Terms & Conditions

Legal Statements & Terms Of Use

This website is operated by SCDI (Scottish Council for Development and Industry), having its Registered Office at 1 Cadogan Square, Cadogan Street, Glasgow G2 7HF. T: 0141 243 2667. info@productivity.scot

The Scottish Council for Development and Industry is a company incorporated in Scotland (Company No. SC024724) and limited by guarantee.

By agreement with HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC), all subscriptions to the Scottish Council for Development and Industry are chargeable as a business expense in computing profits for assessment to Corporation or Income Tax. Subscriptions are not subject to a levy of Value Added Tax (VAT).

In relation to chargeable events and partnership arrangements etc, our VAT Registration No.is 271 5135 75

SCDI is registered with the Information Commissioner (Registration No.Z6708049)

The Terms of Use for the SCDI website are detailed below, and should be read carefully before you use the site. You should check these Terms of Use, as SCDI may occasionally make changes to them as appropriate. Your continued use of SCDI’s website confirms your acceptance of the published Terms of Use.


The contents of these pages, including all web design, text, graphics and their arrangement and selection along with the source code and software are Copyright SCDI and our agents, providers, or affiliates.

You may download to a local hard disk and print extracts from this website for your personal use. You may also recopy downloaded extracts to others, provided that you do not do so for profit. However, reproduction of part or all of the contents in any form is prohibited unless for personal use. None of the content of this website may be copied or otherwise incorporated into or stored in any other design, logo, website, electronic retrieval system, publication or other work in any form (whether hard copy, electronic or other). For the avoidance of doubt, linking to or framing of this site or any part of it is not permitted without express permission.


Although the information contained in this website is given in good faith and is correct at the time of posting, SCDI does not warrant that the information will always be complete, accurate, up-to-date or reliable. No information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from the SCDI website shall give rise to any duty of care, contract, warranty or any other obligation which is not expressly stated. SCDI makes no warranty or representation that the use of this website will be uninterrupted or error free. We do not warrant that this site will be compatible with all hardware and software which you may use. Although we may put in place security measures for your protection, we shall not be liable for damage to, or viruses that may affect, any computer equipment, software, data or other property as a result of your access to, use of, or browsing of this site, or your downloading of any material.

This site and all information, names, images, logos and icons is provided on an ‘as-is-basis’ without any representation or endorsement made and without any warranty or condition of any kind given, whether express or implied, including, but not limited to, any implied warranty of merchantability, satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, compatibility, accuracy, currency or non-infringement of any intellectual property right.

SCDI assumes no responsibility or liabilities for any information published on this website, and further disclaims all liability in respect of such information. In particular, SCDI hereby excludes all liability for any claims, losses, and demands or damages whatsoever in relation to any information, content, advertisements, procedures, products or methods contained in, or referred to, in the material published on the site.

Certain parts of this SCDI site link to external internet sites, and other external internet sites may link to this website. SCDI is not responsible for the content of any external internet sites. SCDI are not responsible for the content of any sites directly or indirectly linking to, or linked from, any pages on this site. Please advise us if you consider any linked pages to be inappropriate, illegal or offensive.

You may not submit any material or information to us, or to this site, which is in any respect in breach of any statute, regulation, byelaw or other law of any jurisdiction or which may breach the intellectual rights or privacy or other rights of any third party or which may be defamatory, obscene or indecent.

We are a distributor (and not a publisher) of content supplied by third parties and users of the site. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information or content expressed or made available by third parties, including information providers, or users, are those of the authors or distributors and not of us. We do not necessarily endorse nor are we responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any opinion, advice or statement made on the site.

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