This page contains legal information pertaining to the use of the County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service website.


This website contains text and images (content) which is copyright protected by County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service, all rights are reserved. Please note that it is unlawful to duplicate or distribute any element of this site, except as detailed below:

You may use the content contained in this website for reproduction in connection with presentations, reports, printed material, and other similar uses which are publicly distributed or displayed free of charge, including advertisements, posters, catalogues, brochures, leaflets. You may also publicly display or demonstrate the website in unaltered form on a computer.

You may not resell, sub-license or distribute any of the content in any form. Neither may you include the content in any materials that are offered for sale, except in the case of advertisements with publications for which a cover price is payable.

You may not modify, distort, mutilate or alter the content. Nor may you use it in any manner which could be interpreted as suggesting the endorsement or association of any product or service in connection with pornographic, illegal or immoral materials or purposes.

You may not copy or adapt the code used to create this website. Nor may you attempt to decipher, de-compile, disassemble or reverse engineer any of the software comprising or in any way making up a part of the website.

Please credit any content used from this site describing the associated copyright holder. Should you require further copyright information on a particular aspect of this site please contact us for further details.

The Service Logo

The County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service logo is available for use on publicity material produced by members of CDDFRS, and to other organisations who request permission. A small 'web-ready' version of the logo is available by request, on our page about linking to the CDDFRS website.


This website is owned by the County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service and links to a wide range of information and services.

Please note that links to other sites are monitored but we cannot be held responsible for information contained in other sites. We provide the links for your own convenience and do not endorse the content. Please refer to individual websites for more information on their own legal statements.

Every effort is made to ensure that all the material on this site is up to date and accurate. However, County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service does not guarantee the accuracy, reliability, completeness, or timeliness of this website or the content. Changes are periodically made to the website and may be made at any time. We cannot accept any liability, nor in any other way be held responsible, for any damage, disruption or corruption of any user's computer software, hardware or network which may arise as a result of the viewing of this website or its contents.

Removal of copyrighted materials

Should our Website Administrator contact you to remove our materials from your site, you must do so immediately.