Terms and conditions


All content and material on this website is protected by copyright and other intellectual property rights (including database rights) worldwide and is owned by the Prison Advice and Care Trust (Pact).

You are permitted to download and temporarily store any content provided this is solely to view such content. You shall not permanently copy, store, or disseminate any content except that specifically made available for download and identified as such, provided the source of such content is always correctly attributed. None of the content, whether permission is granted for downloading and/or distribution or otherwise, may be used for or in connection with any commercial purpose. The access, downloading, and/or use of anything available from this website by any person is entirely at the user's own risk.

Where individual authors are credited, each asserts their moral right to be identified as the author of that material.


Pact makes every effort to ensure the information contained within the pages of this website is accurate. However, we cannot guarantee that the website's content will always be current, accurate or complete and recommend that users contact the persons named on the relevant parts of the website for further information about particular matters before relying on them. Pact accepts no responsibility for any loss or damage arising from the use of, or inability to access or use this website. 

Pact reserves the right to remove, vary or amend any of the content of its website at any time and without prior notice.

While Pact shall use its reasonable endeavours to ensure that this site is usually available 24 hours a day, the organisation will not be liable if, for any reason, the site is unavailable at any time or for any period. Access to this site may be suspended temporarily and without notice in circumstances of system failure, maintenance or repair or for reasons beyond Pact's control.

Pact is not responsible for the content of external websites. References and links to such sites shall not be taken as an endorsement by the organisation of opinions expressed or services provided at those sites. 

Pact reserves the right to change these terms and conditions at any time at its sole discretion.