The Terms & Conditions of the Website of the Mayor and Corporation and Citizens of the City of Tea Tree Gully are set out below.
1.1 In accessing information from the Website you agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions of Use as set out below.
1.2 These Terms and Conditions of Use may change from time to time. Please check our Website frequently to see recent changes. The date when these Terms and Conditions of Use were last updated will be displayed. If you do not agree to any change you should not continue to use the Website.
1.3 The Website contains proprietary notices and copyright information the terms of which you agree to observe and follow.
1.4 In the event that the City of Tea Tree Gully opens a prize draw to Users-
(a) only one entry per User (entrant) will be accepted unless otherwise stated;
(b) an eligible entrant must be an individual aged 18 or over unless otherwise stated;
(c) by entering, all entrants agree to abide by these Terms and Conditions of Use and any other conditions that the City of Tea Tree Gully may impose;
(d) all prizes are subject to availability, not exchangeable for cash, and the City of Tea Tree Gully may at its absolute discretion alter or substitute any prize for an alternative of the same or comparable value; and
(e) the City of Tea Tree Gully does not endorse, guarantee or accept liability arising from any products or services of a third party offered as a prize in any prize draw.
2.1 You assume full responsibility for the protection of your computer system (including but not limited to any form of computer PDA mobile phone or other web browsing equipment) including hardware, software and stored data on your computer system including hardware, software and stored data of third parties who may access or be otherwise connected to your computer system. You will assume the responsibility of ensuring that programs or other data downloaded or otherwise received from this Website are free from viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other items of a destructive nature. We would advise you to run an up-to-date anti-virus program on anything you download from the Internet.
2.2 You must take reasonable precautions to prevent the fraudulent use of your security details including password and must notify the City of Tea Tree Gully in the event that you suspect a third party has obtained your security details.
2.3 In accordance with the requirements of the
Freedom of Information Act 1991 State Records Act 1997 Listening and Surveillance Devices Act 1972 Telecommunications (Interception) Act 1988
the City of Tea Tree Gully will take reasonable steps to ensure that data transmitted electronically to the City of Tea Tree Gully via the Website or otherwise and stored by the City of Tea Tree Gully is not accessed by unauthorised third parties. You accept the risk that data transmitted electronically to the City of Tea Tree Gully via the Website or otherwise may be intercepted before reaching the City of Tea Tree Gully or accessed from the City of Tea Tree Gully's data storage by third parties not authorised by the City of Tea Tree Gully and may be exploited unlawfully by such unauthorised third parties.
2.4 The City of Tea Tree Gully makes no representations as to the security, quality or propriety of any website which may be accessed through the Website and accepts no liability for the content or for any loss or damage caused or alleged to have been caused by the use of or reliance on information contained in such websites or goods or services purchased from them. Connected websites accessed through the Website are independent websites over which the City of Tea Tree Gully does not exercise any control whether financial, editorial or of any other kind and are not in any way endorsed by the City of Tea Tree Gully.
3.1 Information contained in the Website may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical mistakes and should not be relied on as totally accurate. Information may be changed or updated without notice and any queries relating to the information including queries as to its currency and accuracy should be addressed to the person or persons stipulated in the Special Conditions on the appropriate web pages relevant to the goods or services sought. For general content queries relating to the Website email us at email@example.com
4. Warranty and Liability
4.1 All information made available from within the Website is provided "as is" for information purposes only and should not be relied on as totally accurate. See Disclaimer.
4.2 Goods supplied from the Website should only be used for their approved uses and in accordance with their accompanying instructions for use, servicing and maintenance. You are strongly advised not to use goods supplied for any non-approved or abnormal uses.
4.3 No employee or agent of the City of Tea Tree Gully is authorised to recommend non-approved uses and you should not rely on any such recommendations.
4.4 The City of Tea Tree Gully will only be liable to you for any losses resulting from the use of the Website in the following circumstances:-
(a) where the losses are suffered as a result of the City of Tea Tree Gully breaking any term of the Conditions of Use and/or General Conditions of Sale / Special Conditions; or
(b) where there is a breach of a legal duty of care owed to you by the City of Tea Tree Gully or any employees or agents of the City of Tea Tree Gully; and
(c) provided the losses are a foreseeable consequence of the City of Tea Tree Gully breaking the Conditions of Use and/or General Conditions of Sale / Special Conditions; Losses are foreseeable where they could be contemplated by the User and the City of Tea Tree Gully at the time the Website is made available to the User.
4.5 The City of Tea Tree Gully will not be liable for:
(a) indirect losses which happen as a side effect of the main loss or damage and which are not foreseeable;
(b) any increase in loss or damage resulting from breach by you of any term of the Conditions of Use and General Conditions of Sale / Special Conditions;
(c) any loss or damage resulting from the use of any other website connected to the Website by means of a hypertext link or any other link;
(d) any loss of profits or other economic loss resulting from the use of the Website for business purposes
4.6 The City of Tea Tree Gully accepts no responsibility whatsoever for any data corruption, interception or delay or any inaccuracies or errors that may occur except in consumer sales to the extent that the City of Tea Tree Gully or its employees or agents is in breach of its agreement with you, negligent or in breach of its statutory duty when the provisions of Clauses 4.4 and 4.5 above will apply.
4.7 Nothing in these terms shall exclude the City of Tea Tree Gully's liability for death or personal injury arising from the negligence of the City of Tea Tree Gully, its employees, agents or contractors resulting from the use of the Website.
4.8 The City of Tea Tree Gully publishes the images and information on the Website in good faith. The City of Tea Tree Gully will use all reasonable endeavours to ensure that all intellectual property rights are respected and that the information and images are accurate and neither defamatory nor offensive.
5. Copyright and Linking Policy
5.1 The Website belongs in all respects to the City of Tea Tree Gully.
5.2 All intellectual property rights including copyright, Database Right, First Publication Rights, patents, Registered Trade Marks, know-how, intellectual or industrial property rights including format, art direction, look and feel of the Website and its content subsisting throughout the world shall vest in the City of Tea Tree Gully.
5.3 Users may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, reproduce, publish, licence or create derivative works from data or other content found on the Website or sell any information or images obtained from the Website. Users may download information or images for private non-commercial viewing purposes only unless permitted for the purpose of making an offer appropriate to the goods or services required. Any information or images attributed to a third party and not in copyright and downloaded by you may only be used in compliance with this clause and must be properly attributed to the owner.
5.4 Linking to other websites is permitted in accordance with the following Linking Policy:
The City of Tea Tree Gully is keen to promote e-government and access to online public services by encouraging other reputable websites to create links to our Website. It therefore grants a limited, revocable and non-exclusive right to create a link / s to web pages on the Website subject to the following conditions:-
Links to content / web pages are permitted provided you do not represent the City of Tea Tree Gully Website or content as your own or otherwise misinform Users about the origin of the content of the City of Tea Tree Gully Website. Content (including but not limited to text, graphics, photographs, databases) on the Website must not be copied in isolation or presented to give the impression that the content is owned by you. Content should not be loaded into frames or a border environment. City of Tea Tree Gully pages must load into the User's entire window. Links to the Website must not be used for commercial or private gain or to imply endorsement of your website, product or service by the City of Tea Tree Gully without our express written approval (email firstname.lastname@example.org).The City of Tea Tree Gully will not support links to the City of Tea Tree Gully Website by political pressure groups. Your website must not contain distasteful, obscene, offensive, defamatory or otherwise illegal content or portray the City in a false, misleading, derogatory or offensive manner. You must not bring the City of Tea Tree Gully into disrepute by associating us with undesirable products, services or opinions. Any trade mark, logo, crest or other identifiable emblem of the City of Tea Tree Gully shall remain the property of the City of Tea Tree Gully at all times and no licence or right to use any of the same shall be granted or implied in any way. If you wish to link to any part of the Website you will be bound by the City of Tea Tree Gully Legal Notices including but not limited to copyright restrictions and our disclaimer. Any breach of these conditions will result in the termination of your limited licence to link to content on the Website.
6. Availability of Website
6.1 The City of Tea Tree Gully will use its reasonable endeavours to ensure the availability of the Website and that transmissions are error free. However, due to the nature of the Internet it is not technically possible for the City of Tea Tree Gully to provide a completely fault free service and the City of Tea Tree Gully gives no guarantees or warranties express or implied as to the quality or reliability of access to this site
6.2 The City of Tea Tree Gully reserves the right to suspend or cancel the Website or refuse access to it immediately and without notice in order to maintain, repair or update the Website or if it is necessary for legal reasons. However, the City of Tea Tree Gully will where possible give notice of any suspension or cancellation on the Website.
7.1 The failure by the City of Tea Tree Gully to enforce any term or condition hereof or of the Conditions of Sale or Special Conditions (if applicable) shall not be deemed as a waiver of the right to enforce such term or condition.
8.1 The Website is situated in South Australia and all the Terms and Conditions of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of South Australia and subject to the jurisdiction of the South Australian Courts.
In the event of any queries about how to use the Website, please email us at email@example.com