Terms and Conditions

Acceptance of Terms and Conditions of Use

By using this site or application you agree to abide by these Terms & Conditions. Deaf Services may, without notice, amend or modify its Terms & Conditions by posting the amended Terms & Conditions to this website or application.
If any of these Terms & Conditions are found to be invalid or unenforceable, that invalidity or unenforceability will not affect the remainder of the Terms & Conditions, which will continue in full force and effect.

Ownership

This website or application is owned and operated by Deaf Services Limited ABN 62 118 664 298 (hereinafter referred to as "Deaf Services", "we", "us" and "our"). Deaf Services is registered as a charity with the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) and endorsed as a deductible gift recipient (DGR) with the Australian Taxation Office. Deaf Services operates The Deaf Lottery Australia.

Intended audience

All information provided on this website or application has been prepared in accordance with Australian law and is intended for use by residents of Australia. Persons residing outside of Australia use this website or application at their own risk and should take into consideration the legislative requirements of their country of residence when accessing this website or application. Should you choose to purchase products from Deaf Services, or make a donation to us, you should confirm that doing so will not constitute a contravention of the laws of your country of residence.

Restrictions on Use

All information provided on this website or application has been provided for personal and non-commercial use. It is general information only and should not be relied upon in lieu of professional and/or medical advice.

Please consult disability support provider for personally relevant information on services

The information on this website or application is obtained and developed from a variety of sources including but not limited to collaborations with third parties and information provided by third parties under licence. Where the services information provided has been developed by Deaf Services, whether in its own right or in conjunction with any third party, that information is based on independent activity at the time of writing. Inclusion of information on this website or application or links to third party sites is not an endorsement of any organisation, product or service.

Whilst care has been taken in preparing the content of the material and any other information provided on this website or application, Deaf Services and its employees, related parties, directors, officers, committee members, servants, agents, volunteers, contractors, subcontractors and collaborators cannot accept any liability, including for any loss or damage, resulting from the reliance on the content, or for its accuracy, currency and completeness.
Any use of Deaf Services or Deaf Lottery materials or information by another person or organisation is at the user's own risk.

Copyright and Trademarking

Deaf Services supports and encourages the dissemination and exchange of information. However, copyright protects material on this website or application. We assert the right to be recognised as the author of this material and the right to have its material remain unaltered.
Except for purposes permitted by the Copyright Act 1968, or in accordance with the copyright statements appearing on the individual web pages, reproduction by whatever means is prohibited without the prior written permission of Deaf Services.

Indemnity, Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability

Whilst due care has been taken in the preparation of the content of this website or application we make no representations regarding the accuracy, currency or reliability of the information provided unless otherwise indicated, and note there may be errors, omissions and typographical errors contained in the material provided.

The website/s or applications and the material it contains are provided on an as-is basis, and to the fullest extent permitted by law we disclaim all warranties. In addition, we do not warrant that this website or application is error-free or that the website, application and/or the servers it is hosted on are free of viruses, Trojans or other malicious software.

Deaf Services and its employees, directors, officers, committee members, servants, agents, volunteers, contractors, subcontractors and collaborators will not be liable for any loss or damage other than that which cannot be excluded by law arising as a result of use of this website or application or reliance on any information provided on this website or application.

You agree to indemnify Deaf Services including its employees, directors, officers, committee members, servants, agents, volunteers, contractors, subcontractors and collaborators from any loss or damage which it may suffer as a result of your use of this website or application.

Jurisdiction

These terms and conditions are governed by and to be interpreted in accordance with the laws in force in the State of Queensland, Australia and in the event of any dispute arising in relation to these terms and conditions or any dispute arising in relation to the Internet Site whether in contract or tort or otherwise the Courts of Queensland and any Courts competent to hear appeals therefrom will have non-exclusive jurisdiction over such dispute.

Cookies

We use "cookies" as a fundamental part of our interaction with your Internet browser. The purpose is to provide you with better and more customised service and with a more effective Deaf Lottery website.

A "cookie" is a small text file placed on your computer by our web page server. A cookie can later be retrieved by our webpage servers. Cookies are frequently used on web sites and you can choose if and how a cookie will be accepted by configuring your preferences and options in your browser.

We allocate a cookie to each Internet browser that visits the Deaf Lottery website. This cookie does not allow us to collect personally identifiable information about you.

We use this cookie:

  • To determine if you have previously visited the site;
  • To identify pages you have accessed and Third Party Sites you have accessed;
  • For marketing purpose; and
  • For administrative and security purposes.

Privacy Policy and Notification Statement

Deaf Services respects your privacy and will keep your personal information securely and not allow it to be misused. Our Privacy Policy is in accordance with the Australian Privacy Principles (APP). For full details on how we handle your information, please see our Privacy Policy which can be found on our website or by emailing privacy@deafservices.org.au

Contact details

Should you have any queries or concerns regarding Deaf Services’ website Terms & Conditions of use please contact The Deaf Lottery Operational Support, by emailing admin@deaflottery.com.au or phoning us on 1800 773 678 (Monday - Friday 9am-7pm AEST).

Terms and Conditions for providing a link to this website from another site

Permission is granted to link to this website subject to the following terms and conditions:

  • No responsibility or liability lies with Deaf Services (or any employee, agent or servant) for any errors or omissions resulting from use of this website.
  • Under no circumstances should your site use the link to The Deaf Lottery website to provide specific product or service endorsement or promotion. Nor should the link be placed to imply product or service endorsement or be associated with commercial interests.
  • Deaf Services reserves the right to withdraw permission to link to this website at any time and the above-named organisation agrees to remove any link to this website on receiving such notice from Deaf Services.
  • No information, in whole or in part, is to be copied from the website or application without Deaf Services’ prior consent in writing.