Terms and conditions

In accessing and using the International Energy Agency (“IEA”) website (www.iea.org) and any of the IEA related websites (including wds.iea.org, mods.iea.org and data.iea.org) (collectively the “IEA Websites”), and any IEA text content, publications, reports, articles, commentaries, standalone graphs, figures, infographics, data explorers, datasets or other material available on the IEA Websites and/or referencing the IEA terms and conditions (“IEA Material”), you acknowledge that you have fully read and understood, and agree to be bound by, the relevant terms of use listed in section I, as well as the Terms and Conditions for the IEA Websites in section II (together, the “Terms and Conditions”). 

I. Terms of Use

IEA Open Use Terms

The IEA makes much of its content available under open Creative Commons licences. Unless one of the below exceptions to the Open Use Terms applies, all text content, reports, articles, commentaries, standalone graphs, figures and infographics produced by and/or sourced to the IEA and hosted on the IEA Websites are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) licence.

The following items are not made available under a CC BY 4.0 licence as part of the Open Use Terms:

Some IEA Material is also licensed under a different Creative Commons licence from CC BY 4.0. Any IEA Material with a notice that it is licensed under a different CC licence is not licensed under CC BY 4.0 pursuant to these Open Use Terms.

When using any IEA Material under a Creative Commons licence (referred to as “CC-licensed Content), including IEA Material subject to the Open Use Terms, you are deemed to acknowledge, consent and agree to the legal code of the relevant CC licence and the IEA’s Notice for CC-licensed Content.

Policies and Measures Databases

Use of the Policies and Measures Databases is subject to the Terms of Use for the Policies and Measures Databases

Non-CC Material

Any IEA Material that is neither made available under a Creative Commons licence nor subject to the Terms of Use for the Polices and Measures Database is referred to as the “Non-CC Material.” The Non-CC Material is subject to the Terms of Use for Non-CC Material. For clarity, the Non-CC Material includes the Oil Market Report and most IEA paid datasets.

II. Terms and Conditions for the IEA Websites

A. Privacy

In respect of any personally identifiable data and information that you provide to the IEA (directly or indirectly) in connection with your use of the IEA Websites (including when accessing any IEA Material), the IEA processes that data and information in accordance with the IEA’s Privacy Policy for Users of IEA Websites. You must ensure that you have all necessary consents and notices in place to enable lawful transfer of any personal data to the IEA.

For clarity, nothing in these Terms and Conditions gives you the right to use any personal data gathered from the IEA Websites.

B. General

You may include links to the IEA Websites and to free-of-charge IEA Material provided that (a) the link appears clearly with the complete IEA URL; and (b) you do not create frames, or use other visual altering tools, around the IEA webpages.

You may not use the IEA logo/emblem without the IEA’s prior written consent. Furthermore, you may not use IEA Material, or link to IEA Material, in a way that suggests that the IEA approves, participates in, is connected/affiliated/associated with, sponsors, or otherwise endorses you, your entity and/or your use of the IEA material.

The IEA may mention or refer to specific companies, certain products or material on external websites. This does not imply IEA endorsement, preference or recommendation in such respect. Reliance on this third-party material is at your sole risk.

The IEA reserves the right at its sole discretion to deny any access to the IEA websites or any portion of them without notice. For site security purposes and to ensure that the IEA Websites remain available to all users, we may employ software programmes to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorised attempts to upload or change material, or otherwise cause damage and to detect other possible security breaches.

C. Disclaimers

Except where expressly stated, the IEA Material does not necessarily represent the views or policies of the IEA Secretariat and/or individual IEA member countries. Furthermore, the IEA Material does not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the IEA Secretariat concerning the legal status of any country or of its authorities. The IEA Material, including any data and maps included in it, is without prejudice to the status of or sovereignty over any territory, to the delimitation of international frontiers and boundaries and to the name of any territory, city or area.

D. Contacts