Please read this agreement in its entirety before you agree to sign up to the I Choose SA Business Directory or download any material from this website, including the I Choose SA asset pack.
Please be reminded that the I Choose SA branding is a visual identifier designed to clearly distinguish South Australian businesses, products and services and help promote them to consumers and businesses. It is designed to inform South Australian consumers of the products that support jobs in South Australia. Accordingly, it is neither designed nor intended to be used as a Certification Trademark. It is not to be deployed as a “credence claim”. As the Registrant, you are responsible for ensuring your own compliance with the Competition and Consumer Act (2010) – Schedule 2 – The Australian Consumer Law. Brand South Australia will not be held responsible for any breach of the Competition and Consumer Act by a Registrant. Registrants are advised to seek independent legal advice in order to ensure compliance.
Eligibility for use
To be eligible to be displayed on the I Choose SA Business Directory, or to use the I Choose SA Brand, you must be a) a South Australian owned and operated business; b) a retailer that stocks South Australian products; or c) an SA Supporter (that is, a business with a footprint in South Australia – investing in our people and future). A determination of whether you meet the above criterion will be at the discretion of Brand South Australia.
Terms and Conditions of use
In downloading any material from this website, including but not limited to the I Choose SA Brand, whether or not you have checked the “I agree” box, you agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions. If you do not accept these terms and conditions, you must refrain from using the I Choose SA Brand or other material on this website. Agreement to these terms and conditions will result in the granting of a non-exclusive, fee-free, non-transferable right to use the I Choose SA Brand in the marketing and advertising of your business or product for the positive promotion of your business or product and South Australia generally. Your use of the I Choose SA Brand must be consistent with these terms and conditions. Brand South Australia reserves the right to amend these terms and conditions from time to time. Amendments will be effective immediately upon notification on this website. Your continued use of the website and the I Choose SA Brand following such notification will represent an agreement by you to be bound by the terms and conditions as amended. Brand South Australia also reserves the right to take action against any use that does not conform to these terms and conditions. These terms and conditions are governed by the laws in force in South Australia. In providing the I Choose SA Brand for use, Brand South Australia does not provide any guarantee or other promise that use of the I Choose SA Brand will be beneficial to your business.
Intellectual property and use
Intellectual property in this website (including the I Choose SA Brand logos, text, graphics, logos, icons, sound recordings, video clips and software) is owned by Brand South Australia unless otherwise noted in the description of the material. Except as expressly authorised by these terms and conditions, and subject to the conditions prescribed under the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth) and similar legislation that applies in your location, you may not in any form or by any means: adapt, reproduce, store (including download), distribute, print, display, perform, publish or create derivative works from any part of this website; or commercialise any information, products or services obtained from any part of this website, without the written permission of Brand South Australia. You must adhere to any copyright restrictions or other notices that appear on images or files you wish to download or print.
Conditions of use of I Choose SA Brand
All material supplied through this site is owned by Brand South Australia or its respective partners and cannot be on-sold to third parties. Brand South Australia provides the I Choose SA Brand for use on the basis of a one-off, non-exclusive right. All usage requirements must be adhered to, including those in the I Choose SA Style Guidelines. Any misuse of the I Choose SA Brand will result in a breach of Brand South Australia’s intellectual property rights. Material supplied must only be used for the Permitted Purpose. You must not use the I Choose SA Brand to display South Australia in a negative way or in any way that could reflect adversely on Brand South Australia, the State of South Australia itself or the I Choose SA Brand. Where Brand South Australia in its opinion considers that your use of the I Choose SA Brand is derogatory or harmful to Brand South Australia or otherwise reflects adversely upon Brand South Australia, the State of South Australia itself or the I Choose SA Brand, Brand South Australia may: require that you immediately cease that use of the I Choose SA Brand or other material; and/or terminate your right to use the I Choose SA Brand. Except as expressly authorised by Brand South Australia, the appearance of the I Choose SA Brand for the Permitted Purpose must not be used in any manner whatsoever to imply that Brand South Australia has any administrative, financial or marketing obligations in relation to the item or organisation to which the I Choose SA Brand has been applied. Your use of the I Choose SA Brand must be in conformity with: all applicable laws, regulations, guidelines and decisions of judicial or regulatory bodies; any other proprietary rights of third parties; and this website and agreement and the I Choose SA Style Guidelines available on this website. You and your business must comply with all relevant industry standards and practices and all applicable laws and regulations. You must comply with any reasonable directions of Brand South Australia in relation to use of the I Choose SA Brand.
Commencement, duration and termination of right
Your right to use the I Choose SA Brand will commence on you receiving a verbal or electronic approval for it’s use and will continue until the agreement is terminated. You may not continue to use the I Choose SA Brand once the agreement is terminated. Brand South Australia may terminate your right to use the I Choose SA Brand immediately by written notice to you if: you have committed a breach of these terms and conditions; Brand South Australia considers in its sole discretion that your use of the I Choose SA Brand is derogatory or harmful to Brand South Australia or otherwise impacts negatively upon Brand South Australia, the State of South Australia itself or the I Choose SA Brand; Brand South Australia determines that your use of the I Choose SA Brand infringes or potentially infringes third party rights; or you change your operations such that in the opinion of Brand South Australia, you no longer qualify to be registered on the I Choose SA Business Directory.