Terms of Use

About this website

The website www.deafness.org.au is owned and operated by Deafness Foundation (Victoria). The following Terms of Use govern your use of the Deafness Foundation website. By accessing the Deafness Foundation website and using any content found on this website you are agreeing to the terms of use.

Information available on the website

Deafness Foundation endeavours at all times to ensure that the information provided within this website is accurate and of high quality. However, while we are continually updating the information and content, it may not always be current and may change without notice.
This website contains links to other sites. Those links are provided for your convenience only. Links to other websites should not be taken as any endorsement, approval, recommendation, or preference by Deafness Foundation of the owners or operators of the other websites, or for any information, products or services referred to on those websites. Your use of any link to another website is entirely at your own risk.

Deafness Foundation does not accept liability for the information provided within this website or for any content linked from this website.

Our Privacy Policy

Our Privacy Policy describes how we protect your privacy when you use our Website. Our Privacy Policy is a part of and is hereby expressly incorporated into these Terms of Use.

To make a donation or pay a membership fee

You may wish to make a donation to the Deafness Foundation through the website or pay a membership fee. Enquiries about merchandise purchases can be made directly by email or via the ‘Contact Us’ page on the website.

All prices quoted on the Deafness Foundation website are in Australian Dollars.

Details required from you

In order to make a donation or pay a membership fee, your personal details and credit card details for payment must be entered into a secure payment gateway, using your Credit Card or PayPal. You need to provide to Deafness Foundation (via a secure payment gateway), your personal information and details of your credit card, including:

  • credit card type;
  • name on credit card;
  • credit card number; and
  • expiry date

In order for the Deafness Foundation to send you a tax receipt, you will need to provide your email address and/or your postal address. Deafness Foundation will not provide you with a tax receipt until payment has been received by the Deafness Foundation and processed.
Unauthorised Use of Credit Cards

Any donations made through the Deafness Foundation website using a credit card or PayPal are final. If you become aware that your credit card has been lost, stolen or is being used fraudulently, it is your responsibility to report the issue to your financial institution.


This website and its contents are subject to copyright under the laws of Australia. The copyright in materials on this site, as a whole, is owned by Deafness Foundation. The copyright in some materials incorporated within this website is owned by third parties.

You may view this website and its contents and save an electronic copy, or print out a copy, of parts of this website for your personal use only. You must not otherwise exercise the copyright in the whole or any part of this website for any other purpose except as expressly permitted by statute or with written consent by the Deafness Foundation.

Acceptance and modification of these Terms of Use

Your continued use of the Deafness Foundation website is deemed to be acceptance of these Terms of Use. Deafness Foundation reserves the right to modify or remove portions of our Terms of Use at any time and such modification shall be effective immediately upon web posting of the modified Terms. Your continued use of the site shall be deemed to be your acceptance of the modified Terms of Use.