High Quaility Unlimited UK Hosting
Terms of Service

Points Webhosting provides web hosting to clients worldwide, and we have a responsibility to protect each client and to provide the best services available. All clients of Points Webhosting are subject to the following terms of service:

Indemnification Policy

You agree to use all Points Webhosting services and facilities at your own risk. Points Webhosting specifically disclaims all warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. In no event shall Points Webhosting be liable for any loss, or loss of data, or other commercial damage, including but not limited to special, incidental, consequential or other damages. Customer agrees that it shall defend, indemnify, save and hold Points Webhosting harmless from any and all demands, liabilities, losses, costs and claims, including reasonable attorney's fees asserted against Points Webhosting, its agents, its customers, officers and employees, that may arise or result from any service provided or performed or agreed to be performed or any product sold by customer, it's agents, employees or assigns. Customer agrees to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Points Webhosting against liabilities arising out of Any injury to person or property caused by any products sold or otherwise distributed in connection with Points Webhosting's server.

Points Webhosting reserves the right to intervene with any of the sites hosted on its servers in the interest of its customers. Any material supplied by customer infringing or allegedly infringing on the proprietary rights of a third party Copyright infringement any defective products sold to customer from Points Webhosting's server. Points Webhosting shall be the sole judge of what violates this Policy.

Payments:

At this time we charge monthly or annually depending upon the plan. If you are not satisfied within your first 30 days we would be happy to provide you with a full refund. Domain Registration fees are non refundable

We accept payment via Paypal or Google Checkout; accounts and domains will not be registered until payment is received. You will then be billed every month or annually depending on the plan and you are free to cancel at any time.

Late Payments:

All accounts are billed according to the dates they were first activated on. If you fail to make a payment within 5 working days your hosting will be suspended, pending termination.

Should you have any issues making payments please contact us to discuss

Acceptable Use Policy:

All services provided by Points Webhosting may be used for lawful purposes only.

Transmission, storage, or presentation of any information, data or material in violation of any law is prohibited. This includes, but is not limited to: copyrighted material, material we judge to be threatening or obscene, or material protected by trade secret and other statute. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Points Webhosting and its employees from any claims resulting from the use of the service which damages you or any other party.

You acknowledge that the service provided is of such a nature that service can be interrupted for many reasons other than the negligence of the company and that damages resulting from any interruption of service are difficult to ascertain. Therefore, You agree that the company shall not be liable for any damages arising from such causes beyond the direct and exclusive control of the company.

You further acknowledges that the company's liability for its own negligence may not in any event exceed an amount equivalent to charges payable by subscriber for services during the period damages occurred. In no event shall the company be liable for any special or consequential damages, loss or injury.

Illegality In any form, including but not limited to the unauthorized distribution or copying of copyrighted software or other data, harassment, fraud, trafficking in obscene material. Undesirable Content Certain types of content are not allowed on our network. Content relating to Hacking, Cracking, Warez and IRC is not allowed. Software, audio and video downloads may only be hosted if you are the writer and copyright owner of the resources or you have a right to distribute the materials..

Banned Scripts:

The following scripts are banned from use on our servers and may not be uploaded or run. Reasons for banning them include adverse effects on server load, invitations to hackers/spammers/criminal activity, etc. We generally do not allow scripts that requires more than 8Mb of memory space, more than 30 CPU seconds and we may ammend this list at any time

  • IRC
  • IRC egg drops
  • Proxy servers
  • Mail bombers
  • Anonymous mailers
  • IP spoofers
  • Port scanners
  • Hivemail
  • Telnet or SSH Access Scripts
  • nph-proxy (and other scripts what operates like proxy)
  • UBB (Ultimate Bulletin Board, all versions)
  • lstmrge.cgi
  • phpShell
  • FormMail.cgi, FormMail.pl from Matt's Script Archive are not allowed.
  • 100% Uptime Guarantee:

    We work hard to ensure that are servers are always online and use the latest technology to ensure this. Should your website experience any down time during a calender month we will, at our discretion, offer a refund on that months hosting fee or a pro rata amount for annual subscribers.

    In the event that website downtime is caused by user errors, scripts or incorrect coding no refund shall be offered.

    We shall not be held liabile for any further amounts or any consequential loss.

    Unlmited Cpanel Accounts (unlimited package customers)

    Our unlimited customers may take up the advantage of having additional cpanel accounts for each domain at no extra cost (instead of hosting all domains from one Cpanel). Each Cpanel account must have its own domain associated with it and be purchased through or transferred to Points webhosting

    To take up this offer please contact Support before purchasing another domain and we will issue you with a special code.

    You are free to allow family and friends to set up there own websites, and if you are a web designer or similar you can use this service to set up websites for clients and customers

    You must not however advertise publically that you offer free web hosting or set up an automated system for setting up accounts, or create accounts for third parties that you don't know or work with.

    In the event of the main account cancelling their package we reserve the right to charge other accounts the full price or cancel all the accounts related to that package.

    £75 Google Adwords Voucher:

    A £75 Adwords voucher is available to all Points Web Hosting customers. A voucher can be requested at anytime by contacting support, it is best to request this voucher shortly before you want to use it and your website is up and running. The voucher must be applied to your Adwords account within 14 days of opening it. You must also spend £25 in advertising within 31 days and then £75 will be credited to your account.

    Google may change its offer, terms and conditions at any time. Currently the following terms apply: This offer is for new AdWords clients only (‘new’ accounts are accounts that are no more than 14-days-old.). Credits may only be used for accounts in the UK and Republic of Ireland. You can only use one offer per client. The promotional credit will be applied within approximately 5 days of your client’s account reaching the £25 threshold in AdWords advertising charges. For full terms please contact support.

    £30 Bing Voucher:

    No Purchase of a Points web hosting package is necessary, the voucher is available here and is subject to the following terms and conditions:

    Valid only for advertisers opening a new account on the Bing advertising interface, Bing Ads prior to June 30, 2013 (8 A.M. GMT). This offer has a spend limit that is not to exceed £30 credit in search ad clicks. Any portion of the £30 ad credit not used within 90 days of redemption will expire. Advertisers will be charged for advertising that exceeds the £30 credit, even if that credit is exceeded during the first 90 days after redemption. It is the sole responsibility of the advertisers to monitor their Bing Ads accounts. Ads must be stopped after £30 ad credit is used up or within 90 days from redemption, whichever comes first, or your credit card will be charged for advertising clicks. Limit: one promotional offer per new advertiser. Offer valid only to residents of the United Kingdom. The billing address in order for the offer to be valid must be in the United Kingdom, and a form of payment must be entered into your account at the time this offer is being redeemed and prior to your account going live to take advantage of the credit. This offer may not be combined with any other offer or discount, separated, redeemed for cash, transferred, sold, or bartered. There is a minimum bid requirement of £0.05 per clickthrough. Search listings are subject to editorial review. See Advertisers Terms and Conditions for more details at sign-up. Other terms and conditions may apply.

    LIMITATION OF LIABILITY:

    Points Webhosting shall not be responsible for any claimed damages, including incidental and consequential damages, which may arise from Points Webhosting servers going off-line or being unavailable for any reason whatsoever. Furthermore, Points Webhosting shall not be responsible for any claimed damages, including incidental or consequential damages, resulting from the corruption or deletion of any web site from one of Points Webhosting servers. All damages shall be limited to the immediate termination of service.

     

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