Terms & Conditions

Terms and Conditions Acceptance
PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEBSITE. All users of this site agree that access to and use of this site is subject to the following terms and conditions and other applicable law. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, please do not use this site. We may at any time revise these terms and conditions without notice. It is up to you to ensure you regularly review and reprint them for your records as necessary.

Payment Options:
We accept Visa or Mastercard for online payments. For offline payments, we offer EFT, Cheque or Offline Credit Card processing. If placing an order using a Purchase order number, download, complete and fax our order form which has our banking details. Alternatively, contact us by phone or email to order and we will issue an invoice. Trading accounts of up to 30 days are available for approved clients.

Quotations & Proposals:
All proposals and quotations provided by ABC Publications are valid for 30 days only.

Refund and returns policy
Refunds for products are available at up to 100% of the purchase price providing the products are returned in unused condition to 65 Sherwell Rd Dulong Qld 4560, and provided they are returned within 14 days at the expense of the client. ABC Publications may reduce the amount refunded to a client if the product is damaged or in less than ‘as new’ condition upon return. CD’s and DVD’s are not returnable and not refundable, unless otherwise agreed by both parties. ABC Publications does not refund shipping costs.

Your personal shopping account
Please ensure that any information you give us is complete and correct, and update us as soon as possible if any of them change, or if you wish to be removed from our database.

When using this web site, you are responsible for ensuring that all account details and passwords are kept confidential, and you accept responsibility for all activity occurring within your account. If you believe that any of this information has been made known to someone else, or is being misused, please contact us immediately.

We reserve the right to edit or remove content, refuse access to this web site or cancel an order at our discretion. If we cancel an order, we will notify you immediately and you will not incur any costs. An order placed by any customer is deemed to be upon terms and conditions herein contained.

Pricing and availability
The total price of your goods will be stipulated at the time you place your order. All prices are in Australian Dollars. We have the right to make alterations to the prices in the following circumstances: – On extremely rare occasions, the cost of the product may have increased but not updated on the web site, taxes may have not been included in the price, or they may have changed. We will inform you immediately and before dispatch if this is the case to ensure you still wish to purchase, but at the revised cost. – We reserve the right to refuse or cancel an order for goods if it has been listed at the incorrect price due to a typographical error, or the price from our suppliers, or tax was incorrect when our price was published. If you have already been charged we will immediately refund you the total amount you have paid (including any delivery charges). All products and services offered for sale on this web site are subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time. Pictures used are for illustration only and although we endeavour to be as accurate as possible, may differ slightly from the actual product supplied. If goods cannot be supplied for any reason we will contact you and you will not be charged for the items ordered. If payment has already been taken, you will be refunded for the cost (and any postage charges if applicable) immediately.

We endeavour to hold stocks of all our active products, but if we are out of stock of your chosen item we will inform you of an estimated delivery date (subject to availability).

We cannot be held responsible for compensating you for any other losses you may suffer if we do not supply the goods.

Unauthorised Use
You may not place any of our products, modified or unmodified, on a diskette, CD, website or any other medium and offer them for redistribution or resale of any kind without prior written consent from our organisation. ABC Publications has filed its works with various Copyright Offices globally. Any misuse or distribution of our products/content will result in severe penalties. ABC Publications will pursue legal action for any losses resulting from your misuse of our content.

Image Use
All images used in our website are copyrighted by their respective owners and are subject to limited use. You do not have rights to reuse the images in their modified or present forms anywhere else including other products or websites. Furthermore, you do not have rights to resell/license/sub license/lease the images used in our products in their modified or present forms unless we have granted specific permission for you to do so.

You may not sub-license, assign, or transfer any license agreement you may have with ABC Publications to anyone else without prior written consent from ABC Publications.

You may not claim intellectual or exclusive ownership to any of our products, modified or unmodified. All products are property of ABC Publications. You understand ABC Publications is not responsible for the content, quality or merchantability of any information, product or service offered herein and you must assume full responsibility to evaluate independently the accuracy, completeness, quality and usefulness of any information or other content. ABC Publications hereby expressly disclaims any and all warranties, expressed and implied, including but not limited to any warranties of accuracy, reliability, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose by any vendor, customer, or associate offering information, products, any services linked to the ABC Publications website.

Limitation of Liability
The Customer acknowledges that ABC Publications shall not assume or have any liability for any action by ABC Publications or its affiliates and licensees with respect to the use of content. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, including but not limited to, negligence, ABC Publications shall not be liable to The Customer for any indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages (including, without limitation, damages or loss of business, lost profits, business interruption, loss of business information), or any other pecuniary loss, even if ABC Publications has been advised of the possibility of such damages, in connection with ABC Publications or with any other product or service provided by ABC Publications, or resulting from the use of or the inability to use the Website or any transaction entered into through or from ABC Publications, or from unauthorized access to or alteration of your transmissions, data, or account. The Customer specifically agrees that ABC Publications is not responsible or liable to The Customer or anyone else for any threatening, defamatory, obscene, offensive or illegal conduct or speech of any other party or any infringement or violation of another’s rights, including intellectual property rights, rights of publicity, or rights of privacy. ABC Publications liability to you for breach of this agreement is limited solely to $1.

Governing Law
The Customer understands that for all disputes, with regard to any of ABC Publications services or any term listed in this policy, the only jurisdiction that shall be used in determining liability is the court situated in Queensland, Australia. If ABC Publications is obligated to go to court, rather than arbitration, to enforce any of its rights, or to collect any fees, you agree to reimburse ABC Publications for its legal fees, costs and disbursements if ABC Publications is successful. You agree that the Courts of the State of Queensland, Australia are the agreed and appropriate forums for any such suit, and consent to service of process by registered mail or overnight courier with proof of delivery.

If any term or provision of this Agreement is found to be unenforceable for any reason, this Agreement shall remain in full force and effect and shall be fully enforceable on its remaining terms and conditions.

We are not responsible for the content or reliability of linked web sites. Listings should not be taken as an endorsement of any kind. We cannot guarantee that these links will work all the time, and we have no control over their availability.

All material, text and images contained in this web site are the property of ABC Publications. Any use, including but not limited to the reproduction, distribution, display or transmission of the content of this site is strictly prohibited, unless authorised by ABC Publications. You further agree not to change or delete any proprietary notices from materials downloaded from the site.

All trademarks, service marks and trade names of ABC Publications – used in the site are trademarks or registered trademarks of ABC Publications.

Warranty Disclaimer
All products on this site are sold subject only to applicable statutory warranties as to merchantable quality and fitness for the purpose for which they are supplied, but to the extent that any such warranties may be expressly or impliedly excluded, they are hereby so excluded in respect of which ABC Publications does not otherwise warrant or represent that the product is of particular quality or fit for a particular purpose.

Participation Disclaimer
By using this web site you acknowledge that all care is taken by ABC Publications to provide a user friendly interactive web based buying experience, but that use of the web site is entirely at your own risk. ABC Publications accepts no responsibility for loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system which may occur during or because of use of this web site.

Limitation of Liability
It is the buyers responsibility to insure purchased products are fit for the intended use. ABC Publications accepts no liability for loss, damage, injury or death or consequential loss to any person for the use or misuse of any of our products. The Buyer hereby indemnity’s and agrees to keep fully and effectually indemnified ABC Publications, its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensees and suppliers from and against all losses expenses damages and costs including legal fees on an indemnity basis resulting from any product purchased from ABC Publications. It is agreed that in consideration for the supply of the product to the Buyer, ABC Publications liability for any claim, by or on behalf of the Buyer, their Executors, Administrators and Assigns whether in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise for any loss or damage, including consequential loss arising out of or in connection with, or resulting from the manufacture, sale, delivery, resale, replacement or use of the product is hereby excluded to the fullest extent permissible by law whether such loss is caused by or contributed to by negligence or wilful act of ABC Publications.

In no event shall ABC Publications be liable for any loss of profits, or special or consequential damages suffered by the Buyer, including interest charges.

How Secure? 
We use the latest available technology and sound commercial practices to prevent unauthorised access to your information.

ABC Publications uses 128bit encryption technology and Secure Socket Layers (SSL) which is the safest way of ordering on the Internet. This encryption is used by all major online traders world wide. Credit card purchase happens in real time, directly via our payment gateway to the National Australia Bank and are processed in real time  it couldn’t be any safer! Please do not e-mail your card details to us, we cannot be held responsible for security if you supply your details in this way. If payment is to be made by cheque, your goods will not be dispatched until your cheque has cleared which takes approximately 5 working days.
We do not see, handle or store your credit card details in any form or manner.
On December 21, 2001, the Federal Governments National Privacy Principles came into effect to prevent individual’s personal information being misused by organisations. The legislation covers the collection of information from consumers and we are fully compliant with this legislation. If you would like more information about this legislation go to www.privacy.gov.au If you have any questions, please feel free to call or email us.