Terms of use

Agreement to terms

Welcome to  community.net.nz (the Site), a website hosted and operated by the NZ Navigator Trust (we, our, NZ Navigator Trust). These terms apply to the entire contents of the Site and to any web feeds produced by the Site. By viewing and using the Site, you will be deemed to agree to these terms.

Intellectual property rights

The Site provides:

(together the material)

NZ Navigator Trust does not permit copyright infringing activities and infringement of intellectual property rights, and NZ Navigator Trust will remove all content if properly notified that such content infringes on another's intellectual property rights. NZ Navigator Trust reserves the right to remove content without prior notice.

Re-use of material

When persons or agencies add material to community.net.nz they provide a non-exclusive, royalty free and irrevocable licence:

This enables us to licence all copyright material on this Site under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 New Zealand licence.

In essence, you are free to copy, distribute and adapt such material, as long as you attribute the material to NZ Navigator Trust and/or the person contributing the material, and abide by the other licence terms. Please note that this licence does not apply to any of CommunityNet Aotearoa's logos, emblems and trade marks on the website or to the website's design elements [or to any photography and imagery]. Those specific items may not be re-used without express permission.

Find a copy of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 New Zealand licence on the Creative Commons site.

To avoid doubt, this licence extends to resyndication of the Sites web feeds on third party websites.


User responsibilities

You should:
We may suspend or disable your login if we consider that:


NZ Navigator Trust does not endorse any content submitted, or any opinion, recommendation, or advice expressed therein, and NZ Navigator Trust expressly disclaims any and all liability in connection with content. Views expressed on the website reflect those of the authors, not those of NZ Navigator Trust.

CommunityNet Aotearoa and NZ Navigator Trust disclaim and exclude all liability for any claim, loss, demand or damages of any kind whatsoever (including for negligence) arising out of or in connection with the use of either this website or the information, content or materials included on this site or on any website to which it is linked.

Linked Websites

Neither CommunityNet Aotearoa nor NZ Navigator Trust has responsibility for any material you obtain from any other website, even if you access it via a link from this website.

Continuity of service

NZ Navigator Trust makes no warranty or representation, express or implied, as to continuity of service and reserves the right to suspend, terminate or otherwise alter access to some or all of the site's services at any time and without notice.


NZ Navigator Trust may revise these Terms of Use at any time. Any such revisions will take effect once notified through a notice at the end of these Terms of Use detailing the respect(s) in which the Terms have changed. We may also elect to place such notice on this Site's homepage.

If you have any questions, please contact us.