Terms and Conditions

Please read & understand the Terms & Conditions for gimmequotes.com below

GimmeQuotes.com is owned and operated by GimmeQuotes Pty Ltd (ABN 39 156 669 859). Any payment taken through this website is invoiced from GimmeQuotes Pty Ltd. By using GimmeQuotes.com you agree to be subject to these Terms and Conditions.

Definitions

  • Terms: Refers to the Terms & Conditions below.

  • Website: Refers to the website gimmequotes.com.

  • Business: Refers to any company or service professional signing up for a business account on the website gimmequotes.com for the purpose of quoting Projects.

  • Quote seeker: Refers to anyone posting a Project or signing up for a user Account on the website gimmequotes.com for the purpose of posting Projects and getting quotes.

  • User: Refers to any visitor of the website gimmequotes.com.

  • Project: Refers to a service required by a Quote Seeker and posted to the website gimmequotes.com.

  • Listing: Refers to a business listing published on the website gimmequotes.com.

  • User Content: Refers to any material that a User publishes on GimmeQuotes.com in the form of a project, feedback, rating or other composition.

  • Dashboard: Refers to the section of the Website where Quote Seekers and Businesses can access their Projects, Account settings and details.

  • Match:Refers to the process of pairing Projects with relevant Businesses.

  • Advertiser: Refers to any lessee of display advertising inventory on the website gimmequotes.com.

  • Content: Refers to any published material on the website gimmequotes.com, including website copy, projects, feedback, ratings and all compositions created by Users, Quote Seekers, Businesses, Advertisers and Website administrators.

  • Advertising: Refers to promotional advertising in any format appearing on the website gimmequotes.com.

  • Advertisement: Refers to any advertising banner, advertising text link or other advertising media element appearing on the website gimmequotes.com.

  • Account: Refers to an administrative account on the website gimmequotes.com. Businesses can use an Account to manage their business details and Projects that they have acquired the right to quote on. Quote Seekers can use an Account to create and manage Projects and manage their contact details.

  • Site Operator: Refers to GimmeQuotes Pty Ltd.

  • Partner: Refers to a company that has an agreement with GimmeQuotes to provide the fulfillment of quote requests.

1. Terms applying to all Website Users, Quote Seekers, Businesses and Advertisers.

  • 1.1 Your use of the information, graphics and materials on the Website is governed by these Terms and Conditions and the Privacy Policy.

  • 1.2 If you use or access the Website you accept these Terms and Conditions, the Privacy Policy, notices, disclaimers and any other rules of use contained on the Website and changes to them that we may make from time to time. You should review them carefully and check periodically. If you do not agree with the Terms and Conditions, Privacy Policy, notices, disclaimers and any other rules you are not authorised to use the Website.

  • 1.3 Site Operator grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable licence to access and make personal use of the Website and any information, documentation, articles or other Content available on the Website.

  • 1.4 This licence does not permit any commercial use of the Website or Content, including but not limited to collecting names and/or email addresses or sending unsolicited emails.

  • 1.5 Content contained on this website is protected by copyright. Copyright in the Content on this website is owned and licensed by Site Operator. The Website or any portion of the Website or Content may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without the express written consent of Site Operator. You are not permitted to link to or frame the Website or any Content without Site Operator's express written permission.

  • 1.6 Trade marks (whether registered or unregistered) and logos on the Website must not be used or modified in any way without obtaining the prior written consent of Site Operator. The images, technology and processes contained in this website may be the subject of other intellectual property rights owned by Site Operator or by third parties. No licence is granted in respect of those intellectual property rights other than as set out in these Terms. Your use of this website must not in any way infringe the intellectual property rights of any person.

  • 1.7 If you post any information, comment or other Content on the Website you grant to Site Operator a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable worldwide and fully sub-licensable right to use, reproduce, communicate, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute and display such User Content throughout the world in any media.

  • 1.8 By posting User Content you agree to indemnify and keep indemnified Site Operator, its employees and agents against all claims, suits, actions, liabilities, actual or contingent costs, damages and expenses incurred by Site Operator in connection with any User Content. Site Operator makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied as to the operation of the Website or User Content.

  • 1.9 Questions about projects via the Gimme Quotes messaging service and responses to questions about projects via the Gimme Quotes messaging service must not contain names, phone numbers, email addresses or other means of identification. Similiarly, Questions about projects via the Gimme Quotes messaging service and responses to questions about projects via the Gimme Quotes messaging service must not include requests for identifying personal details. Users in breach of this Term may have their Account disabled.

  • 1.10 Site Operator reserves the right to change the functionality and Content (including limiting access to or ceasing to provide the Content) of the Website at any time without prior written notification to you.

  • 1.11 Site Operator does not warrant that you will have continuous access to the Website or that your access or use will be error free. Site Operator will not be liable in the event that the Website is unavailable to you due to computer downtime attributable to malfunctions, upgrades, preventative or remedial maintenance activities, interruption in telecommunication supplies or any other reason.

  • 1.12 The Website may contain links to other websites (linked websites). Those links are provided by Site Operator for convenience only and Site Operator is not responsible for the content or privacy practices associated with linked websites. Site Operator's links with linked websites should not be construed as an endorsement, approval or recommendation by Site Operator of those linked websites.

  • 1.13 Site Operator reserves the right at any time to:

    • i. Deny or terminate all or part of your access to the Website where in Site Operator's opinion, there are concerns regarding unreasonable use, security or unauthorised access or where you have breached any of these Terms; or

    • ii. Block or suspend your account, hide your profile, or delete or amend User Content.

    • You acknowledge that you do not obtain or own any intellectual property rights whatsoever in the Website or the Content and all intellectual property rights subsisting in the Website and any Content remains vested in Site Operator or its third party licensors.

  • 1.14 Site Operator makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied as to the operation of the Website, the Content, or the conduct of the Users. You expressly agree that your use of the Website is entirely at your sole risk. However, nothing in these Terms excludes, restricts or modifies any condition, warranty, right or remedy conferred on a party by the Trade Practices Act 1974 (Cth) or any other applicable law that cannot be excluded, restricted or modified by agreement.

  • 1.15 Content provided on the Website does not constitute advice as to the suitability of any Business for your particular requirements. You should seek independent advice or undertake research personally to determine if the relevant party is appropriate for your individual needs.

  • 1.16 To the fullest extent permitted by law, Site Operator disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose or warranties concerning accuracy, currency or completeness. Site Operator will not be liable for any damages of any kind arising from the use of the Website, Content, or User Content.

  • 1.17 The maximum aggregate liability of Site Operator for all proven losses, damages and claims arising out of these Terms, including liability for breach, in negligence or in tort or for any other common law or statutory action, is limited to an aggregate of all claims of $100. Where Site Operator's liability cannot be excluded under any law, Site Operator's liability will be limited to, at its discretion, either re-supplying the Website service to you or paying you the cost of re-supplying the Website service to you.

  • 1.18 Notwithstanding any other clause, Site Operator is not liable for any losses or damages of any kind caused by or resulting from any wrongful, wilful or negligent act or omission by any person or any direct or indirect lost profit or revenue, exemplary damages, deletion or corruption of electronically or digitally stored information, or without limiting the foregoing, any indirect or consequential loss or damage howsoever described or claimed.

  • 1.19 Site Operator reserves the right to change these Terms at any time. Any subsequent access to, or use of the Website following the change will constitute an acceptance of those modifications to the Terms.

  • 1.20 The failure of Site Operator to insist upon a strict performance of any of these Terms will not be deemed a waiver of any subsequent breach or default in these Terms.

  • 1.21 Each provision of these Terms is severable from the others and no severance of a provision will affect any other provision.

  • 1.22 Related parties of Site Operator may enforce these Terms in accordance with Site Operator's rights and obligations under these Terms.

  • 1.23 These Terms and Conditions are governed by the law in force in the State of New South Wales, and the parties irrevocably submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of New South Wales and courts of appeal from them for determining any dispute concerning the Terms and Conditions.

  • 1.24 By using the Website, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your Account username and password (which are for your own sole use) and for restricting access to your computer. You agree to be liable if your Account username or password is used by an unauthorised person.

  • 1.25 Website User acknowledges that, while GimmeQuotes.com endeavours to provide business matches for their Project, the Site Operator does not guarantee quotes for any Project submitted on the Website, nor does Site Operator guarantee that there are service professionals in your area capable of completing or willing to complete your Project.

  • 1.26 You warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to all Content that you post, that you will be solely responsible for the Content that you post, that the Content is accurate, that the use of the Content you supply does not violate any applicable laws or these Terms and that the Content will not cause injury or loss to any person.

  • 1.27 You may post Content provided that it is not:

    • i. illegal, offensive, racist, obscene, objectionable, threatening, defamatory or invasive of privacy;
    • ii. false and/or misleading;
    • iii. sexually explicit or containing sexual references or innuendo;
    • iv. infringing any intellectual property rights;
    • v. composed of a profile or photograph of any third person used without his or her permission or photographs of people under 18 years of age (even if they are your children);
    • vi. consisting of or containing software viruses;
    • vii. used for political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings or any form of "spam"; or
    • viii. impersonating any person or otherwise misleading as to the origin of any User Content.
  • 1.28 Site Operator has the right but not the obligation to monitor, review and edit, re-classify or remove any Content. Site Operator takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any Content posted by you or any third party.

  • 1.29 Site Operator makes no guarantees or representations regarding the skills or representations of Businesses or the quality of the work that they may perform for you if you elect to retain their services.

  • 1.30 Site Operator does not warrant the pricing or discounts Service Professionals may provide you with in order to win your Project or to complete the work. Any such dealings over prices are between the Business and the Quote Seeker.

  • 1.31 No contractual agreement made between the Quote Seeker and Business will involve Site Operator or any representative of the Website. Quote Seekers understand they must deal directly with Businesses when discussing costs, time frames and any other aspect relating to their Project.

  • 1.32 Quote Seekers understand that Site Operator does not employ nor is it an agent for any Business listed on the Website. Quote Seekers understand that Site Operator is not responsible for any poor performance or workmanship, or payment issues relating to your project. Any disputes relating to the Quote Seeker's Project must be made directly to the Business and you hereby agree to release Site Operator (and our officers, directors, affiliates, employees and agents) and any other person, firm, or entity (including our business partners such as a product manufacturer or supplier who may employ the Website service) from any damages or claims (including consequential and incidental damages) of every kind or nature, suspected and unsuspected, known and unknown, and disclosed or undisclosed, arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes and your dealings with Businesses.

  • 1.33 Site operator reserves the right to engage with partners to deliver the quote fulfillment services. Currently the following are GimmeQuotes partners: hipages.com.au Pty Ltd (ACN 109 996 134) whose terms and conditions you must also agree to when requesting quotes on GimmeQuotes. If your personal details are passed to one of our partners then it is strictly in accordance with our privacy policy.

2. Terms applying to Businesses who sign up to the Website

  • 2.1 Site Operator reserves the right to include or exclude a Business entry to, or remove a Business from, the site at any time for any reason whatsoever and without any liability to Site Operator.

  • 2.2 Businesses agree to make payment in full for any chargeable service that is used on the Website.

  • 2.4 Billing & Rebilling

    • 2.4.1 Site Operator uses eWAY, a secure internet payment gateway, to process credit card payment for paid services on the Website.

  • 2.5 Cancellation & Refund

    • 2.5.1 You may cancel your account with us at any time.

    • 2.5.2 For security reasons, all cancellation requests must be either via the email address you used to sign up for the service or in writing on your listed Business letterhead paper. Please title your correspondence "Service cancellation" and include the date that you signed up to the Website service and also the name and last 4 digits of the number on the credit card you used to sign up to the service. Please check the "Contact us" page for Site Operator's contact details. In order to help us improve our service, please include full reasons why you wish to cancel your service.