Open Geospatial Data Terms and Conditions

Data Licence

All material published and/or delivered via ACTmapi services is copyright to the ACT Government unless specified in the metadata otherwise. ACT Government utilises the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CCBY v4.0) licences for selected data. Data from ACTmapi and associated websites must be acknowledged whenever it is used (but not in any way that suggests that ACT Government endorses you or your use of the data). Attribution is important, as it acknowledges your use of ACT Government Data and allows others to find and use the Data from its original authoritative source if they wish. By using the Data, you agree to accept the Terms of Use and ACT Government Attribution Guidelines. If you do not accept these, you should stop using the Data immediately.

Data Terms of Use

By accessing this material (whether by means of any robot, spider or other automatic device or agent, or any manual process) you are deemed to have accepted these terms of use. These terms of use apply in addition to any other specified terms (including licence conditions).

The Australian Capital Territory makes this material available for information purposes only and on the understanding that users exercise their own skill and care with respect to its use. Before relying on the material in any important matter you should carefully evaluate the accuracy, completeness and relevance of the material for your purposes and should obtain appropriate professional advice relevant to your particular circumstances. The Australian Capital Territory makes no representation or warranty as to the currency, reliability, accuracy or completeness, merchantability, fitness for purpose or suitability to your needs of the material. You use and rely on the material wholly at your own risk.

You waive and release the Australian Capital Territory to the full extent permitted by law from any and all claims relating to the usage of the material. Without limiting this general disclaimer, the Australian Capital Territory accepts no responsibility for any liability arising from or connected with any errors, omissions or inaccuracies or any lack of reliability, currency or completeness of the material or for any losses, damage, personal injury or death or any costs or expenses incurred as a result of your use of this material. In no event shall the Australian Capital Territory be liable for any incidental or consequential damages resulting from use of the material.

Where there is any concern about the accuracy or currency of the material you should contact

To the extent copyright subsists in this material, the terms of the stated licence also apply to your use of it. To the extent that copyright does not subsist in this material, if you share this material (including in any modified form) you agree to retain the identification of the Australian Capital Territory as the creator of the material, a notice that refers to these terms of use, including disclaimer and a URL or hyperlink to the material to the extent reasonably possible. You also agree to indicate if you modified the material and retain an indication of any previous modifications, and you must not to prevent recipients of any adapted version of this material from complying with these terms of use.

ACT Government Attribution Guidelines

The following provides some examples of appropriate attribution of ACT Government Geospatial Data in various uses.

Format for hard copy products:

Format for digital products:

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