Donation Terms and Conditions

Lincoln Bus, a digital online service, is appealing to its users help to contribute to its vision of becoming the best place for information on catching the bus in Lincoln. These Terms and Conditions govern the relationship between Lincoln Bus and each contributor. These terms outline how each contribution may be accepted, refused, or returned by Lincoln Bus. Contributions will be accepted in the form of a one-off payment made directly to Lincoln Bus.


By contributing, a contributor agrees and acknowledges that: the contribution is provided to Lincoln Bus as an irrevocable gift, subject to any exercise of the contributor’s right to receive a refund as described below and Lincoln Bus’s right to return any contribution at its discretion; The contribution will be used by Lincoln Bus to support its Development; and The contribution is made subject to these Terms and Conditions, which shall constitute a legally binding agreement between the contributor and Lincoln Bus (the “Agreement”), entered by each party in consideration of the other’s obligations under these Terms and Conditions.


Contributions will be accepted from individuals as well as any other legal entities. Contributors who are individuals must be aged 18 or over and UK residents. All other contributors must be incorporated, established and/or registered in the UK (as applicable). The maximum contribution in a single transaction is £100 (one hundred pounds sterling).

Administration of Contributions

From the moment the contribution is processed, Lincoln Bus will be legally and beneficially entitled to the full amount of the contribution and the contributor has no entitlement to the return of a contribution in any circumstances other than as specified in these Terms and Conditions. The contributor shall receive no benefit or have influence over Lincoln Bus in return for any contribution. Contributions to Lincoln Bus are not charitable donations under the law of England & Wales and, as far as Lincoln Bus is aware, contributors shall not be entitled to any tax relief in respect of their contributions nor are any contributions eligible for “gift aid” either in the United Kingdom or in any other jurisdiction worldwide.


Lincoln Bus reserves the right to refuse and return any contribution in its absolute discretion, including without limitation where it believes that accepting the contribution would conflict with the values or interests of Lincoln Bus. Contributors shall be entitled to receive a refund of their contribution for up to 14 days after receipt of payment by notifying Lincoln Bus by email at Any requests for a refund of a contribution received by following expiry of the 14 day period will be ineligible. Any refused and/or returned contributions shall be repaid into the account from which the contribution was made.


Contributors shall not be entitled to publicise their contribution or otherwise market themselves or any connected person or business in connection with their contribution, except with the prior written consent of Lincoln Bus and then only if the contributor complies with any relevant policies, procedures or requirements of Lincoln Bus.

Exclusion of Liability

Neither Lincoln Bus nor any affiliated person shall be liable for any loss suffered by any donor or other person arising out of or in connection with a contribution, whether direct or indirect, including loss of revenue, loss of profits, loss of business or anticipated savings, loss of use, loss of goodwill, loss of data, and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, except in respect of any liability for death or personal injury or any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.