Terms of Use

These terms and conditions apply to the use of this website. In using this website, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. If you do not accept these terms and conditions, you must refrain from using the website.

1 Terminology

In these terms and conditions, the expressions “we”, “us” and “our” are a reference to Black Ribbon New Zealand Trust and Black Pages (known together here as Black Pages), and the expressions “you”, “your” and “user” are a reference to you, the user of the website.

2 Amendments to Terms and Conditions

We reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions from time to time. Amendments will be effective immediately upon notification on this website. Your continued use of the website following such notification will represent an agreement by you to be bound by these terms and conditions as amended.

3 Disclaimer

This website contains information regarding providers of community services and services provided by individuals and organisations alike.

Black Pages highlights the fact that the placement of any information (including links to other websites) on this website does not constitute a recommendation or endorsement by us of any individual or organisation, and as such use of the information or services featured on this website is undertaken at the user's own risk, unless specifically stated otherwise.

In addition, to the maximum extent permitted by law Black Pages accepts no responsibility or liability in relation to the website or liability (whether in contract or tort, including but not limited to by way of negligence, or otherwise) for:

  1. any loss, damage or inconvenience however caused (including direct, indirect, consequential, special or loss of profits) which the user or any party for whom this website is used may directly or indirectly suffer in connection with the use or reliance on any information or links contained on this website; or

  2. any interference or damage to the user's or other computer systems which arises in connection with the use of this or any linked website.

To the maximum extent permitted by law, any condition or warranty is hereby excluded. Where any law implies a condition or warranty, and we can't by law exclude or modify our liability, any such condition or warranty will apply; our maximum liability however for a breach of any such condition or warranty is limited to the correction of the information on this website. It is entirely the user's responsibility to:

  1. ensure that access to this website is not illegal or prohibited by applicable laws; and

  2. ensure that the process which the user employs for accessing this website does not expose them to the risk of viruses, malicious computer code or other forms of interference which may cause damage to their or other computer systems.

Furthermore, Black Pages does not:

  1. warrant the accuracy, reliability, adequacy, completeness or fitness for purpose of any information contained on this website (including links contained within it) to users or any other person; or

  2. undertake to keep this website (including links contained within it) updated; or

  3. accept responsibility for the content or privacy practices associated with linked websites.

Each user will defend and indemnify Black Ribbon New Zealand Trust, its officers and employees against all costs, expenses and damages incurred in connection with any claim brought by a third party against us arising from or in connection with a breach by the user of any of these terms and conditions and/or the use by the user of any information or service.

4 Security of Information

Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed as totally secure. Whilst we strive to protect such information, we do not warrant and cannot ensure the security of any information which you transmit to us. Accordingly, any information which you transmit to us is transmitted at your own risk. Nevertheless, once we receive your transmission, we will take reasonable steps to preserve the security of such information.

5 Termination of Access

Access to this website may be terminated at any time by us without notice. Our disclaimer will nevertheless survive any such termination.

6 Governing Law

These terms and conditions are governed by the laws in force in New Zealand.

7 Password Security

Once you have created a username and password (to the extent that the use of this website (or parts of it) require a username and password), you become responsible for their security and for any use of the site conducted through them. You will keep your username and password confidential and will not disclose such details to any third party.

8 Privacy Policy



Last updated: 30 March 2018