Legal Information & Disclaimer

Legal Information & Disclaimer

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The information on this website is for information purposes only. By continuing to use our web site you accept the terms and conditions of use as they apply from time to time.

References on this website to Council are a reference to Cairns Regional Council.

These terms and conditions are governed by the laws in force in Queensland, Australia and you submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Queensland, Australia and any courts which may hear appeals from those courts in respect of any proceedings in connection with these terms and conditions or this website.

Please note that while every effort has been made to ensure that the information contained on this website is correct and up to date, Council does not guarantee the accuracy, reliability, completeness or suitability of any such information and makes no warranty or representation about the content of this website.

Council is not responsible to you for any loss, damage, cost or expense incurred by you as a result of any error, omission or misrepresentation in relation to this web site. You should not place reliance on the information contained in this web site where such reliance may result in loss, damage or injury. Council excludes, to the maximum extent permitted by law, any liability (including, without limitation, liability in negligence) which may arise as a result of your use of this web site, its content or the information in it.

Council is not responsible to you for any other websites you may link to from this website. Links to other websites are provided for convenience only and are beyond the control of Council. Those sites may not be current or maintained. Council does not warrant or endorse the information contained on those other websites. Council will not be responsible for any loss, damage, cost or expense incurred by you in accessing or attempting to access those other websites.

Council is not liable to you or anyone else if interference with or damage to your computer systems occurs in connection with your use of this web site or its content. This includes, but is not limited to, the transmission of any computer virus or Trojan horse.

Should you send us any information over the internet, Council will take reasonable steps to ensure it is kept secure. However, Council accepts no responsibility for any unauthorised access to that information during its transmission to us.

Any personal information you give us will be dealt with in accordance with Council's Privacy Statement.

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Intellectual property

Material on this website is owned by, or licensed to, Council. Material owned by Council is subject to copyright and our authorisation is required prior to reproduction, storage or transmission of the material.

Should you require further information not contained on this website, a specific enquiry should be made to Council to obtain verified information from an authorised officer of Council.

If you feel that something on this website is incorrect, please send an email council@cairns.qld.gov.au.

External links disclaimer

Throughout our site you will find links to external websites. These links are directly related to the work we do, and/or belong to partner organisations and/or government agencies. Links to external websites are provided for convenience purposes only and Cairns Regional Council accepts no responsibility for the information or opinions contained within external websites.

Although we make every effort to ensure these links are accurate, up to date and relevant, Cairns Regional Council is not responsible for the reliability or content of the websites, nor does it necessarily endorse the views expressed within the websites or any association with their operators. We are not responsible for updating the websites. We cannot guarantee that the links will work all the time, and we do not have any control over the availability of the linked pages.

If you come across any external links that don't work, we would be grateful if you could report them to our Webmaster.

You may link to this site, but permission is restricted to making a text link without any alteration of our website's contents. Links made to Cairns Regional Council’s website should not infer any endorsement or partnership by Council of that site and its services or products, where such an agreement is not applicable.

You may not use the Cairns Regional Council logo or any other material from our site as a banner or icon without our permission. Permission is not granted to reproduce, frame or reformat the files, pages, images, information and materials from this site on any other site without the permission of Cairns Regional Council.

We do not link to external websites for national and international charities, commercial entities, services or products (with occasional exceptions at our discretion for partner organisations eg, corporate sponsors of Council-run community events), nor for political organisations. We do not link to external sites in return for services, money or any other consideration in kind.  We will not respond to emails from commercial websites requesting a link exchange.