Terms and Conditions

In these terms and conditions, “we” “us” and “our” refers to Baalai Pty Ltd. The following Terms and Conditions, our Privacy policy, our Posting policy and all policies posted on our site set out the terms on which we offer you access to and use of our site www.baalai.com.au, services, tools and applications. Your access to and use of all information on this website including purchase of our product/s is provided subject to these terms.

We reserve the right to amend this Notice at any time and your use of the website following any amendments will represent your agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions as amended. We therefore recommend that each time you access our website you read these terms and conditions.

1. Members

1.1 In order to access certain services provided on this website, you must register and become a member. You can register and become a member either by providing certain information as set out on our registration page or by logging in through social login channels such as Google and/or Facebook. Please refer to our Privacy policy for information relating to our collection, storage and use of the details you provide on registration.

1.2 You agree to ensure that your registration details are true and accurate at all times and you undertake to update your registration details from time to time when they change.

1.3 We reserve the right to terminate your membership at any time if you breach our terms and conditions.

2. Our Website Services

2.1 Our services are provided to adults over the age of eighteen (18) years. By using our website either as a website visitor or as a registered member, you acknowledge that you are over 18 years of age.

2.2 You agree that the ads posted by you will not violate any laws and/or our Posting policy.

3. Site Access

3.1 When you visit our website, we give you a limited licence to access and use our information for personal use.

3.2 You are permitted to download a copy of the information on this website to your computer for your personal use only provided that you do not delete or change any copyright symbol, trade mark or other proprietary notice. Your use of our content in any other way infringes our intellectual property rights.

3.3 Except as permitted under the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth), you are not permitted to copy, reproduce, republish, distribute or display any of the information on this website without our prior written permission.

3.4 The licence to access and use the information on our website does not include the right to use any data mining robots or other extraction tools. The licence also does not permit you to metatag or mirror our website without our prior written permission. We reserve the right to serve you with notice if we become aware of your metatag or mirroring of our website.

4. Hyperlinks

4.1 This website may from time to time contain hyperlinks to other websites. Such links are provided for convenience only and we take no responsibility for the content and maintenance of or privacy compliance by any linked website. Any hyperlink on our website to another website does not imply our endorsement, support, or sponsorship of the operator of that website nor of the information and/or products which they provide.

4.2 You may link our website without our consent. Any such linking will be entirely your responsibility and at your expense. By linking, you must not alter any of our website's contents including any intellectual property notices and you must not frame or reformat any of our pages, files, images, text or other materials.

5. Content you provide

5.1 You are responsible for all and any Content you contribute to the Service. When you provide Content you retain ownership of the intellectual property in that information however you grant us a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free licence (with the right to sublicense) to use (including copy, reproduce, adapt, modify, publish, broadcast, transmit, display and distribute) the Content in any and all media including forms not yet developed. This licence ends when you cease your membership except for Content which has already been released as part of the Service.

5.2 We reserve the right but will not have an obligation to remove or refuse to distribute any Content. We also reserve the right to adapt or modify your Content for any reason including for distribution purposes.

5.3 By posting Content on this website, you provide us with an undertaking that such Content does not infringe the rights of someone else and that it does not violate the law in any other way such as by being defamatory, being of racist content or is threatening.

5.4 As a member, you agree to indemnify and hold us harmless from any liability, claim, action, demand, loss, costs including legal costs on a full indemnity basis and expenses arising out of or in connection with any Content you provide.

5.5 To the extent permitted by law, you release and discharge us from any liability or claim arising out of any loss or damage that may be suffered or incurred as a result of your use of our Service.

6. Intellectual Property Rights

6.1 The copyright to all content on this website including applets, graphics, images, layouts and text belongs to us or we have a licence to use those materials.

6.2 All trade marks, brands and logos generally identified either with the symbols TM or ® which are used on this website are either owned by us or we have a licence to use them. Your access to our website does not license you to use those marks in any commercial way without our prior written permission.

6.3 Any comment, feedback, idea or suggestion (called “Comments”) which you provide to us through this website becomes our property. If in future we use your Comments in promoting our website or in any other way, we will not be liable for any similarities which may appear from such use. Furthermore, you agree that we are entitled to use your Comments for any commercial or non-commercial purpose without compensation to you or to any other person who has transmitted your Comments.

6.4 If you provide us with Comments, you acknowledge that you are responsible for the content of such material including its legality, originality and copyright.

7. Disclaimers

7.1 You expressly acknowledge that We do not take part in any transaction between users of this site and We cannot be held responsible for any action or non-action of a user of this Website.

7.2 Whilst we take all due care in providing our services, we do not provide any warranty either express or implied including without limitation warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

7.3 To the extent permitted by law, any condition or warranty which would otherwise be implied into these terms and conditions is excluded.

7.4 We also take all due care in ensuring that our website is free of any virus, worm, Trojan horse and/or malware, however we are not responsible for any damage to your computer system which arises in connection with your use of our website or any linked website.

7.5 From time to time we may host third party content on our website such as advertisements and endorsements belonging to other traders. Responsibility for the content of such material rests with the owners of that material and we are not responsible for any errors or omissions in such material.

8. Limitation of Liability

8.1 To the full extent permitted by law, our liability for breach of an implied warranty or condition is limited to the supply of the services again.

8.2 We accept no liability for any loss whatsoever including consequential loss suffered by you arising from services we have supplied.

8.3 We do not accept liability for anything contained in the post of a user or in any form of communication which originates with a user and not with Us.

8.4 We do not participate in any way in the transactions between our users.

9. Fees for features/services

9.1 While most of the features on Baalai Classifieds are free, we also offer certain paid features. If the feature you use incurs a fee, you will be able to review and accept that charge before you checkout. Our fees are quoted in Australian Dollars. Any change in fees will be notified to you by posting the changes on the site. Occasionally, we may need to temporarily change our fees for promotions and/or testing purposes, these changes take effect from the moment the price change is posted to the site. Government taxes related to our services will be collected, if applicable. You consent to provide accurate information necessary for Baalai to comply with our obligations under applicable law. You are solely liable for collecting and remitting any applicable taxes that results from the sale of your items or services listed on Baalai.

10. Refund Policy

10.1 Fees paid for an ad are not refundable. If we fail to provide the services that you have paid for, we will compensate by providing the services again.

10.2 At our discretion, if we strongly believe that an ad violates our Terms and Conditions and/or our Privacy policy, the ad will be removed as soon as possible and any fees paid for the ad will not be refunded.

10.3 If you upgrade your ad from an existing package to a new package, for example from SILVER to PLATINUM, before the current package expires, any amount paid for the old package will not be refunded.

10.4 If you upgrade your ad to a package that has some features that you have currently paid for, then any amount paid for the current features will not be refunded. For example, if you have currently paid for 7 days Top Ad but on the third day, if you decide to upgrade to a package that provides you the Top Ad feature as part of that package, then we will not refund the fees that you had initially paid for the 7 days Top Ad.

10.5 Fees paid for an ad are not refundable if you delete the ad before the services are provided.

10.6 Fees paid for an ad are not refundable if you have paused the ad during the service period. In other words, pausing an ad will not extend the service period by the paused period.

10.7 Any fee that is paid as part of a subscription and/or recurring payment for an ad will not be refunded. If you do not need the subscription any more, you must cancel the subscription at least 48 hours before the subscription is due.

11. Indemnity

11.1 By accessing our website, you agree to indemnify and hold us harmless from all claims, actions, damages, costs and expenses including legal fees arising from or in connection with your use of our website.

12. Unsolicited contact

12.1 We do not tolerate misuse of our Services and our customers. You do not have permission to add other Baalai users to your contact list, contact them by any means for commercial purposes, even if a user bought something from you or sold something to you, unless explicit consent has been given by the user to you. To report such issues please Contact us.

13. Jurisdiction

13.1 These terms and conditions are to be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of New South Wales and any claim made by either party against the other which in any way arises out of these terms and conditions will be heard in New South Wales and you agree to submit to the jurisdiction of those Courts.

13.2 If any provision in these terms and conditions is invalid under any law the provision will be limited, narrowed, construed or altered as necessary to render it valid but only to the extent necessary to achieve such validity. If necessary the invalid provision will be deleted from these terms and conditions and the remaining provisions will remain in full force and effect.

14. Privacy

14.1 We undertake to take all due care with any information which you may provide to us when accessing our website. However we do not warrant and cannot ensure the security of any information which you may provide to us. Information you transmit to us is entirely at your own risk although we undertake to take reasonable steps to preserve such information in a secure manner.

14.2 Our compliance with privacy legislation is set out in our separate Privacy policy.