Stevenage Bioscience Catalyst Website Terms and Conditions


What’s in these terms?

These terms and conditions (the “Terms”) tell you the rules
for using our website (“Our Site“)

Please click on the links below to go straight to more information on each

Who we are & how to contact
is a site operated by Stevenage Bioscience Catalyst (“We”,
Us” or “SBC”). We are registered in England
and Wales under company number 07196230 and have our registered office at
Stevenage Bioscience Catalyst, Gunnels Wood Road, Stevenage, Hertfordshire,
SG1 2FX. 

We are a private company limited by guarantee, without share capital, exempted
from using the word “limited” at the end of our name. 

To contact us, please
send us a message. Alternatively, call us on 01438 906906 or
email us at

By using our site you accept these terms

By using Our Site, you confirm that you accept these Terms and that you agree
to comply with them.

If you do not agree to these Terms, you must not use Our Site.

We recommend that you print a copy of these Terms for future reference

There are other terms which may apply to you

These Terms refer to the following additional terms, which also apply to your
use of Our Site:

Our Privacy Policy. See further under
How we may use your personal information.

Cookie Policy, which sets out information about the cookies on Our Site.

We may make changes to our site

We may update and change Our Site from time to time to reflect changes to our
services, our users’ needs and our business priorities.

We may amend these Terms from time to time. When you use Our Site, please
check these Terms to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time.

We may suspend or withdraw our site

Our Site is made available free of charge.

We do not guarantee that Our Site, or any content on it, will always be
available or be uninterrupted. We may suspend or withdraw or restrict the
availability of all or any part of Our Site for business and operational
reasons. We will try to give users reasonable notice of any suspension or

You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access Our Site
through your internet connection are aware of these Terms of use and other
applicable terms and conditions, and that they comply with them.

We may transfer this agreement to someone else

We may transfer our rights and obligations under these Terms to another
organisation. We will notify users if this happens and we will ensure that the
transfer will not affect your rights under these Terms.

You must keep your account details safe

If you choose, or you are provided with, a username, user identification code,
password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures,
you must tre at such information as confidential. You must not disclose it to
any third party.

We have the right to disable any user identification code or password, whether
chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time, if in our reasonable opinion
you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these Terms.

If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your user
identification code or password, you must promptly notify us at

How you may use material on our site

We are either the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in
Our Site, and in the content on it. Those works are protected by copyright
laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.

You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from Our
Site for your personal or non-commercial use and you may draw the attention of
others within your organisation to content posted on Our Site.

You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have
printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations,
photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any
accompanying text.

Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content
on Our Site must always be acknowledged (except where any content is

You must not use any part of the content on Our Site for any commercial
purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from either us or our licensors
(as applicable).

If you print off, copy, download, share or repost any part of Our Site in
breach of these Terms, your right to use Our Site will cease immediately and
you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you
have made.

Do not rely on information on our site

The content on Our Site is provided for general information only. It is not
intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain
professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any
action on the basis of the content on Our Site.

Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on Our Site, we
make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied,
that the content on our site is accurate, complete or up to date.

We are not responsible for websites we link to

Where Our Site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third
parties, these links are provided for your information only. Such links should
not be interpreted as approval by us of those linked websites or information
you may obtain from them.

We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources.

User-generated content is not approved by us

Sections of Our Site may include information and materials uploaded by other
users of the site. This information and these materials have not been
reviewed, verified or approved by us. The views expressed by other users on
Our Site do not represent our views or values.

How to complain about content uploaded by other

If you wish to complain about content uploaded by other users, please contact
us at

Our responsibility for loss or damage suffered
by you

Whether you are a consumer or a business user:

We do not exclude or limit in any way our liability to you where it would be
unlawful to do so. This includes liability for death or personal injury caused
by our negligence or the negligence of our employees, agents or subcontractors
and for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.

If you are a business user:

We exclude all implied conditions, warranties, representations or other terms
that may apply to Our Site or any content on it.

We will not be liable to you for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort
(including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if
foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:

  • use of, or inability to use, Our Site; or
  • use of or reliance on any content displayed on Our Site.

In particular, but without limiting the scope of the exclusion, we will not be
liable for:

  • loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;
  • business interruption;
  • loss of anticipated savings;
  • loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or
  • any indirect or consequential loss or damage.

If you are a consumer user:

You are using Our Site for purposes wholly or mainly outside of your ordinary
trade, business, craft or profession, and therefore agree not to use Our Site
for any commercial or business purposes. We have no liability to you for any
loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business

If defective digital content that we have supplied damages a device or digital
content belonging to you and this is caused by our failure to use reasonable
care and skill, we will either repair the damage or pay you compensation.
However, we shall not be liable for damage that you could have avoided by
following our advice or for damage that was caused by you failing to correctly
follow instructions or to have in place the minimum system requirements
advised by us.

How we may use your personal information

We will only use your personal information as set out in our
Privacy Policy.

We are not responsible for viruses and
you must not introduce them

We do not guarantee that Our Site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.

You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer
programs and platform to access Our Site. You should use your own virus
protection software.

You must not misuse Our Site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms,
logic bombs or other material that 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 breaching this provision, you would
commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report
any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will
co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the
event of such a breach, your right to use Our Site will cease immediately.

Rules about linking to Our Site

You may link to the home page of Our Site, provided you do so in a way that is
fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it.

You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of
association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.

You must not establish a link to Our Site in any website that is not owned by

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.

We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

If you wish to link to or make any use of content on Our Site other than as
set out above, please contact us at

Which country’s laws apply to disputes

If you are a consumer (see above), please note that these Terms, their subject
matter and their formation, are governed by English law. You and we both agree
that the courts of England and Wales will have exclusive jurisdiction except
that if you are a resident of Northern Ireland you may also bring proceedings
in Northern Ireland, and if you are resident of Scotland, you may also bring
proceedings in Scotland.

If you are a business, these Terms, their subject matter and their formation
(and any non-contractual disputes or claims) are governed by English law. We
both agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

Use of our trade marks

You are not permitted to use any of our trade marks without our prior written