Terms Of Use

  1. These Terms and Conditions (“Terms”) apply to all services and products supplied to clients of Bark Busters.
  2. The client will pay the fee (“Fee”) for the provision of the Bark Busters services and products, which will be determined in accordance with the current rates specified on the Bark Buster’s website.
  3. In addition to the Fee, the client may also be required to pay:
    • Travel fees (if applicable);
    • Charges of financial institutions.
  4. Bark Busters may, in its absolute discretion, require the client to pay a booking deposit. The deposit will be credited to the Fee payable by the client upon the completion of the lesson.
  5. In the event that a client cancels a lesson with less than 48 hours’ notice, the Fee for the lesson will not be refundable.
  6. At the conclusion of a training session, the client will be issued with a tax invoice, upon which full payment is due and payable immediately.
  7. Payment may be made by the client via debit / credit card, electronic funds transfer (EFT) or reputable deferred payment services (e.g. Afterpay).
  8. In the event that full payment is not received from the client by the due date, Bark Busters may charge a late fee of $5 per day, for each day the balance remains outstanding, plus any costs and expenses incurred by Bark Busters in recovering any unpaid amounts.
  9. Bark Busters is entitled to immediately suspend its provision of its services and products, and to collect any products not paid for from the client, until payment of the client’s overdue balance (plus any late fees and recovery costs) is received in full.
  10. Bark Busters will not exchange, credit or refund a client for change of mind or due to the client requesting an incorrect service or product. Bark Busters does not offer a money back guarantee, in accordance with the terms of its Written Lifetime Guarantee.
  11. Bark Busters may in its complete discretion apply any payment received from the client to any amount owing by the client to Bark Busters.
  12. The client is not entitled to retain any money owing to Bark Busters, notwithstanding any default or alleged default by Bark Busters, including (but not limited to) the supply of allegedly faulty or defective goods, provision of services to an inadequate standard or a delay in the provision of goods or services.
  13. The client and Bark Busters will comply with their obligations in relation to Goods and Services Tax (“GST”) under A New Tax System (Goods and Services Tax) Act 1999 (Aus) and the Goods and Services Tax Act 1985 (NZ).

IMPORTANT

Bark Busters Australia (Bark Busters) maintains this web site (the “Site”) for  general entertainment, information, education and communication purposes. Please feel free to browse the Site.

Your access and use of the Site is subject to the following terms and conditions (“Terms “) and all applicable laws. By accessing and browsing the Site, you accept and agree to be bound by, without limitation or qualification, these Terms . If you do not agree to be bound by these Terms, you should not access or use the Site.

Use of the Site

The information, services and products on the Site are intended for use by residents of Australia and New Zealand only (except where specifically stated otherwise).

The contents of the Site are not intended to provide any definitive training or behavioural advice and is of a general nature only. Training tips are offered as a free service. Professional advice should be sought where you are unclear how to apply training tips or if you fear danger to your dog(s), a third party’s dog, any person or child or property of any description.

You agree not to use the Site for any unlawful or prohibited purpose, or in a way that could potentially damage the Site or the general business of Bark Busters.

Access to and use of the Site is at your own risk and Bark Busters does not warrant that the use of the Site or any materials downloaded from it will not cause damage to any property, including (but not limited to) loss of data or computer virus infection.

The Site contains hyperlinks to other web sites, which are hosted, operated and maintained by third parties. Bark Busters has no control over the content or security of any such web sites. You follow hyperlinks to such web sites at your own risk. Bark Buster’s inclusion of hyperlinks to such web sites does not imply any endorsement of views, statements or information contained in such web sites. Bark Busters may modify or update the Site at any time without notice and the Site may be unavailable from time to time (whether due to maintenance or any other reason).

Liability

While Bark Busters has taken reasonable steps to check the accuracy and completeness of information, the Site is provided “as is”. Bark Busters makes no warranties, expressed or implied, and hereby disclaims and negates all other warranties, including without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights.

To the maximum extent permitted by law, Bark Busters (including its officers, employees, agents and contractors) will not be liable in any way to you for any losses, damages, liability, claims, expenses, loss of income, profits, or anticipated savings or loss of opportunity (irrespective of whether direct, indirect or consequential) from your use of the Site,  associated services or third party web sites (including, without limitation, damages for loss of data or profit, or due to business interruption).

 Intellectual Property

The contents of the Site are copyright of Bark Busters, except where expressly stated otherwise. Reproduction in any form of any part of the Site without the prior written consent of Bark Busters is prohibited, unless for your personal use only.

You may not download, distribute, transmit, reproduce, modify, reuse, report, or use the contents of the Site for public or commercial purposes (including the text, images, audio and video) without Bark Buster’s express written permission.

You represent, warrant and undertake that you will not do anything or cause or permit anything to be done that may infringe, damage or endanger any intellectual property rights or damage the reputation of Bark Busters, its associates or any third party, or do anything that is otherwise unlawful.

Indemnity

You shall indemnify and keep Bark Busters (including its officers, employees, agents and contractors) indemnified against all actions, claims, losses, costs (including all legal costs actually incurred or otherwise), damages and expenses that are suffered or incurred by Bark Busters which arise directly or indirectly from any breach or alleged breach by you of any of these Terms .

Privacy of Your Data

Bark Busters is committed to preserving the privacy of your personal data. Internet e-mail messages sent via the internet are not guaranteed to be totally secure because it is possible that they can be intercepted, lost or altered. Bark Busters therefore cannot accept liability for any loss or damage suffered in connection with any message sent between you and Bark Busters via the internet.

Cookies are  text files that web servers sometimes store on your computer’s hard drive when you visit a site. They allow web servers to recognise you when you revisit a site. The Site uses a session cookie that contains no personally identifiable information.

Severability

If any provision of these Terms is held to be invalid or unenforceable at law, the validity of these Terms as a whole shall not be affected, and the other provisions of these Terms shall remain in full force and effect.

Governing Law

These Terms are governed by the laws of Australia. Any dispute regarding the Site shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Australian courts.

Changes to Terms

Bark Busters reserves the right to change these Terms at any time without notice in its absolute discretion. Your use of the Site following such changes constitutes your acceptance of such changes to the Terms.

Contact Details

Bark Busters Australia is the trading name of VCP Nominees Group Pty Ltd, a company registered in Australia (ABN: 32613298785). Bark Buster’s contact details are:

Bark Busters Australia
PO Box 214
West Beach 5024
South Australia

Email: [email protected]

Tel: AU 1800 067 710    NZ 0800 167 710