Terms and Conditions

Please read the following terms and conditions carefully. These terms and conditions apply to the use of this website.

1. Terms of Agreement

1.1 This agreement is made between you as the user (´you´ or ´your´) and Valocity Limited (´Valocity´) and it constitutes the terms and conditions in respect of your access to and use of the Valocity Website (´the Website´). By accessing the Website you agree to be bound by all these terms and conditions.

1.2 As a condition of your use of the Website, you warrant to Valocity that you will not use the Website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms and conditions. You may not use the Website in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden or impair the Website or interfere with any other party´s use and enjoyment of the Website.

2. Modification of Terms

2.1 These terms and conditions may be changed by Valocity at any time via notice on the Website.

3. Terms of Use 

3.1 You will be provided with an access login and initial password for the Website once you are approved as an authorised user. When you first log on you will be prompted to change your password (and such new password must meet a minimum security criteria). You must keep your login details and password secure at all times.

3.2 You may use this Website for the purposes of requesting a valuation for a property, or accepting such request and uploading a valuation report (as the case may be) and for other purposes agreed or reasonably required to ensure the efficient and effective operation of the Valocity System.

3.3 You will:

(a) Be solely responsible for any content that you upload (whether it be images, text, or documents) to the Website;

(b) Not use this Website directly or indirectly for any activity which breaches any laws, infringes a third party´s rights, is unlawful, or breaches these terms and conditions;

(c) Not attempt to gain unauthorised access to the Website or use another person´s name, registration account or password;

(d) Not tamper with, hinder the operation of or make unauthorised modifications to the Website;

(e) Not:

(i) Translate, reverse engineer, reverse assemble, or decompile, or otherwise attempt to access or discover the source or object code of the Website;

(ii) Copy or reproduce the Website without Valocity´s prior written consent;

(iii) Permit any unauthorised third party to examine, repair or in any way alter the Website;

(iv) Provide access to, sell, transfer, licence, sub-licence, loan, lease, disclose or publish the Website to any third person, except with Valocity´s prior written consent;

(f) Not upload any content onto the Website that:

(i) Is illegal, offensive or unsafe or which breaches the copyright of any third party;

(ii) Is inaccurate, misleading or deceptive; or

(iii) Contains any malicious code, data or disabling feature.

4. Intellectual Property

4.1 You acknowledge that Valocity is the sole owner (or licensee) of all intellectual property and content (including, but not limited to, all trademarks, brands, trade names, ideas, systems, applications, copyrights, trade secrets, database, know how, confidential information, message and communication facilities, any textual or graphic material, processes and competitions, together the ´Intellectual Property´) which is displayed on the Website (but for the avoidance of doubt, this excludes any content posted on the Website by a user of the Website).

4.2 All pre-existing Intellectual Property of a party shall remain property of that party.

4.3 Valocity provides a non-exclusive licence to you to use the Website solely for the purposes set out in these terms and conditions.

5. Privacy

5.1 We will act in accordance with the Privacy Act 1993. For further details on privacy, please read our Privacy Policy

6. Liability 

6.1 Valocity does not warrant, guarantee or make any representations regarding the security of the Website, or that the Website is free from destructive materials, including but not limited to computer viruses, hackers, spyware, adware or other technical sabotage, nor does Valocity warrant, guarantee or make any representations that the Website will be fully accessible at all times, uninterrupted or error free.

6.2 Any conditions, warranties or other terms implied by statute or common law are excluded to the fullest extent allowed by law.

6.3 Valocity shall not be liable in contract, tort (including negligence), or otherwise for any direct or indirect damage, economic loss, or consequential or other loss whatsoever in respect of or arising out of use of the Website, infringement of any intellectual property or any act or omission of Valocity.

6.4 If you place reliance on material posted on this Website you do so at your own risk, and you indemnify Valocity (and its related entities) from any liabilities, claims, costs, loss (including consequential loss) or damage suffered or caused by reason of your reliance on any material posted on this Website.

7. General

7.1 These terms and conditions are governed by the laws of New Zealand and you submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the New Zealand courts.

7.2 If any provision of these terms and conditions becomes or is held invalid, unenforceable or illegal for any reason, and in any respect, that provision shall be severed from the remaining terms and conditions, which shall continue in full force and effect.