Terms of Use

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(Possibly almost as important as our goal to be a comprehensive source of planning, development and transport news and resources).

If you continue to browse and use this website, including any services, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following Terms of Use, which together with our Privacy Policy and any other additional terms, conditions, notices and disclaimers contained on this website, govern Urbanalyst's relationship with you in relation to this website and the services we offer. In these Terms, "us", "we" or "our" means Urbanalyst.

Our Terms of Use was last updated on 2 January 2015.

1. Information and content

1.1 The content of this website is for your general information and use only and is subject to change without notice. It should not be relied upon or used as the sole basis for making decisions without consulting primary, more accurate, more complete or more timely sources of information. 

1.2 This website may contain certain historical information. Historical information, necessarily, is not current and is provided for your reference only.

1.3 We reserve the right to modify the contents of this site at any time, but we have no obligation to update any information on our site. You agree that it is your responsibility to monitor changes to our site.

1.4 This website may contain material from third parties, including (but not limited to) news articles, media releases, opinion articles, public notices and announcements. The inclusion of any third party material does not imply an endorsement or recommendation from Urbanalyst. 

1.5 Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, reliability, suitability, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and material found or offered on this website for any particular purpose.

1.6 You acknowledge that the information and material on this website may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.

2. Intellectual property

2.1 This website contains material and content that is protected by copyright, trade mark and/or other laws.

2.2 Except where permitted by the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth), the material on this website may not be distributed, reproduced, republished, sold or resold, stored in a retrieval system, altered or transmitted in any form or by any means in whole or part without our prior written approval or the written approval of our licensor.

3. Third party links, information, notices, services and offers

3.1 This website contains links to other websites and third parties that are not affiliated with us.

3.2 We are not responsible for examining or evaluating the content or accuracy and we do not warrant and will not have any liability or responsibility for any third-party material or websites, or for any other material, products, or services of third-parties. Before dealing with any third-party, please review their policies and practices.

4. Loss and/or damage

4.1 Your use of any information and/or material on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable.

4.2 It is your responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available on or through this website meet your specific requirements and/or can be relied upon.

4.3 In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website.

5. Availability and technical issues

5.1 Every effort is made to ensure our website, email systems and services provided to us by third parties are available and running smoothly. However, we take no responsibility for, and unless otherwise stated, will not be liable for, the website or any other service that we rely upon being made temporarily unavailable due to technical issues.

5.2 From time to time we may remove this website or our services for indefinite periods of time or cancel any of our services at any time, without notice to you, unless otherwise stated.

6. Your conduct and use of this website and our services

6.1 You must not: 

(a) use our website to breach any applicable laws or regulations;

(b) use our website:

to transmit 'junk mail', unsolicited emails, 'spam' or anything similar;

to impersonate any person or entity;

to solicit money, passwords or personal information from any person;

to harm, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten, defame, insult or otherwise offend others; or

for any unlawful purpose.

(c) use our website to upload, post, transmit or otherwise make available  any material that:

is not your original work, or which in any way violates or infringes (or could reasonably be expected to violate or infringe) the intellectual property or other rights of another person;

is, or could reasonably be expected to be, defamatory, obscene, offensive, threatening, abusive, pornographic, vulgar, profane, indecent or otherwise unlawful;

contains, promotes, or provides information about unlawful activities or conduct;

includes an image or personal information of another person or persons unless you have their consent;

poses or creates a privacy or security risk to any entity or person;

you know or suspect (or ought reasonably to have known or suspected) to be false, misleading or deceptive; or

contains viruses, or other computer codes, files or programs designed to interrupt, limit or destroy the functionality of computer software or hardware.

(d) frame or mirror any part of this website without our prior written authorisation; or

(e) except to the extent permitted by law, modify, adapt, sublicense, translate, sell, reverse engineer, decipher, decompile or otherwise disassemble all or any portion of this website.

6.2 In addition to the above, any conduct or use of our website or services that generally seeks to cause damage, harm or loss is not allowed and may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.

7. Submitting material and content for use on this website

7.1 Unless otherwise agreed, by uploading, supplying, transmitting or submitting content (including text, photographs, graphics, audio and video) to Urbanalyst, you:

(a) grant us a non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual, licence to use, modify and reproduce such content;

(b) grant each user of our site a non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual, licence to share your content through digital media such as social media sites and services and email your content or links to your content to other persons, subject to these Terms of Use;

(c) agree that you have all of the necessary rights and permission, including copyright;

(d) agree that we reserve the right to not publish content for any reason; and

(e) agree that we may remove or delete any published content for any reason, including if it breaches any laws, is subject to a complaint, is incorrect or misleading, contains inappropriate material and/or breaches our Terms of Use or any other policy or condition of this website.

8. Personal information

8.1 Your submission of personal information to us is governed by our Privacy Policy. You can view our Privacy Policy here.

9. Modifications to our service/s 

9.1 We reserve the right at any time to modify or discontinue this website or any of our services (or any part or content thereof) without notice at any time.

9.2 We shall not be liable to you or to any third-party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of this website and/or any services.

10. Changes to our Terms of Use 

10.1 You can review the most current version of the Terms of Use at any time at this page.

10.2 We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to update, change or replace any part of these Terms of Use by updating this page.

10.3 It is your responsibility to check our website periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to our website or our services following any changes to these Terms of Use constitutes acceptance of those changes.

11. Contact Information

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