Terms and Conditions

Website terms and conditions covering the use of registered trademarks, third party sites, disclaimer regarding website information, use of information, applicable law and email addresses.

Trademark notice and NSW Department of Education and Communities' name

This site includes registered trademarks and trademarks that are the subject of pending applications or which are otherwise protected by law including, but not limited to the word NSW Department of Education and Communities and the NSW Department of Education and Communities logo. Unless otherwise indicated, they are owned by NSW Department of Education and Communities (the department) in Australia and may be the subject of rights in other countries.

You may not use the department's trademarks or the name NSW Department of Education and Communities except (1) by saving, or printing out, a copy of the department's website as permitted by the copyright notice; (2) as permitted by a current links agreement; or (3) otherwise with the department's prior written consent.

Third party sites

This website contains links to third party sites. The department is not responsible for the condition or the content of those sites as they are not under the department's control. The link(s) are provided solely for your convenience and do not indicate, expressly or impliedly, any endorsement of the site(s) or the products or services provided there. You access those sites and use their products and services solely at your own risk.


In compiling the information contained on, and accessed through, this website (Information) the department has used its best endeavours to ensure that the Information is correct and current at the time of publication but takes no responsibility for any error, omission or defect therein.

To the extent permitted by law, the department and its employees, agents and consultants exclude all liability for any loss or damage (including indirect, special or consequential loss or damage) arising from the use of, or reliance on, the Information whether or not caused by any negligent act or omission. If any law prohibits the exclusion of such liability, the department limits its liability to the extent permitted by law, to the re-supply of the Information.

Use of information

Any information, ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques provided by, or obtained from, you or your use of the department's website shall be deemed to be non-confidential and the department shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose and distribute the information to others without limitation.

Applicable law

This website (excluding any linked third party sites) is controlled by the department through the department from its offices at cnr Toothill St and The Boulevarde, Lewisham, NSW, 2049. By accessing this site, you accept that any disputes about this website or its contents are to be determined by the courts having jurisdiction in NSW in accordance with the laws in force in NSW (except any principle of conflict of laws inconsistent with this requirement). This website may be accessed throughout Australia and overseas. The department makes no representation that the content of this website complies with the laws (including intellectual property laws) of any country outside Australia. If you access this site from outside Australia, you are responsible for ensuring compliance with all laws in the place where you are located.

Email address

A valid email address is required to process feedback or other electronic communication from you to our site. Email addresses supplied by users may be retained and used only for the purpose for which they were provided.

Elizabeth Markwick, manager copyright, external relations policy