Terms of Use

  1. The website WyeSep Connect (the Website) is operated by Porter Novelli Australia Pty Ltd (Porter Novelli, us, we, our) on behalf of Emergency Management Victoria (EMV).
  2. By downloading, accessing or using the Website you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use.
  3. The materials displayed on the Website, including without limitation all information, text, materials, graphics, software, tools, results derived from the use of software and tools, names, logos and trade marks on the Website (Content) are protected by copyright, trade mark and other intellectual property laws.
  4. The Website provides general information only and by its nature is subject to change without notice. The Website contains largely third party content that has been collated and compiled by us, with permission from these third parties. The Website is not intended to replace or serve as a substitute for any professional or expert advice, consultation or service and must not be relied upon as such. The information contained on the Website should not be relied upon as a statement of government policy.
  5. In reference to the above clause, Porter Novelli, EMV and our related entities or any of their respective directors, officers, employees, contractors or agents (Employees) make no representation or warranty: (a) as to the accuracy, legality, timeliness, suitability or reliability of the information contained in the Content; and (b) that the Website will be uninterrupted, without delay, error-free, omission-free or free of viruses.
  6. You release Porter Novelli, EMV, our related entities and Employees from any liability arising as a result of your reliance on the accuracy or currency of information contained on the Website or the Content.
  7. To the extent permitted by law, you agree that neither Porter Novelli, EMV, our related entities nor Employees will be liable for any loss or damage, however arising (whether in negligence or otherwise), in connection with your access or use of the Website, the Content or any omissions from the Content.
  8. The Website may contain links to third party sites (Linked Sites). Linked Sites are not under our control and we are not responsible for the content of any Linked Site or any hyperlink contained in a Linked Site (Subsequent Site). We may provide these hyperlinks to you as convenience only, and the inclusion of any link does not imply any endorsement of the Linked Site by us or by our Employees. You link to any Linked Site or Subsequent Site entirely at your own risk.
  9. The WyeSep Connect Privacy Policy is incorporated into these Terms of Use. By accepting these Terms of Use you agree to the collection, use and sharing of your information in accordance with the Privacy Policy (insert hyperlink to privacy policy).
  10. Given the nature of the Content, we may terminate access to the Website at any time without notice and you should not rely upon the continued existence of the Website as a substitute for other information sources. The Terms of Use will survive termination where intended.
  11. These Terms of Use constitute the entire terms of the agreement.
  12. The Terms of Use are governed by the laws in force in Victoria, Australia. You agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts in Victoria, Australia.
  13. If any of the Terms of Use are held to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal for any reason, the remaining terms and conditions will nevertheless continue in full force.
  14. If you wish to contact us regarding the Website or the Content, please email us at bushfire.recovery@colacotway.vic.gov.au