Terms of Use of Yandex Translate

This document is a translation of "Terms of Use of Yandex Translate" in English. In case of conflict between the Russian version of "Terms of Use of Yandex Translate" and this translation - only the Russian version of "Terms of Use of Yandex Translate" is legally binding. The Russian version of "Terms of Use of Yandex Translate" can be found here: https://yandex.ru/legal/cloud_terms_translate/.

This document constitutes the Terms of Use of Yandex.Translate API (hereinafter referred to as the Service) and forms an integral part of the Contract to Use Yandex.Cloud Platform Services and the Special Terms of Use of Yandex.Cloud Platform Services available online at https://yandex.ru/legal/cloud_specialterms/.

1. Functional Features of the Service

1.1. The Service provide means for the Customer to remotely process information by accessing online tools meant to automatically translate words, phrases, and sentences from one language to another.

1.2. The Customer can do the following:

1.2.1. Use the Service as intended by sending Requests and receiving responds to Requests in the form of translation of text information contained in Requests.

1.3. 24-hour availability of the Service and translation quality are not guaranteed. Yandex is not held liable for any losses incurred by the Customer due to the unavailability of the Service / discrepancy between the quality of machine translation and goals and expectations of the Customer.

2. Service Rating

2.1. The use of the Service is chargeable.

2.2. The cost of the Service is determined as per rates and billing units specified on the Website.

2.3. The cost of the Service depends on the number of Characters in Queries.

3. Additional Terms of Use of the Service

3.1. Service Requests can be performed by users having a registered Yandex.Passport account.

3.2. The Customer is held solely liable for the security and confidentiality of the login details (login and password) and unique user key (IAM-token). All actions performed in the Management Console using the Customer's login and password are deemed to be performed by the Customer and the Customer is held liable for such actions. All actions performed using the unique user key (IAM-token) the Customer received are deemed to be performed by the Customer and the Customer is held liable for such actions.

3.3. The Customer acknowledges that only Statistics are used to implement the Contract and these Terms, in particular, to determine the number of Requests, the number of Characters, the amount of remuneration, as well as the moment access to the Service was granted and its duration.

3.4. The Customer undertakes not to use the Service to create computer programs or other services, which functional and intended purpose is analogous or similar to Yandex.Translate or Yandex.Translate for mobile devices;


The capitalized terms used in these Terms of Use and not defined in the Offer available online at: https://yandex.ru/legal/cloud_oferta/ have the following meanings:

Request means a request to the Service containing text information to be translated to one of the supported languages;

Character means a unit of text information (including spaces and punctuation marks);


Yandex.Cloud LLC (OGRN: 1187746678580)

Web address: https://yandex.ru/legal/cloud_terms_translate/

Date of placement: December 26, 2018

Effective date: January 01, 2019