Terms of Service

**Welcome to the Avios developer portal (“Avios Developer Portal”). Avios Group (AGL) Limited (“AGL” “our”, “us”, “we”) is part of the International Airlines Group (IAG) who manage the Avios loyalty currency for airlines, including British Airways, Iberia, Vueling and Aer Lingus. Our registration number is 02260073 and our registered office is at Astral Towers, Betts Way, London Road, Crawley, West Sussex, RH10 0XY England.** **We are looking forward to working with you but before we get started we want to make sure you are aware of the small print.** ## General After successful registration, the Avios Developer Portal gives you the opportunity to create an application, view documentation and other relevant materials, obtain credentials, and request accompanying support. Subsequently, AGL may in its discretion grant your application access to certain Application Programming Interfaces (“**APIs**”) and the test environment (“**Sandbox**”), which contains dummy data. Your access to and use of the Avios Developer Portal, including the sandbox and APIs, are subject to the following Avios terms of service (“**Terms**”). Additional terms and registration requirements may apply to specific APIs.By accessing and using the Avios Developer Portal, you acknowledge that you have read, understand, accept and agree to be bound by these Terms. If you register on the Avios Developer Portal on behalf of a legal entity, you represent and acknowledge that you are authorised to legally bind that entity to these Terms. ## Access to the Avios Developer Portal To access and use certain parts and functionalities of the Avios Developer Portal, including the sandbox and APIs, you must first register on developer.avios.com. AGL may in its discretion approve or reject your application for registration without providing any reasons. You must ensure that any information you provide in connection with your registration is correct and complete. You are responsible to keep such information up to date and accurate throughout the duration of your registration. ## Use of the Avios Developer Portal and Sandbox You are responsible for all activities that occur when you use the Avios Developer Portal, including the sandbox and APIs. You must comply with and act in accordance with all instructions, documentation and system, software and other requirements as stated on and/or made available by AGL in connection with the Avios Developer Portal, including the sandbox and APIs. You must comply with all legal requirements and refrain from creating content that is unlawful or otherwise objectionable, or that may harm AGL’s reputation or the integrity of International Airlines Group (IAG) and its operating companies. You shall not: - Modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, publish, lease, sell, license, create derivative works from or use any content on the Avios Developer Portal for any other purpose than using the Avios Developer Portal in accordance with these Terms; - Engage in activities which hinder or prevent others from using the Avios Developer Portal and APIs; - Damage or otherwise negatively affect the operation and security of, or attempt unauthorised access to AGL’s services or systems; - Decompile, reconstruct or reverse engineer any software, code or test data on the Avios Developer Portal or introduce any viruses on the Avios Developer Portal; - Use the Avios Developer Portal for scalability tests; and - Use/send production or other sensitive data when performing test activity in the Avios Developer Portal. ## Intellectual Property Rights The Avios Developer Portal, including the sandbox and APIs made available on or through it are the property of AGL and/or its licensors and protected by applicable intellectual property laws. All rights in the Avios Developer Portal, including the sandbox and APIs, are owned by AGL or its licensors. Upon successful registration, AGL grants you a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable and non-sublicensable licence (“**Licence**”) to use the Avios Developer Portal for the term of your registration. This Licence is for the sole purpose of enabling you to use the functionality of the Avios Developer Portal in accordance with these Terms. You warrant that you have the intellectual property rights to any application or other content you create on the Avios Developer Portal, and that such content does not violate or infringe the intellectual property rights of any third party. You remain solely responsible for any such content, and AGL disclaims any and all liability for such content. You will indemnify and hold harmless AGL from any costs or damages suffered by AGL as a result of a third party bringing or threatening any claim or action against AGL on the grounds that such content or any other material provided or used by you in connection with the Avios Developer Portal infringes the intellectual property rights or other rights of any third party. You will own the intellectual property in any application or other content that you create on the Avios Developer Portal. However, you grant to AGL a limited, non-exclusive and royalty free right to use such application or content to the extent necessary and for the purpose of AGL operating the Avios Developer Portal. AGL may request you to provide additional information about any application or other content you create on the Avios Developer Portal for promotional, commercial, technical, compliance or security reasons. If AGL requires additional information about any application or other content you created on the Avios Developer Portal, AGL may contact you in its discretion to assess whether such application or content meets the standards, requirements, specifications and policies as applied by AGL from time to time for production and/or commercialisation. As part thereof, we may request you to enter into further agreement(s) with AGL. However, you acknowledge that AGL may independently create applications, content, APIs and other products or services that may be similar to any applications or content you created on the Avios Developer Portal. Nothing in these Terms will restrict or prevent AGL from creating and fully exploiting such applications, content, and other items, without obligation of any kind towards you. ## Developer Keys Use of the Developer Keys. AGL will provide a "Developer Key" in connection with your access and use of the APIs. AGL may grant or remove a Developer Key for any reason in its sole discretion. Developer Keys are personal to you. You are responsible for maintaining the secrecy and security of your Developer Keys. You may not transfer Developer Keys to any other person or entity without approval. ## Personal Data The Avios Developer Portal’s [Privacy Policy](https://www.avios.com/gb/en_gb/about-us/privacy) explains how we treat your personal data and protect your privacy when you register on and use the Avios Developer Portal. ## Privacy Any personal data that you provide via the Developer Portal will be held by Avios Group (AGL) Limited for the purpose of fulfilling the service that you have requested. Personal data will be deleted after 12 months of inactivity. Should you have any queries concerning your individual rights please email [data.protection@avios.com](mailto:data.protection@avios.com). ## Confidential Information If and insofar you gain knowledge of or receive confidential information in connection with the Avios Developer Portal, you must treat such information with strict confidentiality and you may not disclose the same to third parties, both during your registration to the Avios Developer Portal and after your registration ceases. ## Linked Internet Sites AGL is not responsible for the content of any websites linked to or from the Avios Developer Portal. You are advised that information on such hyperlinked or referred-to websites is neither investigated nor analysed by AGL. A hyperlink or reference to a website is meant for convenience only and does not imply that AGL endorses such website or any products or services that it describes. Your access to and use of hyperlinked or referred-to websites is at your own risk and AGL, its affiliates, directors, employees or advisors, accept no obligation or liability in connection with those websites. AGL reserves the right to terminate any link or linking program at any time. By accessing the Avios Developer Portal, you also agree to abide by the proprietary guidelines set forth at any website accessed or linked to through the Avios Developer Portal. ## Trademarks The trademarks, service marks and logos (“**Marks**”) of AGL on the Avios Developer Portal are the property of AGL. You are prohibited from using AGL and any of the Marks without the prior written consent of AGL. ## Changes AGL may at any time change these Terms or any additional terms that apply to specific APIs available through the Avios Developer Portal. Changes to these Terms will be published in this section of the Avios Developer Portal, while changes to additional API terms will be published in the relevant API section. Changes will become effective no earlier than 14 days after publication. However, changes regarding AGL new functionality of an API or changes for legal reasons may become effective immediately. If you do not agree to changes to these Terms or to changes to the additional terms of a specific API, you must stop your use of the Avios Developer Portal or such API. You understand and agree that if you use the Avios Developer Portal or a specific API after the date on which these Terms have changed or the additional terms have changed, your use will be deemed to constitute acceptance of the relevant changes. You can view the most recent version of these Terms in this section on the Avios Developer Portal. AGL has the right to change, modify or expand the functionalities, features and services available on the Avios Developer Portal, including the sandbox and specific APIs, at any time. Where possible, AGL will provide prior notice of any such action, but AGL reserves the right to do so without prior notice. Modifications and changes to the Avios Developer Portal and its content may affect applications you have created on the Avios Developer Portal. AGL will not be liable for any loss or damage resulting therefrom. ## Termination AGL may at any time suspend or terminate your registration and/or access to the Avios Developer Portal and its content, including any applications you may have created, the sandbox and the APIs. Where possible AGL will provide notice of any such action, but AGL reserves the right to do so without prior notice. Your registration will automatically terminate if you breach any of these Terms. Upon termination, any rights and the Licence granted to you under these Terms will automatically cease. AGL is not liable for any compensation or any damages incurred or to be incurred in connection with any termination in accordance with these Terms. ## No Liability Use of the Avios Developer Portal is at your own risk. You are responsible for evaluating the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any information, APIs or other content available on the Avios Developer Portal. All information on the Avios Developer Portal, including but not limited to software, source code, object code, applications, graphics, text, documentation, sandbox, APIs, and links to other sites, is provided "as is" and is subject to change without prior notice. Such information is provided, to the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, without warranty of any kind, express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of availability, adequacy, accurateness, completeness, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement and freedom from computer viruses or similar disabling devices. AGL does not warrant the error free and uninterrupted service of the Avios Developer Portal, including the sandbox and APIs. If you notice any problems or security incidents during your use of the Avios Developer Portal, you must notify AGL immediately via the support page. AGL expressly disclaims any liability, whether in contract, tort, strict liability or otherwise, for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, punitive or special damages arising out of or in any way connected with your access to or use of the Avios Developer Portal, and/or any other websites whether or not AGL was aware of the possibility of such damages. You will indemnify AGL against any direct, indirect and/or consequential loss, damage, cost and expense (including legal expenses) incurred by AGL and arising from or in connection with your use of the Avios Developer Portal, including any breach of these Terms. ## Feedback By submitting feedback, comments, ideas and suggestions on the Avios Developer Portal, you grant a non-exclusive, perpetual, irrevocable, and royalty-free license to any intellectual property rights you may have in such feedback to AGL to improve the Avios Developer Portal, including the sandbox and APIs, or any other products or services. Any such feedback is voluntary and AGL may consider or is developing technology that is the same or similar to your feedback. ## Miscellaneous In case any provision of these Terms is or becomes illegal, invalid or unenforceable, the legality, validity or enforceability of any other provision will not be affected. If you do not comply with these Terms and AGL does not take action immediately, this doesn’t mean that AGL waives any rights. Nothing in these Terms is intended to or shall create a partnership, agency, joint venture or co-owner relationship between AGL and you. AGL nor you shall have the authority to act in the name of or on behalf of otherwise bind the other party. AGL may transfer its rights and/or obligations under these Terms to a third party. Your rights and obligations under these Terms cannot be transferred or assigned. These Terms govern the relationship between AGL and you, and do not create any third party rights. These Terms, any additional terms applicable to a specific API and your use of the Avios Developer Portal and its contents are governed by English Law. These Terms apply as of **03/05/2019** Privacy Policy: [https://aviosgroup.com/uk/en/privacy-policy](https://aviosgroup.com/uk/en/privacy-policy)