Copyright, Disclaimer & Data Protection


T.I.P.S. endeavours to ensure that the information it provides through its website is accurate and accepts no liability for any errors and omissions.
The material and content is for general information only.


Purpose of the Site

The content of this site is provided for general information purposes only. Neither the information, nor any opinion expressed on this site is an offer to provide any product or service.
By communicating with T.I.P.S. electronically or using this site, you are legally bound by these Terms and Conditions.

Use of Site

T.I.P.S. has made reasonable efforts to ensure the accuracy, currency, completeness and electronic integrity of this site and the information published on it. T.I.P.S., however cannot accept liability for any loss of any kind incurred as a result of reliance on the information provided in this site or any other website which can be accessed by a link from this site, or the functioning of this site.
The content of this site is subject to change without notice.

T.I.P.S. excludes to the fullest extent permitted by law, all liability for any claims, penalties, losses, damages, costs or expenses arising from the use of, or inability to use, this site or from any unauthorised access to or alteration of the site.

This site is established in the United Kingdom and is directed to United Kingdom residents only. Scottish Law governs these Terms and Conditions and your use of this site. By accessing this site you agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Scottish Courts in relation to any claim or dispute arising out of or connected with your use of the site.

This site may not be linked with another site without the express written consent of T.I.P.S. Users of this site are authorised only to view and download a single copy of the material for general information purposes and are reminded that this site’s contents and constituent parts are protected by copyright, trademark and other laws. design and content is the property of T.I.P.S. and any unauthorised duplication in full or in part will be construed as a breach of copyright and will dealt with accordingly.

Supply of Information

There is no guarantee that any e-mail you send will be received by T.I.P.S. E-mail is not a secure form of communication and can be intercepted by third parties, therefore E-mails sent to T.I.P.S. are not confidential. Any information sent by e-mail is done so at your own risk, and you should carefully consider its sensitivity before transmitting it. If in doubt, you may wish to write to or telephone T.I.P.S. instead. Any information e-mailed to T.I.P.S. may be e-mailed on to the appropriate T.I.P.S., Division and or Department.

Google Analytics

When someone visits our site we use a third party service, Google Analytics, to collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the site. This information is only processed in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make, and do not allow Google to make, any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our website.


You understand and agree that the information you supply online will become part of the database held by T.I.P.S. as a Data Controller in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA).
The information supplied by you will be used for research and marketing purposes and may be updated by you at any time by contacting 
T.I.P.S. at

Information about you will not be supplied to anyone unless we believe it is lawful to do so under the DPA.

You have the right under the DPA to request a copy of the personal data which T.I.P.S. holds about you on its records. The fee for this service is £10.00. For further information please contact T.I.P.S. at