Terms and Conditions

It is agreed that access to this website and the use of the on-line services provided through the website is governed by the terms and conditions set out below. These terms and conditions are important and are for the protection of both you and the State Examinations Commission (SEC). Please take the time to read them carefully. By proceeding further you will be deemed to have accepted them.

1. General

1.1 This website is established in Ireland in accordance with the laws of the Republic of Ireland and will be governed by the laws of that country. When you use the site, you accept that your use of the site and any information on the site, will also be governed by the laws of Ireland and if any dispute arises from your use of the site or any of the information on it, you agree to allow such dispute to be heard in the Irish courts.

1.2 The website and the on-line services provided though the website may only be used by the SEC's employees, customers and agents acting on behalf of the SEC's customers solely for the purpose of transacting business with the SEC.

1.3 In the event of and in your transmitting material to the State Examinations Commission using any of the on-line services, the State Examinations Commission has no responsibility for the accuracy, veracity and completeness of same and for any errors in the manner of its input.

1.4 The SEC reserves the right to make changes to the information, design and services provided on the website without notice and without liability. Every effort will be made to advise of changes in advance.

1.5 The SEC reserves the right to add, amend or vary the terms and conditions of this agreement by publishing notice of such changes on its website and the continued use of the service will signify your acceptance of the changes.

2. Examination Material Archive

2.1 This Examination Material Archive contains examination papers, marking schemes and Chief Examiners' Reports for the Leaving Certificate, Leaving Certificate Applied and Junior Certificate examinations. The information in this archive shall collectively be known as examination material. The examination material is provided by the State Examinations Commission and is intended for use in the course of instruction only, whether at school or elsewhere, by a teacher or pupil.

2.2 Users may retrieve examination material solely for their own personal, non-commercial use, as specified at 2.2 above, and may download the material to their own hard disc or send it to a printer solely for that purpose. They may not otherwise copy, modify, or distribute the examination material, or publish, broadcast, transmit, or otherwise distribute any portion of this material without the express written authorisation of the State Examinations Commission. Any unauthorised use is strictly prohibited. The State Examinations Commission permits no unauthorised modifications, adaptations or translations of the examination material.

2.3 Users may freely establish hyperlinks from their own WWW site(s) to this site