Disclaimer last updated 8 March 2019

1. About

1.1 Welcome to the My Future Workforce website. The My Future Workforce website is an initiative of Regional Development Australia – Mid North Coast (ABN 94 866 952 886) (‘RDAMNC’).

1.2 The Site provides a portal for youth to access support and job opportunities and a portal for employers to connect to relevant candidates, post job vacancies and access resources.

1.3 Our mission is to facilitate economic growth and job creation through connecting young people with employers for employment opportunities (our ‘Services’).

1.4 Your access to this Site is conditional upon your acceptance and compliance with the terms, conditions, notices and disclaimers contained in this document (‘General Conditions’). Your use of, and/or access to, this Site and our Services constitutes your agreement to be bound by these General Conditions. RDAMNC reserves the right to amend and update these General Conditions at any time.

1.5 These General Conditions are governed by the law of New South Wales, Australia. Disputes arising from these General Conditions are subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of New South Wales, Australia.

1.6 Any reference to “RDAMNC”, “we”, “our”, or “us” means Regional Development Australia – Mid North Coast (ABN 94 866 952 886). Any reference to “you, or “your” means you as a user of our Site and our Services.

2. Information on this Site

2.1 The information and content on this Site is for your information only (‘Site Material’). It is not intended to provide legal, business, or other professional advice. Do not use Site Material as a substitute for professional advice.

2.2 The Site Material is provided by RDAMNC in good faith. The Site Material is derived from sources believed to be accurate and current as at the date indicated in the respective sections of this Site. While we make every effort to ensure that Site Material is accurate and up to date (unless denoted as archived material), such material does in no way constitute the provision of professional advice.

2.3 Neither RDAMNC nor any of its directors or employees give any representation or warranty as to the reliability, accuracy or completeness of the Site Material, nor do they accept any responsibility arising in any way (including by negligence) for errors in, or omissions from, the information and content on this Site.

2.4 RDAMNC makes no statements, representations or warranties about the accuracy or completeness of, and you should not rely on any Site Material. RDAMNC encourages you to obtain professional advice appropriate to your situation.

3. Risks you assume by entering our Site

3.1 By entering the Site, you release and discharge RDAMNC from all liability (including negligence) for all claims, losses expenses, damages, and costs that you may incur as a result of relying on the information on this Site.

3.2 By entering the Site, you will be assuming all risks associated with the use of this Site, including risks to your computer, software or data by any virus which might be transmitted, downloaded or activated via this or an external website and/or its contents.

3.3 Site Material, summarised views, standards or recommendations of third parties, which may also be included on this Site, do not necessarily reflect the views of RDAMNC or indicate a commitment to a particular course of action.

4. Ownership of Site Material

4.1 The Site Material, including without limitation all information, text, materials, graphics, software, advertisements, names, logos and trademarks (if any) on this Site (‘Intellectual Property’) are protected by copyright, trade mark and other intellectual property laws.

4.2 The Works on the Site (“Copyright Material”) are subject to copyright and owned by the copyright owner. The Copyright Material on the Site is protected by copyright under the laws of Australia and through international treaties.

4.3 Unless otherwise indicated, all rights (including copyright) in the Copyright Material and compilation of the Site or Site (including but not limited to text, graphics, logos, button icons, video images, audio clips, code, scripts, design elements and interactive features) are owned or controlled by us. Any material procured from a third party may be the subject of copyright owned by that third party.

4.4 You must not modify, copy, reproduce, republish, frame, upload to a third party, post, transmit or distribute Copyright Materials in any way except as expressly authorised in writing by RDAMNC.

4.5 You may view this Site using your web browser and save an electronic copy, or print out a copy, of parts of this web Site solely for your own information, research or study, but only if you keep all Copyright Material intact and in the same form as presented on this Site (including without limitation all copyright, trade mark and other proprietary notices and all advertisements).

4.6 You must not use this Site or the information on this Site in any manner or for any purpose which is unlawful or in any manner which violates any right of RDAMNC, or which is prohibited by the General Conditions.

5. Trade Marks and Names

5.1 All intellectual property including any trade marks, service marks, trade names and any other proprietary designations are owned, registered or licensed by us. Any other trade marks, service marks, logos, trade names and any other proprietary designations are the trade marks or property of the respective parties.

5.2 The Site includes third-party trade marks and names. Use of those trade marks and names is with the permission of the owners and does not imply ownership or endorsement by RDAMNC.

6. Websites we link to

6.1 Links to other websites are inserted for convenience and do not constitute endorsement of material on those websites or any associated organisation product or service. We have no direct control over the content of any linked websites, or the changes that may occur to the content on those websites.

6.2 Links to external websites are provided in good faith, but it is the responsibility of the user to make their own decisions about the accuracy, currency, reliability and correctness of information contained in linked external websites. There is no guarantee that any of the websites listed will be available at a particular time.

6.3 Links to external websites and applications used within websites such as but not limited to Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube do not constitute an endorsement or a recommendation of any material on those websites or of any third-party products or services offered by, from or through those websites. Users of links provided by this website are responsible for being aware of which organisation is hosting the website they visit.

6.4 Embedded YouTube players include links to and advertising of other videos at the conclusion of each video's content. This content represents advertising on the part of YouTube and cannot be controlled or removed and it may include irrelevant, inappropriate and potentially offensive video clips. business.gov.au does not endorse this particular company or specific application.

7. Social Media

7.1 We will build our social media networks and communities by establishing linkages within each social media tool. We will, for example, 'follow' (Twitter) 'add to favourites' (Facebook), 'connect with' (LinkedIn), 'like/suggest' (YouTube) and other relevant government departments, organisations and professionals.

7.2 When you use RDAMNC’s social media pages, you are using an external Site and are therefore bound by the terms and conditions of use of that Site. We encourage you to review the legal policies of that Site for further information. RDAMNC does not endorse, and is not accountable for, any views expressed by third parties using that Site.

7.3 The views expressed by any officers, employees, or agents of RDAMNC and its outsourced services, and by any contributors to its social media pages are those of the individual sender. RDAMNC accepts no responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of the views or information posted and disclaims all liability from those views that may be occasioned directly or indirectly through the use of, or reliance, on those views and information.

7.4 RDAMNC disclaims all liability from those views and recommends users seek appropriate independent professional advice prior to relying on or entering into any commitment based on these views. Unless acknowledged as being endorsed by RDAMNC, views expressed are not those of RDAMNC.

7.5 Links from this social media Site to other sites are not endorsed by RDAMNC and RDAMNC is not accountable for the content on linked sites or your access to those sites via the links. RDAMNC accepts no responsibility for the information or content of sites that are accessed by links from the RDAMNC social media Site.

8. Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability

8.1 Your use of our Site is at your own risk and you acknowledge and agree that the information contained on this Site does not constitute professional advice and is provided for general informative purposes only.

8.2 RDAMNC makes no representation or warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of any such information.

8.3 To the extent permitted by law, we disclaim liability, whether based in contract, tort, negligence, strict liability or otherwise, for damages of any kind (including, but not limited to, direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special, punitive or exemplary damages) in any way arising from the functionality, operation or the information provided by the Site including but not limited to damages arising from interruptions of service or delays in operation or transmission even if we are expressly advised of the possibility of such damages.

8.4 RDAMNC does not guarantee the accuracy of any Site Material and accepts no legal liability whatsoever arising from or connected to, the accuracy, reliability, currently or completeness of any Site Material or any linked website. Users should seek appropriate independent professional advice prior to relying on or entering into any commitment based on material published on the Site, which material is purely published for reference purposes alone.

8.5 This disclaimer includes (but is not limited to) loss or damage you might suffer because of any of the following:

(a) reliance on the completeness, accuracy, suitability or currency of the information on the Site (including third-party material and advertisements);

(b) failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, virus or other harmful component, loss of data, communication line failure, unlawful third-party conduct, or theft, destruction, alteration or unauthorised access to records;

(c) accessing any sites or servers maintained by other organisations through links on the Site or any communication from the Site. Links are provided for the convenience of users of the Site only and without responsibility for the content or operation of those sites (unless otherwise stated, linked sites and the services are not endorsed by us and your linking to any such Site is at your own risk); or

(d) the provision of any financial information, the failure to complete (or delay in completing) any transaction, or other loss or damage arising from any e-commerce transacted or attempted to be transacted on the Site (if any).

8.6 We do not warrant that the Site will be uninterrupted or free from error or that any defects on the Site will be corrected or that the Site servers are free of viruses or other harmful conditions or components.

8.7 Although we take all appropriate security measures to protect your information, we cannot guarantee the security of information transmitted over the Internet. We assume no responsibility for any loss of confidentiality or for the security of any information that you transmit to us electronically.

8.8 It is your sole responsibility to determine that the Site, our Services or any part of these meet your needs or are otherwise suitable for the purposes for which they are used.

8.9 This Disclaimer is to be read subject to any legislation that prohibits or restricts the exclusion, restriction or modification of any implied warranties, conditions, guarantees or obligations. If such legislation applies, to the extent possible RDAMNC limits its liability as follows, at our option:

(a) in the case of products including any digital products (a) the replacement of the products or the supply of equivalent products; (b) the repair of the products; (c) the payment of the cost of replacing the products or of acquiring equivalent products; or (d) the payment of having the products repaired; or

(b) in the case of services, the supply of the services again or the payment of the cost of having the services supplied again.

9. Summary

9.1 RDAMNC hereby excludes all liability to the extent permissible by law.

9.2 By accessing information at or through this Site, each user waives and releases RDAMNC the full extent permitted by law from any and all claims relating to the usage of and/or reliance on the material made available through the Site. In no event shall RDAMNC be liable for any injury, loss or damage resulting from use of or reliance upon the Site Material.

10. Contact Us

10.1 Our principal address for enquiries is:

Director of Regional Development

Regional Development Australia Mid North Coast Inc.

PO Box 82

Macksville NSW 2447


Phone: +61 2 5525 1500

E: admin@rdamnc.org.au

10.2 You can contact us by:

(a) by using the ‘Contact Us’ section and following the prompts at: <www.youthpathways.com.au\>

(b) by email using the following email address: admin@rdamnc.org.au

(c) by mail using the address provided above

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