Gmail Programme Policies

Updated as of 12 September 2008

To uphold the quality and reputation of Gmail, your use of Gmail is subject to these programme policies. If you are found to be in violation of our policies at any time, as determined by Google in its sole discretion, we may warn you or suspend or terminate your account.

Prohibited Actions

In addition to (and/or as some examples of) the violations described in the Terms of Service, users may not:


You must promptly notify Google of any breach of security related to the Services, including but not limited to unauthorised use of your password or account. To help ensure the security of your password or account, please sign out of your account at the end of each session.

Account Inactivity

Google may terminate your account in accordance with the terms of service if you fail to log in to your account for a period of nine months.