ZIP Code API Terms & Conditions
Acceptance of Terms
Our service is subject to the following Terms Of Service ("TOS"), which we may modify at any time, and such amendments shall be effective immediately upon posting of the amended TOS to our website. In addition, when using particular Zip-Codes. com services, you shall be subject to any posted guidelines or rules applicable to such services which may be posted on our website from time to time. All such guidelines or rules are hereby incorporated by reference into the "Terms of Service", (TOS). By purchasing our product, you hereby agree to our TOS.
Accordingly, you agree to review this TOS periodically, and your continued use of our services will be deemed as your acceptance of the amended TOS.
A "User", as described on our website, is defined as an employee or contractor of the of the company that downloads our data to, or is given access to, our data for any purpose whatsoever. Each "Virtual Machine" that the data is used on also constitutes a single User.
- You may use the Free API in websites only.
- Your service must be freely accessible to end users. Intranets, Backend Systems, and other private networks must use a Paid version of the API Service. You agree not to use the ZIP Codes API for any of the following commercial uses unless You obtain a Paid Account:
- the sale of the ZIP Codes API, API Data, or access to any of the foregoing;
- the sale of advertising, sponsorships, or promotions on any page of the API Client containing content from the API.
- ZIP-Codes.com will upgrade the API periodically, and you must update your site to use the new versions of the API if required. Zip-Codes.com will notify you of updates via email.
- The API will be limited in the number of calls per month or day.
- You may not use our service in any manner that would overload our systems. If we see that you are using it in any manner that it was not intended for, we will warn you, at which time you must cease using it in that manner. Further abuse may lead to suspension or termination.
Description of Service
Zip-Codes.com currently provides customers with access to a number of online resources, including our zip code database. You understand and agree that Zip-Codes.com is not responsible or liable for any claim, loss, or damage directly or indirectly resulting from your use of the Product or the information or the resources contained on or accessible through this site.
Zip-Codes.com will attempt to keep the information and the resources on or accessible through this site timely and accurate, but we make no guarantees, and disclaim any implied warranty or representation, about its accuracy, relevance, timeliness, completeness, or appropriateness for a particular purpose.
Disclaimer Of Warranties
You expressly understand and agree that:
Your use of The Service and The Product are at your sole risk. The Service /The Product is provided on an "As Is" and "As Available" basis. Zip-Codes.com expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including, but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement.
Zip-Codes.com makes no warranty that:
(1) The Service/Product will meet your requirements,
(2) The Service/Product will be uninterrupted or timely,
(3) The quality of any products, services, information, or other material obtained by you through The Service /Product will meet your expectations, and
No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from Zip-Codes.com or through or from The Service shall create any warranty not expressly stated in the Terms Of Service .
THE SERVICES AND ALL INFORMATION, PRODUCTS AND OTHER CONTENT (INCLUDING THIRD PARTY INFORMATION, PRODUCTS AND CONTENT) INCLUDED IN OR ACCESSIBLE FROM THIS WEB SITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE AT ANY TIME WITHOUT NOTICE TO YOU. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, ZIP-CODES.COM DISCLAIMS ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES (EXPRESS, IMPLIED AND STATUTORY, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND ON-INFRINGEMENT OF PROPRIETARY RIGHTS) AS TO THE SERVICES AND ALL INFORMATION, PRODUCTS AND OTHER CONTENT (INCLUDING THIRD PARTY INFORMATION, PRODUCTS AND CONTENT) INCLUDED IN OR ACCESSIBLE FROM THIS WEB SITE.
Limitation of Liability
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, in no event shall Zip-Codes.com or its affiliates be liable for any direct, indirect, special, punitive, incidental, exemplary or consequential damages, or any damages whatsoever, resulting from any loss of use, loss of data, loss of profits, business interruption, litigation or any other pecuniary loss, whether based on breach of contract, tort (including negligence), product liability or otherwise, arising out of or in any way connected with the use or performance of other sites, with the delay or inability to use other sites, or with the provision of or failure to make available any information, services, products, materials, or other resources contained on other sites, even if advised of the possibility of such damages.
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Zip-Codes.com and its affiliates from any liability, loss, claim, and expense (including reasonable attorneys' fees) related to your violation of this Service .
Changes to Sites
Zip-Codes.com may change or modify the information, services, products, materials, and any other resources contained on or accessible through their sites, or discontinue their sites altogether, at any time without notice. If Zip-Codes.comdiscontinues its service for any reason, it will refund any prorated portion of the database cost not already used by the customer.
No License Granted
Nothing on this Web site or your use of The Service shall be construed as conferring any license or other rights under the intellectual property or other proprietary rights of Zip-Codes.com or any third party, whether by implication or otherwise.
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The purchaser of our products may use the data purchased in perpetuity. Only if you require monthly updates do you need to renew your subscription at the end of the subscription period (1 year).
U.S. ZIP+4 Zip Code Database
Canadian Postal Code Database
Governing Law; Consent to Jurisdiction. This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the State of New York. Each party consents to the jurisdiction of the Federal and New York State courts sitting in Dutchess County, New York (and the appellate courts to which judgments of such Federal and State courts may be appealed), and agrees to commence any litigation hereunder in one of those courts.
If any part of this Agreement is found void and unenforceable, it will not affect the validity of the balance of the Agreement, which shall remain valid and enforceable according to its terms.