Terms & Conditions
Building Products Industry Council (BPIC)
Last updated: January 2019
Welcome to the Building Products Industry Council (this Website). This Website is owned and operated by the Building Products Innovation Council Limited (BPIC), an Australian public company limited by guarantee with Australian Business Number 16 104 539 620.
Compliance with the Protocol
Use of the Website Material
Intellectual Property Rights
If you choose to submit or post User Material, you must own or have the right to submit or post that User Material and it must not:
(i) infringe any intellectual property right (including copyright, database right or trade mark right) of any person or be in breach of any legal duty owed to any person, such as a contractual duty or a duty of confidence;
(ii) deceive or be likely to deceive any person;
(iii) be used to impersonate any person (including BPIC and its representatives) or to misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person;
(iv) be illegal, obscene, defamatory, threatening, pornographic, harassing, hateful, racially or ethnically offensive, encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability, violate any law or be otherwise inappropriate; or
(v) advertise any product or service or solicit any business.
You agree that BPIC may:
(i) edit or delete your User Material;
(ii) link your User Material to other material, including User Material submitted by other Users or material created by BPIC and/or other third parties;
(iii) use your User Material for its business purposes, including to promote, market or advertise this Website and BPIC; and
(iv) directly or indirectly commercially benefit from your User Material.
BPIC does not claim any ownership rights in your User Material, however, by submitting User Material you are deemed to grant BPIC an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, royalty-free, transferable, sub-licensable, worldwide license to download, use, modify, distribute, copy, reproduce in a material form, publish, perform or cause to be heard or seen in public, communicate to the public, make an adaptation of, enter into a commercial rental arrangement in respect of that User Material.
You must not submit, post, upload, email or otherwise send or transmit to this Website, BPIC or any User anything that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, harm, damage, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or equipment linked directly or indirectly to this Website. You must not interfere with this Website or the servers or networks underlying or connected to this Website or violate any of the procedures, policies or regulations of this Website or any networks connected to this Website. You must not impersonate any other person while using this Website, conduct yourself in an offensive manner while using this Website, or use this Website for any illegal, immoral or harmful purpose.
Indemnity by you
BPIC is not responsible for the policies and practices of internet websites operated by persons other than BPIC, even if:
(i) you access them using links on this Website; or
Changes to this Website
BPIC may (with or without notice to you) make changes to this Website, the Website Material and the Services.
Availability of this Website
This Website, the Website Material and the Services are provided on an “as available” basis and BPIC shall not be liable if this Website, the Website Material or the Services are unavailable for any period. BPIC may (with or without notice to you) temporarily suspend access to this Website, the Website Material and/or the Services or indefinitely close down this Website at any time. BPIC does not represent, warrant or undertake that this Website, the Website Material or the Services will be error, defect, “bug” or “virus” free.
Accuracy of this Website
This Website, the Website Materials and the Services are provided on an “as is” basis and BPIC makes no representations, warranties or undertakings with respect to this Website, the Website Material or the Services, including as to the currency, accuracy or completeness of this Website, the Website Material or the Services
Except to the extent that the same may not be excluded or limited as a matter of applicable law, BPIC excludes all implied representations, warranties, terms and conditions of any kind whatsoever (whether implied by common law, statute or otherwise) to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law (including any implied representations, warranties, terms or conditions that this Website, the Website Material or the Services are of satisfactory quality or fit for their purpose).
Limitation of liability
Address: C/- BPIC Executive Officer – PO BOX 440, Civic Square ACT 2608