Legal terms

Legal Terms

The Government of Catalonia’s Ministry of Social Rights Directorate-General for Civic and Community Action (hereafter referred to as the DGACC) makes available to citizens and organisations that are interested in associative movements, volunteering, citizenship and solidarity, always under the terms and conditions set forth herein.

In all cases, the DGACC may, on its own accord and with no need for prior notice, make changes to or delete the contents, structure, design, services and the terms of use and/or access of this site. The aforementioned changes may involve increasing, segmenting and/or reducing or even its full elimination. Access to is free of charge.

Access is also free. Anyone accessing shall be considered a user and it is understood that the user accepts and respects the terms and conditions set forth in this legal notice. In all cases, shall reserve for itself the right to deny access to this site, at any time and with no prior notice, to users breaching any of the applicable general or particular terms. is not a commercial entity and does not provide for the purchase and sale of any products. Information on products and services that may carry a price (for instance, new publications or training courses) is only informative. However, this does not exclude that by browsing the pages of the user may be redirected to external pages that do provide for the purchase and sale of products and services.

All rights are reserved. The user is only authorised to use this site for personal and non-commercial purposes. Users are forbidden from modifying the site or its contents. This website and all its contents, including text, images, videos, sound, databases, logos, structure, brands and any other material is the property of the Government of Catalonia’s Ministry of Social Rights or of one of the promoter organisations or collaborating organisations of, or of third parties having granted authorisation to any of the aforementioned to use these contents, in accordance with the provisions set forth in the Spanish Royal Legislative Decree 1/1996, of 12th April, approving the Consolidated Text of the Intellectual Property Act, regularising, harmonising and clarifying the legal provisions on the matter and Law 17/2001, of 7th December, on brands. The legitimacy of intellectual or industrial property rights relating to the contents provided by third parties is of their sole and entire responsibility. is a portal and gateway with information on associative movements, volunteering, citizenship and solidarity that includes, in its contents, many links to sites owned and managed by third parties, with the purpose of providing access to information available on the Internet. shall take no responsibility for the information outside this site: the existence of links appearing on this page is only to inform users of the availability of other sources of information on the subject on the Internet.

The administrative information provided through this website does not, by any means, replace the legal means of publication of laws, the legal provisions or actions that are to be formally published in the DOGC and other official gazettes, the printed versions of which are the only instrument that provide proof of their authenticity and contents.  

Cookies and other similar systems shall not be used to store information that may allow identifying the physical person using the web.

The DGACC shall take no responsibility for the following:

  • Contents and opinions expressed by organisations participating in the project, nor comments made by visitors.
  • Violations to the intellectual and/or industrial property rights of third parties (physical or legal) committed by the organisations and visitors of the web.
  • Possible partial or total loss of the information contained on the blogs. Nevertheless, backup copies will be made regularly.
  • Information that may be obtained through links to external systems that do not depend of this web.
  • Ensuring that the website and server are free of virus not for any damage caused by accessing the web or the impossibility to access it.


License and authorship is subject to an Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Spain Creative Commons license.

The contents published on the spaces of are subject to a license that:

  • allows copy and redistribution,
  • allows the creation of derivative works thereof,

as long as:

  • they are not used commercially, and
  • the author (entity and origin of publication) is given appropriate credit.

The DGACC of the Catalan Government’s Ministry of Social Rights expressly authorises any non-profit organisation to reproduce with no modifications the texts of, quoting the origin and authorship, as long as they are not given a misleading or commercial use and are not used for any purpose that is unrelated to the promotion of the values of the associative movement, volunteering, citizenship and solidarity. Texts from may occasionally be reproduced in publications or other communicational supporting formats. Regular reproduction of contents from shall be regulated by a collaboration agreement between the parties.


Service for the Promotion of Associative Movements and Volunteering
Ministry of Social Rights
Government of Catalonia
Passeig del Taulat, 266-270
08019  Barcelona