Website Terms and Conditions

Please read these Terms and Conditions of Use ‘Terms’ carefully before using or obtaining any materials, information, products or services through this website ‘Website’.

This Website is owned and provided by YHA New Zealand Inc. ‘YHA’ and is for your personal information. Your use of this Website is subject to the Terms as contained in this document.

Your use of the Website by accessing any content, data, materials, information, products or services through this Website (including without limitation this Website itself) or by booking any products or services via this Website constitutes your unconditional acceptance of these Terms and your agreement to be bound by them. If you do not accept all of these Terms or our Privacy Policy, then we require you to immediately exit this Website without further using the Website in any way.

We reserve the right to change these Terms at any time without notice. Please check from time to time to ensure you are aware of any updates or changes.

Pricing

All prices quoted throughout this Website include taxes unless otherwise expressly stated.

Intellectual property

All names, logos, service marks and trade marks appearing in this Website, are either the protected intellectual property of YHA or are, used with permission. This includes the entire content of the Website, copyrighted and protected as a collective work.

The use or misuse of these trade marks or any other content on this Website, except as provided in these Terms or in the Website content is strictly prohibited. You may not copy, sell, transfer, distribute, modify, transmit, reuse or otherwise display the Website content for public or commercial purposes without the written permission of YHA.

Use of website

Your use of this Website is limited to personal and non-commercial use only. You may download, display and print one (1) copy of materials presented on this Website on a single computer for your own personal, non-commercial use.

You shall not use this Website for any other purpose, including without limitation, for commercial gain or purposes, to make any speculative false or fraudulent reservation or any reservation in anticipation of demand.

You shall not use any device, software or routine that interferes or attempts to interfere with the normal operation of this Website or take any action that imposes an unreasonable load on our computer equipment. You shall not use any robot, spider, other automatic device, or a programme, algorithm, or methodology having similar processes or functionality, or any manual process to monitor this Website or any data or content found on this Website.

New Zealand law governs the information and services provided through this Website.

Links

This Website may contain links or other references to other parties and their websites. YHA cannot control the contents of those other sites and makes no guarantee about the accuracy, timeliness or subject matter of the material located on those sites. Likewise it is not responsible for the transmission of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site or for ensuring that the linked sites are error and virus free. YHA does not necessarily approve of, endorse or sponsor any content or material on those sites. Nor are we responsible for the terms of use or privacy practices of such sites.

YHA makes no guarantee or representations that material on other websites to which this Website is linked does not infringe the intellectual property rights of any person anywhere in the world. YHA is not, and must, not be taken to be authorising the infringement of any intellectual property rights contained in material or other sites by linking or allowing links to this Website to such material on other sites.

To the maximum extent permitted by law, YHA disclaims any liability to any person arising out of any action or failure to act by that person, in accessing, downloading, using or relying on any materials from this Website whether caused by the negligence of YHA or otherwise.

Under no circumstances will YHA be liable for any indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages, including damages for loss of business or other profits, arising in relation to the use of any material from this Website in any way whatsoever whether caused by the negligence of YHA or otherwise.

Credit Card Liability

In the event that you receive unsolicited charges on your invoice, most credit card suppliers advise, in their credit card terms and conditions, the amount of fraudulent charges for which the cardholder will be liable. This may mean that if you are able to prove that the purchase made over the internet was not made by you, you will not be liable for the total amount of these fraudulent charges, however you will need to confirm that your card supplier offers this, the details of the limit and when it applies, before purchasing on line.

Currency

All prices quoted throughout the Website are in New Zealand dollars.

YHA New Zealand privacy policy

We value your privacy and take every step to ensure that your information remains confidential. You can view our Privacy Policy here

Site availability

YHA will use reasonable commercial efforts to keep this Website available on a 24 hour 7 day a week basis, subject to scheduled and unscheduled downtime for maintenance and system outages. Your access to this Website may not be uninterrupted or available at all times. YHA cannot promise that this Website will be error free, that defects or errors will be corrected or that this Website or the servers that make it available are free from viruses or other harmful components.

Responsibility for confidentiality of account information

If you use this Website and maintain a profile customised to your needs, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your log-in password, which has been provided to you. You accept responsibility for all activity that occurs on this Website where access is obtained using your password. If you are concerned that the security of your password may have been compromised, we recommend that you immediately change your password.

Acknowledgement of terms

This document contains the Terms upon which YHA provides services to you.

Unless you formally advise otherwise, your continued association and use of this Website will be taken by YHA as your acceptance of these Terms.

LEGAL NOTICE:

INFORMATION ON THIS WEB SITE IS PROVIDED 'AS IS' WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED.

While every effort has been made to provide the most accurate information we advise that information on this web site may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. YHA New Zealand may at any time and without notice make improvements and/or changes in the products and/or the programs described in this information.

YHA New Zealand makes no representations whatsoever about any other web site which you may access through this one. When you access a non-YHA New Zealand web site, please understand that it is independent from YHA New Zealand, and that YHA New Zealand has no control over the content on that web site. In addition, a link to a non-YHA New Zealand web site does not mean that YHA New Zealand endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content or the use of such web site.

IN NO EVENT WILL YHA New Zealand BE LIABLE TO ANY PARTY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL OR OTHER CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES FOR ANY USE OF THIS WEBSITE, OR ON ANY OTHER HYPERLINKED WEBSITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY LOST PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF PROGRAMS OR OTHER DATA ON YOUR INFORMATION HANDLING SYSTEM OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF WE ARE EXPRESSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

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