Terms and Conditions
The Community Hub
Acceptance of terms
Use of the Community Hub
The Community Hub allows donors (and potential donors) to access fund information and search and view grant opportunities that meet the requirements of the Australian Tax Office and applicable taxation legislation (for further details refer to the Sub-fund Manual accessible on the ACF Website), while grant seekers can submit a project or funding request to be listed on the funding request directory.
You are not permitted to:
You are responsible for the use of the Community Hub by anyone who uses it in connection with your account.
Any material you send to us via the Community Hub will be deemed to be non-confidential unless it is indicated otherwise.
Termination or suspension of service
Your personal account and access to the Community Hub may be terminated or suspended at any time and for any reason, without notice, including (without limitation):
Limitations of liability
Subject to Your Consumer Rights, we make no representation that the operation of the Community Hub will be uninterrupted or error-free, and we will not be liable for the consequences of any interruptions or errors. We may change, restrict access to, suspend or discontinue the Community Hub, or any part of it, at any time and without notice to you. The information, content and services on the Community Hub are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. You acknowledge that we accept no responsibility for the completeness or accuracy of any of the information contained on or accessed through the Community Hub. Subject to Your Consumer Rights, and to the extent otherwise permitted by law, the Australian Communities Foundation excludes all liability for loss or damage arising from the use of, or reliance on the information contained in or accessed through, the Community Hub, whether or not caused by any negligence on our part or that of our agents or representatives. When you use the Community Hub and or participate therein, you understand and agree that you participate at your own risk.
You also acknowledge that, except in respect of grants made from the Impact Fund, the Community Hub is not involved in any way in the process of determining a grant seeker’s eligibility to receive a grant (other than in respect of the determination of that grant seeker’s Tax Concession Charity Status). This determination is made by the donors. The Community Hub has not thoroughly vetted, and does not make any other representations regarding, the grant seekers or donation account holders in respect of donor-advised grants. We are not liable in any way for any of the acts or omissions of any grant seeker or donor account holder, including in relation to any illegal or fraudulent misconduct.
Your use of the Community Hub is governed by and enforced in accordance with the laws of Victoria, Australia. Disputes arising from your use of the Community Hub are exclusively subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of Victoria, Australia (including the Federal Court of Australia, Victoria Registry).
The Community Hub may be accessed throughout Australia and overseas. Without limiting the above disclaimer, Australian Communities Foundation makes no representations that the content of the Community Hub complies with the laws, including intellectual property laws, of any country outside Australia. If you access the Community Hub from outside Australia, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for complying with the laws in each place where you access the Community Hub or where anything you publish or upload can be accessed.
Last Updated: March 2017.