Terms and Conditions
Agreement between user and Industry Capability Network Queensland
The Black Business Finder website is comprised of various web pages operated by Industry Capability Network Queensland.
The Black Business Finder website is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein. Your use of the Black Business Finder website constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions, and notices.
Industry Capability Network Queensland reserves the right to change the terms, conditions, and notices under which the Black Business Finder website is offered, including but not limited to the charges associated with the use of the Black Business Finder website.
Links to third party sites
The Black Business Finder Network website may contain links to other websites (‘Linked Sites’). The Linked Sites are not under the control of Industry Capability Network Queensland and Industry Capability Network Queensland is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site. Industry Capability Network Queensland is not responsible for webcasting or any other form of transmission received from any Linked Site. Industry Capability Network Queensland is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Industry Capability Network Queensland of the site or any association with its operators, or any associated organisation, product or service.
No unlawful or prohibited use
As a condition of your use of the Black Business Finderwebsite, you warrant to Industry Capability Network Queensland that you will not use the Black Business Finder Website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions, and notices. You may not use the Black Business Finder Website in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Black Business Finder Website or interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of the Black Business Finder Website. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through the Black Business Finder Websites.
Use of communication services
The Black Business Finder Website may contain bulletin board services, chat areas, news groups, forums, communities, personal web pages, calendars, and/or other message or communication facilities designed to enable you to communicate with the public at large or with a group (collectively, ‘Communication Services’), you agree to use the Communication Services only to post, send and receive messages and material that are proper and related to the particular Communication Service. By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using a Communication Service, you will not:
- defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others
- publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information
- upload files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy of publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents
- upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another's computer
- advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose, unless such Communication Service specifically allows such messages
- conduct or forward surveys, contests, pyramid schemes or chain letters
- download any file posted by another user of a Communication Service that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner
- falsify or delete any author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded
- restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Communication Services
- violate any code of conduct or other guidelines which may be applicable for any particular Communication Service
- harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses, without their consent
- violate any applicable laws or regulations.
Industry Capability Network has no obligation to monitor the Communication Services. However, Industry Capability Network reserves the right to review materials posted to a Communication Service and to remove any materials in its sole discretion. Industry Capability Network reserves the right to terminate your access to any or all of the Communication Services at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever.
Industry Capability Network reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in Industry Capability Network's sole discretion.
Always use caution when giving out any personally identifying information about yourself or your children in any Communication Service. Industry Capability Network does not control or endorse the content, messages or information found in any Communication Service and, therefore, Industry Capability Network specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the Communication Services and any actions resulting from your participation in any Communication Service. Managers and hosts are not authorised Industry Capability Network spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of Industry Capability Network.
Materials uploaded to a Communication Service may be subject to posted limitations on usage, reproduction and/or dissemination. You are responsible for adhering to such limitations if you download the materials.
Materials provided to Industry Capability Network or posted at any Black Business Finder Website
Industry Capability Network does not claim ownership of the materials you provide to Industry Capability Network (including feedback and suggestions) or post, upload, input or submit to any Black Business Finder Website or its associated services (collectively ‘Submissions’). However, by posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you are granting Industry Capability Network, its affiliated business and necessary sub licensees permission to use your Submission in connection with the operation of their internet businesses including, without limitation, the rights to: copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate and reformat your Submission; and to publish your name in connection with your Submission.
No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of your Submission, as provided herein. Industry Capability Network is under no obligation to post or use any Submission you may provide and may remove any Submission at any time in Industry Capability Network's sole discretion.
By posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you warrant and represent that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to your Submission as described in this section including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input or submit the Submissions.
Material for general use
The material on this website is provided for general information only, and on the understanding that Industry Capability Network is not providing professional advice on a particular matter.
The material may include the views or recommendations of third parties, and does not necessarily reflect the views of Industry Capability Network, or indicate a commitment to a particular course of action.
The information on the public supplier search in ICN Gateway is not suitable nor acceptable for the purposes of enquiring of Industry Capability Network of advice for the purposes of EPBS or TCO or any other process that requires a third party to provide advice based upon advice received from Industry Capability Network or its agents.
This website contains information that is intended for general use. In addition, errors or omissions can occur in the preparation of web pages. Therefore, before relying on the material, users should ensure they independently verify its completeness, accuracy, relevance for their purposes and that it is up-to-date.
The user should obtain appropriate independent professional advice before any action or decision is taken on the basis of any material on this website.
Users of this website are also directed to our Privacy Statement.
Agreement to allow release of certain information
It is a necessary requirement of operating the Black Business Finder Website and to maximise the benefits available to users that some of the information you have provided is made available to third parties who may wish to use your products or service. By using this website you are agreeing to Industry Capability Network making this information available to third parties.
The materials available on or through the Black Business Finder website and portal are provided by the Queensland Government strictly as an information source only.
To the maximum extent permitted by law, the State of Queensland makes no statement, representation, or warranty about the quality, accuracy, context, completeness, availability or suitability for any purpose of, and you should not rely on any material or information available on or through this website and portal.
The Queensland Government disclaims, to the maximum extent permitted by law, all responsibility and all liability (including without limitation, liability in negligence) for all expenses, losses, damages, and costs you or any other person might incur for any reason including as a result of the information available on or through this website and portal being in anyway inaccurate, out of context, incomplete, unavailable, not up to date or unsuitable for any purpose. The Queensland Government may provide external links to businesses as a service to users of its website however in providing an external link the Queensland Government does not accept responsibility for or endorse any businesses on the Black Business Finder website and portal. Links to external websites or businesses are provided in good faith, but it is the sole responsibility of the user to make their own decisions about the accuracy, currency, reliability, correctness and suitability of any business on the Black Business Finder website and portal.
The information, software, products, and services included in or available through the Black Business Finder Website may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically added to the information herein. Industry Capability Network and/or its suppliers may make improvements and/or changes in the Black Business Finder Website at any time. Advice received via the Black Business Finder Website should not be relied upon for personal, medical, legal or financial decisions and you should consult an appropriate professional for specific advice tailored to your situation.
Industry Capability Network Queensland and/or its suppliers make no representations about the suitability, reliability, availability, timeliness, and accuracy of the information, software, products, services and related graphics contained on the Black Business Finder Website for any purpose. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, all such information, software, products, services and related graphics are provided ‘as is’ without warranty or condition of any kind. Industry Capability Network Queensland and/or its suppliers hereby disclaim all warranties and conditions with regard to this information, software, products, services and related graphics, including all implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement.
Industry Capability Network Queensland reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the Black Business Finder Website and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice. General. To the maximum extent permitted by law, this agreement is governed by the laws of the Australian Capital Territory (‘ACT’) and you hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in the ACT in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of the Black Business Finder Website. Use of the Black Business Finder Website is unauthorised in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these terms and conditions, including without limitation this paragraph.
You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and Industry Capability Network Queensland as a result of this agreement or use of the Black Business Finder Website. Industry Capability Network Queensland's performance of this agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this agreement is in derogation of Industry Capability Network Queensland's right to comply with governmental, court and law enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of the Black Business Finder Website or information provided to or gathered by Industry Capability Network Queensland with respect to such use.
If any part of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement shall continue in effect.
Unless otherwise specified herein, this agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the user and Industry Capability Network Queensland with respect to the Black Business Finder Website and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between the user and Industry Capability Network Queensland with respect to the Black Business Finder Website. A printed version of this agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. It is the express wish to the parties that this agreement and all related documents be drawn up in English.
Copyright and trademark notices
All contents of the Black Business Finder Website are: © 2010 ICNL ABN 85 068 571 513 and/or its suppliers. All rights reserved.
The material contained on this website constitutes Industry Capability Network Queensland copyright and is intended for your general use and information. You may download, display, print and reproduce this material in unaltered form only (retaining this notice, and any headers and footers) for your personal, non-commercial use or use within your organisation. You may distribute any copies of downloaded material in unaltered, complete form only (retaining this notice, and any headers and footers). All other rights are reserved.
Requests for further authorisation should be directed to:
Industry Capability Network Queensland
Level 1, 7 Clunies Ross Court Eight Mile Plains, QLD 4113
Phone 07 3364 0670
The names of actual companies and products mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners.
The example companies, organisations, products, people and events depicted herein are fictitious. No association with any real company, organisation, product, person, or event is intended or should be inferred.
Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.