Terms and Conditions


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All Wakefield Metropolitan District Council (Wakefield Council) websites and material relating to Wakefield Metropolitan District Council information, products and services (or to third party information, products and services), are 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 our sites will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that our sites 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 Wakefield Metropolitan District Council websites.

These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. Any dispute arising under these Terms and Conditions shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

Copyright Statement

All images and text on this website are Copyright © Wakefield Metropolitan District Council unless otherwise stated or have been supplied to us by our partners who retain the copyright for their own images and text. All Rights Reserved.

Content from this website may not be reproduced in any way without written permission from Wakefield Metropolitan District Council.

Privacy Statement

Please see the Privacy Policy link at the bottom of this page.

Wakefield Metropolitan District Council is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. Only authorised employees of Wakefield Metropolitan District Council will have access to this information. We will not sell, share or rent this information to any other person, or persons or organisation unless permitted to do so by law. Information will be held in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

Data Protection

Wakefield Metropolitan District Council is committed to protecting your privacy online. We will treat any personal information in accordance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act of 1998.

We collect no personal information about you when you visit this web site unless you choose to provide this information to us. There are a number of forms on the site, which either request marketing sign up, feedback about a particular subject or a questionnaire that forms part of a consultation document. In most cases, you are not required to provide us with any personal details. If we do require personal information, the reasons for this will be stated on the form.

Full details of the purposes for which Wakefield Council may subsequently use your personal data are set out on our Fair Processing Statement that can be found on www.wakefield.gov.uk

We will not sell, share or rent your personal information to any other person, or persons or organisation unless permitted to do so by law.

Marketing options chosen when submitting e forms on this site are as follows:-

I am happy to receive information from-

Experience Wakefield. You may receive event and attraction information by post and email about the Wakefield district from Wakefield Council.

Experience Wakefield and Pontefract Castle - As above plus updates from Pontefract Castle (Wakefield Council).

No, not at this time - No marketing.