Website terms and conditions

Online Member Services


About this Website

Any reference in this document to ‘Territory Health Fund’, ‘we’ or ‘us’ is a reference to Queensland Country Health Fund Ltd ABN 18 085 048 237, trading under the registered business name of ‘Territory Health Fund’. 

This website ('site' or ‘website’) is controlled by Territory Health Fund.  Access to this site is conditional upon your acceptance of, and compliance with these terms and conditions (‘the Terms of Use’). Information on this website is provided by Territory Health Fund and is general in nature.  It does not constitute an offer or an intention to enter into a legally binding contract and does not take into consideration your personal needs or circumstances. Where reference is made to legal or other compliance information such as product brochures or Membership Guide, you should consider this information before making any purchasing decision.

The information on this site may change at any time and although we make every effort to keep the content current, we do not warrant its accuracy, completeness or currency. We may change our Health Fund Rules and benefit levels from time to time. Therefore, If you anticipate seeking treatment for which a claim may be payable by Territory Health Fund, please contact us before receiving treatment to determine what, if any, benefit may be payable. All results from calculators on the site are simulations, the sole purpose of which is to provide an indication of price only and do not constitute an offer, a quote or a pre-qualification for cover. All covers are subject to the Health Fund Rules, a copy of which can be obtained by contacting Territory Health Fund on 1800 623 893. In the event of any inconsistency arising between site content and the Health Fund Rules, the latter will prevail.

We will make all reasonable effort to ensure that the site is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. However, electronic services are subject to interruption or breakdown. Therefore, access to our website is offered on an "as is" and "as available" basis only.

By registering for our Online Member Services (‘OMS’), you consent to Territory Health Fund sending you marketing, promotional and other commercial e-mails to the address you provide on registration unless you opt out. You can opt out from receiving these emails at any time by contacting us at info@territoryhealth.com.au.

Online Member Services

Territory Health Fund will provide its policyholders, who register via this website, with online access to their policy information.

Territory Health Fund has the sole right and discretion to determine a policyholder’s eligibility for access to Online Member Services (‘OMS’), the extent of that access and the level of online services that will or will not be made available. It may also, at its sole discretion and without notice, terminate a policyholder's password, deactivate their online account and/or discontinue providing any or all of the online services. You agree that Territory Health Fund will not be liable to you or any third party for any termination or restriction of your access to the online services.

Territory Health Fund reserves the right at any time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, all or any part of the online services with or without notice. You agree that Territory Health Fund will not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of all or any of the online services.

Information provided by you through OMS to Territory Health Fund will be processed within three business days of receipt. No warranty is provided to you in relation to the order in which those transactions are processed. 

You are responsible for all content that you provide to Territory Health Fund via the OMS of this website. You are also responsible for providing true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the registration process. In particular to register, you must provide your full name, birth date and email address.

Territory Health Fund has the right to suspend or terminate your registration for web services if Territory Health Fund has reasonable grounds for suspecting you have provided any information that is untrue, inaccurate, incomplete or not current.

You agree not to provide your OMS password to anyone and you will keep this password secure at all times. If you do disclose your password to anyone you are fully responsible for the implications of their actions.

You will not upload, send, post or otherwise transmit to this website any unsolicited messages or any offensive, harmful, defamatory, fraudulent or otherwise unlawful material or any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment.

You will not use this website or any of the OMS for any purpose that is unlawful, breaches any law, infringes a third party's rights or is prohibited by these Terms of Use, including anything which affects the security of this website or interferes with other users (including transmission of spam).

Links to Other Websites

Links to third party websites provided on this site are provided in good faith. By clicking a link you will leave our website and be directed to the third party website.  We do not have control over, and do not accept responsibility for, the content or functions provided on these websites. You should abide by the terms and conditions of use for these websites.

Any product offers or statements made on third party sites are the responsibility of the operator of the third party site. If you intend to download any software or purchase any product or service from a third party site, please read any relevant terms and conditions and ensure the product is right for you. Territory Health Fund may receive payments from operators of third party websites in relation to products or services supplied by the operator as a result of you linking to the third party website.

Security

Territory Health Fund uses reasonable endeavours to ensure that any information provided to us over the internet is kept secure.  However we are not responsible for any unauthorised access to that information during its transmission. There is the risk that information sent to or from this site may be intercepted, corrupted or modified by third parties. Territory Health Fund makes no warranty about the strength or effectiveness of the encryption of information sent across this site and Territory Health Fund is not responsible for events arising from unauthorised access to information provided by users over this site. There are alternative methods of providing us with information and this can be discussed by contacting us on 1800 623 893 during business hours.

Jurisdiction

The products and services described in this site are only available to permanent residents of Australia who are currently living in Australia. The law applicable to this website and to disputes arising out of its use is the law of the State of Queensland, Australia. The parties submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of that State.

Limitation of Liability

To the extent permissible by law, you release Territory Health Fund and its related body corporates, its and their directors, officers, employees and  agents from any causes of action, loss, liability, damage (including direct, indirect, special or consequential), claim or expense (including any claim for legal expenses), cost or charge sustained or in any way incurred by you, however caused (whether directly or indirectly) from your use of this website or from any material, error, omission or misrepresentation on the Territory Health Fund website.

You further acknowledge that risks of damage to your software, hardware or stored information may arise due to your use of this site. You are responsible for maintaining the security of your own software, hardware and stored information.

Termination

These Terms of Use and the agreement constituted by your use of, and access to, the website including information, graphics and materials on the site may be terminated at any time by Territory Health Fund without notice. All restrictions, licences granted by you and all disclaimers and limitations of liability by Territory Health Fund will survive termination, however, you will no longer be authorised to access the website.

Intellectual Property

The information and material contained in this site is subject to copyright which is owned by Queensland Country Health Fund Ltd T/A Territory Health Fund. Except where necessary for viewing the material on this website, or for non-commercial use, or as permitted under the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth) or other applicable laws or the Terms of Use, no material on this website may be reproduced, adapted, uploaded to a third party, linked to, framed, performed in public, distributed or transmitted in any form by any process without the specific written consent of Territory Health Fund.  Your unauthorised use of the materials on this website may infringe copyright, trademark and other laws governing intellectual property.

Acceptance of Terms of Use

By viewing, accessing and using this website, including any linked page or related content; you agree to be bound by and accept the Terms of Use. Territory Health Fund reserves the right to amend the Terms of Use at any time by publishing the amended Terms of Use on the website. You accept that by Territory Health Fund doing this, we have provided you with sufficient notice of the variation.  Your continued use of this site constitutes your acceptance of those changes and your agreement to be bound by the Terms of Use in place at the time you access the site.

You acknowledge and accept that your use of the Territory Health Fund website indicates your acceptance of the Terms of Use and the Territory Health Fund Privacy Policy.