Disclaimer and Copyright

By visiting and using this website (“this site”) established by the Department of Education Services (“the Department”), you agree to be bound by and comply with the following terms and conditions:

Application

These terms and conditions apply to information and advice that is presently available on this Site and to information and advice that will become available on this Site in the future.

Applicable Law

The use of this Site is governed by the laws of Western Australia and by using this Site, the user agrees to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Western Australia.

General Disclaimer

The information and advice on this Site is provided voluntarily by the Department as a public service. The information and advice is provided in good faith and is derived from sources believed to be reliable and accurate.

Nevertheless, neither the State of Western Australia (“the State”), nor any officer, employee or agent of the State or any agency or instrumentality of the State warrants the accuracy, reliability, completeness or currency of the information or advice on this Site (including information which has been provided by third parties).

The information and advice on this Site is provided solely on the basis that users of this Site (“Users”) will be responsible for making their own assessment of the information and advice. Users are advised to independently verify all relevant representations, statements and information on this Site.

The information and advice provided on this Site may include views or recommendations of third parties, which do not reflect the views or recommendations of the State, or a particular officer, employee or agent of the State or any agency or instrumentality of the State.

The State and all officers, employees and agents of the State or any agency or instrumentality of the State (“the Relevant Persons”):

  • exclude, to the maximum extent permitted by law, all express or implied warranties of any kind in relation to any information or advice on this Site;
  • are under no obligation to update any information on this Site or correct any inaccuracy on this Site which may become apparent at a later time; and
  • reserve the right, in their absolute discretion, to delete, alter or move any information or other materials on or from this Site (including the terms and conditions of this disclaimer) at any time without notice.
Links to Other Sites

This Site includes links to external Internet sites (“Linked Sites”). The Relevant Persons do not warrant the accuracy, reliability, completeness or currency of the information or advice on any of the Linked Sites. The Relevant Persons have not independently verified the information and advice on any of the Linked Sites. Links to Linked Sites are for convenience only. The presence of a Linked Site is not to be taken in any way as an endorsement or approval of the Linked Site, its content, or the people who run or contribute to the Linked Site by the Relevant Persons. Use or reliance on a Linked Site is at your own risk.

The Relevant Persons exclude, to a maximum extent permitted by law, all express or implied warranties of any kind in relation to any information or advice on a Linked Site.

Viruses

The Relevant Persons do not represent or warrant that any files obtained from or through this Site or a Linked Site are free from computer viruses or other defects. The Relevant Persons accept no liability for the presence of computer viruses or other defects.

Limitation of Liability

To the maximum extent permitted by law, the Relevant Persons expressly disclaim all liability for any loss, damage, personal injury or death howsoever caused (whether caused by any negligent or other unlawful act or omission of, by or on the part of a Relevant Person or otherwise) arising from:

  • the use or reliance on any information or advice (including incomplete, out-of-date, wrong, inaccurate or misleading information or advice) expressed or implied on this Site or a Linked Site;
  • any errors, misstatements or omissions on this Site or a Linked Site; or
  • any delay or interruption in access to or use of this Site or a Linked Site.

If any law prohibits the exclusion of liability, the Relevant Persons limit their liability (to the extent permitted by law) to the re-supply of the relevant information accessed through this Site.

Copyright

Unless expressly stated, the State owns the copyright to the information provided on this Site. Reproduction of the information for educational purposes within an educational institution is permitted, on the condition that the information is not offered for sale. Otherwise, apart from any fair dealing for the purposes of private study, research, criticism or review, as permitted under the provisions of the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth), no part of the information may be reproduced, modified, published or distributed for any purpose whatsoever without the written permission of the State. Enquiries may be directed to the Department.

The Relevant Persons make no warranties or representations that material on Linked Sites, does not infringe the intellectual property rights of any person anywhere in the world. The Relevant Persons are not, and must not be taken to be, authorising infringement of any intellectual property rights contained in material on other sites by linking material on this Site to such material on other sites.

Trademarks

This Site may contain the trademarks of other entities. The Relevant Persons do not authorise Users to use the trademarks of other entities in any way whatsoever and have no power to do so.