TERMS & CONDITIONS
This website is owned by Sea Flux Limited (Sea Flux). The website contains content provided for public access, along with secured content for registered subscribers or users only.
1.1 Account means a unique account created for the Subscriber to access the Subscription Services.
1.2 Add-on Services means additional services that may be added to the Subscription Services from time to time by agreement between the parties.
1.4 Confidential Information means all confidential and proprietary information of a party (“Disclosing Party”) disclosed to the other party (“Receiving Party”), whether orally or in writing, that is designated as confidential or that reasonably should be understood to be confidential given the nature of the information and the circumstances of disclosure, including the terms and conditions of this Agreement (including pricing and other terms reflected in any Offer Details), the Subscriber Data, the Online Service, business and marketing plans, technology and technical information, product designs, and business processes. Confidential Information (except for the Subscriber Data) shall not include any information that:
1.4.1 is or becomes generally known to the public without breach of any obligation owed to the Disclosing Party;
1.4.2 was known to the Receiving Party prior to its disclosure by the Disclosing Party without breach of any obligation owed to the Disclosing Party;
1.4.3 was independently developed by the Receiving Party without breach of any obligation owed to the Disclosing Party; or
1.4.4 is received from a third party without breach of any obligation owed to the Disclosing Party.
1.5 Force Majeure Event means events or circumstances beyond a party’s reasonable control, including without limitation, acts of God, acts of government, flood, fire, earthquakes, civil unrest, acts of terror, strikes or other labour problems, telecommunications or network failures or delays, service or computer failures involving services, hardware, or software not within Sea Flux’s possession or reasonable control, and acts of vandalism (including network intrusions and denial of service attacks).
1.6 GST means goods and services tax as defined in the Goods and Services Tax Act 1985.
1.7 Intellectual Property Rights means unpatented inventions, patent applications, patents, design rights, moral rights, copyrights, trademarks, service marks, trade names, domain name rights, know-how and other trade secret rights, and all other intellectual property rights, derivatives thereof, and forms of protection of a similar nature anywhere in the world.
1.8 Malicious Code means viruses and other harmful or malicious code, files, scripts, agents or programs.
1.9 Offer Details means the pricing and related terms applicable to a subscription offer, as published on the Portal or otherwise provided by Sea Flux to the Subscriber.
1.10 Online Service means the online Web-based application to which a Subscriber has Subscribed under this Agreement and made available from the Portal.
1.11 Marketing Material means any “commercial electronic message” as that term is defined in the Unsolicited Electronic Messages Act 2007.
1.12 Portal means the Online Service website accessible via
1.14 Sea Flux means Sea Flux Limited, a company registered in New Zealand, company number 7037265 and “we”, “us”, or “our” shall be a reference to Sea Flux.
1.15 Subscriber means a natural person or legal entity that has entered into this Agreement and related Subscription to access the Online Service and “you” or “your” is a reference to the Subscriber.
1.16 Subscriber Data means all electronic data or information submitted by the Subscriber and/or Users to or in connection with the Online Service or this Agreement.
1.17 Subscription means a subscription to the Online Service for a defined Term as specified on the Portal, and “Subscribe” shall be construed accordingly.
1.18 User means a natural person authorized by the terms of a Subscription to use the Online Service, and who has been supplied a user identification and password by the Subscriber or by Sea Flux and “Users” shall be construed accordingly.
1.19 Term means the duration of a Subscription as detailed in the Offer Details.
2. Service Provided by Sea Flux
2.1 Services are provided to Subscribers and Users only. Subject to the terms of this Agreement, Sea Flux shall by way of a grant of a non-sublicensable, non-transferable and non-exclusive license, make the Online Service available to the Subscriber and its Users pursuant to this Agreement and related Subscription.
2.2 The Subscriber agrees that its purchase or renewal of a Subscription is neither contingent upon the delivery of any future functionality or features nor dependent upon any oral or written public comments made by Sea Flux with respect to future functionality or features.
2.3 Access to or use of the Online Service cannot be shared between more than one Subscriber or User but may be reassigned by Sea Flux to new Users replacing former Users who no longer require ongoing use of the Online Service.
2.4 A Subscription is effective from the date Sea Flux provides the Subscriber with confirmation of the subscription or the date on which the subscription is renewed (Effective Date).
3. Sea Flux Obligations
3.1 Sea Flux shall:
3.1.2 use commercially reasonable efforts at its sole discretion (but shall bear no liability whatsoever) to maintain the security and integrity of the Online Service and the Subscriber Data; and
3.1.3 have no obligation or liability to make the Online Service available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
3.2 Sea Flux shall have no obligation to ensure compliance by you with any applicable laws or regulations.
4. Subscriber Obligations
4.1 The Subscriber is responsible for all activities that occur in User accounts and for Users’ compliance with this Agreement.
4.2 The Subscriber shall:
4.2.1 have sole responsibility for the accuracy, quality, integrity, legality, reliability, and appropriateness of all the Subscriber Data;
4.2.2 use commercially reasonable efforts to prevent unauthorized access to, or use of, the Online Service, and notify Sea Flux promptly of any such unauthorized access or use; and
4.2.3 use the Online Service solely for its internal business and/or compliance purposes and shall not:
(a) license, sublicense, sell, resell, rent, lease, transfer, assign, distribute, time share or otherwise commercially exploit or make the Online Service available to any third party, other than to Users or as otherwise contemplated by this Agreement;
(b) store infringing, obscene, threatening, libellous, or otherwise unlawful or tortious material, including material that violates any third-party privacy rights;
(c) send or store Malicious Code;
(d) interfere with or disrupt the integrity or performance of the Online Service or the data contained therein;
(e) attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Online Service or its related systems or networks
(f) issue any public or press releases relating to this Agreement without the consent of Sea Flux.
4.2.4 comply with all applicable local and foreign laws in using the Online Service.
5.1 By purchasing a Subscription, you agree to the terms contained in the Offer Details for the relevant Subscription, and to pay all fees and taxes (if any) specified in the Offer Details, including without limitation any administration or late payment fees.
5.2 All fees are quoted and payable in New Zealand dollars and are plus GST (unless specified otherwise).
5.3 Fees are based on the Online Service purchased and not actual usage and fees paid are non-refundable.
5.4 Subject to clause 5.5, invoices shall be for monthly amounts, unless agreed otherwise. All invoices are due within 7 calendar days from the date of issue of the invoice.
5.5 Subscriptions purchased in the middle of a monthly period will be charged for the remainder of that monthly period and going forward based on the number of monthly periods remaining in the Term. Invoices shall be issued on the first day of each month.
5.6 The Subscriber is responsible for maintaining complete and accurate billing and contact information.
5.7 Any payment not received from the Subscriber by the due date shall accrue default interest charges at the rate of 2% of the outstanding balance per month, or the maximum rate permitted by law, whichever is lower, from the date such payment was due until the date paid.
5.8 The Fees do not include any direct or indirect national or foreign taxes, levies, duties or similar governmental assessments of any nature.
5.9 Where Sea Flux is required to do so, it shall add GST or any other applicable tax or levy to the Fees.
5.10 Where there are any Add-on Services which have not been priced in the Offer Details or otherwise already agreed in writing, Sea Flux reserves the right to charge for those Add-On Services in addition to the fees or pricing quoted in the Offer Details at the rate charged by Sea Flux from time to time.
6. Intellectual Property and Subscriber Data
6.1 Sea Flux reserves all rights, title and interest in and to the Online Service, including all related Intellectual Property Rights. No rights are granted to the Subscriber hereunder other than as expressly set forth herein.
6.2 The Subscriber shall not:
6.2.1 modify, copy or create derivative works based on the Online Service;
6.2.2 copy or mirror any content forming part of the Online Service, other than on the Subscriber’s own intranets or otherwise for its own internal business purposes;
6.2.3 reverse engineer the Online Service; or
6.2.4 access the Online Service in order to build a competitive product or service (online or otherwise), or copy any ideas, features, functions or graphics of the Online Service or Sea Flux.
6.3 As between Sea Flux and the Subscriber, the Subscriber exclusively owns all rights, title and interest in and to all the Subscriber Data.
7.1 The Subscriber shall not disclose or use any Confidential Information of Sea Flux for any purpose outside the scope of this Agreement, except with Sea Flux’s prior written permission.
7.2 You agree to protect the confidentiality of the Confidential Information of Sea Flux using all reasonable skill and care.
7.3 Where Sea Flux is compelled by law to disclose any Confidential Information of the Subscriber, such disclosure shall not be a breach of this or any other agreement.
7.4 If you disclose or use (or threatens to disclose or use) any Confidential Information of Sea Flux in breach of confidentiality protections hereunder, Sea Flux shall have the right, in addition to any other remedies available to it, to seek injunctive relief to enjoin such acts, it being specifically acknowledged by the parties that any other available remedies are inadequate.
8. Warranties, Exclusions and Indemnity
8.1 Each party represents and warrants that it has the legal power to enter into this Agreement.
8.2 Except as expressly provided herein, Sea Flux makes no warranties of any kind, whether express, implied, statutory or otherwise, and specifically disclaims all implied warranties, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law.
8.3 Sea Flux may provide links to other websites. Sea Flux provides no warranty, endorsement, recommendation nor indication whatsoever regarding the content in these websites. These links are not monitored, and Sea Flux has no liability whatsoever in relation to these links or websites.
8.4 The Subscriber shall defend, indemnify and hold Sea Flux harmless against any loss, damage or costs (including legal fees on a solicitor-client basis) incurred in connection with any claims made or brought against Sea Flux by any party alleging that the Subscriber Data, or the Subscriber’s use of the Online Service infringes the intellectual property rights of, or has otherwise harmed, any party.
8.5 You warrant and represent that you are acquiring the right to access and use Sea Flux’s website or the Online Services for the purposes of a business and that, to the maximum extent permitted by law, any statutory consumer guarantees or legislation intended to protect non-business consumers in any jurisdiction including but not limited to the Fair Trading Act 1986 and the Consumer Guarantees Act 1993, do not apply to the supply of any products or services by Sea Flux.
9.1. Sea Flux’s aggregate liability arising out of or related to this Agreement, whether in contract, tort or under any other category of liability, shall not exceed the amounts actually paid by and due from the Subscriber hereunder in the 2 calendar months preceding the incident giving rise to liability.
9.2. In no event shall Sea Flux have any liability for any lost profits or for any indirect, special, incidental, punitive, or consequential damages however caused and, whether in contract, tort or under any other category of liability, whether or not the party making a claim has been made aware of the possibility of such damages or liability.
10.1. This Agreement commences on the Effective Date and will remain in effect until the expiration or termination of your Subscription, whichever shall occur first.
10.2. Where a Term is not specified in the Offer Details, the Subscription shall be monthly until this Agreement is terminated (Monthly Subscription).
10.3. You may end a Monthly Subscription at any time by writing to Sea Flux. If you end your Subscription in this way, you will be able to continue to use the Online Service until your prepaid period expires, after which time your Subscription will end.
10.4. Sea Flux will not provide any refunds for any Subscriptions that are ended early for any reason.
10.5. You may choose to have a Subscription automatically renew or terminate upon expiration of the Term.
10.6 Sea Flux may for any reason, cancel, remove or attenuate the services it provides for temporary periods or indefinitely without notice to you.
10.7 Termination shall not relieve the Subscriber of the obligation to pay any fees accrued or payable to Sea Flux prior to the effective date of termination.
11.1. The parties are independent contractors. This Agreement does not create a partnership, franchise, joint venture, agency, fiduciary or employment relationship between the parties.
11.2. There are no third-party beneficiaries to this Agreement and no third-party may claim under the Subscriber whether under section 12 of the Contract and Commercial Law Act 2017 or otherwise.
11.3. Any notices given under this Agreement will be deemed to have been properly given if delivered personally or sent by post, postage prepaid, or facsimile transmission to the registered office of Sea Flux or the Subscriber as the case may be. Such notices will be deemed to have been given:
11.3.1. if by delivery, when delivered;
11.3.2. if by facsimile transmission, when despatched; and
11.3.3. if by post, on the day on which in the ordinary course of post it would be delivered.
11.4. Notices to Sea Flux may be sent to
11.6. No failure or delay by either party in exercising any right under this Agreement shall constitute a waiver of that right.
11.7. If any provision of this Agreement is held by a court to be contrary to law, the provision shall be modified by the court and interpreted so as best to accomplish the objectives of the original provision to the fullest extent permitted by law, and the remaining provisions of this Agreement shall remain in effect.
11.8. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary, either party may assign this Agreement in its entirety, with the prior written consent of the other party (such consent not to be unreasonably withheld), in connection with a merger, acquisition, corporate reorganization, or sale of all or substantially all of its assets not involving a direct competitor of the other party. Any attempt by a party to assign its rights or obligations under this Agreement in breach of this section shall be void and of no effect. Subject to the foregoing, this Agreement shall bind and inure to the benefit of the parties, their respective successors and permitted assigns.
11.9. This Agreement shall be governed by New Zealand law, and the parties submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of New Zealand.
11.11. Sea Flux may from time to time change the terms of this Agreement. Sea Flux will notify you at least 30 days prior to any such changes applying to you.
12. Third-party tools
12.1. We may provide you with access to optional third-party tools or services which we neither monitor nor control. These optional third-party tools are available to you at your option and used at your discretion.
12.2. You acknowledge and agree that we provide access to such tools “as is” and “as available” without any warranties, representations or endorsement. Sea Flux shall have no liability whatsoever arising from or relating to your use of such third-party tools.
12.3. Any use by you of optional tools offered through the site is entirely at your own risk and discretion and you should ensure that you are familiar with and approve of the terms on which such tools are provided by the relevant third-party provider(s).
13. New features
13.1. Sea Flux may from time to time amend the services it provides, or release or offer new features or services. Such amended services, new features or services shall also be subject to the terms of this Agreement.