Introduction

Dwellant is a community site that allows neighbours to collaborate in order to run their building more efficiently, find and involve local services. Our goal is to involve, owners, tenants, managing agents, residents associations along with the many related services that people need as well as the local community and charity based groups that service many areas. We also strive to give you the most local news for your area in a radius around your building, allowing you to read and contribute to local discussion. The Dwellant service and network (collectively "Dwellant" or "the Service") are operated by CoDwellers.com Ltd, a UK based company (the "Company"). By accessing www.dwellant.com (the "Site") to agree to abide by the terms of use described below.

Eligibility

Anyone can register for the site, but it is specifically targeted at groups of people, who live in urban areas, in blocks of flats, and want to communicate in order to run their building more smoothly. It is also targeted at people in a local area that want to find out about local news and events in a given area.

Registration & Security

Also see our privacy policy.

In return for accessing the Site, you agree to:

  • Provide accurate, current and complete information about you as requested in the registration pages
  • Maintain the security of your password and identification
  • Maintain and promptly update your details through the My Profile link at the top of each page, to keep it accurate, current and complete
  • Be fully responsible for all use of your account and for any actions that take place using your account.

User Conduct

The Service and the Site are available for your personal, non-commercial use only. You agree that no materials of any kind submitted through your account or otherwise posted, transmitted, or shared by you on or through the Service will violate or infringe upon the rights of any third party, including copyright, trademark, privacy, publicity or other personal or proprietary rights; or contain libellous, defamatory or otherwise unlawful material.

You are solely responsible for the, profiles (including your name, image, and likeness), , messages, notes, text, information, photos and documents, publish or display (hereinafter, "post") on or through the Service or the Site, or transmit to or share with other users (collectively the "User Content"). You may not post, transmit, or share User Content on the Site or Service that you did not create or that you do not have permission to post. You understand and agree that the Company may, but is not obligated to, review the Site and may delete or remove (without notice) any Site Content or User Content in its sole discretion, for any reason or no reason, including User Content that in the sole judgment of the Company violates this Agreement. You are solely responsible at your sole cost and expense for creating backup copies and replacing any User Content you post or store on the Site or provide to the Company.

You should use the Service and Site to:

  • Post useful and constructive information to your local community about anything that will be of interest to local residents or those involved with the local area.
  • Post, discuss, inform neighbours within your building or garden of news, issues, questions or concers.
  • Post pictures, or documents related to your area or building that will be of interest to your local building.
  • Even with genuine gripes, try and keep the tones of gripes positive, and construction and open to solutions.
  • Use the "Report" function of the Site to report anything that you find offensive, or defamatory.

In addition, you agree not to use the Service or the Site to:

  • Upload, post, transmit, share, store or otherwise make available any content that we deem to be harmful, threatening, unlawful, defamatory, infringing, abusive, inflammatory, intimidating, harassing, vulgar, obscene, fraudulent, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable. All posts to the site have IP information recorded and can be traced to specific users and computers
  • Use the Service or the Site in any unlawful manner or in any other manner that could damage, disable, overburden or impair the Site or use automated scripts to collect information from or otherwise interact with the Service or the Site
  • Register for more than one User account, register for a User account on behalf of an individual other than yourself, or register for a User account on behalf of any group or entity, you can use a single account to register multiple postal addresses
  • Use the site to directly post advertisements for goods or services that have not been authorised by the company.
  • Impersonate any person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent yourself, or your affiliation with any person or entity
  • Upload, post, transmit, share or otherwise make available any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising, solicitations, promotional materials, "junk mail", "spam", "chain letters", "pyramid schemes", or any other form of solicitation
  • Upload, post, transmit, share, store or otherwise make publicly available on the Site any private information of any third party, including, addresses, phone numbers, email addresses
  • Upload, post, transmit, share or otherwise make available any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment

The Company's rights

The Company is not responsible or liable in any manner for any User Content on the Site Although we provide rules for user conduct and postings, we do not control and are not responsible for what users post, transmit or share on the Site and are not responsible for any offensive, inappropriate, obscene, unlawful or otherwise objectionable content you may encounter on the Site or in connection with any User Content or Third Party Applications, Software or Content. The Company is not responsible for the conduct, whether online or offline, of any user of the Site or Service.

The Site and the Service may be temporarily unavailable from time to time for maintenance or other reasons. The Company assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorised access to, or alteration of, User communications. The Company is not responsible for any technical malfunction of the Site, email or other problems with computer systems, servers or providers. Under no circumstances will the Company be responsible for any loss or damage, including any loss or damage to any User Content or personal injury or death, resulting from anyone's use of the Site or the Service, any User Content or Third-Party Applications, Software or Content posted on or through the Site or the Service or transmitted to Users, or any interactions between users of the Site, whether online or offline.

When users of the Site use the "Report" function the Company is obligated to respond as quickly as possible to review and respond to the report. It is at the Company's sole discretion to either remove or leave the reported item in place.

The Company reserves the right to change any and all content, software and other items used or contained in the Site and any Services and features offered through the Site at any time without notice, although we will endeavour to post information of forthcoming changes.

When you post User Content to the Site, you authorise the Company to make such copies thereof as we deem necessary in order to facilitate the posting and storage of the User Content on the Site. By posting User Content to any part of the Site, you automatically grant, and you represent and warrant that you have the right to grant, to the Company an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, transferable, fully paid, worldwide licence (with the right to sublicence) to use, copy, publicly perform, publicly display, reformat, translate, excerpt (in whole or in part) and distribute such User Content for any purpose, commercial, advertising, or otherwise, on or in connection with the Site or the promotion thereof, or incorporate into other works, such User Content, and to grant and authorise sublicences of the foregoing. You may remove your User Content from the Site at any time. If you choose to remove your User Content, the licence granted above will automatically expire, however you acknowledge that the Company may retain archived copies of your User Content. Dwellant does not assert any ownership over your User Content; subject to the rights granted to us in these Terms, you retain full ownership of all of your User Content and any intellectual property rights or other proprietary rights associated with your User Content.

The Company has the right at Company's sole discretion to limit access to the Site and/or terminate the memberships of any users who infringe the terms of this Terms of Use agreement.

You are solely responsible for your interactions with other users through the Service. We reserve the right, but have no obligation, to monitor disputes between you and other users.

Last revised on 7th February 2009