Terms & Conditions

When you use our website you are agreeing to the terms and conditions contained in this Statement.

Throughout this Statement, you will see the terms "Ok Tedi Development Foundation", "we", "us" and "our" - these terms refer to Ok Tedi Development Foundation Limited. You will also see the terms "you", "your" and "yours" - these terms refer to visitors and users of our Website.

These terms and conditions have been developed for your protection, as well as ours. Ok Tedi Development Foundation owns the materials and technology, or has the right to use the materials and technology, included on the Ok Tedi Development Foundation site. No one outside Ok Tedi Development Foundation may use any of the material or technology for any purpose, including personal financial gain or other inappropriate activity. If you choose not to accept the terms and conditions of this Statement, you are free to leave our website.

We may change this Statement from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are content with any changes.

This Statement is effective from September 2012.

Site Access

When you visit our website, we give you a limited licence to access and use our information for personal use.

You are permitted to download a copy of the information on this website to your computer for your personal use only provided that you do not delete or change any copyright symbol, trade mark or other proprietary notice.  Your use of our content in any other way infringes our intellectual property rights.

Except as permitted under the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth), you are not permitted to copy, reproduce, republish, distribute or display any of the information on this website without our prior written permission.

The licence to access and use the information on our website does not include the right to use any data mining robots or other extraction tools.  The licence also does not permit you to metatag or mirror our website without our prior written permission.  We reserve the right to serve you with notice if we become aware of your metatagging or mirroring of our website.

Hyperlinks

This website may from time to time contain hyperlinks to other websites.  Such links are provided for convenience only and we take no responsibility for the content and maintenance of or privacy compliance by any linked website.  Any hyperlink on our website to another website does not imply our endorsement, support, or sponsorship of the operator of that website nor of the information and/or products which they provide.

You may link our website without our consent.  Any such linking will be entirely your responsibility and at your expense.  By linking, you must not alter any of our website's contents including any intellectual property notices and you must not frame or reformat any of our pages, files, images, text or other materials.

Intellectual Property Rights

The copyright to all content on this website including applets, graphics, images, layouts and text belongs to us or we have a licence to use those materials.

All trade marks, brands and logos generally identified either with the symbols TM or ® which are used on this website are either owned by us or we have a licence to use them. Your access to our website does not license you to use those marks in any commercial way without our prior written permission.

Any comment, feedback, idea or suggestion (called “Comments”) which you provide to us through this website becomes our property.  If in future we use your Comments in promoting our website or in any other way, we will not be liable for any similarities which may appear from such use.  Furthermore, you agree that we are entitled to use your Comments for any commercial or non-commercial purpose without compensation to you or to any other person who has transmitted your Comments.

If you provide us with Comments, you acknowledge that you are responsible for the content of such material including its legality, originality and copyright.

Disclaimers

The information we provide on this website is of a general nature only.  We are not providing professional advice and you should obtain professional or specialist advice that is appropriate to your circumstances and we give no warranty and accept no liability should you use the information without obtaining independent advice.

We give no warranty that the information is free from error or omission and you should use your own care and skill when accessing and using it. 

To the extent permitted by law, any condition or warranty which would otherwise be implied into these terms and conditions is excluded. 

We take all due care in ensuring that our website is free of any virus, worm, Trojan horse and/or malware, however we are not responsible for any damage to your computer system which arises in connection with your use of our website or any linked website.

From time to time we may host third party content on our website such as advertisements and endorsements belonging to other traders.  Responsibility for the content of such material rests with the owner of that material and we are not responsible for any errors or omissions in such material.

Limitation of Liability

To the full extent permitted by law, our liability for breach of an implied warranty or condition will not be greater than the amount you paid to access our website.

Indemnity

By accessing our website, you agree to indemnify and hold us harmless from all claims, actions, damages, costs and expenses including legal fees arising from or in connection with your use of our website. 

Jurisdiction

Conformance with Law

You agree that your use of the Website shall not violate any applicable local, national or international law, including but not limited to any regulations having the force of law. Some jurisdictions may have restrictions on the use of the Internet by their residents.

Choice of Law

The laws of the Independent State of Papua New Guinea shall govern as to the interpretation, validity and effect of this agreement notwithstanding any conflict of laws provision or your domicile, residence or physical location. You hereby consent and submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Papua New Guinea in any action or proceeding instituted under or related to these Terms of Use.

Privacy

We undertake to take all due care with any information including Comments which you may provide to us when accessing our website. However we do not warrant and cannot ensure the security of any information which you may provide to us.  Information you transmit to us is entirely at your own risk although we undertake to take reasonable steps to preserve such information in a secure manner.

Our compliance with privacy legislation is set out in our separate Privacy Policy which may be accessed from our home page.