Terms & Conditions


Participation in the University of Bath’s Water Efficiency Network ("Network")

The Network provides a forum to explore the supply, distribution, risk monitoring, improved efficiency and conservation of water within the built environment.

By participating in the Network, you hereby agree to and accept the following terms:

  1. Not to utilise or share in whatever form or format information and research outputs received from and presented by other members of the Network in good faith, without the prior written consent of the concerned member, unless the information and research outputs are already in the public domain, independently developed or required by law to be disclosed.
  2. Not to utilise or share, for whatever purpose, information and research outputs developed by the Network prior to the official release of the information and research outputs into the public domain, unless required to do so by law.
  3. Not to disseminate information and findings, case studies or any other materials obtained and circulated among the members during any of the Network meetings before it is officially released into the public domain.
  4. That these obligations of confidentiality shall continue in force for a period of five (5) years from the date of the first Network’s meeting.
  5. That all documents and materials generated by any of the members of the Network for the Network shall be owned by and vested in the member of the Network who has generated these documents and materials. If two or more members of the Network have generated a document, they shall be joint owners. In any case, all members of the Network shall grant the University of Bath a royalty-free, non-transferable, non-exclusive licence to use all documents and materials generated by any of the members of the Network for the Network.