Terms of Use Policy


This policy was written by So They Can's Global Support Office for use across all So They Can operations.

So They Can operates five entities registered in each of Australia, New Zealand, USA, Kenya and Tanzania. 

So They Can Australia is the Global Support Office for all So They Can entities. In all instances CEO means CEO, So They Can Global Support office, Australia. Unless specified otherwise the Board refers to the relevant So They Can Board or Trustees of the entity in which you are employed or located.


01. About this website

This website is owned and operated by So They Can. These website terms of use apply to your use of this website. Please check this link regularly, as these terms of use may be amended or updated by us in our discretion from time to time, which amended or updated terms will be effective on posting on this website


02. Privacy

You acknowledge and consent to your personal information being used, disclosed and otherwise handled in accordance with our Privacy Statement (accessible on http://www.sotheycan.org/privacy-statement/).


03. Cookies

This website may use “cookies” or collect information about people who access the website.  Our Internet server may automatically record details about any computer used to access the website (such as the IP address, domain name and browser type), the date and time of access, and details of the information downloaded. This information is used for internal statistical purposes and to improve this website.


04. Use of site

The information and materials on the So They Can website are intended to summarise our services and general matters of interest. If you use or rely on this material, you do so at your own risk. To the maximum extent permitted by law, we do not accept liability to any person for loss or damage of any kind (including in negligence) arising from or relating in any way to the So They Can website or the information on it.

To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, So They Can makes no warranties or representations regarding the quality, accuracy, completeness, suitability or fitness for purpose of the materials on the website; does not warrant or represent that the So They Can website or information on it will not cause damage or is free from any computer virus or any other defects or errors; and excludes all liability to users of the website for any loss or damage however caused resulting from the use of the website and/or the information on it.

You acknowledge that the Internet is an inherently insecure medium and that communications to and from the So They Can website may be intercepted or altered in transit. We do not warrant that the So They Can website is free from anything which may damage any computer which accesses the website or data on such computer. Internet users should take their own precautions to ensure that the process which they employ for accessing the So They Can website does not expose them to the risk of viruses, malicious computer code or other forms of interference.


05. Ownership of content

Unless otherwise indicated, we reserve all copyright in the content and design of this website. As between us and you, we own all such copyright or use it under licence or applicable law.

Other than for the purposes of and subject to the conditions prescribed under the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth) (or any other applicable legislation throughout the world), or as otherwise provided for in this copyright notice, no part of any information on the website may in any form or by any means (including electronic, mechanical, microcopying, photocopying or recording) be reproduced, adapted, stored in a retrieval system or transmitted without the prior written permission of So They Can.

So They Can reserves all other rights in the information and materials on the website and the So They Can website itself.


06. Third party content

The Website may contain text, images, data and other content provided by a third party and displayed on the Website (Third Party Content).  We take no responsibility for Third Party Content and make no representation or warranty about the quality, suitability, accuracy, reliability, currency or completeness of Third Party Content.  We may not check Third Party Content for viruses or other harmful code.


07. Limitation of liability

To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, So They Can excludes completely all liability to any person for loss or damage of any kind, however arising whether in contract, tort (including negligence), statute, equity, indemnity or otherwise, arising from or relating in any way to the So They Can website. This includes, but is not limited to, the transmission of any computer virus.

All express or implied representations and warranties are, to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, excluded. Where any law (including the Australian Competition and Consumer Act) implies a condition, warranty or guarantee into these terms of use which may not lawfully be excluded, then to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, So They Can’s liability for breach of that non-excludable condition, warranty or guarantee will, at our option, be limited to:

  • in the case of goods, their replacement or the supply or equivalent goods or their repair; and
  • in the case of services, the supply of the services again, or the payment of the cost of having them supplied again.

Under no circumstances will So They Can be liable for any incidental, special or consequential loss or damages, or damages for loss of data, business or business opportunity, goodwill, anticipated savings, profits or revenue arising under or in connection with the So They Can website, these terms of use or their subject matter.

The limitations and exclusions of liability in this clause 7 are also held by So They Can for the benefit of its officers, employees, servants and agents.


08. Entire agreement

These terms of use record the entire agreement between the parties and supersedes all earlier agreements and representations by the parties about its subject matter and may only be altered by agreement between all parties. You acknowledge and agree that So They Can may amend or update these terms of use from time to time on written notice to you or by the online publication of updated terms of use.


09. Jurisdiction

These terms of use shall be governed by and construed according to the law of New South Wales, Australia and the parties submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of that state and the courts that hear appeals from them.