Terms & Conditions

TERMS GOVERNING YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE

The following terms apply to the websites at www.vicdeaf.com.au, www.hearservice.com.au and any website that replaces either of them ("Websites") operated by Victorian Deaf Society (“Vicdeaf”) ACN 004 058 084.  In these terms the words "we", "us" and "our" refer to Vicdeaf.  Our privacy policy, which is accessible at Privacy Policy forms part of these terms.

The information on the Websites is provided to visitors to the Websites (“you” or “your”) subject to the following terms and the terms (collectively, “these terms”).  By using the Websites you accept these terms.  If you do not accept these terms, you must cease using the Websites immediately.

Websites’ content

We have used reasonable efforts to make sure that the information and other content on the Websites (collectively “Content”) is accurate, complete and up to date. 

You agree that, subject to any applicable consumer guarantees set out in Division 1 of Part 3-2 of the Australian Consumer Law:

  • the Content is intended to be used only for background and information purposes and does not constitute professional advice;
  • we do not guarantee that the Content is accurate, definitive, reliable, complete or up-to-date;
  • we do not undertake to keep the Content updated;
  • we do not accept responsibility for any loss suffered by you or any other person as a result of reliance by you or that person on the accuracy, reliability, completeness or currency of any of the Content; and
  • we make no warranty or representation:
    • as to the quality, merchantability or fitness for purpose of any of the Content;
    • that any files accessible on or via the Websites any Linked Site or any server on which the Websites or any Linked Site are hosted are free of viruses, errors, defects;
    • that the Websites and any of the Content will be accessible to you on a continuous or uninterrupted basis;
    • that any viruses, errors or defects discovered to exist on our Site, Linked Sites or the servers on which they are hosted will be removed or corrected; or
    • that personal or confidential information provided to our Site is secure except as set out in our Privacy Policy, which is accessible here.   

Intellectual Property Rights

The Content is protected by copyright.  You may:

  • download to a local hard disk, or print, extracts from the Content for your personal, non-commercial use only;
  • provide down loaded or printed extracts of the Content to others for their personal, non-commercial use; and
  • use the Content to the extent that you are otherwise expressly permitted to do so under the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth) (“Act”).

Any other reproduction, distribution, re-transmission or modification of the Content, whether in electronic or hard copy form, without our express prior written consent is prohibited.

We do not own or have rights in respect of the copyright in any content on any website that is accessible from the Websites by a hypertext link or links (“Linked Site”).  Your use of any Linked Site and any content on any Linked Site is governed by these terms of the Linked Site.

Some of the Content, and products, logos, technology and processes accessible via, or incorporated in, the Websites may be protected by copyright or other intellectual property rights owned by third parties.  You have no right to use any of those intellectual property rights except as expressly authorised by these terms. 

Further limitations on intellectual property are set out in the Schedule to these terms.

Linked Sites

We do not endorse or approve of, nor do we accept any responsibility or liability for, any content on any Linked Site or any product or service accessible through, or offered on, any Linked Site.

Your individual Vicdeaf profile

You may be issued with a password if you set up an account with the Websites.  You agree that you will not share the password or other login information with any other person.  Once you log onto the Websites you can keep your personal and contact information up to date.  You agree that you are and will remain liable for all acts or omissions of any person who accesses your account unless you can demonstrate to our reasonable satisfaction that you did not provide your password or other login details to the person who accessed the Websites and that they did so without your express or implied consent.

You agree to immediately report to us if you suspect that your password or other login information is being, or may be, used without your authority.

Changes to these terms and conditions

We reserve the right to change these terms and conditions from time to time to reflect changes in our business requirements and changes in the law.  Changes will be updated in these terms on the Websites, so you should check periodically to make sure that you are aware of the most recent version.

Version 1.1 - August 2012

Schedule to these terms

The Australian National University (“ANU”) owns the intellectual property, including copyright, of the Easier Listening program (“Program”).  

Except as necessary for using the Program on your browser, or as permitted under the Act or other applicable laws, no part of the Program may be reproduced, adapted, uploaded to a third party, linked to, framed, performed in public, distributed or transmitted in any form by any process without the specific written consent of the ANU.

If you would like to arrange approved use of the Program, please contact Vicdeaf - Easier Listening Program for permission.

Contact details:                      

East Melbourne

Level 2
340 Albert St
(Vicdeaf building)
East Melbourne, VIC 3002

Tel03 9473 1133
Fax03 9473 1155
TTY03 9473 1199

Box Hill

Suite 15, Upper Level
17 Market St
Box Hill, VIC 3128

Tel03 9890 2500
Fax03 9897 3400
TTY03 9473 1199


Oakleigh

Level 3
20 Atherton Rd
Oakleigh, VIC 3166

Tel03 9567 0400
Fax03 9567 0411
TTY03 9473 1199


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Geelong
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Lilydale
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