Portal terms and conditions

  1. Agreement

1.1 By submitting content to this Portal, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.

  1. Access to this Portal

2.1 The accessibility and operation of this Portal relies on internet technologies outside of’s control. does not guarantee continuous accessibility or uninterrupted operation of this Portal.

2.2 will not be liable for any loss, damage, cost or expense resulting from any delay in operation or transmission, communications failure, internet access difficulties and malfunctions in equipment or software.

  1. Portal security

3.1 does not accept liability for the security, authenticity, integrity or confidentiality of any transactions and other communications made through this Portal.

3.2 Internet communications may be susceptible to interference or interception by third parties. Despite its best efforts, makes no warranties that this Portal is free of infection by computer viruses or other unauthorised software. will not be liable for any loss, damage, cost or expense resulting from any breach of a security measure (including viruses or other unauthorised software).

  1. Copyright

4.1 This Portal and its contents are subject to copyright, with all material produced by the Australian Government Department of Education and Training constitutes Commonwealth copyright material, or a third party.

4.2 The Department of Education and Training supports and encourages the dissemination and exchange of information. Except where otherwise indicated, and save for the content on this portal supplied by third parties, the Department’s logo, the Commonwealth Coat of Arms, and any material protected by a trade mark, the Department has applied the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License. You may only make copies of the content contained within this website, including copies for research, study, criticism, review or news reporting, to the extent permitted by the Copyright Act.

  1. Privacy

5.1 Use of this Portal is subject to’s privacy statement as published on  and varied from time to time.


  1. Provision of this Portal

6.1 can:

(a) limit your ability to use this Portal;

(b) terminate your access to this Portal at any time;

(c) work out the times and periods during which Portal transmissions can take place;

(d) vary the terms and conditions of use of this Portal (so the terms and conditions applicable when you next use this Portal may be different from these Terms and Conditions); and

(e) review the activities of users of this Portal to ensure they are meeting the relevant terms and conditions of use.

  1. Indemnity

7.1 You will be responsible for (and you indemnify us against) any loss or damage to any person arising from any one of the following:

(a) Any breach by you of these Terms and Conditions;

(b) Any wilful, negligent or unlawful act or omission by you in relation to, or in the course of using, this Portal.

  1. Limitation of liability

8.1 will not be liable for any loss, damage, cost or expense of any kind resulting from:

(a) the use or inability to use this Portal;

(b) unauthorised access or alterations of your transmissions to or from this portal;

(c) activities resulting from the loss or misuse of your username; password or other access mechanism;

(d) statements or conduct of any third party; or

(e) any other matter relating to this Portal.

  1. Warranties

9.1 Except as specified in these Terms and Conditions, gives no implied or express warranties in relation to the use of this Portal.  All statutory warranties are, to the fullest extent permitted by law, expressly excluded.

  1. Applicable laws

10.1 Use of this Portal and these Terms and Conditions are governed by the laws of the State of the Australian Capital Territory.