Terms and Conditions

In these Terms and Conditions: “Zap-Map” refers to “Next Green Car Ltd”; the “Zap-Map Website” and “the Website” refers to the website URL: https://www.zap-map.com; the “Zap-Map Applications” and “the Applications” refers to the iOS/Android applications and related applications (including all Zap-Map APIs); “Users” refers to contributors and/or users of the information published on the Website and the Applications.

These should be read in conjunction with the Privacy and Cookie Policy and Data Licensing details.


While every effort has been taken to ensure that all the information provided by the Website and Applications is correct, Zap-Map does not accept any responsibility for the accuracy of information contained within the Website or the Applications, nor for the consequences of any actions taken or not taken as a result of this information. Zap-Map shall have neither liability nor responsibility to any person or entity with respect to any loss or damage caused, or alleged to be caused, directly or indirectly by the information contained here.

In addition, Zap-Map does not accept any responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to any computer system that may occur whilst using the Website or accessing linked websites included in the Website and the Applications. Zap-Map does not guarantee uninterrupted availability of the Website and Applications cannot provide any representation that using the Website and Applications will be error free.

The information is provided on the understanding that the Website and Applications is not engaged in rendering advice and should not be wholly relied upon when making any related decision. The information contained with the Website is provided on an ‘as is’ basis with no warranties expressed or otherwise implied relating to the accuracy, fitness for purpose, compatibility or security of any components of the Website and the Applications.


All rights reserved. Other than for the personal use, no part of this publication may be reproduced, transmitted or utilised in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise, without written permission from Zap-Map.

All intellectual property of Zap-Map such as trademarks, trade names, patents, registered designs, database file structure, database headings, database content, charge point images, connector images and any other automatic intellectual property rights derived from the aesthetics or functionality of the Website remain the property of Zap-Map.

By using the Website or Applications, users agree to respect the intellectual property rights of Zap-Map and will refrain from copying, downloading, transmitting, reproducing, printing, or exploiting for commercial purpose any material contained within the Website or Applications.

User content

Zap-Map Users may submit content, both Comments and Data, to the Zap-Map website or Applications. Comments include discussion on any topic submitted via forums and emails; Data includes information about location, performance and status relating to electric vehicle charging equipment and networks submitted via the Website/Application forms or provided to Zap-Map via Zap-Chat or other mechanisms such as email or telephone.

While Zap-Map Users (or the owner of the content) retain the copyright of the submitted content, by submitting content to Zap-Map, Users are granting Zap-Map an unconditional, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free, fully transferable, perpetual worldwide licence to use, publish and/or transmit, and to authorise third-parties to use, publish and/or transmit User content in any format and on any platform, currently available or invented in the future.

For all content submitted to Zap-Map, Users confirm that they have created that content, or have received permission from, or are authorised by, the owner of any part of the content to submit it to the Zap-Map site. If a User is under 16, by submitting content the User confirms that they have permission of a parent or guardian to submit content.

Content submission on Zap-Map is covered by our Forum Rules which are incorporated in these terms and conditions. Users accept and confirm that when submitting content to Zap-Map, the opinions expressed by Users should not be considered to represent the views of Zap-Map. Users agree that Zap-Map has no obligation to review or edit any content posted by a User and/or other users on Zap-Map.

Zap-Map, or authorised third parties, reserve the right to cut, crop, edit or refuse to publish Users’ content at their sole discretion. Zap-Map may remove User content from the Website or Applications at any time.


By registering on the Website, Users agree to be responsible for maintaining confidentiality of their username and passwords. Users agree to notify Zap-Map immediately if they become aware any unauthorised use of any User username and password.

If a User no longer wishes to have a registered account, they may terminate their account by sending an email to contact@zap-map.com.

If, for any reason, Zap-Map believes that a User has not complied with these terms and conditions, or believe that the account is spam, Zap-Map may, at our sole discretion, cancel the User’s access to the registration areas of Zap-Map immediately and without prior notice.

Zap-Map may terminate a User’s registered account, at the company’s sole discretion, by emailing the User at the email address provided on registered stating that the agreement has terminated.

Third Parties

The Website and Applications may contain hyperlinks to websites operated by other parties. Zap-Map does not control such websites and Zap-Map takes no responsibility for, and will not incur any liability in respect of, their content. Mention of third party products, services, companies and websites provided by the Website is for informational purposes only and constitutes neither an endorsement nor a recommendation. Zap-Map assumes no responsibility with regards to the selection, performance or use of these products or services.

The Website and Applications may include material submitted by dealers and other third parties. Zap-Map excludes all liability for any illegality arising from or error, omission or inaccuracy in such material.

The Website publishes advertisements placed by third parties to advertise their charging point equipment and other goods and/or services. Zap-Map does not own the vehicles or goods advertised for sale on the Website and has no liability for these charging points or goods or for any losses that Users may incur as a result of purchasing a charging point, goods and/or any services advertised by third parties. If a User chooses to purchase a charge point, goods and/or services advertised for sale by third parties on the Website, the contract will be between the User and the third party advertiser and not with Zap-Map.

Zap-Map reserves the right to ask third parties that are linking to Zap-Map to remove the URL link at any time.

Limitation of liability

Zap-Map will under no circumstance be liable for indirect, special, or consequential damages including any loss of business, revenue, profits, or data in relation to use of the Website or Applications.


Zap-Map reserves the right to change any part of the Terms and Conditions without notice and use of the Website will be deemed as acceptance of the Terms and Conditions. Zap-Map advises users to check the Terms and Conditions at regular intervals. Zap-Map has complete discretion to modify or remove any part of the Website or Applications without warning or liability arising from such action.


If any provision of the Terms and Conditions is held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be struck out and the remaining provisions shall remain in force.

Governing law and jurisdiction

The Terms and Conditions will be governed by the laws of England and any user of the Website hereby agrees to be bound exclusively by the jurisdiction of English courts without reference to rules governing choice of laws.

Acceptance of terms

By accessing the content of the Website and Applications, Users agree to be bound by the Terms and Conditions set out herein and Users accept Zap-Map’s Privacy Policy (available at URL: http://www.zap-map.com/terms/#privacy). If a User objects to any of the Terms and Conditions set out herein they should not use any of the products or services on the Website or Applications and leave immediately.

Users agree not to use the Website or Applications for illegal purposes, and will respect all applicable laws and regulations. Users agree not to use the Website in a way that may impair the performance, corrupt the content or otherwise reduce the overall functionality of the Website or Applications.

Users also agree not to compromise the security of the Website or Applications or attempt to gain access to secured areas or sensitive information.

Users agree to be fully responsible for any claim, expense, liability, losses, costs including legal fees incurred by Zap-Map arising from any infringement of the Terms and Conditions set out herein.

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