Copyright and terms of use

Terms of Use

The following Terms of Use apply to the products and services of Já hf (“Já”). Your use of Já’s products and services, including Já’s Database and MapSite available through the website, constitutes your agreement to all provisions of these Terms of Use.

References to Já’s Database and MapSite includes; Já’s website itself, software, applications and all information and databases behind it.

Já’s Database and MapSite

Já’s Database and MapSite available on the Internet are for personal use only.

All use of the information provided, such as resale or reproduction, is forbidden without Já’s prior consent.

The content may not be copied (in whole or in part), whether by screenshots, printing or otherwise, without Já’s prior consent.

Já’s Database and MapSite are for your individual and personal use only and are not intended for business purposes. All distribution, reproduction or electronic copying of the content of Já’s Database and MapSite, whether in part or in whole, for other than personal use is forbidden without the prior written consent of Já and other copyright holders.

Furthermore and without limitation to the above, it is forbidden, without Já’s written consent to (a) copy, modify, distribute, lease, loan, sell, market, publish or produce any content of Já’s Database or MapSite, (b) reverse engineer, decode or in any other manner try to extract the source code of the content, (c) use Já’s Database and MapSite in such a matter that gives you or any other person access to mass downloads or bulk feeds of any content including but not limited to numerical latitude or longitude coordinates, imagery and visible map data, (d) use Já’s Database and MapSite in whole or part with any other products or applications such as real time navigation or route guidance, (e) use Já’s Database and MapSite to create a database.

Liability Disclaimer

Já is not liable for any inconvenience or damage caused directly or indirectly by failure in hardware and/or software of Já or the end user or by other reason that may cause the information to be inaccurate or the user not to be able to connect to the service. Já is not liable for any damage that may be caused directly or indirectly by any fault or malfunction in any equipment of the end user, any connection to the internet, any software necessary to connect to Já’s Database or MapSite, any browser or operating system of the user or Já, or by any other reason arising out of or related to the products that may cause tJá’s Database or MapSite not to function or to function otherwise than intended because of technical failure, error in data or failure to provide services.

Já will not be liable for any damage caused by negligence, misunderstanding or misusage by the end user or any damage caused by external events such as malfunction, wrong external information and such. Furthermore Já is not liable for any damage caused by natural disasters, war, labour dispute or other reasons beyond its control (force majeure)

Modifications of these Terms of Use

Já reserves the right to change the Terms of Use under which Já’s Database and MapSite are offered at any point. Users are encouraged to regularly review the terms.  

Copyright – Já’s MapSite

Based on data from the National Land Survey of Iceland, used under license.

OpenStreetMap contributors create and improve its map data, licensed under the ODbL.

Contains satellite imagery © Mapbox.

All rights in Já’s MapSite are reserved to Já and the above mentioned parties. Copyright and other intellectual property rights in the specified databases are held by the mentioned parties, and copyright and other intellectual property rights in Já’s MapSite are held by Já unless otherwise stated. Copyright in the content displayed or used in Já’s MapSite is held by the original licensees according to The Copyright Act. No. 73/1972 and all trademarks belong to registered owners.


The content cannot be used for resale without the consent of Já and other above-mentioned parties. 


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