Take Down Policy

Ayrshire Archives is committed to making digital content available online and strives to ensure it is compliant with current UK law.   If you are concerned that you have found material on our site that may be in breach of copyright or other laws, please contact us in writing or by email with the following information:

  • your name
  • your contact details
  • the identity of the content including reference number and full details of where the content can be found online
  • the reason for your concern including but not limited to copyright, privacy, data protection, defamation, obscenity etc.

You may be asked to provide further information and/or supporting statements in relation to the content or your concern.  On receipt of a valid concern we will temporarily remove the material in question from our online platforms until we have been able to assess the case. Following assessment, we will either place the material online with no changes, place the material online with changes or permanently remove it.