Terms and Conditions


Welcome to Acupuncture Australia website, developed and maintained by Paul Carter, acupuncturist & herbalist. These terms and conditions outline the rules and regulations for the use of our website, located at https://www.acupunctureaustralia.com.au.

By accessing this website, we assume you accept these terms and conditions. Do not continue to use acupunctureaustralia.com.au if you do not agree to take all of the terms and conditions stated on this page.

Intellectual Property Rights

Unless otherwise stated, Acupuncture Australia and/or its licensors own the intellectual property rights for all material on acupunctureaustralia.com.au. All intellectual property rights are reserved. You may access this from Acupuncture Australia for your personal use subjected to restrictions set in these terms and conditions.

You must not:

  • Republish material from Acupuncture Australia
  • Sell, rent, or sub-license material from Acupuncture Australia
  • Reproduce, duplicate, or copy material from Acupuncture Australia
  • Redistribute content from Acupuncture Australia

User Comments

Certain parts of this website offer the opportunity for users to post and exchange opinions and information in certain areas of the website. Acupuncture Australia does not filter, edit, publish, or review Comments prior to their presence on the website. Comments do not reflect the views and opinions of Acupuncture Australia, its agents, or affiliates. Comments reflect the views and opinions of the person who posts their views and opinions.

To the extent permitted by applicable laws, Acupuncture Australia shall not be liable for the Comments or for any liability, damages, or expenses caused and/or suffered as a result of any use of and/or posting of and/or appearance of the Comments on this website.

Acupuncture Australia reserves the right to monitor all Comments and to remove any Comments which can be considered inappropriate, offensive, or causes a breach of these Terms and Conditions.

You warrant and represent that:

  • You are entitled to post the Comments on our website and have all necessary licenses and consents to do so;
  • The Comments do not invade any intellectual property right, including without limitation copyright, patent, or trademark of any third party;
  • The Comments do not contain any defamatory, libelous, offensive, indecent, or otherwise unlawful material which is an invasion of privacy;
  • The Comments will not be used to solicit or promote business or custom or present commercial activities or unlawful activity.

You hereby grant Acupuncture Australia a non-exclusive license to use, reproduce, edit, and authorize others to use, reproduce, and edit any of your Comments in any and all forms, formats, or media.

Access to the Website

Access to our website is provided on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the services we provide on our site without notice. We will not be liable if, for any reason, our site is unavailable at any time or for any period. From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of our site or our entire site to users who have registered with us. You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our site through your internet connection are aware of these terms and that they comply with them.


You must not misuse our website. You are prohibited from:

  • Committing or encouraging a criminal offense.
  • Transmitting or distributing a virus, trojan, worm, logic bomb, or any other material which is malicious, technologically harmful, in breach of confidence, or in any way offensive or obscene.
  • Hacking into any aspect of the service.
  • Corrupting data.
  • Causing annoyance to other users.
  • Infringing upon the rights of any other person’s proprietary rights.
  • Sending any unsolicited advertising or promotional material, commonly referred to as “spam”.
  • Attempting to affect the performance or functionality of any computer facilities of or accessed through this website.

Breaching this provision would constitute a criminal offense and Acupuncture Australia will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and disclose your identity to them.

Linking to Our Website

You may link to our homepage or any other page provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it. You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval, or endorsement on our part where none exists. You must not establish a link from any website that is not owned by you. This website must not be framed on any other site. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

The website from which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out in these Terms and Conditions. If you wish to make any use of material on our site other than that set out above, please address your request to [contact email].


The information contained on this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by Paul Carter and while Paul endeavors to keep the information up to date and correct, Paul makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability, or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

Disclaimer of Liability

To the fullest extent permitted by law, acupunctureaustralia.com.au, its officers, directors, employees, and agents disclaim all liability for any loss or damage arising out of or in connection with your use of this website. This includes, but is not limited to, direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, and consequential damages, loss of data, income or profit, loss of or damage to property, and claims of third parties. Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall exclude or limit our liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or that of our employees, agents, or subcontractors, or for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation, or for any other liability that cannot be excluded or limited by law.


You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless acupunctureaustralia.com.au, its directors, officers, employees, consultants, agents, and affiliates, from any and all third-party claims, liability, damages, and/or costs (including, but not limited to, legal fees) arising from your use of this website or your breach of these Terms and Conditions. This includes, without limitation, any infringement by you, or any other user of your account, of any intellectual property or other rights of any person or entity.


Acupuncture Australia reserves the right to revise these Terms and Conditions at any time. By using this website, you are expected to review these Terms and Conditions on a regular basis to ensure you understand all terms and conditions governing the use of this website. We may, at our discretion, notify you of any significant changes to these Terms and Conditions. Continued use of the website after changes are made means you agree to be bound by the updated Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree to the new terms, you should stop using the website immediately.

Governing Law

These terms and conditions are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Australia and you irrevocably submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts in that State or location.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about these Terms, please contact us at contact page