Dataswift Ltd (Dataswift)
Acceptable Use Policy


What's in these Terms & Conditions?

These terms & conditions tell you the rules for using our website ( (“our website”). These terms do not apply to Dataswift’s developer’s portal which is subject to separate terms and conditions.

Who we are and how to contact us and is a site operated by Dataswift Limited (“We”). We are a limited company registered in England and Wales under company number [09821157] and have our registered office [8 Comberton Road, Barton, Cambridge CB23 7BA (England)]. 

We are regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority as Account Information Service Provider and HAT Community Foundation as HAT Platform Provider.

To contact us, please e-mail

By using our website you accept these terms & conditions

By using our website, you confirm that you accept these terms & conditions of use and that you agree to comply with them.

If you do not agree to these terms & conditions, you must not use our website.

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

There are other terms & conditions that may apply to you

These terms & conditions of use refer to the following additional terms & conditions, which also apply to your use of our website:

  • Our Privacy Policy, which sets out how we handle your personal information in Personal Data Accounts. 

We may make changes to these terms & conditions

We amend these terms & conditions from time to time. Every time you wish to use our website, please check these terms & conditions to ensure you understand the terms & conditions that apply at that time. 

These terms were most recently updated in August 2020.

We may make changes to our website

We may update and change our website from time to time to reflect changes to our products, our users' needs and our business priorities. 

We will try to give you reasonable notice of any major changes.

We may suspend or withdraw our website

Our website is made available free of charge.

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

You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our website through your internet connection are aware of these terms & conditions of use and other applicable terms & conditions (such as those relating to any Dataswift Limited), and that they comply with them.

We may transfer this agreement to someone else

We may transfer our rights and obligations under these terms & conditions to another organisation. We will always tell you in writing if this happens and we will ensure that the transfer will not affect your rights under the contract.

How you may use material on our website

We are the owner of all intellectual property rights in our website, and in the material published on them. 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 content on our website for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us.

If you print off, copy or download any part of our website in breach of these terms & conditions of use, your right to use our website will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made. We reserve the right to take action against you should we feel it necessary to do so.

Do not rely on information on our website

The content on our website 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 website.

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

We are not responsible for websites we link to

Where our website contains links to other websites 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.

We are not responsible for websites we link to

Where our website contains links to other websites and

User-generated content is not approved by us

Our website may include information and materials uploaded by other users of our website, including any information uploaded by other users in connection with our online community. This information and these materials have not been verified or approved by us. The views expressed by other users on our website do not represent our views or values.

Our responsibility for loss or damage suffered by you

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:

  • the use of, or inability to use, our Sites; or
  • the use of, or reliance on, any content displayed on our Site.

In particular, 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.

How we may use your personal information

We will only use your personal information as set out in our Privacy Policy. Dataswift abides by UK GDPR rules as standard.

You are solely responsible for securing and backing up your content.

We do not store terrorist content or content that is illegal or infringes the rights of third parties.

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

We do not guarantee that our website will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.

You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform to access our website. You should use your own virus protection software.

You must not misuse our website 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 website, the server on which our website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our website. You must not attack our website 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 website will cease immediately.

Rules about linking to our website

You may link to our home page, 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 website in any website that is not owned by you.

Our website must not be framed on any other website, nor may you create a link to any part of our website 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 website other than that set out above, please contact

Which country's laws apply to any disputes?

If you are a consumer, please note that these terms & conditions of use, 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.

Our trade marks are registered

All Dataswift and website logos are UK registered trade marks of Dataswift Limited. You are not permitted to use them without our approval, unless they are part of material you are using as permitted.

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