1. Terms and Conditions of Service Providers Website Use
BY ACCESSING THE SERVICE PROVIDER WEBSITE, YOU AGREE TO ACCEPT THE FOLLOWING TERMS. THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS (“the Terms”) GOVERN YOUR USE OF THE SITE. PLEASE READ THEM CAREFULLY.
2. Key Definitions
“ServiceProviders.co.nz” means ServiceProviders.co.nz, a registered New Zealand owned and operated website “ServiceProviders” means any business who registers on the website in order to quote for work posed by customers. “Customers” means any person who requests a job on the website for service providers to quote on. “Job” means request by the customer via our ServiceProviders.co.nz website. “Service Agreement”, means any agreement reached between the service provider and the customer on the services to be requested or performed. A service agreement can be reached by a verbal exchange in person, via telephone, via SMS, via an email or in the form of a written statement or contract between the service providers and the customer.
“Users“, “You”, means anyone making use of the ServiceProviders.co.nz Services. “Lead”, is a Job which we give you the opportunity to express interest in.
“Student” means a tertiary current student who uses the website to accept the task.
Student Age: All students require to be 18 and over.
“Task” means a task or engagement which is listed on the website.
3. Overview of Serviceproviders.co.nz
ServiceProviders.co.nz provides an online marketplace for Service providers of all types, and potential Customers who are in need of their services.
4. Accuracy of Information
Although we attempt to ensure that it is correct and accurate, ServiceProviders.co.nz cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information on this Service, and are not liable for any problems or losses arising from errors in the content.
In using the Services provided by ServiceProviders.co.nz, you acknowledge that ServiceProviders.co.nz is not acting as a contractor or agent and is not responsible for any work done. It is the responsibility of the Customer to select suitable service providers and to negotiate the terms for any work that they undertake, and ServiceProviders.co.nz will not be involved or held liable for any Service Agreement between the Customer and Service providers.
We recommend that any Customer, before entering into a Service Agreement with any Service providers, obtains confirmation of insurance cover, guarantees, qualifications and any other necessary document. If you suffer any problems or losses as a result of not obtaining or verifying these details, ServiceProviders.co.nz will not be liable.
You agree to use the website only for lawful purposes and in a way that does not infringe the rights of or restrict or inhibit anyone else’s use and enjoyment of the website. Messages, profiles, job descriptions and other content must be civil and tasteful.
You understand that all postings, messages, text, files, images, photos, video, sounds, or other materials (“content”) posted on, transmitted through, or linked from ServiceProviders.co.nz, are the sole responsibility of the person from whom such content originated. You are entirely responsible for all content that you post, email or otherwise make available via the Service.
You understand that ServiceProviders.co.nzdoes not control, and is not responsible for content made available through the service. Furthermore, the ServiceProviders.co.nzsite and content available through the Service may contain links to other websites, which are completely independent of ServiceProviders.co.nz. ServiceProviders.co.nz makes no representation or warranty as to the accuracy, completeness or authenticity of the information contained in any such website.
Your linking to any other websites is at your own risk. You agree that you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any content, that you may not rely on said content, and that under no circumstances will ServiceProviders.co.nzbe liable in any way for any content or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any content posted, emailed or otherwise made available viaServiceProviders.co.nz.
You acknowledge that ServiceProviders.co.nzdoes not pre-screen or approve all content, but that ServiceProviders.co.nzshall have the right (but not the obligation) in its sole discretion to remove or move any content that is available on the website for violating the letter or spirit of the terms or for any other reason.
6. Intellectual Property
ServiceProviders.co.nz owns all the intellectual property rights relating to the site, including the designs, text, database, graphics and layouts, and you agree not use or copy any part thereof without our expresspermission.
The intellectual property rights on postings, messages, text, files, images, photos, video, sounds, or other materials (“content”) Users upload to ServiceProviders.co.nz are retained by the copyright owner, and these are added to the site by Users at their own risk. In doing so you are giving expressed and irrevocable permission for us to store, display and use the content.
7. Dealings between service providers and customers
Your interactions with organisations and/or individuals found on or through the Website, including payment and delivery of goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such organisations and/or individuals.
You agree that ServiceProviders.co.nz shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings. If there is a dispute between Users on this Website, or between Users and any third party, you understand and agree that ServiceProviders.co.nz is under no obligation to become involved.
In the event that you have a dispute with one or more other Users, you hereby release ServiceProviders.co.nz, its officers, employees, agents and successors in rights from claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind or nature, known or unknown, suspected and unsuspected, disclosed and undisclosed, arising out of or in any way related to such disputes and/or our service.
All Service providers will be subject to feedback evaluations from customers if, after expressing interest, a Service Agreement is reached to carry out some or all of the job advertised or similar or related work.
Service providers understand that ServiceProviders.co.nz is not responsible for the feedback content that those customers post, or any harm done by such content. The Customer who posts the feedback is directly responsible for its content, and the accuracy and legality thereof.
All Users understand that any use of profanity, libellous behaviour, illegal activity, or any other form of abuse of the feedback function or any other part of the website may be banned from further use and reported to the authorities, if applicable.
ServiceProviders.co.nz performs a number of checks on feedback with an aim to ensure that feedback is authentic, and will remove feedback that in its sole discretion appears to be fake, but makes no claim or warranty of the accuracy or authenticity of any feedback. ServiceProviders.co.nz may, at its sole discretion, also remove feedback at the request of the author.
9. Payment terms & Refunds
You understand that ServiceProviders.co.nz cannot influence the outcome of any particular job/service requested and does not guarantee that you will be able to secure work for jobs you are shortlisted for providing an estimate/quote by the customer.
Free subscription and no hidden cost or charges www.ServiceProviders.co.nz reserves the right to introduce subscription free. The subscribers have all the rights to opt out from offering their services through www.serviceproviders.co.nz platform at no cost.
10. Account Deactivation
No problem! as a serviceprovider, you can deactivate your account from your dashboard at any point of time, even on your free trial period. Serviceproviders.co.nz do not have any contracts with the subscribed Service Providers.
You acknowledge that ServiceProviders.co.nz may establish limits concerning use of the Website, including but not limited to the maximum number of days that content will be retained by the website, the maximum number and size of postings, email messages, or other content that may be transmitted or stored by the Website, and the frequency with which you may access the website.
You agree that ServiceProviders.co.nzhas no responsibility or liability for the deletion or failure to store any content maintained or transmitted by the Website. You also acknowledge that ServiceProviders.co.nz reserves the right at any time to modify or discontinue the website (or any part thereof) with or without notice, and that ServiceProviders.co.nz shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of any services.
You agree that we shall not be liable for any loss or damages arising from the provision (or non-provision) of any part of the service, including loss of profit or consequential loss or damage.
12. Termination of service
You agree that ServiceProviders.co.nz, in its sole discretion, has the right (but not the obligation) to deactivate your account, block your email address, or otherwise terminate or restrict your access to or use of the website, immediately and without notice, for any reason, including, without limitation, if ServiceProviders.co.nz believes that you have acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of the terms.
Further, you agree that ServiceProviders.co.nz shall not be liable to you or any third-party for any termination or restriction of your access to the website.
Further, you agree not to attempt to use the website after said termination.
ServiceProviders.co.nz reserves the right to change or update these terms and conditions from time to time. As a User of the website, you are responsible for acknowledging any updates of these terms and conditions by visiting this section. Any significant changes in the terms and conditions will be followed by notification emails to all active Users.
14. Trading Name
S Narayan trading as Serviceproviders.co.nz.