Terms & Conditions
By accessing, using or otherwise using the www.top.edu.au website (“Site”), you agree
reserves the right, at TOP's sole discretion, to amend these terms and conditions
use by you of, this Site will constitute an acceptance of these modifications.
This Site is operated by TOP and other companies in the TOP Group all information
contained on this Site is owned by TOP.
1. Use of this Site
Personal use only
Apart from any fair dealing for the purpose of private study, research, criticism or review,
as permitted under the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth), you may only use the information on
this Site for your own personal reference and reproduce such information for your
If you download any software from the Site, the software (including any files and/or
images incorporated in or generated by the software) and data accompanying the
software (collectively, the "Software"), TOP grants a licence to you to use the Software.
You must not sell, distribute, decompile, reverse engineer or otherwise deal with the
Software in a like manner.
(II) Prohibited use
Other than as set out above and unless we provide our prior written consent, you must
not distribute or transmit information on this Site to any other person or incorporate such
information, in any way, into another document or other material.
2. Consent to electronic delivery of documents
Where TOP or any other company in the TOP Group is required, by law or otherwise, to
provide you with a document, you consent to the provision of that document
electronically through the links on this Site. We suggest that you print a copy of the
document, or file it electronically, for future reference.
3. Communication facilities, including social media channels
This section 3 governs your use and access to:
(I) bulletin boards, chat rooms, forums, hubs, blogs and other communication facilities
available on or through the Site; or
(II) our social media channels and platforms (including facebook, instagram and twitter),
(together, the “Communication Facilities”).
What we expect from you when using the Communication Facilities
When accessing and using the Communication Facilities, you must not:
(III) post, communicate or transmit any unlawful, criminal threatening, abusive, defamatory,
libellous, contemptuous, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane, indecent or
inappropriate material including any material that would materially and adversely affect
the reputation of TOP. TOP may decide at its sole discretion whether any material is
• post, communicate or transmit material which violates or infringes the rights of any other
person or party or infringes any law; interfere with the computer systems which support
the Communication Facilities, overload a service, engage in a denial-of-service attack,
attempt to disable a host or inhibit or restrict any other user from using the
• post, communicate or transmit any file which contains viruses, worms, “trojan horses” or
any other harmful, contaminating or destructive features;
• access or attempt to access information resources you are not authorised to use;
• impersonate or falsely represent your association with any person or organisation or
otherwise provide false or misleading information;
• attempt to modify, adapt, translate, sell, reverse engineer, decompile or disassemble any
portion of the Site, including the use of automated tools;
• post, communicate or transmit or use any material of any kind for commercial purposes,
or which contains any promotional material or advertising;
• delete, circumvent or alter any author attribution, legal notices, rights management
information or technological protection measures; or
• post, download, communicate or transmit any file or material posted by another user if
you know, or reasonably ought to know, that the file or material cannot legally be
downloaded or communicated in that manner.
Our right to moderate the Communication Facilities
We welcome all your views, both positive and negative, but it will sometimes be
necessary to moderate (review, approve or remove) content without your prior
agreement on TOP's Communication Facilities. The decision to moderate content will be
at TOP's absolute discretion but may be based on the factors including, but not limited to
acting contrary to “What we expect from you when using the Communication Facilities”
(set out above).
We may also block users from the Communication Facilities at our sole discretion,
unless we are not otherwise allowed to (for example, if a social media channel does not
allow us to do so).
One of the services that the Site provides is access to other sites on the internet via
hyperlinks located on the Site ("Linked Sites"). While TOP has used reasonable
endeavours to review the Linked Sites, TOP is not responsible for the accuracy, legality,
and decency of material or copyright compliance of Linked Sites.
Links to the Linked Sites are provided for convenience only and do not represent any
endorsement by TOP or any TOP Group Company of the products of services offered by
the website owner.
All information contained on this Site is given in good faith and has been derived from
sources believed to be accurate and reliable at the time it was sourced. TOP will use
reasonable efforts to update the Site regularly. However, TOP makes no representation
as to the accuracy, currency or completeness of any information on the Site (including
information incorporated by reference). It is general information only and should not be
considered as a comprehensive statement on any matter and should not be relied upon
The materials in this Site are provided "as is" and without warranties of any kind either
express or implied to the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law. TOP
disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied
warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.
Neither TOP nor any TOP Group Company, nor any of their directors, employees and
associates guarantees the security of this Site;
• gives any warranty of reliability or accuracy of this Site;
• accepts any responsibility arising in any other way including by reason of negligence for,
errors in, or omissions from, the information on this Site; or
• accepts any liability for any loss or damage, however caused, as a result of any person
relying on any information on the website or being unable to access this Site.
This disclaimer is subject to any applicable contrary provisions of the Competition and
Consumer Act and the Australian Securities and Investments Commission Act.
You are responsible for assessing the accuracy of the content of this Site and rely on
any information at your own risk.
You agree to indemnify TOP and keep TOP indemnified against all actions, claims,
costs, demands, damages or liability arising in any manner from a breach by you of
7. Governing law and jurisdiction
parties submit to the jurisdiction of the courts of New South Wales, Australia