Our terms & conditions

BSCM Terms and Conditions
Legal information

These are the terms on which you may use our website, together with regulatory information about BSCM, the trading name of Boaden Service Charge Management Limited.

Terms of Use

BSCM’s website is for our clients and other individuals and businesses interested in using our services, as well as individuals interested in working for BSCM. It is intended only for visitors from England and Wales.
You may only access and use our website if you agree to the following terms.

1. About these terms

These terms apply to your use of our website. By using our website you are deemed to have accepted these terms. If you do not agree to them you must stop using our website.
We may at any time revise these terms without notice. Please review these terms regularly to make sure you are familiar with the current version. This website will contain secure areas, restricted to certain visitors. The secure areas will be subject to more specific terms of use, set out in the applicable part of the website.

2. Availability of the site

Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service we provide on our site without notice. We will not be liable if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.

3. Changes to our site
We may update our site from time to time, and may change the content at any time. However, please note that any of the content on our site may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update it.
We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will be free from errors or omissions.
4. Site content

Commentary and other materials posted on our site are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed. We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to our site, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.

If you have any concerns about material which appears on our site, please email our webmaster at info@bscm.co.uk

5. Intellectual property rights

The intellectual property rights in this website are owned by Boaden Service Charge Management Limited, or its licensors.

You may print off or download content for information, reference, for personal use and for non-commercial research, provided you do not alter it in any way, and provided you acknowledge us as the source of the content and as the copyright owners. All other use or copying of any of the contents of this site, other than as permitted by law, is prohibited.
You may not use our registered trade mark, or any third party trade marks that appear on this website, other than as permitted by express written licence from the licensor or by law. You may not use those marks as meta-tags nor may you sponsor them in search engines.

6. Acceptable use

It is impossible to provide an exhaustive list of exactly what constitutes acceptable and unacceptable use of this website. In general, we will not tolerate any use of our website which damages or is likely to damage our reputation, the availability or integrity of the website or which causes us or threatens to cause us to incur any legal, tax or regulatory liability.

In particular, you must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is hosted or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack.
By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.

7. Links

Links to this website are permitted, on the following conditions. Any publicity you conduct for us complies with point 10 of Part 3 (Administration) of the RICS Regulation Rules of Conduct for Firms as well as keeping with the spirit of the RICS Regulation Rules of Conduct for Firms. Links must only be made to the home page of this website. They must be made in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it or in a way that suggests any form of association, approval or endorsement where none exists. We reserve the right to withdraw permission to link at any time.
You are not entitled (nor shall you assist others) to set up links from your own website to this website by deep-linking, framing or otherwise, without our prior written consent. Such consent may be withheld at our absolute discretion, and without the need to provide a reason.

This website includes links that allow you to leave this website and visit third party sites. We have no control over and are not responsible for the content, use by you or availability of those third party websites, for any products or services you buy through those sites or for the treatment of any personal information you provide to the third party.

8. Liability

The material displayed on our site is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, we hereby expressly exclude:
• all conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or equity;
• any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any visitor in connection with our site or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of our site, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it, including, without limitation any liability for:

o loss of income or revenue;

o loss of business;

o loss of profits or contracts;

o loss of anticipated savings;

o loss of data;

o loss of goodwill;

o wasted management or office time; and
for any other loss or damage of any kind, however arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable.

This does not affect our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, nor our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.

9. General

If a court or other competent authority holds any of these terms to be void or unenforceable in whole or part, the other terms and the remainder of the affected term shall continue to be valid.

Our failure to exercise or delay in exercising a right or remedy provided by these terms of use or by law does not constitute a waiver of those or any other rights or remedies.
BSCM’s written consent may only be given by a director of Boaden Service Charge Management Limited.

These terms and the use of this website and its content shall be governed by and construed in all respects in accordance with the law of England and Wales, and you agree to submit any dispute which arises out of or in connection with it or its use to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

Regulatory Information

BSCM is the trading name of Boaden Service Charge Management Limited, a company registered in England and Wales with company registration number 8000246. Boaden Service Charge Management Limited is regulated by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.

Further information about Boaden Service Charge Management Limited is provided below in compliance with regulation 6 of the Electronic Commerce (EC Directive) Regulations 2002

Our name: Boaden Service Charge Management Limited
Our geographic address: BSCM, Metropolitan House, Longrigg Road, Swalwell, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear NE16 3AS.

Our contact details:
Telephone: 0191 495 6230
Fax: 0191 495 6160
Email: info@bscm.co.uk
Webmaster: info@bscm.co.uk
Our professional body: Boaden Service Charge Management Limited is regulated by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
Our professional rules: Boaden Service Charge Management Limited is subject to the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors Code of Conduct.
Our people: The Directors of Boaden Service Charge Management Limited are Michael Boaden MRICS and Helen Boaden. Our directors are individually registered with our professional body and subject to our professional rules.

Our registration numbers:
Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors: 723722 (BSCM is a sister company of MJ Boaden Chartered Surveyors)