Licensing and Terms of Use

Learn more about the icons listed on iconsrepo.com and what type of licensing terms they are under. See the differences between different licenses and learn the terms of use on commercial projects.

IconsRepo is an open catalogue of monocolor icons. Bots collects SVG icons and indexes them from various sources and makes it easy for users to search, find and edit icons. This means IconsRepo and SVGRepo websites can be referred as proxy distributors or simply tools.

See the headlines for different licensing types;

Public Domain

(As visual work) This license also might be referred as No copyright or CC0 1.0 Universal PD Dedication on our website.

The person who associated a work with this deed has dedicated the work to the public domain by waiving all of his or her rights to the work worldwide under copyright law, including all related and neighboring rights, to the extent allowed by law.

Or, the work consists of simple geometry and is not ineligable for copyright due to Threshold of originality (this threshold might vary depending on different country laws). For an example "A stick figure, where the head is represented by a circle and other parts represented by straight lines" is not copyrightable or falls into public domain.

You are free:

  • to share – to copy, distribute and transmit the work
  • to remix – to adapt the work
  • Under the following terms:
  • attribution – there is no author or author waived their right, no attribution
  • share alike – If you remix, transform, or build upon the material, you can distribute your work under any license.
  • Unless in the single pages of icons indexed on this website indicates differently, simple monocolor icons distributed on this website is subject to public domain or open source.

    To learn more about this license, check out this page.

    Open Source

    (As source code or software) This license also might be referred (specifically) as MIT or GNU GPL on our website.

    Some SVG files distributed on this website are licensed by their source code, and this licenses will indicate the terms of use. Open Source can be defined as, in brief, allowing software to be freely used, modified, and shared

    MIT License

    You are free:

  • to share – to copy, distribute and transmit the work
  • to remix – to adapt the work
  • Under the following terms:
  • liability – the author doesn't provide any warranty and doesn't accepts any liability
  • copyright notice – a copy of the license or copyright notice must be included with software
  • share alike – If you remix, transform, or build upon the material, you can distribute your work under any license
  • GNU General Public License

    You are free:

  • to share – to copy, distribute and transmit the work
  • to remix – to adapt the work
  • Under the following terms:
  • liability – the author doesn't provide any warranty and doesn't accepts any liability
  • copyright notice – a copy of the license or copyright notice must be included with software
  • documentation – If you remix, transform, or build upon the material, changes must be documented.
  • share alike – If you remix, transform, or build upon the material, you can't distribute your work with a closed source license
  • To learn more about this license, check out MIT and GNU GPL webpages.

    Creative Commons

    (As any creative work) This license also might be referred as CC abbrivation on our website.

    For Icons licensed with Creative Commons you can copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format with the terms of giving appropriate credit and provide a link to the license. The terms may vary depending on types.

    Attribution CC BY

    You are free:

  • to share – to copy, distribute and transmit the work
  • to remix – to adapt the work
  • Under the following terms:
  • attribution – you must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made
  • share alike – If you remix, transform, or build upon the material, you can distribute your work under any license
  • Attribution ShareAlike CC BY-SA

    You are free:

  • to share – to copy, distribute and transmit the work
  • to remix – to adapt the work
  • Under the following terms:
  • attribution – you must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made
  • share alike – If you remix, transform, or build upon the material, you must distribute under same license
  • Attribution-NonCommercial CC BY-NC

    You are free:

  • to share – to copy, distribute and transmit the work
  • to remix – to adapt the work
  • Under the following terms:
  • attribution – you must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made
  • non commercial – you may not use the material for commercial purposes
  • You do not have to comply with the license for elements of the material in the public domain or where your use is permitted by an applicable exception or limitation.

    To learn more about this license and variations, check out creativecommons.org website.

    About IconsRepo's Distribution and Editor Tool

    IconsRepo or SVGRepo distributes all the content under this current domain name without any liability or warranty, we as this website or the company that owns this website is not liable for any legal conflict for misusing any licensed visual, source code or creative work.

    SVG Editor Tool (sidebar widget that helps users edit SVG icons) on this website is a private propery, the transformation and adoption to an SVG icon using this tool is not under warranty, and this website is not liable for any legal conflict for remixing any licensed visual, source code or creative work.

    Additionally, summarized and cited licenses on this page are based on the links (provided) of every license, and is not legally binding. For legal purposes please refer to the provided links.

    Latest edit to this page made on November 19, 2019 and using the services of this website after this date means you understand and accept the the terms of use of this website and listed licenses.
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