Terms & Conditions

1. Reliability and Accuracy of Information

Business In Tech provides website hosting services for payment.
Reasonable care should be taken to ensure that the information provided to Business In Tech is reliable, accurate and correct. Reasonable care is then given to accurately transcribing the information into the online format.

Business In Tech reserves the right to unconditionally refuse any requests for web hosting packages at any time. Business In Tech reserves the right to unconditionally refuse to carry out programming work it may not be qualified to undertake.

2. System Reliability

Business In Tech does not warrant that your access to any hosted web sites will be secure or uninterrupted, or remain free from hacking attempts. Business In Tech Ltd will not be liable for any loss to you resulting from you relying on the security, uninterrupted supply of information or access to the Internet sites administered and managed by Business In Tech.

Furthermore, it is the responsibility of the users of the accommodation sites and the property owners to finalize and confirm bookings as promptly as possible. Business In Tech cannot be held liable for any problems that may arise including, but not limited to, failure of the booking.

By the very nature of the internet, web servers may fail due to power loss, terrorism attacks, system hardware and software faults, and so on, there can be no 100% guarantee of connections to the hosted sites.
Typical general uptime in the past 15 years has been in the region of less than one – two days off line in a 365 day sample.
The Internet is a volatile system spanning many millions of global web servers and routers. There can be no guarantee of website availability. We use methods to ping the hosted websites every 5 minutes and receive email if the server is off-line. Up time is typically 99.9%

3.Accounts & Overdue Late Payments – This includes Website Hosting Services

Business In Tech issues 7 day accounts for existing customers, and these are due 7 days from the account invoice date unless they are COD.

We reserve the right to apply late fees to all accounts not paid within 14 days of the due date.

The late fee charge is applied at the rate of $25.00 per each 14 day period the account is late.

Accounts more than 30 days overdue are handed to our collection agency.

If the business has a full hosted site or a shopping cart development with Business In Tech your web services including all email are suspended until the outstanding amount is paid in full, and your existing website is marked with “This site is suspended & offline for account violations”
Re-establishing your hosted website after full payment of past due accounts is received will involve an additional payment of $300.00. If your account constantly is in arrears you will be asked to pay any outstanding amounts, and find a new IT consultant and website hosting solution. It is not possible to transfer domains if outstanding monies are due.

4.Website Hosting Packages & your use of the sites owned and managed by Business In Tech

A condition of your website hosting package & the continued use of these sites is that you agree not to use any site for purposes that are unlawful, deemed unethical or misleading by Business In Tech or prohibited by these terms and conditions or by other applicable Australian laws and regulations.
Your continued use of the site also signifies that you indemnify Business In Tech and its related bodies from any loss or damage or costs in connection with any breach of theses conditions or any other legal obligation by you and your use of, or conduct on these sites.
Business In Tech reserves the right to edit or remove any information on websites at any time.
Business In Tech require written notice to cancel a hosting package 30 days before the hosting package expires.
Note: Business In Tech will not automatically terminate services on domain name or web server hosting on expiration. Customers are required to explicitly cancel any services in writing which are no longer needed on the given domain name(s) 45 days before domain expiry.

5.Copyright

All Images, graphics, html and all other programming code, design layouts, SEO optimization techniques, materials and software on these sites are copyright protected and remain the Intellectual Property of Business In Tech. Material may not be copied without the prior written approval of Business In Tech. Fees apply for the transfer of copyright programming code and Intellectual Property.
All source/working/raw files, documents (such as PNG, PSD, FLA, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), Templates, all code) and custom applications (such as e-commerce stores, content management systems, administrative systems) remain the copyright of the Developer in their entirety, except in specific instances whereby a pre-existing image or file is used (ie third party photograph or Client logo).
The Developer retains the right to use the Client’s logo, web site (content, code and URL) inpart or whole and Developer-produced graphic designs for promotional purposes including, but not limited to, portfolios, advertising and on the Developer’s web site.

6.Transactions & Shopping Carts

Business In Tech Ltd may have provided the initial means of contact between you (the property owner, product or service provider) and the online user of these accommodation sites, but it takes no responsibility for any transaction or contract entered into between you and the web site or shopping cart user. You are responsible for conducting your own investigation regarding any and all claims made by prospective renters or shopping cart item purchasers. Business In Tech is in no way responsible for the conduct of the web site users, shopping cart users, should they place a booking or purchase.
Business In Tech is not responsible for the non-payment of items, accommodation or abandoned shopping cart checkouts by a web site user.
Business In Tech is not responsible for website user shopping cart activities.
The shopping cart owner has the responsibility of managing services or products in the shopping cart systems. Full administrative privileges to manage a shopping cart are provided to the business owner, to enable all shopping cart functions to be managed and inspected.
Training on shopping carts is available when requested.
If Shopify was used to develop a shopping cart the software remains the property of Shopify.
A monthly fee applies for shopify shopping cart use, and the payment gateway use.
Shopping cart pricing starts at $29.00 per month for a basic shopify cart system, plus the cost of design & development time.
We will also build Shopping Carts using the popular Woocommerce system inside a worpress website.

7. Privacy

The personal information collected may also be used to promote and inform you of other services, which may interest you.

9. Domain Registrations

Domains are registered when requested, in the clients or business registered name, a suitable ABN or ABR number is an Australian Government requirement. Transfer of domains is possible when we are in receipt of a request from the original owner/registrant and the current account is not in arrears with any money outstanding.

10. Website Hosting Packages & Email Services

Website Hosting packages are not transferable between owners.
On the Sale/Re-lease/Sub-lease/Transfer/ of an existing business with a hosting package with Business In Tech that said hosting package must be re applied for.

A full application form for Web Hosting with Business In Tech must be filled in. A credit application must be filled in also at the same time. It is the responsibility of the old and new owner to satisfy our requirements. We will suspend accounts that we do no have the correct documentation for.

With the above noted it is very important to get you domain/hosting package transferred into the correct name on the sale of a business!!

Business In Tech reserves the right to vary any, or all of the above terms & conditions at any time when required, without any consultation or notification.