Terms & Conditions of Use
Acceptance of terms and conditions: The terms and conditions are the terms on which backpackerboard (a trading name of Square Kiwi Ltd) offers you access to the Services and the Website. By using and browsing backpackerboard you accept these terms and conditions. If you do not accept these terms and conditions, you must refrain from using this website and the associated Services.
Website Content: All information contained within this site remains the property of backpackerboard and cannot be copied, republished or distributed without written permission from backpackerboard.
The Services: backpackerboard provides a venue to introduce users who want to buy and sell items or to advertise and find jobs as well as provide travel information for New Zealand. Backpackerboard does not take any part in the sale of items other than by providing our Website as a venue for users. We do not act as agent for either party and do not participate in any sale or transaction between you and other users.
At your own risk: Transactions and all other contact between you and other users are conducted entirely at your own risk. You agree that backpackerboard takes no responsibility or liability for any misconduct of any of its users including, without limitation, users that have registered under false pretences or who attempt to defraud you. backpackerboard gives no undertakings, representations, or warranties in relation to items sold or listed on the Website, about ownership of any item; as to the content, safety, description, worthiness, quality, or legality of the items that are listed on the Website; as to the accuracy or truth of listings; that any item, listed will meet your requirements or expectations; or about the ability of users to complete a transaction.
Disclaimer: You expressly understand and agree that:
Your use of the Services is at your sole risk. The Website and Services are provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis. To the maximum extent permitted by law, backpackerboard disclaims and excludes all implied conditions or warranties, including, but not limited to, any warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement;
backpackerboard does not warrant that any information (including feedback) provided on the Website is error-free or reliable; no advice or information that is obtained by you from backpackerboard or anyone else shall create any warranty by backpackerboard that is not expressly stated in the terms and conditions; and responsibility for the content of advertisements appearing on this Website (including hyperlinks to advertisers' own websites) rests solely with the advertisers. The placement of such advertisements on the Website does not constitute backpackerboard's recommendation or endorsement of the advertised product or service. Each advertiser is solely responsible for any representation made in connection with its advertisement. backpackerboard is in no way involved in the transaction itself, and responsibility for any refund rests with the seller.
Liability: You agree that, to the maximum extent permitted by law, any and all liability and responsibility of backpackerboard to you or any other person under or in connection with these terms and conditions, or in connection with the services, this Website, another user's acts or omissions, or your use of or inability to use, the services or this Website, is excluded regardless of whether such liability arises in contract, tort (including negligence), equity, breach of statutory duty or otherwise. backpackerboard's liability and responsibility is excluded in respect of any and all loss or damage, whether direct or indirect, including, without limitation, loss of profits, loss of data, loss of business or anticipated savings, general and special damages, and consequential and incidental loss.
Indemnity: You agree to release, indemnify and keep indemnified us from and against all actions, claims, costs (including legal costs and expenses), losses, proceedings, damages, liabilities, or demands suffered or incurred by us to any person arising out of or in connection with your failure to comply with these terms and conditions, your failure to complete a transaction, your sale or attempted sale of an item you submit, post, transmit, or make available through the Services.
Breach: Without limiting any other rights and remedies available to backpackerboard, backpackerboard may limit your activities on the Website, remove your listings or other content, warn other members of your actions, issue a warning to you, suspend or terminate your access, or refuse to provide our Services to you if you breach these terms and conditions.
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