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It is unlawful to duplicate or distribute content from this site, except as detailed below:

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We encourage you to create links to our home page and other information on our website. You do not have to ask permission to 'deep-link' directly to the pages we host, but please be aware that changes we make to our content may cause 'deep-links' to break.


You should not seek to associate City of York Council with your site or any non-City of York Council content. Nor should you suggest any endorsement or approval by City of York Council of you, your website or any non-City of York Council product or content.

We do not permit our pages to be loaded into frames on your site.

We do not permit a website to link to if it contains material which is libellous, defamatory, pornographic, obscene, or is in any way a breach of the law or infringes any third party intellectual property rights.

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