Website Terms and Conditions
By accessing and using our Website you agree to comply with the following terms and conditions (Terms and Conditions). We may update our Terms and Conditions from time to time without notice to you. Each time you use our Website you should revisit these Terms and Conditions and your continued use of the Website constitutes your acceptance of them.
1. Using our website
We provide our Website to help us connect you with Plumbers and to provide general information and relevant content that you may be interested in. You must not use the Website for any purpose other than its intended purpose, and you must not harm our Website in any way. When using the Website you must not act fraudulently, or provide us with false, inaccurate, infringing or misleading information. Parts of our Website may allow you to comment or submit your content, and in doing so you must not post anything that is inflammatory, racist, abusive, harassing, obscene, sexually explicit or that violates any Australian law or the rights of any person.
Content on our Website is provided solely for your reference purposes. We include information for your convenience as a general summary of matters current at the time of posting that may interest you. The contents do not constitute financial and/or other advice and are not intended to be taken as advice and should not be relied upon as such. We make no warranties that the information published by us is correct. You should seek professional advice in relation to any matters that you have.
The information you provide us and your use of the Website must not:
- create liability for us;
- infringe any third party’s privacy rights;
- infringe any third party’s copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret, intellectual property or other proprietary rights or rights of publicity or privacy;
- violate any applicable laws (including those governing privacy, consumer protection, unfair competition, criminal law, racism or antidiscrimination or trade practices law); or
- be defamatory, trade libellous, unlawfully discriminatory, threatening or harassing.
If you provide us with any feedback, ideas, modifications, suggestions, improvements or other content you agree that we may, at any time, without restrictions exploit, copy, republish, edit, or otherwise use such content on any medium worldwide (including on the internet). We will not be required to pay you any compensation for such content (regardless of our use). We have no obligation to review any content or otherwise remove any content that may be unlawful, offensive, threatening, defamatory or obscene.
Any reviews submitted to us will be our property on and from its creation and we will be able to deal with it unrestricted. Without limiting this right, we may remove any review, and use any review on our Website or on any medium online worldwide (including social platforms) at our discretion (regardless of the content). To the extent necessary you must assign all rights, title and interest in such reviews as required by this clause.
Your use of this Website is by personal, non-exclusive licence granted by us strictly in accordance with these Terms and Conditions. This Website is only available to, and may only be used by, persons who can form legally binding contracts under applicable laws. If you do not qualify, you must not use the Website.
2. Intellectual property
We remain the owner (or relevant licence owner) of the Website and all intellectual property rights associated with the Website (including without limitation trade marks, logos, names, designs, content, videos, logos, images and source code) and any improvements or modifications to such intellectual property. We ask that you do not copy, reproduce or modify any of our Website for any purpose except where we give you our prior written consent or sharing is otherwise permitted (as noted below).
We are not responsible for any loss that may occur from you submitting your information to us.
3. Access and termination
We reserve the right, at any time and without prior notice, to remove or disable your access to the Website or any part of it, including your Account, for any reason and you agree that we are not liable for any loss suffered by you or any third party as a result of the removal or disablement of the Website.
These Terms and Conditions will continue to apply until terminated or superseded by us. You can terminate your agreement with us by discontinuing your use of the Website at any time. You do not need to inform us if you choose to discontinue use of the Website.
We may make content available for you to share on the Website. Where such content is made available, you must ensure that such sharing is properly credited to us including a link back to us, and comply with any other instructions we may specify. Your licence to share such content is by revocable and limited right. Where you share our content, you do so at your own risk. We will not be liable in any respects for any content that you share.
Our Website may contain links to or from other third-party websites which we have no control over. We are not responsible for the content or use of these other websites (including any virus, or disturbing or harmful content) and you access them at your own risk.
In the event we provide linking services with third parties, you authorise us to undertake to provide details as necessary to that third party.
6. Liability and indemnity
Although our content has been drafted with due care and diligence, our Website and our content is provided “as is” and we make no representations and give no warranties or guarantees as to the suitability, accuracy or quality of the Website. We do not guarantee that the Website will be free from errors or defects, or that the Website will be accessible at all times.
Your use of the Website is at your own risk and to the extent permitted by law, we exclude all liability of any kind, however arising, including any lost profit, lost opportunity, lost revenue, lost data, losses resulting from security failure, or any indirect or consequential loss resulting from your use of the Website. Our total liability is limited to $1, however where we cannot limit our liability to $1 by law then our liability will be limited to the cost of re-supply of the relevant services (being the provision of the Website to you), or refunding the amount paid by you to us in connection with the services (if any).
You agree to indemnify and release us and our related entities from and against all losses (as before mentioned) which we may incur in respect of any negligence, misuse of the Website, other act or omission, or any breach of these Terms and Conditions by you.
7. Security & access
You are solely responsible for any information that you transmit to us. Whilst we use reasonable endeavours to maintain the security of the Website to Australian standards, we do not guarantee the security of the Website, our records, or any information you submit to us. We disclaim all liability for any computer virus or technological problems or other loss that you may suffer as a result of the browsing or downloading of any files from our Website, or from any data breach, compromise or misuse of your data that is provided to us in connection with the Website.
In order to use the Website, you need to connect to the internet and you are solely responsible for your connection and all fees associated with such connection/access.
Where we use social media pages or groups run by us, such pages will only be used to advertise our products and services and to facilitate community interaction. Such terms found herein as they relate to providing information will apply to your use of our social media pages or groups.
10. Applicable law
These Terms and Conditions, and your use of our Website are governed by the laws of Victoria, Australia and you agree to submit to the jurisdiction of the Courts of the State of Victoria, Australia and Courts competent to hear appeals.
Unless the context requires otherwise, the following words and phrases in these Terms and Conditions shall have the following meanings:
Website means localcairnsplumbers.com.au including all content, trade marks, and related services, products, websites, tools and applications;
you means the person or entity that accesses the Website and your has a corresponding meaning.