The purpose of the website http://ajuntament.barcelona.cat/turisme/ca by Barcelona City Council is to provide citizens and anyone interested in tourism in Barcelona with information on initiatives by City Council in this sphere, as well as decisions taken as a result of debate between institutions, associations and entities. The website also offers data giving a more detailed overview of the state of tourism in the city.
The information that is posted on this website is valid at the time of its publication and updated as quickly as possible.
1- It is the responsibility of the person or entity supplying information from third parties to see to its updating. Barcelona City Council will see to it that the suppliers of such information ensure its updating and compliance with current regulations.
It is the City Council's aim to ensure that the information published is complete, truthful, accurate, useful and accessible and that it meets the quality standards set out under the current legislation in force.
2- Enables access irrespective of its users' technological options, in particular, through technologies based on open standards.
3- Guarantees the security and protection of personal data.
In compliance with personal data protection legislation, Barcelona City Council guarantees the confidentiality of personal data that may be obtained by the use of forms or other means for the purposes of providing a service.
In the case of the tourism website, using the 'contact' section citizens are able to raise queries, complain or make suggestions relating to the information published on the the site via the link http://w10.bcn.es/StpQueixesWEB/prepararFormularioBtoB.do?i=i&ambit=tescolta, to receive a reply from City Council services. Similarly, using the link http://w10.bcn.es/APPS/irsconsultesWeb/entrada.consultes.do?i=i and the 'Write to us' section, users are able to request information on services in the city.
4- Adopts a cookies policy that respects privacy.
This website uses its own and third-party cookies to improve its users' browsing experience and offer content and services of interest (further information at http://www.barcelona.cat/ca/cookies.html).
5- Allows and promotes the reuse of published information, within the limits provided for under this legal notice and stipulated by current legislation.
Barcelona City Council allows the reuse of all data and information published on this website under the following conditions, unless otherwise stated:
- The information's content must not be changed.
- The information's meaning must not be distorted.
- The information's source must be mentioned.
- The date of the information's latest updating is stated.
- It must not be stated or implied that the City Council sponsors the activity the information is being used for.
in any event, the possibility of reusing the information will be limited by the need to protect other rights, assets and interests under the provisions of current legislation. In particular, any reuse whatsoever of the information contained in this website must safeguard the protection provided under intellectual and industrial property law and the protection provided under personal data law. More specifically, the reuse of works and services protected under intellectual property law remains subject to the terms and conditions of the intellectual property licence established in each case. (See the section on “Intellectual and Industrial Property”.) Works and services may not be reused where it is stated that their intellectual property rights are reserved.
6- Protects intellectual and industrial property and encourages open licences.
Barcelona City Council is the holder or assigned user of the intellectual property rights to the works and services that come under this website. This includes the website's graphic designs and programs as well as its texts, images, and recordings.
The City Council promotes the reuse of information under the terms and conditions established in the preceding section.
Any person who believes this website or its content infringes any intellectual or property rights must notify the City Council of this, stating their name, the ownership of the rights (providing the corresponding proof or accreditation) and the subject matter of the right allegedly infringed.
It is represented on several social networks and platforms.
The City Council is represented on several social media networks and platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, LinkedIn and Issuu. When you access any of these or other social networks, note that the user terms and conditions which apply are the ones established for each platform and not the ones specified for the City Council.
8- Complies with the current legal framework for content responsibility.
The City Council assumes responsibility, in accordance with current legislation, for any content on this website that has been prepared by the Council itself. As regards content supplied by users and third parties, the City Council shall be exempted for any responsibility, as provided for under Articles 13 and 17 of Spain's Act 34/2002, of 11 July, on Information Society and e-Commerce services. The City Council shall also be exempted in particular from any responsibility for any linked content, as provided for under Article 17 of that same Act.
The City Council shall not be held responsible for any improper use that users may make of the website's content. Nor shall the Council be responsible for any problems that may arise in accessing the portal or any malfunctioning due to causes outside its control.
Barcelona, 6 July 2016