Terms of use

Submission of the RISWM Supporter webform constitutes consent to these Terms and Conditions and the Privacy Policy of the Australian Human Rights Commission (‘the Commission’).

The Commission reserves the right to review and modify any of the Terms and Conditions, its policies and disclaimers at any time. We welcome your feedback and comments in relation to our policies.

By accepting a submission to become a RISWM Supporter and/or uploading a Supporter Logo, the Commission is not endorsing any product or service of the Supporter and you should not imply such endorsement. Becoming a RISWM Supporter is not intended to, nor should it be understood as, having any impact on the independence of the Commission in the exercise of its functions.


RISWM Supporters

By submitting the RISWM webform and uploading the Supporter Logo, the Supporter:

- accepts that it will be publicly identified by the Commission as a supporter of the RISWM Campaign

- permits the Commission to use the Supporter Logo on promotional materials for the RISWM Campaign, including media releases, e-bulletins, web pages and social media platforms relating to the RISWM Campaign

- agrees to actively engage in anti-racism in the spirit of the Campaign and in support of the Campaign’s goals

- agrees to support and promote the RISWM Campaign by:

  • endorsing the Campaign, for example, by prominently featuring the Campaign logo on the Supporter’s website

  • promoting the Campaign through the Supporter’s communication channels, and distributing information and material relating to the Campaign via the Supporter’s networks, programs and facilities

  • distributing information and material relating to the Campaign through social media, including (as relevant) the Supporter’s Facebook page and Twitter account

  • committing to continued learning about racism and anti-racism and to embedding anti-racism principles into their organisation wherever possible

  • agrees to use the RISWM Campaign logo in such promotion, and follow all directions from the Commission on using the logo in a format that conforms with the Commission’s branding guidelines

  • will ensure that the RISWM Campaign logo is used, copied, supplied or reproduced only for the purposes of promoting the RISWM Campaign and in accordance with these Terms and Conditions

  • agrees to exercise all reasonable care and diligence to protect the Commission’s reputation.

The Commission may remove the Supporter Logo from the Commission’s website, social media platforms and any other RISWM Campaign promotional materials at any time for any reason.

Copyright and IP

The material on the Commission’s website is protected by copyright under the laws of Australia and, through international treaties, other countries. Unless otherwise indicated, all rights (including copyright) in the content and compilation of the website (including text, graphics, logos, button icons, video images, audio clips and software) are owned or controlled for these purposes, and are reserved, by the Commission or its contributors.

You may not, without the prior written permission of the Commission and the permission of any other relevant rights owners, broadcast, republish, up-load to a third party, transmit, post, distribute, show or play in public, adapt or change in any way the content of, or create a derivative work from, the website for any purpose. This prohibition does not extend to materials on this site which are freely available for re-use or are in the public domain.

Nothing in these Terms and Conditions affects any pre-existing intellectual property rights: The Commission retains the intellectual property in the RISWM Campaign logo. The Commission grants a fee free licence to the Supporter to use the RISWM Campaign logo in accordance with these Terms and Conditions. The Supporter retains the intellectual property in the Supporter Logo. The Supporter grants a fee free licence to the Commission to use the Supporter Logo in accordance with these Terms and Conditions. You warrant that the Commission’s use of the Supporter Logo will not infringe the intellectual property rights of any third party and that you have the necessary rights to grant the licence required or referred to herein.


You indemnify the Australian Human Rights Commission, its affiliates, employees, agents, contributors, third party content providers and licensors from and against all actions, suits, claims, demands, liabilities, costs, expenses, loss and damage (including legal fees on a full indemnity basis) incurred or suffered by you or by us as a direct or indirect consequence of any breach by you or your agents of these Terms and Conditions.

General provisions

These terms of use are governed by the laws of New South Wales, Australia. If any part of these terms of use is found to be invalid or unenforceable, it shall be severed without affecting the remainder.