Terms of Use of Eckko.com.au

 

The Eckko.com.au website is an internet platform where users can publish and respond to classified ads. Users are solely held responsible for the content they submit on Eckko.com.au, as well as any consequences that arise from doing so.

Failure to comply with any of the stipulated terms in this agreement may result in the suspension or termination of your account, and in some instances legal actions if required.

Eckko.com.au is not involved in any transaction, contract and/or arrangement that might occur between and among users and third parties. The conclusion of such transactions, contracts and/or arrangements remain the business of the users and the third party.

The usage of Eckko.com.au services is essentially available for everyone. A user registers on Eckko.com.au by filling out the provided online registration form, and by doing so swears that the information provided is accurate and true. The registration process is complete when the account becomes active. The user is obligated to inform Eckko.com.au of any changes to their account information.

An entry on Eckko.com.au, referring to posting a classified ad, can only be published online via the following methods:

 

Eckko.com.au confirms the entry through an email, or Eckko.com.au implements the entry and publishes it online.

Eckko.com.au reserves the right to refuse a user’s classified ad entry under certain circumstances. This applies when the content of a classified ad goes against this agreement, violates laws and local authority regulations, contravenes good intentions, morals and customs or when Eckko.com.au is used for unsuitable purposes ( refer to Posting Policy)

Eckko.com.au reserves the right to delete the accounts of non-registered users as well as registered users whose account(s) has/have been inactive for the past 6 months.

The user is legally and solely responsible for the content of the advertisement(s) placed on the Eckko.com.au website. The user is obliged to provide complete, true and certified correct information about their person, contact details, business details (if applicable) and must provide sufficient descriptions in regard to the advertisement being placed. The user agrees to place their advertisement under the correct category within the website. Eckko.com.au reserves the right to move advertisements to a more appropriate category. The user is obliged to comply with Eckko.com.au’s Terms of Use and is expected to adhere to these terms when interacting with other Eckko.com.au users.

The placement of duplicate/similar ads on the website is prohibited. Business owners offering items and services are obliged to inform consumers about consumer rights and the rights of withdrawal/cancellation, should this apply.

Prohibitions for the Eckko.com.au user include:

 

The user is not allowed to post content on the Eckko.com.au website that breaches this agreement, applicable rights and/or third party rights Violating the law
Conducting business in a dishonest and/or deceptive manner
Violating the rights of the third party
Spamming and posting chain letters
Using virus(es) and other technical items that may cause damage to Eckko.com.au or the interest of Eckko.com.au users Causing excessive burden on the Eckko.com.au infrastructure and the smooth running operations of the Eckko.com.au website Copying, duplicating, modifying or distributing the content of other advertisements
Collecting information from other users such as email addresses or phone numbers from the site itself, or from other users without the approval of the user
Content that is abusive, slanderous, defamatory, that promotes or incites violence, terrorism, illegal acts, or hatred on the grounds of race, ethnicity, cultural identity, religious belief, disability, gender identity or is otherwise objectionable in Eckko.com.au’s reasonable discretion.

 

Eckko.com.au has the right to delete or freeze advertisements, accounts or memberships that are deemed to contain prohibited content. Eckko.com.au also has the right to warn the user and freeze their account for a certain period of time or permanently and to resign from the agreement/contract.

Eckko.com.au users are obliged to release Eckko Classifieds Pty Ltd from any claims or lawsuits brought forward by other Eckko.com.au users or third parties who have been in any way affected by an advertisement’s content. Eckko.com.au users must take full responsibility for any costs/claims arising from lawsuits directed at Eckko.com.au, including all legal and juridical costs.

The Eckko.com.au user may at any time modify or delete their own advertisement.

The user agrees not to hold Eckko.com.au responsible for things other users post or do. As most of the content on Eckko.com.au comes from other users, Eckko.com.au does not guarantee the accuracy of postings, user communications or the quality, safety, or legality of what’s offered. Continuous or secure access to Eckko.com.au services cannot be guaranteed. To the extent legally permitted Eckko.com.au expressly disclaims all warranties, representations and conditions, express or implied, including those of quality, merchantability, merchantable quality, durability, fitness for a particular purpose and those arising by statute. Eckko.com.au is not liable for any loss, whether of money (including profit), goodwill, or reputation, or any special, indirect, or consequential damages arising from the usage of the Eckko.com.au website, even if Eckko.com.au has been advised or could have reasonably foreseen the possibility of any such damage occurring.

The disclosure of login details and passwords to third parties, is prohibited.

By accessing Eckko.com.au, you agree to the provisions outlined in this legally binding Terms of Use agreement. This policy is effective as of 1st June 2018