Website Terms & Conditions
The Terms may be revised from time to time. Therefore, your continued use of this Website means you accept any revisions made to the Website. The information contained on the Website is intended to apply in Australia only. While the Business aims to ensure that the information in this Website is correct, sometimes errors do occur for which we apologise. Please refer back to the Terms from time to time so that you are aware of any revisions or changes.
You are authorised to access the Website to download and view content (Website Content) for personal, non-commercial use. You must not use in any way the Website Content for commercial purposes or for any purpose that is unlawful. The Website Content may be changed without notice at the sole discretion of the Business.
By using this Website, you warrant that you will use this Website only in accordance with the Terms and any information you provide via this Website will be accurate and complete, and will not be in any way misleading, deceptive or likely to mislead or deceive.
The Website Content is protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws. All intellectual property in relation to the Website Content belongs to the Business, its licensors or its affiliates.
The Website Content and the Website as a whole are intended solely for your personal, non-commercial use. Any use of the Website Content for purposes other than personal and non-commercial use, or for any other use, including the modification, reproduction, distribution, transmission, republication, display or performance, of the content of this Website, is prohibited without the prior written permission of the Business.
If you seek to reproduce or otherwise use the Website Content in any way it is your responsibility to obtain approval for such use where necessary.
The Website may contain the names and trademarks of other entities. The Business does not authorise you to use these names or trademarks in any way, and their inclusion does not indicate that such entities endorse the Business, or the Website Content, in any way.
The Business is bound by the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) (Privacy Act) and the National Privacy Principles.
The types of personal information we may collect include contact information (such as your name, address, email address, fax and telephone number), passport details (if you are a delegate participating in overseas forums), information about your employer or the organisation that nominated you (if you are a committee member), your newsletter preferences, your committee affiliations, comments you submit by way of public comment and any feedback that you provide to us about our products and services, our website, or other matters.
The Business will take reasonable steps to protect the personal information we hold from misuse and loss and from unauthorised access, modification or disclosure. The ways we do this include limiting physical access to our premises, limiting access to the information we collect about you (for instance, only those of our personnel who need your information to carry out our business activities are allowed access and committee members only have access to the contact details of members of their own committee and not other committees), requiring any third party providers to have acceptable security measures to keep personal information secure and putting in place physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards in line with industry standards. If we no longer require your personal information and are not legally required to retain it, the Business will take reasonable steps to destroy or permanently de-identify the personal information.
The Business may use and disclose your personal information for the primary purpose of collection, or for reasonably expected secondary purposes which are related to the primary purpose, or for purposes to which you have consented, and in other circumstances authorised by the Privacy Act.
Third Party Websites
The Website Content may include links to third party websites which are not related to the Business. The Business is not responsible for, and does not endorse, the content on any third party website, and the inclusion of links to third party websites does not indicate that such entities endorse the Business, or the Website Content, in any way. You should carefully review the terms and conditions of all third party websites.
Disclaimer and Liability
The Business does not warrant the accuracy, currency or reliability of the Website Content and is not responsible to you or anyone else for any direct, indirect or consequential loss suffered in connection with the use of the Website or Website Content. The Business excludes, to the extent permitted by law, any liability which may arise as a result of use of the Website.
Without limitation to the foregoing, you agree that in any event, our maximum aggregate liability shall not exceed the amount paid by you for the products or services in question. By using the Website, you agree to indemnify us for any loss or liability arising out of your use of the Website.
You agree to indemnify the Business, our employees and affiliates from and against all actions, suits, claims, demands, liabilities, costs, expenses, loss and damage (including legal fees on a full indemnity basis) incurred or suffered by the Business as a direct, or indirect, consequence of your access to, or use of, the Website, the Website Content, and any breach by you of the Terms.
You agree that the Business will have no responsibility or liability in relation to any loss or damage which you may suffer, including damage to your software or hardware, from your access to, or use of, the Website, the Website Content or as a result of the conduct of a third party.
This Website has been designed for use in Australia. By accessing the Website you are agreeing that the Courts of Western Australia will deal with any disputes which may arise between you and us, and that the laws of Western Australia shall be the applicable law.
This Website may be accessed in Australia and throughout the world. The Business makes no offer in or by this Website to sell any product or service in any country outside Australia and no representations that the Website Content complies with the laws of any country outside Australia. If you access this site from outside Australia, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for complying with the laws in the place where you access the site.