Terms and Conditions

Effective Date: June 26, 2024

Welcome to the website of AST Oceanics Pty Ltd (“we”, “our”, “us”). By accessing and using our website, https://www.astoceanics.com.au/ (the “Site”), you agree to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions (“Terms of Use”). If you do not agree to these terms, please do not use our Site.

1. Use of the Site
– You must be at least 18 years old to use this Site.
– You agree to use the Site only for lawful purposes and in a way that does not infringe the rights of, restrict, or inhibit anyone else’s use and enjoyment of the Site.
– You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer. You agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password.

2. Intellectual Property
– All content on the Site, including text, graphics, logos, images, and software, is the property of AST Oceanics Pty Ltd or its content suppliers and is protected by international copyright laws.
– You may not reproduce, distribute, or create derivative works based on any content from the Site without our express written permission.

3. User Content
– You retain ownership of any content you submit to the Site (e.g., comments, feedback, or other submissions). However, by submitting content, you grant us a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, and irrevocable right to use, reproduce, modify, publish, and distribute such content in any media.
– You are solely responsible for the content you submit and warrant that you have the necessary rights to grant us the above license.

4. Links to Other Websites
– Our Site may contain links to third-party websites. These links are provided for your convenience only. We have no control over the content of these websites and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

5. Limitation of Liability
– To the fullest extent permitted by law, AST Oceanics Pty Ltd shall not be liable for any indirect, incidental, special, consequential, or punitive damages, or any loss of profits or revenues, whether incurred directly or indirectly, or any loss of data, use, goodwill, or other intangible losses, resulting from:
– Your use of or inability to use the Site;
– Any unauthorised access to or use of our servers and/or any personal information stored therein;
– Any interruption or cessation of transmission to or from the Site;
– Any bugs, viruses, trojan horses, or the like that may be transmitted to or through our Site by any third party;
– Any errors or omissions in any content or for any loss or damage incurred as a result of the use of any content posted, emailed, transmitted, or otherwise made available through the Site.

6. Indemnification
– You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless AST Oceanics Pty Ltd, its officers, directors, employees, agents, and affiliates from and against any claims, liabilities, damages, losses, and expenses, including without limitation reasonable legal and accounting fees, arising out of or in any way connected with your access to or use of the Site or your violation of these Terms of Use.

7. Changes to the Terms of Use
– We reserve the right to update or modify these Terms of Use at any time without prior notice. Your continued use of the Site after any changes indicates your acceptance of the new Terms of Use.

8. Governing Law
– These Terms of Use and any disputes arising out of or related to the Site shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Australia, without regard to its conflict of law principles.

### Contact Us
If you have any questions about these Terms of Use, please contact us at:

**AST Oceanics Pty Ltd**
Email: info@astoceanics.com.au