Online Terms of Use

Screen Australia provides its online services (“Online Services”) on the terms set out below (“Terms”).

By continuing to access the Online Services, you agree to be bound by the Terms and any additional terms that may apply to a specific use of the Online Services (for example, terms applying to any funding application you make online).

Please check this page regularly so that you are aware of any updates to the Terms. If you do not agree with any of the Terms (including as updated or amended), please do not use the Online Services.

COPYRIGHT

Screen Australia materials (“Materials”), including pages, text and online images (or parts thereof) appearing on the sites of the former Film Finance Corporation, Film Australia and Film Australia are protected by the Copyright Laws of Australia and international conventions. All intellectual property rights in the Materials are reserved to Screen Australia.

When you access the Materials you agree that:

You may retrieve Materials for information purposes only.

You may save copies of print Materials for your own personal use or to inform others about Screen Australia free of charge. Commercial exploitation of Materials is prohibited.

Screen Australia’s copyright notice must be included in any copy that you make.

Screen Australia’s permission must be sought to amend any part of the Materials.

You must not use the Materials in a way that implies endorsement by Screen Australia or any person included in the Materials.

PRIVACY POLICY

By using our website you consent to the collection, storage, use and dissemination of your personal information as outlined in our Privacy Policy.

REGISTRATION

You may be required to register an account in order to access and/or contribute to certain Screen Australia Online Services.

Any identifying or contact details required for registration will only be used in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

Screen Australia may refuse registration of users whose suggested login names are considered inappropriate, impersonating another person or attempting to create multiple accounts for or on behalf of a suspended member.

USER FEEDBACK

We appreciate feedback from our users relating to the services offered by the Screen Australia website. Please let us know if you have any suggestions. You can contact us HERE.

SCREEN AUSTRALIA EMAIL ADDRESSES

To assist communication with Screen Australia, contact names and email addresses are published on this website. These are provided only for bona fide enquiries relating directly to the organisation’s business. In accordance with the Spam Act 2003, Screen Australia does NOT give consent to the sending of spam to these email addresses, including unsolicited commercial electronic messages, direct internet marketing communications, the offer of products and services over the internet or the issuing of prospectus or other financial offerings by email.

SECURITY

Users should be aware that there are inherent risks in transmitting information across the Internet and via email. While no transmission to and from websites can ever be totally secure, Screen Australia will take all reasonable steps to ensure that the information you provide us when visiting this site is kept secure. Our security measures aim to protect user information transmitted via our site from loss, misuse or alteration. Access to this information is restricted to our website hosting companies and a small number of Screen Australia employees via secured web-based administration pages. If you have reason to believe that there has been unauthorised use or disclosure of the personal information you have provided, please contact us.

ACCESSIBILITY

Screen Australia endeavours to make information easily accessible for its stakeholders. The Screen Australia website was built to comply with the Priority One checkpoints and the majority of Priority Two checkpoints (ie Conformance Level A) of the WAI (Web Accessibility Initiative) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 1.0. Further development will also aim to comply to at least this level.

This Screen Australia site has been developed to display adequately on all commonly used browsers. For best results you need to be using Mozilla Firefox 3.6 and above; Google Chrome 8 and above; Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 and above; or Safari 4.0 and above. Please note that the Online Application Portal is not yet completely operational on Internet Explorer.

The site is designed to appear at its best on a screen configured for 1024 x 768 display using 24 bit (000,000s) or more colours.

We hope that this site is accessible to you. If you have problems or suggestions on how we can improve accessibility for this site please fill out our feedback form.

DISCLAIMER

The information on this site is intended for general reference. It has been drawn from a variety of sources and is made available on the understanding that the Screen Australia is not thereby engaged in rendering professional advice.

Links to other websites are included for convenience and do not constitute endorsement of material at those sites, or any associated organisation, product or service.

The material on this site may include views or recommendations of third parties that do not necessarily reflect the views of Screen Australia or indicate its commitment to a particular course of action.

The listing of a person or organisation in any part of this website in no way implies any form of endorsement by Screen Australia of the products or services provided by that person or organisation.

There is no warranty that this website will be continuously available, free of infections by viruses or any other manifesting, contaminating or destructive properties.

Screen Australia’s Online Services are provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis. You understand and agree that you use the Online Services at your own risk and that (to the fullest extent permitted by law):

you will be solely responsible for any damage or loss whatsoever that results from your use of the Online Services.

Screen Australia accepts no responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of any material contained in this website and specifically disclaims:

all guarantees, warranties or representations of merchantability, acceptable quality and fitness for any purpose, security, reliability, accuracy, timeliness, and performance of the Online Services and any content contained therein; and/or

any liability, loss or risk, personal or otherwise, which is incurred as a consequence, directly or indirectly of the use and application of any of the Online Services.

GENERAL

These Terms of Use are governed by the laws of the State of New South Wales which shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any disputes. If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision or portion of these Terms of Use to be unenforceable, the remainder will continue in full force and effect.