Code of Conduct ‘Ask your council’ was set up to help others engage in an open discussion with their council and interact with others, who may suffer similar issues. We want all visitors and contributors to the website to have a safe, interesting and friendly experience. Accordingly, you must agree to abide by the code of conduct. ‘Ask your council’ is not responsible for any user-created content and reserves the right to terminate access, without notice, if they are found to be in violation of the code of conduct. By using this site, you agree that you will not post, publish or submit as work any of the following material: Posts must not contain anything that is unlawful, objectionable, offensive, abusive, harassing, threatening, defamatory, obscene, hateful, inflammatory, profane, racially or sexually or religiously offensive. Material that infringes the copyright of another person (plagiarism, or passing off other people’s material as your own) or copyright material not referenced or acknowledged. Unauthorized posting of personal information (names, address, phone number, email etc.) of other. Material that contains vulgar, obscene or indecent language or images. Material which defames, abuses or threatens others. Statements that are bigoted, hateful or racially offensive. Material that advocates illegal activity or discusses illegal activities with the intent to commit them. No Flaming; there is a difference between voicing a legitimate concern or grievance and simply badmouthing or some other form of written abuse of someone or some service. These will be deleted upon discovery. Posts or other material which is deemed inappropriate by the site administrators will be deleted upon discovery. Users who violate the Code of Conduct may lose their account permanently. Account suspensions are at the sole discretion of Ask your council. All users are required to provide a valid email address where they can be contacted at any time. Any person actively using this sites is implicitly agreeing to the rules set out above regardless of whether they have been read or not. If you are unhappy about anything on this sites, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.