Terms & Conditions

Jain Community of Western Australia (JCWA) : Terms and conditions for use of www.jainsperth.org.au

Users of the site will agree to not use available personal information of other users for the purpose of direct marketing or commercial solicitation.

This section refers to content that users write post or otherwise enter into the site

JCWA website may in future have several areas where you may be invited to contribute comment including (but not limited to) Forums, Community Noticeboards, Events. We welcome contributions along with frank and open discussion; However, to prevent offensive, abusive or defamatory comments, we ask that you abide by the following terms and conditions for this site.

Any comments found by the site administrators to be offensive, abusive or defamatory will be removed without notice. If you find that a comment left by a user is offensive, abusive or defamatory, please contact us with a link to the comment and the site administrators will consider whether the material needs to be removed or edited.

Our rights

  1. We retain the right and discretion (but not the obligation) to edit, delete, reject or remove any comment which you post or seek to post in the comments areas.
  2. We retain the right and discretion to terminate your access to the comments areas if we believe you are abusing the services in any way, or have breached these terms and conditions.

Your obligations

You will not post any comments or material in the comments which is (or could be reasonably expected to be

a) obscene, offensive, pornographic, vulgar, profane, indecent or illegal

b) defamatory of any person

c) racially or religiously vilifying, inciting violence or hatred, is likely to offend, insult or humiliate others based on race, religion, ethnicity, gender, age, sexual orientation or any physical or mental disability

d) which you know or suspect (or ought reasonably to have known or suspected) to be false, misleading or deceptive.


You will not use the comment sections, forms, other & not limited to input areas for the purpose of:

a) advertising, promoting or soliciting any goods or services, or otherwise engaging in trade or commerce

b) providing any financial advice, or advice of any kind in relation to any financial product.

c) procuring information for the purpose of direct marketing to other users of the site, Forum or Noticeboard, etc.


  1. The views which are expressed in the comments areas are not the views of JCWA unless otherwise stated, and we accept no liability in respect of any material posted in the comments areas, nor are we responsible for its content and accuracy.
  2. Any reliance you place on material posted in the comments areas is done so at your own risk.


  1. You agree to fully indemnify and hold harmless JCWA and www. www.jainsperth.org.au against any liabilities, claims, costs, loss (including consequential loss) or damage suffered or caused by reason of your reliance on any material posted in the comments areas.
  2. You agree to fully indemnify and hold harmless JCWA and www. www.jainsperth.org.au against any liabilities, claims, costs, loss (including consequential loss) or damage incurred as a result of any material you post in the comments areas, or as a result of any breach by you of these terms and conditions.
  3. Notwithstanding any indemnity provided by you under these terms and conditions, JCWA and www. www.jainsperth.org.au retain the right to assume the conduct of any defence to a claim brought against them, and of any proceeding or appeal issued by them, and you agree to provide all reasonable cooperation (including by making available relevant documents) that JCWA and www. www.jainsperth.org.au may require from you in relation to any such claim, proceeding or appeal.

Governing law

These terms and conditions shall be construed and applied in accordance with the laws of the Commonwealth of Australia, and you consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Australia and its various jurisdictions and Courts to determine any matter or dispute which arises under these terms and conditions in accordance with the laws of the Commonwealth of Australia.



This site is authored by Jain Community of Western Australia (JCWA).

The material on this website is made available as a guide only, and not for the purpose of providing professional advice. Before relying on the material, users should independently verify its accuracy, currency, completeness and relevance for their purposes, and should obtain any other appropriate professional advice.

The material may include views or recommendations of third parties, which do not necessarily reflect the views of JCWA, or indicate its commitment to a particular course of action. Links to other websites are inserted for convenience and do not constitute endorsement of material at those sites, or any associated organisation, product or service. The listing of a person or organisation in any part of this website in no way implies any form of endorsement by JCWA of the information or services provided by that person or company.


Links to Other Sites

This site is linked to other sites which www.jainsperth.org.au or JCWA offers nor implies any endorsement. JCWA has no control of the content on those sites. Please be aware that the other websites you may link to are not subject to JCWA's privacy policy or procedures. JCWA recommends you read the terms of use and privacy policy of each of the linked sites you visit.

JCWA is not responsible for and makes no representations about the accuracy of information contained on any website where a link is provided, nor the condition, content, beliefs, or services offered on those sites. The link does not indicate, expressly or by implication that JCWA endorses, approves or recommends the site or the information, products or services offered there. You access the site and use any information or services at your own risk.


Privacy Policy (still need to update to incorporate sections for use of private information by other members)

JCWA deems an individual's right to keep their personal information private very important. JCWA Website is committed to protecting and maintaining the privacy, accuracy and security of your personal information.

Collection of information

We will only collect information that is relevant to our relationship with you. The information we collect will include contact details, and other personal details that are directly relevant to our relationship. We will collect this information directly from you; or if we use other sources, we will tell you what they are.

How we use your information

We will not share, sell or trade or otherwise disclose or reveal your personal information to any organisations or persons.

We will limit the use of your personal information to:

Contacting you, either by mail, email, telephonically, or other electronic means for the purposes of disseminating information relating to JCWA, including but not limited to any newsletters, and other such information; or

Carrying out our work which may include gathering membership information for management purposes, planning, research and analysis; or to

Fulfil our legal requirements (for example, disclosure to law enforcement agencies or the courts;)

Who will use your information

We will not share, sell or trade your personal information to any organisations or person.

Your information is secure. We will use up-to-date techniques and processes which meet certain minimum standards to ensure that your personal information is kept secure and confidential.

Only those persons who perform services on our behalf, and are authorised to handle your information, will have access to your personal information.

We will not retain any of your information for any longer than it is required by us.

We will, with your help, keep your personal information accurate, complete, and up-to-date.

You have access to your information

You can access the personal information we hold about you and perform self-correction.

JCWA is bound by the National Privacy Principles for the handling of personal information. To find out more about the National Privacy Principles, contact the Federal Privacy Commissioner, located in the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner.


JCWA current Privacy policy

We know that your privacy is important to you, so that means your privacy is important to us as well.

You can read the full details of our privacy policy below. As a quick summary:

We only ask for personal information that we need.

We will tell you what information we have recorded about you.

If you want any personal information changed or deleted, just ask.

Who we are

This is the Web site of The Jain Community of WA Inc.

What we know about you

When you visit our Web site, our Web server automatically records some general information about your visit, but does not recognise or record any individual information about you. The information we record and use for statistical purposes is:

Your server address

The date and time

The pages accessed and documents downloaded

The previous site visited

The type of browser used

We can only identify you personally if you give us this information voluntarily.

Your e-mail address

We do not know your e-mail address unless you give it to us. We will only record your e-mail address if you send us a message. We will use it only for the purpose for which you have provided it. We will not disclose it without your consent.

If you have given us your e-mail address, but do not want to receive e-mail from us in the future, please let us know by sending us an e-mail via our contact form.

How we use this information

We use this information to improve the content of our Web site and analyse what pages people visit, and (if you subscribe to our e-mail newsletters) to keep in touch with you about updates to our Web site. If you use our services, we also use your information to customise the content of our Web site for you.


If you supply us with your e-mail address or postal address when requesting a service, we might send you information on new products and services or upcoming events. If you do not wish to receive such mailings, please let us know by sending us an e-mail.

If you supply your telephone number when ordering a product or service, we will only use it with respect to that order.

Who has access to your information?

We use this information internally and share it with other people or organisations who need to know it as part of working with us in our normal business activities.

We do not share your personal information with others except under these conditions, and we do not disclose or sell your personal information for use in mailing lists or databases.

Future Variations

From time to time, we may use your information for new, unanticipated uses not previously disclosed in our privacy notice. If our information practices change at some time in the future we will post the policy changes to our Web site to notify you of these changes and provide you with the ability to opt out of these new uses. If you are concerned about how your information is used, you should check back at our Web site periodically.


Upon request, we'll tell you what information we have recorded about you. If any of this information is incorrect, or you want us to remove all information about you, please send us an e-mail using our contact form.

If you feel that this site is not following its stated information policy, please contact us.

More Information

If you would like to know more about on-line privacy, visit The Australian Privacy Commissioner's Web site.