Terms and Conditions

These terms and conditions of use apply to use of this website. By using this website, you agree to accept and be bound by these terms and conditions of use.

Use of this website

You must:

  • ensure that your access to and use of this website is not illegal or prohibited by any laws that apply to you.
  • not use this website in any manner that comprises or results in any illegal activities or the contravention of any relevant laws.
  • not use this website in any manner that comprises or results in the infringement of a third party's rights or entitlement relating to privacy or intellectual property under any laws, standards or codes relating to privacy or intellectual property.
  • not tamper with, hinder the operation of, or make unauthorised modifications to, this website.

Intellectual Property Rights (including Copyright)

All intellectual property rights (including, but not limited to, copyright) in the material which appears on this website (including, but not limited to, graphics, logos, icons, sound recordings, information content and software) (Material) is owned by or licensed to City of Parramatta Council.

You are welcome to use and/or reproduce the information content of the Material (but not the graphics, logos, icons, sound recordings and/or software) which appear on this website for your personal, in-house or non-commercial use:

  • without the prior written approval of City of Parramatta Council.
  • unless otherwise required, for no fee.

If you wish to use and/or reproduce, alter, store or transmit all or any Material for a purpose other than personal, in-house or non-commercial use, you must obtain the prior written approval of City of Parramatta Council before you do so. City of Parramatta Council reserves the right, in its absolute discretion, to refuse giving such approval or to impose conditions (including, but not limited to, a fee) before providing any such written approval.

Community and Event Information

When you submit any content (including written text, graphics, art work, photographs, videos, designs, logos, business names or trademarks) (Community Information) to City of Parramatta Council for inclusion on this website, you:

  • grant City of Parramatta Council a non-exclusive, world-wide, irrevocable, perpetual, royalty-free licence to use, reproduce and communicate to the public the Community Information on this website.
  • consent to City of Parramatta Council using, reproducing, communicating to the public, exhibiting or distributing the Community Information (in full or in part) on any platform with a similar purpose to the website.
  • warrant that you have the right to grant City of Parramatta Council the licence in this paragraph.
  • warrant that the use, reproduction or communication to the public of the Community Information will not infringe the intellectual property or other rights of any person.
  • consent to City of Parramatta Council amending, editing, modifying or reformatting the Community Information in any way to suit City of Parramatta Council’s requirements.
  • must only submit Community Information which is owned or belongs to you or for which you have authorisation to submit from the owner of that content and, in any event that you are authorised to submit by the operator of the event (if you are not yourself the operator).


To the extent permissible by law, you consent or you must procure consent from any other author involved in the creation of the Community Information, to:

  • all acts and omissions by City of Parramatta Council which would otherwise infringe the author's moral or similar rights and to not assert any such moral or other rights in the Community Information.
  • the alteration of the Community Information in any manner authorised by City of Parramatta Council.
  • the failure to attribute the author.
  • the use of the Community Information in advertising in any medium.

Changes to submitted Community Information

If City of Parramatta Council makes substantial revisions to submitted Community Information prior to publication of it, City of Parramatta Council may provide you with a copy of the revised version (Revised Material) for your review.

You may request that City of Parramatta Council amends the Revised Material and, if so, City of Parramatta Council may endeavour to comply with any reasonable request it receives from you.

Notwithstanding the above, you acknowledge that City of Parramatta Council does not warrant that the Revised Material will be amended in accordance with requests that it receives from you.

Publication of the Community Information

You acknowledge that City of Parramatta Council is under no obligation to list the Community Information on the website and may, in its sole discretion, remove the Community Information from the website at any time.

Opting out of publication

If you wish to have the Community Information that you submitted (not including user feedback) removed from the website, please contact City of Parramatta Council. City of Parramatta Council may comply with that request if it sees fit.

User Generated Content

In addition to the Community Information, this website may contain content that is posted by you and by other website users. That user generated content may include text, information, commentary, feedback, images, photographs, videos and other content (User Generated Content).

If you submit User Generated Content to this website you:

  • grant City of Parramatta Council a perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, royalty free and non-exclusive licence to use, reproduce, publish, communicate, host and distribute on any platform the User Generated Content.
  • consent to City of Parramatta Council adapting, modifying, editing or altering the User Generated Content in any way.
  • acknowledge that it may be seen and used by others under the licence described in these terms.
  • consent to City of Parramatta Council using, reproducing, communicating, exhibiting or distributing the User Generated Content (in full or in part) on any platform with a similar purpose and function to this website.
  • must only submit User Generated Content which is owned or belongs to you or for which you have authorisation to submit from the owner of that content.


You must not disclose the personal information of another person without their express permission and you must not contribute content that may violate the privacy, property or other rights of other people or organisations.

You must not contribute (and we may remove in our sole discretion) any User Generated Content that is in our opinion fraudulent, abusive, illegal, obscene, indecent, defamatory, incites racial or ethnic hatred or violates the rights of others or is in any other way objectionable.

You acknowledge and agree that City of Parramatta Council may, as it sees fit:

  • publish the user feedback, including comments of either a positive or negative nature; or
  • remove the user feedback including comments of a negative or disparaging nature.


You confirm and warrant to City of Parramatta Council that you have all rights, power and authority necessary to grant the above licence.

Linked Websites

This website may contain links to other websites (Linked Websites). These links are provided for your convenience only and may not remain current or be maintained.

The links between this website and the Linked Websites should not be construed as an endorsement, approval or recommendation by City of Parramatta Council of:

  • the Linked Websites.
  • any information, content, graphics, materials, products or services referred to or contained on the Linked Websites.
  • the owners or operators of the Linked Websites.

You acknowledge that City of Parramatta Council is not responsible for the manner in which the compliance with laws relating to privacy are dealt with by the Linked Websites.

City of Parramatta Council cannot and does not grant any permission or licence to use and/or reproduce any material appearing on the Linked Websites or intellectual property rights in such material.

City of Parramatta Council strongly recommends that you refer to the terms of use appearing on the Linked Websites before using them and/or before making use of any materials that may appear on the Linked Websites.

Disclaimer

This website and any services and material provided on or through the website are provided by City of Parramatta Council in the state they exist as at the time you access or use this website. City of Parramatta Council makes no commitment about the frequency with which, if at all, this website or the Material on this website will be revised, updated or removed.

Except to the extent permitted by law, City of Parramatta Council:

  • is not liable for any loss or damage, however caused (including through negligence) which you may directly or indirectly suffer in connection with your use of this website or any Linked Website.
  • is not liable for loss or damage arising out of your use of or reliance upon the information contained on this website or any Linked Website.
  • does not warrant the reliability, accuracy, completeness, timeliness, quality or suitability for a particular purpose the content of this website, any Material on this website or any Linked Website.
  • does not warrant that access to or use of this website and the services or material provided on or through the website will be uninterrupted or error free or that the website or any material on or accessible through the website is free from errors or information technology dangers (including, but not limited to, viruses, worms, trojan horses, time bomb, cancelbot or any other harmful components).

Amendment of these Terms and Conditions of Use

At any time and without notice City of Parramatta Council may update, amend or remove all or any part of this website (including, but not limited to, the Material on this website, the content of this website and / or these terms and conditions of use).

Information Security

The World Wide Web exists across open public networks that are neither secure nor private. You acknowledge and accept the risk that any communication to or from this website may be intercepted, used or modified by third parties.

Access Termination or Denial

At any time and without notice City of Parramatta Council reserves the right to suspend, limit, deny or terminate access to, or use of, all or part of this website and services available through this website, if there is an emergency or you engage in conduct that City of Parramatta Council (in its absolute discretion) considers:

  • a contravention of these terms and conditions of use.
  • violates any rights or entitlements of City of Parramatta Council or any third party.
  • to be inappropriate.
  • to be an illegal activity.