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References to "you", "your", and "yours" are references to the person(s) accessing this site.

References to "we", "us", and "our" are references to OfficeMax (NZBN: 9429039389619) and Barnardos (NZBN: 9429041901403).

Acknowledgement and Acceptance of Terms:

By using this site, you acknowledge that you have read and understood these terms and agree to be bound by them.

The information and other material provided on the pages of this site (including these terms) may be changed at any time without notice by updating this posting. You agree to review this site regularly, and your continued access to, or use of, this site following any changes will mean that you agree to any changes (including any amended terms).

Privacy and Legislations:

Barnardos and OfficeMax strive for the highest possible standards in compliance with the Privacy Act 1993 (New Zealand).

We recognise that communication with clients and carers working with Children and the stakeholders often takes quite different forms. Therefore the information we collect and the way we use it may differ in some circumstances. Regardless we will always respect and safeguard your privacy and confidentiality.

Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability:

Whilst we have taken reasonable steps to ensure the accuracy, currency, availability and completeness of the information contained on this site, information is provided in good faith on an "as is" and "as available" basis, and we do not make any representation or warranty of any kind, whether express or implied, as to the reliability of the information contained on this site. The information is believed to be accurate and current at the date the information was placed on this site. We do not accept any responsibility arising in any way (including negligence) for errors in, or omissions from, the information contained on this site. The use of this site is at your sole risk. We shall not be liable for any direct or indirect losses or damages, or expenses (including legal costs) whatsoever arising out of or referable to materials on this site or accessed through this site, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damage.

We do not represent or warrant that this site will be available and meet your requirements, that access will be uninterrupted, that there will be no delays, failures, errors or omissions or loss of transmitted information, that no viruses or other contaminating or destructive properties will be transmitted or that no damage will occur to your computer system. You have sole responsibility for adequate protection and backup of data and/or equipment and to undertake reasonable and appropriate precautions to scan for computer viruses or other destructive properties. We also make no representations or warranties regarding the accuracy, functionality or performance of any third-party software that may be used in connection with this site.

All names and examples contained on this site are fictional, and any similarities which they may have to any person(s) are not intended and are coincidental.

General Advice Warning:

The content of this website (and via the links provided on this website) is for general information only and does not constitute advice. While all reasonable care has been taken in preparing this information and in providing links to relevant websites, Barnardos and OfficeMax provide no warranties and make no representations that the information provided or linked to is correct, complete or reliable, or appropriate to your circumstances. You should consider and obtain further advice on any specific issues concerning you before making any decisions.

Barnardos and OfficeMax expressly disclaim liability for any loss, howsoever caused, whether due to negligence or otherwise arising from the use of, or reliance on, the information provided directly or indirectly by use of this website. In addition, the provision of links to other websites should not be taken to indicate Barnardos or OfficeMax's endorsement of any organisation, product or service referred to, or of any material provided, on those sites.