NHS logo and letters are registered trademarks owned by the Department of Health. The trademarks may only be used in accordance with the brand guidelines illustrated on this site.

Disclaimer

The NHS Brand Guidelines website is provided 'as is', without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.

We do not warrant that the functions contained in the material contained in this site will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or represent the full functionality, accuracy, reliability of the materials.

In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including, without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damages whatsoever arising from use or loss of use of, data or profits arising out of or in connection with the use of NHS Brand Guidelines website.

Third party websites

We do not monitor the content of third party websites.  Any link provided on the NHS brand guidelines website is solely for your convenience and you use it at your own risk. We do not accept any responsibility for any third party website.

Virus protection

We make every effort to check and test material at all stages of production. It is always wise for you to run an anti-virus program on all material downloaded from the Internet.

We cannot accept any responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system which may occur whilst using material derived from this website.

Images and photography

All photographs and images on this site are copyright. All rights are reserved and no photograph or image may be copied, reproduced or directly linked to without the express permission of the NHS.

Crown copyright

The material featured on this website is subject to Crown copyright protection unless otherwise indicated.

Crown copyright protected material (other than the Royal Arms and departmental or agency logos and photography) may be reproduced free of charge in any format or medium, provided it is reproduced accurately and not used for commercial purposes or in a misleading context.

Where any of the Crown copyright items on this site are being republished or copied to others, the source of the material must be identified and the copyright status acknowledged.

The permission to reproduce Crown protected material does not extend to any material on this site that is the copyright of a third party. Authorisation to reproduce such material must be obtained from the copyright holder concerned.

For further information on Crown copyright policy and licensing arrangements, see the guidance available from the following web address: http://www.opsi.gov.uk/advice/crown-copyright/copyright-guidance/index.htm.

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