Welcome to Drive Academy
This page tells you the terms on which you may use our website http://www.driveacademy.uk whether as a registered user or guest. Please read carefully before use.
By using the site, you accept the terms and agree to obey them. If you don’t accept them, please don’t use the site.
2. Who We Are
www.driveacademy.uk is operated by Drive Academy Ltd, a UK Limited company registered in England under company number 12537885.
Some important details about us:
- Our registered office is at: ℅187 Greenfield Crescent, Waterlooville, PO8 9ER.
- Our trading office is at: ℅187 Greenfield Crescent, Waterlooville, PO8 9ER.
Drive Academy Ltd is a directory site with the purpose of making introductions between driving instructors and driving students, none of the instructors listed on this site are employees of Drive Academy Ltd and the business of Drive Academy Ltd is solely as a marketing company and not as a driving school.
Only DVSA licensed ADI’s and PDI’s may advertise on Drive Academy Ltd website. If driving instructors are found to be unlicensed they will be removed immediately and will have no recourse to complain.
It is the sole responsibility of the driving student to ensure that they have checked that the driving instructor is a licensed ADI Instructor with the DVSA before starting and paying for lessons, In engaging(paying for lessons) with a driving instructor the driving student is forming a contract with the driving instructor who is not employed by Drive Academy Ltd.
Drive Academy Ltd cannot and will not be held liable for any financial disputes between driving students and driving instructors
Drive Academy Ltd will do its utmost to ensure that driving instructors are registered and licensed with the DVSA but cannot be held responsible for anyone who falsifies their status as a driving instructor. You can check with the DVSA to confirm if your driving instructor is licensed the link is here www.gov.uk/find-driving-schools-and-lessons
We allow access to our site on a temporary basis and we reserve the right to withdraw, restrict or change our site at any time and without notice. We will not be liable if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or if the content is changed or out of date.
You must comply with the provisions of our Acceptable Use Policy when using our site.
It is your responsibility that anyone who accesses our site through your internet connection is aware of these terms and complies with them.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our site and the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
You must not use any part of the materials on our site for commercial purposes without a licence from us or our licensors. You may not reproduce in any format (including on another website) any part of our site (including content, images, designs, look and feel) without our prior written consent.
If, in our opinion, you are in breach of these provisions, your right to use our site will cease immediately and you must either return or destroy (as required by us) any copies of the materials you have made.
RELIANCE ON INFORMATION AND LINKS
The contents of our site (including links to other sites and resources provided by third parties) are for information only, and we shall not be liable for any use of, or reliance on, such materials. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.
INFORMATION ABOUT YOU AND YOUR VISITS TO OUR SITE
LINKING TO OUR SITE
You may link to our home page only if you have first obtained our written consent and provided that you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
The website from which you are linking must comply in all respects with our Acceptable Use Policy and must be owned by you.
You must not link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.
Our site must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of our site other than the home page.
If you wish to make any use of material on our site other than that set out above, please address your request to [email protected]
Donation Terms. Drive Academy Ltd is funded through private investment from the owner of the site and is supported additionally through the donations of its users, the site is completely free to use in all aspects and a donation is not required to access any of the services and products that Drive Academy Ltd offers.
All revenue generated through donations will be used to continue the operation of the website, these costs will include development and hosting, marketing, office costs and salaries.
Drive Academy Ltd reserves the right to change this policy at any point in the future.
UPLOADING MATERIAL TO OUR SITE
When you upload material to our site, or make contact with other users of our site, you must comply with our Acceptable Use Policy. If you upload material in breach of our Acceptable Use Policy and we suffer loss as a result, you will reimburse us for such loss.
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 it to third parties. If any third party claims that any material posted or uploaded by you to our site violates their intellectual property rights, or their right to privacy, we have the right to disclose your identity to them.
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 content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy.
VIRUSES, HACKING AND OTHER OFFENCES
You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing any material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack.
By failing to comply with this provision, you would commit a criminal offence and your right to use our site will cease immediately and we will report your actions to the relevant authorities.
The material displayed on our site is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, we 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 (whether by us or a third party), 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 any liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
JURISDICTION AND APPLICABLE LAW
The English courts will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, a visit to our site.