On this page you can find our copyright terms for information used on this site.

For congregations seeking advice on copyright for songs and music, and how the law might affect them, please visit our worship section.

Website copyright notice

The content of these pages are owned or controlled for the purposes of copyright by the Church of Scotland. You may download to a local hard disk and print extracts from this website for your personal use. You may also re-copy downloaded extract to others provided that you do not do so for profit.

However, reproduction of part or all of the contents in any form is prohibited unless for personal use. None of the content of this website may be copied or otherwise incorporated into or stored in any other website, electronic retrieval system, publication or other work in any form (whether hard copy, electronic or other). For the avoidance of doubt, framing of this site or any part of it is not permitted without express permission.

Notwithstanding the above, caching of this site is permitted by an information service provider acting in the normal course of its business as provided for in the Electronic Commerce (EC Directive) Regulations 2002.

Any enquiries should be directed to the Communications Department.

Copyright notice for contributors

The contributor undertakes to secure copyright and other appropriate licences or consents, where necessary, for the inclusion of all material, data, images and information provided to the website editor to enable the website editor to incorporate such material, data, images and information on to the website.