Terms of Use

Welcome to the UTS Students’ Association (“UTSSA”) website. Before you begin using any of our services you must agree to these Terms of Use.

  1. Your use of the UTSSA website is deemed to be your acceptance of these Terms of Use. Please read them carefully.
  2. You agree to use the UTSSA website only for lawful purposes, and in a manner that does not infringe the rights or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of the UTSSA website by any third party. This includes conduct which is unlawful or which may harass or cause distress or inconvenience to any person, the transmission of obscene or offensive content, or disruption to the UTSSA website.
  3. You must not post or transmit via the UTSSA website any unlawful, defamatory, obscene, offensive or scandalous material, or any material that constitutes or encourages conduct that would contravene any law.
  4. The UTSSA strives to keep information stored on the UTSSA website up to date, but does not guarantee the accuracy, reliability or currency of the information. Any errors in the information that are brought to our attention will be corrected as soon as possible. The UTSSA reserves the right to change at any time without notice any information stored on the UTSSA website.
  5. The UTSSA accepts no liability for loss or damage a person suffers because that person has directly or indirectly relied on any information stored on the UTSSA website.
  6. The UTSSA owns the copyright in the information provided on the UTSSA website, unless stated otherwise.
  7. The material on the UTSSA website is subject to copyright under Australian law.
  8. Comments on the UTSSA website are provided by, and are the responsibility of, the person or persons who made such postings. We do not endorse, support, or guarantee the truthfulness, accuracy, or reliability of any comments posted on the UTSSA website or endorse any of the opinions expressed.
  9. We take reasonable care in linking to other websites but we have no direct control over the content presented in those websites or the availability of those websites.
  10. We make no representation that the material on any linked websites does not infringe the intellectual property rights or any other rights of any persons. We do not authorise the reproduction of such material. 
  11. We do not endorse or recommend any links to external websites, or third party content, including products and services offered by, from or through those websites or their content.
  12. We strive to protect comments and information you provide on the UTSSA website. We will use all reasonable endeavours to ensure that your comments and information are not compromised. However we cannot guarantee that no harmful code will enter the UTSSA website. You should be aware of the risks associated with using websites.
  13. We recommend that you use appropriate and up to date firewall and anti-virus software to protect your computer system.
  14. For more information on how we protect your privacy and personal information, please see our Privacy Policy.
  15. In order to participate in, and contribute to the UTSSA, you may be required to register and provide an email address.
  16. We will only use and disclose your personal information to a person, body or any other third party:
    • to provide you with a service that you have requested;
    • as authorised by law, for example if a law enforcement authority or court order lawfully directs us to disclose the information of a user.
  17. These Terms of Use are governed by the laws of the State of New South Wales, Australia, and you agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of New South Wales. 
  18. If any of these Terms of Use are held to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal for any reason, the remaining Terms of Use will continue in full force.
  19. We may revise these Terms of Use from time to time.
  20. Please contact us if you have any questions, problems or feedback regarding our site.