Terms and conditions

Welcome to Lichfields’ website. If you continue to browse and use this website you are agreeing to comply with, and be bound by, the following terms and conditions of use, including our Cookie and Privacy Policy. If you disagree with any part of these terms and conditions please do not use the website. Use of this website is subject to the following terms:

a) The content of the website pages are for general information and are subject to change without notice.

b) We do not provide any warranty or guarantee to the accuracy of the information. By using the website you acknowledge that such information may contain inaccuracies or errors. We expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.

c) Use of any information or materials found on this website is entirely at your own risk for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.

d) The website allows users to register for periodical updates produced by Lichfields. Users will only be assigned content stated at the time of registration (Blog Posts, Insights or News). Information provided will not be shared with any external organisations. All correspondence from Lichfields will contain an option to unsubscribe from further announcements.

e) This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to Lichfields. This material includes but is not limited to: the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice which forms part of these terms and conditions.

f) Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

Cookie Policy

Visiting our website

When visiting lichfields.uk (or any subsequent microsites), standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns is collected. We gather user data such as: the number of visitors to pages or referral paths to pages (e.g. search engine, social media link etc.).

We collect this information in a way which does not identify the user. We do not make any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our website and we will not associate any data gathered with any personally identifying information from any source. If we do want to collect personally identifiable information through our website, we will ask your permission and make it clear at the time of the request what we intend to do with it.

The website will give you the choice of accepting cookies by confirming our policy at the top of our homepage. By continuing to use our site, we will assume your implicit permission to use cookies.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small text file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic data. We use traffic log, analytics, and social media cookies to identify when and how our website is being used.

This data helps us analyse webpage traffic and interactions, which in turn helps us to improve our website and tailor it to our visitors’ needs. We only use this information for internal statistical analysis purposes. We do not use tracking cookies which follow your actions to other sites or continue to gather information about your online activities.

Cookies help Lichfields provide a better website experience, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not.

A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. If you don’t want to receive cookies you can modify your browser so that it notifies you when cookies are sent to it, or you can refuse cookies altogether.

You can also delete cookies which have already been stored on your computer. If you wish to restrict or block web browser cookies which are set on your device, you can do this through your browser settings. Alternatively, you may wish to visit aboutcookies.org which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of desktop browsers.

Which Cookies We Use

  • Web analytics cookies

We use Google Analytics and Hotjar to track pages visited, duration of visit, referring pages, and page interaction. Privacy policies for these services can be found on their respective websites: Google and Hotjar.

  • Social media cookies

Throughout our website Lichfields provides users with the opportunity to share content via social media channels. Each service sets a number of cookies which may be used to track you beyond this website. You can read about their privacy and cookie policies below: