The copyright of the content data (including any underlying HTML files and data base records) of this website is owned by Northern Settlement Services Ltd.

Apart from any fair dealing for the purposes of private study, research, criticism or review, as permitted under the Copyright Act 1968 no part of any information contained on this website may be reproduced or copied in any form, or by any means or process without express written permission of Northern Settlement Services Ltd.

Please note that copyright in materials appearing at internet sites which are linked to this site vests in the authors of those materials, or the author’s licensee (subject to the operation of the Copyright Act 1968). Northern Settlement Services Ltd cannot and does not grant any permission or authority in respect of the copyright in the materials appearing at third-party internet sites, and strongly recommends that you refer to the copyright statements at those sites before making use of the materials.

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To the maximum permitted by law, Northern Settlement Services Ltd excludes all liability to any person arising directly or indirectly from using this site and any information or material available from it.

Northern Settlement Services Ltd endeavours to ensure that the information on this website is accurate, but does not accept liability for any error or omission. All information, whether expressed or implied, as to the accuracy or completeness of the information contained on this website or in respect of any products or materials referred to on this website are excluded to the extent permitted by law.

Links to this website may lead to other websites and some information on this website may be provided by third parties.

Northern Settlement Services Ltd has no control over the content of those websites or the third party information and so accepts no responsibilities for the content, validity, currency or accuracy of such information. The providers of the linked sites often have their own protocols and standards in relation to their sites and the information which appears on them. Northern Settlement Services Ltd urges you to familiarise yourself with these protocols and standards sinceNorthern Settlement Services Ltd cannot warrant and does not represent that the linked sites are complete, current, reliable and/or free from error.

Northern Settlement Services Ltd also cannot accept responsibility or liability for any loss, damage, cost or expense you might incur as a result of the use of or reliance upon the materials which appear on this site or at any linked site.

In the unlikely event that an unauthorised person makes changes to this website, Northern Settlement Services Ltd does not accept responsibility for those changes.

Security Risks and Computer Viruses

The world wide web operates across insecure public networks. You assume all risks associated with use of the web site including:

* risk of your computer , software or data being damaged any virus, disabling codes, worms or other devices and defects which might be transmitted or activated via the website, or access to it or the downloading of files from the web site.

* connections transmitted to and from this site being intercepted and modified by third parties.

Language Translation Functionality

The Language Translation functionality of this website is provided through a third party plug in. Northern Settlement Services Limited takes no responsibility for any error or inaccuracy that may result in the use of this facility.

Privacy Statement

Northern Settlement Services Ltd collects and deals with personal information in accordance with the National Privacy Principles found in the Privacy Act 1988.

Collection of Information

Northern Settlement Services Ltd collects personal information to provide various services and to meet our legal obligations. We will only collect as much information as is necessary. If you do not provide personal information that we request, it may compromise our ability to provide you with the service you may require.

Use and Disclosure of Information

We will use any personal information for the primary purpose for which we collected it, usually to provision of a service to you. We may also use personal information for a secondary purpose, as permitted by the Privacy Act 1988.

Access and Correction

Subject to the exceptions in the Privacy Act 1988, you have a right to access the personal information we hold about you. By law, we must verify your identity before allowing access.

If the information we hold is not correct, we will take reasonable steps to alter the information so that it is complete, accurate and up to date.

Other People’s Information

If you provide us with personal information about someone else, you must ensure that you are entitled to disclose that information to us and that we can collect and use it without taking any further steps under the Privacy Act 1988.

Information Security

We take reasonable steps to protect all information held by us from misuse, loss, unauthorised access, alteration or disclosure. We keep records secure physically and restrict access to electronic records with secure passwords.