Eligibility Requirements

  1. Eligibility Requirements

    To be eligible for inclusion in the Orange City Council Business Register ("Business Register"), your business must meet the following criteria: (1)the business must identify as an Orange region business; and (2)the services or products offered must be currently available. If your business does not meet these requirements, it is not eligible for registration. Please contact Council on or call 02 6393 8000 if you have any questions about the application of these requirements.
  2. Acceptance of Terms of Use

    Membership of the Business Register is free, but it is subject to your acceptance of, and compliance with, the terms of use set out below, as well as the general Website Terms and Conditions which govern the use of this Website.
  3. Your registration obligations

    You must:
    (1)provide true, current and complete information about yourself and your business when registering, as prompted by the Website registration form (such information being the "Membership Information"); and
    (2)maintain and properly update the Membership Information to keep it true, current and complete.
    If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, out-of-date or incomplete, or if Orange City Council has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, out-of-date or incomplete, Orange City Council has the right to suspend or terminate your registration and to refuse any and all current or future use of the Business Register by you.
  4. Security and Password

    You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and account, and accept full responsibility for all activities that occur under your password or account.
    You agree to immediately notify Orange City Council of any unauthorised use of your password or account or any breach of security.
  5. License to use intellectual property

    With respect to the Membership Information provided by you, you grant to Orange City Council a royalty-free, irrevocable, non-exclusive license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, create derivative works from, distribute, and display such Membership Information as reasonably required to fulfil the purpose of the Website and the Business Register, including for the purposes of compiling the Business Register and enabling viewing and search options to members of the general public.
    You warrant that you are entitled to grant the licence referred to in this clause and that Orange City Council's exercise of its rights under that licence will not infringe the intellectual property rights of any other person.
  6. Limitation of Liability

    To the maximum extent permissible by law, Orange City Council will not be liable for any loss or damage (including, without limitation, direct, indirect, consequential or special loss, lost profits or damages) resulting from:
    (1)the use of, or inability to use, the Business Register;
    (2)the incorrect or incomplete posting or transmission of any transmissions or data provided to Orange City Council through the Business Register;
    (3)unauthorised access to or alteration of your transmissions or data;
    (4)statements or conduct of any third party on the Business Register; or
    (5)any other matter relating to the Business Register.
  7. Acceptable Use

    You must not use the Business Register in a manner that:
    (1)breaches, or is likely to breach, any law or relevant code of conduct or infringes any person's rights, including any conduct that would require Orange City Council or any other person to remedy any loss or damage occasioned by such activity;
    (2)interferes with any person's use and enjoyment of the Business Register; or
    (3)defames, harasses, or unlawfully offends or harms any other person or business.
    You must not post, upload, email or otherwise transmit any material capable of being posted or transmitted on or through the Site, including material in print, graphic or pictorial form ("information"), that:
    (1)infringes any intellectual property rights of any third party;
    (2)contravenes or is in violation of any law, or that solicits the performance of any activity prohibited by law;
    (3)contains anything obscene, threatening, indecent or defamatory (including, without limitation, pornographic material); or
    (4)is false, fraudulent, misleading or deceptive or is likely to mislead or deceive any person.
    You must not post or transmit any information that:
    (1)discloses private or personal matters concerning any person (unless the disclosure is information relating solely to you);
    (2)discloses confidential information concerning any corporation (unless the disclosure is information relating solely to your corporation);
    (3)reveals trade secrets belonging to another person, business, service or other entity; or
    (4)contains anything which, in the opinion of Orange City Council, is inappropriate for, or unrelated to, the purposes for which the Business Register was created.

    You must not:
    (1)interfere with or disrupt other network users, services or equipment;
    (2)gain unauthorised access to any computer, information or communications devices or resources;
    (3)create unauthorised hyperlinks from the Website to other websites;
    (4)decompile or attempt to decompile, the software by which this Website and/or the Business Register is operated or provided ("Software");
    (5)copy the Software or use the Software on other servers;
    (6)use or post the Website on another server; or
    (7)try to gain access to Orange City Council servers.
  8. Indemnity

    You hereby indemnify, defend and agree to hold harmless, Orange City Council and its employees, officers and agents from any suits, losses, claims, demands, liabilities, costs and expenses that they may incur, whether directly or indirectly, as a consequence of, or in connection with:
    (1)your use of the Business Register;
    (2)your breach of any of these terms of use; or
    (3)any information supplied or transmitted by you for the purposes of the Business Register (including under the terms of the licence in clause 4).
  9. Withdrawal of Content

    Orange City Council reserves the right to withdraw, without notice, any material transmitted, up-loaded or posted by you or any other person on the Business Register.
  10. Suspension and Termination of Registration

    Orange City Council may at any time, without notice, immediately suspend or terminate registration of your business on the Business Register if you are in breach of any of these terms of use, or if Orange City Council reasonably suspects that you in breach.
  11. Privacy Policy

    Orange City Council will collect and use personal information provided for the purposes of the Business Register in accordance with Orange City Council's Privacy Policy. We recommend you read the Privacy Policy linked to from the bottom of this page.
  12. Definitions

    In these terms of use, references to "you" and "your" are references to the person or entity which operates the business which is the subject of the registration, including natural persons, corporations and bodies politic.
  13. Read and Understood

    You agree and acknowledge that you have read and understood these terms of use and that by clicking on the "I Accept!" button below you will be bound by these terms of use (in addition to the general Website Terms and Conditions governing use of the Website linked to at the bottom of this page).

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