Terms of Use

PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS OF USE ("TERMS") CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEBSITE. BY ACCESSING OR USING SANTA BARBARA COUNTY’S ("COUNTY") WEBSITE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ALL SUBPAGES, SUBDOMAINS AND RELATED DOMAINS, YOU AGREE, WITHOUT LIMITATION OR QUALIFICATION, TO THESE TERMS.

Disclaimer

The materials and information contained on or obtained from this website, are distributed and transmitted "as is" without warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including without limitation, warranties of title or implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Information contained on this website, including information obtained from external links thereon, is provided without any representation of any kind as to accuracy or content and should be verified by the user. The County of Santa Barbara is not responsible for any special, indirect, incidental or consequential damages that may arise from the use of, or the inability to use, the website and/or the materials contained on the site whether the materials contained on the website are provided by the County of Santa Barbara or a third party

I. YOUR USE OF COUNTYOFSB.ORG

You agree to access and use Countyofsb.org only for lawful purposes. You are solely responsible for the knowledge of and adherence to any and all laws, statutes, rules and regulations pertaining to your use of Countyofsb.org. By accessing Countyofsb.org and related websites, you agree that you will not:

a) use Countyofsb.org to commit a criminal offense or to encourage others to engage in any conduct which would constitute a criminal offense;

b) use Countyofsb.org in a way to give rise to civil liability or encourage others to engage in any conduct which would give rise to civil liability;

c) use Countyofsb.org to impersonate other parties or entities;

d) use Countyofsb.org to upload any material that may alter, damage, or interrupt the functionality of Countyofsb.org or the hardware or software of any other person who accesses Countyofsb.org;

e) upload, post, email, or otherwise transmit any materials that you do not have a right to transmit under any law or contractual relationship;

f) alter, damage, or delete any content posted on Countyofsb.org;

g) disrupt Countyofsb.org or its servers or networks in any way; or

h) claim a relationship with or represent any business, association, or other organization with which you are not authorized to claim such a relationship or to represent.

II. PASSWORDS AND ACCOUNT SECURITY

You agree and understand that you are responsible for maintaining the security and confidentiality of passwords associated with any account you use on County websites. Accordingly, you agree that you will be solely responsible to the County for all activities that occur under your account.

III. INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE

In order to use certain aspects of Countyofsb.org, you may be required to provide information about yourself. You agree that any information you give to the County will always be accurate, correct and up to date. To learn how the County may use such information please visit the Countyofsb.org Privacy Policy.

IV. LINKS TO SITES OF NON-COUNTY ENTITIES

Countyofsb.org may contain links to other sites on the Internet that are operated by parties other than the County. The County does not imply approval of the listed destinations, warrant the accuracy of any information set out in those destinations, or endorse any opinions expressed therein. Like Countyofsb.org, all other websites operate under the auspices and at the direction of their respective owners who should be contacted directly with questions regarding the content of those sites.

V. MISCELLANEOUS TERMS

a) Nothing contained in or displayed on Countyofsb.org or in these Terms constitutes or is intended to constitute legal advice by the County or any of its agencies, officers, employees, agents, attorneys, or representatives.

b) The County’s failure to exercise or enforce any legal right or remedy which is contained in the Terms (or which the County otherwise has under applicable law), shall not constitute a waiver of any of the County's rights or remedies, and shall not be construed to be a modification of the Terms.

c) The County reserves the right to revise and otherwise change the Terms at any time and without notice. Any modification is effective immediately upon posting, unless otherwise stated. Your continued use of Countyofsb.org following the posting of any modification signifies your acceptance thereof. You should periodically visit this page to review the current Terms and Conditions of Use.

d) All material on this website is owned by the County of Santa Barbara. You may not copy, reproduce, transmit, distribute, commercially exploit or create derivative works of such material or content without express consent.

VI. GOOGLE™ TRANSLATOR DISCLAIMER

The County of Santa Barbara’s website is provided in English. However, the "Google Translate" option may assist you in reading it in other languages.

Google Translate cannot translate all types of documents, and it may not give you an exact translation all the time. Anyone relying on information obtained from Google Translate does so at his or her own risk. The County of Santa Barbara does not make any promises, assurances, or guarantees as to the accuracy of the translations provided. The County of Santa Barbara, its officers, employees, and/or agents shall not be liable for any resulting damages or losses.