FM Model version 4 - terms and conditions

Please read these terms of use carefully before using this site.

By using this site, you signify your assent to these terms of use. If you do not agree to these terms of use, do not use the site.

The Model is not to be used by any third party or sub-contractor on behalf of the purchase organisation. The Model cannot be purchased by a third party to be used on another organisation.

FM Model - legal notice terms of use

These terms apply to you while accessing the site, uploading content, setting up or completing the FM Model assessment or reviewing data and reports. You are responsible for bringing these terms to the attention of anyone who may access material on this site as a result of you.

This site is protected by copyright. It is published by CIPFA and may can be used forinternal business use only It is not to be otherwise reproduced or transmitted or made available on a network without prior written permission of CIPFA.

Any infringement of CIPFA’s rights will result in appropriate legal action.

CIPFA has used reasonable care and skill in compiling the content of this site but makes no warranty as to the accuracy of any information on this site and cannot accept liability for any errors or omissions.

All links to this site must go to the home page. Please do not link directly to any other pages on this site. CIPFA cannot accept any responsibility or liability for access to, or the material on, any site which is linked from or to this site.

Additional terms for subscribers

The Model is only to be used as an assessment tool by the organisation who has purchased the subscription.

The Subscriber shall not translate or adapt the Model for any purpose nor arrange or create derivative works based on the Model without the express written consent of CIPFA.

The Subscriber shall not transfer or distribute (whether by licence, loan, rental, sale or otherwise) all or any part of the Model to any other person.

The Subscriber shall not make for any purpose, including (without limitation) for error correction, any alterations, modifications, additions or enhancements to the Model except as specifically described in the Documentation nor permit the whole or any part of the Model to be combined with or become incorporated in any other program, Model or website.

Damage to your computer or other device

CIPFA uses reasonable efforts to ensure that this website is free from viruses and other malicious or harmful content. However, we cannot guarantee that your use of this website (including any content on it or any website accessible from it) will not cause damage to your computer or other device. 

It is your responsibility to ensure that you have the right equipment (including antivirus software) to use the website safely and to screen out anything that may damage or harm your computer or other device. Except where required by applicable law, CIPFA is not liable to any person for any loss or damage they suffer as a result of viruses or other malicious or harmful content that they access from or via the website.

System requirements

The optimal system requirements for using the model are: any standard PC, tablet running IE9 or higher equivalent.

Additional information

If you require any further information regarding the FM Model address your enquiry to customerservices@cipfa.org.