Terms of Use

Kaplan Australia website terms of use

In these terms of use, Kaplan means Australia Pty Ltd (ABN 76 117 262 165) and includes their related bodies, which may be referred to as “our”, “us” or “we”; and “you” means any and all users of or visitors to this website.

General

These terms constitute your agreement with us relating to your use of this website. These terms do not govern the provision of any services or products by us to you and do not affect the terms of any other agreement you have entered into with us. The terms of any other agreement you have entered into with us will prevail over these terms to the extent of any inconsistency.

You agree that your use of this website is also subject to all our rules, procedures, guidelines and policies which apply to you separately from these terms (for example, if you are a current student or a service provider engaged by us). In the case of students, this includes our student misconduct policy.

You must only use this website for lawful and proper purposes and in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations that apply in Australia and any other jurisdiction from which you are accessing this website.

By accessing or using this website you signify that you have read these terms and agree to be bound by and comply with them. If you do not agree to be bound by these terms, please immediately discontinue use of this website.

Privacy Policy

We appreciate that your privacy is important to you. We are committed to handling personal information in accordance with the Australian Privacy Principles set out in the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth).

We will only collect, use and disclose your personal information in accordance with our Privacy Policy. The Privacy Policy forms part of these terms.

Please refer to the Privacy Policy for further information, including if you wish to:

a) understand how, in the context of this website and otherwise, your personal information is collected, used, protected and recorded by us;
b) access or correct your personal information;
c) learn about how we use cookies;
d) understand how secure information you submit via this website is;
e) understand how we may use and disclose your personal information for the purposes of direct marketing; or
f) make a complaint regarding the way in which your personal information is being handled.

Visitors to our website

People can generally visit Kaplan websites without revealing who they are or providing any personal information. Kaplan will not collect any personal information about visitors to Kaplan websites, except when such visitors take steps to provide personal information to us (for example, by logging in to the website or when submitting an enquiry with your contact details). Information provided through Kaplan websites will be collected, held, used and disclosed in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

If you provide us with personal information through Kaplan websites, we may log your usage of Kaplan sites to assist us to make Kaplan websites more accessible and valuable to our students and clients.

The Kaplan website uses cookies. A ‘cookie’ is a small text file stored on your computer which assists in managing customised settings of the website and delivering content.

The Kaplan website uses first party and third party cookies together to serve advertisements based on your visits to the website and third party websites. Kaplan uses third party services (including Google Analytics) to undertake demographic analysis of visitors to our website and to display advertisements on third-party websites.

You can use the settings in your browser to control how your browser deals with cookies. You can control the settings and/or opt out of display advertisements using Google’s Ad Settings.

The internet is not always a secure method of transmitting information. Whilst Kaplan takes reasonable steps to ensure that information it receives is maintained securely, it cannot ensure that communications conducted via the internet will be secure.

Security

You may be issued with a login, password or other details to enable you to access a personal account, profile or parts of this website which are not available to the public. These access details may be designed to protect your personal information or other confidential information.

You acknowledge and agree that you must not disclose your login name, password or any other access details to any person and that you must otherwise keep them safe and secure. We exclude all liability for any loss arising out of access to a personal account, profile or another part of this website by a third party (whether authorised or not) as a result of any failure by you to keep your access details safe and secure.

Links to other sites

This website may contain links to the websites of other organisations. We do not necessarily endorse or support the views, opinions, standards or information contained within these linked websites.

You will not hold us liable for any loss, damage, cost or expense you might incur as a result of the use of, or reliance upon, the materials which appear at any linked site. Your access to and use of linked websites is solely at your own risk.

We respect the intellectual property rights of others. You should be aware that material found on linked sites may contain intellectual property protected by law, including that it is likely to be protected by copyright and may also contain trade marks. It is your responsibility to use the material on each linked site in accordance with the site’s specific terms and conditions of use and any other laws or requirements which may apply.

Changes to this website

We may make changes to the content of this website (including the information, services, products and other materials displayed) at any time without notice to you. We may also modify these terms at any time without notice, and such modification shall be effective immediately upon posting of the modified terms of use on this website. Accordingly, your continued use of this website is deemed to be your acceptance of these terms as modified from time to time.

Pricing

Unless otherwise provided, any pricing on this website is:

a) reflected in Australian Dollars (AUD); and
b) inclusive of taxes, including GST, where applicable.

Breach

We retain the right to suspend or terminate your access to any account or profile accessible through this website if we determine, in our absolute discretion, that you have breached any of these terms.

Governing law

These terms are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws in force in the State of New South Wales.

You irrevocably submit to the exclusive jurisdictions of the Courts of the State of New South Wales and of the Commonwealth of Australia including any courts having appellate jurisdiction.