Open Licence Agreement
This agreement is between the Barbados Statistical Service (BSS) and you (an individual or a legal entity that you are authorized to represent). Your use of the data indicates your acceptance of the terms below.
For the purpose of this licence:
"Information" means any data files, graphs, maps and text for which the BSS is the owner or a licensee of all intellectual property rights.
“Value-added products” means any products you have produced by adapting or incorporating the data in whole or in part.
BSS grants you (an individual or a legal entity that you are authorized to represent) a worldwide, royalty-free non-exclusive licence to freely use the data, copy, modify, translate, publish, adapt, distribute, create derivative works and value-added products for commercial and non-commercial purposes subject to the terms of this licence.
Acknowledgement of source
You shall include and maintain the following notice on all licenced rights of the data and where possible provide a link to this licence.
Source: Barbados Statistical Service. Contains information licenced under the Barbados Statistical Service’s Open Licence Agreement.
You shall include and maintain the following notice for all value-added products.
This product was adapted from the Barbados Statistical Service’s information, which is licensed under the Barbados Statistical Service’s Open Licence Agreement.
The licence provided herein is limited solely to BSS data and shall not extend to any third-party data, software, and source code. All third party data downloaded from the BSS website shall be subject to a separate licensing terms identified by the third party.
Intellectual Property Rights
Intellectual property rights that BSS may have in the data shall remain the property of BSS. Intellectual property rights that third parties may have in the data shall remain their property. Intellectual property rights in valued-added products, being any and all intellectual property rights recognized by law, shall vest in you.
This agreement is effective as of the date and time you access the information and shall terminate automatically if you breach any of the terms of the licence agreement.
This licence does not grant you the right to use the data in a way that suggests an official status or endorsement of you or your use of the data.
Data are made available “as is” without warranty of any kind, including the implied warranties or merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. The BSS will not be held responsible for damages resulting from its use or interpretation, including any consequential damages, punitive damages, direct or indirect damages or loss of profits.
The agreement shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of Barbados.