Terms & Conditions

Please read our terms and conditions carefully. By using the pages in this site, you agree to these terms and conditions. If you do not agree, you should not use this site. These terms and conditions may be changed or updated from time to time.

Minda Incorporated
ABN: 37 020 000 711
Trading address: 12 - 16 King George Ave, North Brighton SA 5048
Postal address: PO Box 5, Brighton 5048
Phone: 08 8422 6200

 

Copyright
Unless otherwise indicated, all information contained in this web site is copyright © Minda Incorporated. All rights reserved. Apart from any use permitted under the Copyright Act 1968, you must not copy, frame, modify, transmit or distribute the material at this site without the consent of the copyright owner.

You may save a local copy or print a copy of material at this site for your own personal non-commercial use. However, you may not make any charge for such use and any commercial use is expressly prohibited. This means, for example, that you must not post material from this site to a local intranet site, or distribute the material for your own commercial purpose, without the copyright owner's permission.

For permission to use text information or photographs from this web site in a manner other than that stated above, please contact Minda Incorporated.

Unauthorised storage, in electronic or any other form, distribution, re-distribution or reproduction in any form, is forbidden.

The Minda Incorporated logo must not be downloaded, copied and or used for any purpose without the permission of Minda Incorporated. Please contact us for more information.

Disclaimer
Information contained on www.mindainc.com.au is published in good faith. Every effort is made to ensure its accuracy. However, no responsibility is accepted by Minda Incorporated for any errors or omissions in this information, or for any loss or damage arising from its use.

Minda Incorporated does not warrant the accuracy, adequacy, reliability or completeness of the information and materials in this website and expressly disclaims liability for errors or omissions in such information and materials. No warranty of any kind, implied, express or statutory, including but not limited to the warranties of non-infringement of third party rights, title, merchantability, satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose and freedom from computer virus, is given in conjunction with the information and materials.

Material on this site comes from a variety of sources and authors, including staff members, volunteers, overseas partner organisations and Minda Incorporated members and supporters. Minda Incorporated does not necessarily endorse views expressed by contributors to this site.

This site contains links to external web sites. Minda Incorporated takes no responsibility for the content of such sites, nor do links to such sites imply endorsement of the views expressed by the organisations or individuals responsible for them. External links are provided for informational purposes only.

Information on the Minda Incorporated website, or those of any of its related, affiliated, or subsidiary units, is provided with the understanding that Minda Incorporated is not rendering professional advice or recommendations. You should not rely on any information on these pages to replace consultations with our qualified professionals to meet your individual needs.

What law governs this website?
Your use of this website and downloads from it, and the operation of these terms and conditions, shall be governed in accordance with the laws of Australia.

Terms of service
Minda Incorporated utilises a secure encrypted connection for the storage of any credit card numbers.

We utilise a secure payment gateway, operating on 256 AES encryption. This ensures high level protection of your personal and financial details as well as order particulars which are all encrypted as they are sent to and from your computer.

Other information including your name and address are only stored on our server for us to facilitate any customer service enquiries and deliveries.

One-off donations

One-off donations to Minda Incorporated of $2 or more are tax deductible. This will be identified in the relevant appeal details online and will also appear on your tax receipt. A receipt for your donation will be forwarded following the transaction. For security purposes, the credit card details will not be stored by Minda Incorporated.

Monthly donations

By signing up to monthly donations, you authorise Minda Incorporated (ABN: 37 020 000 711, User ID: 465102) to debit funds from your selected account at the financial institution identified, as prescribed through the Bulk Electronic Clearing System. This authorisation is to remain in force in accordance with the terms described below.

  1. Your account will be debited between the range nominated (4th-9th of each month OR 18th-23rd of each month). Debit re-tries may occur up to ten days after your nominated date.
  2. You have the right to cancel, defer or make alterations to the direct debit arrangement at any time. Should you wish to cancel, defer or make alterations, please contact Minda on (08) 8422 6555, email supporters@minda.asn.au or write to: Fundraising Department. Minda Incorporated, PO Box 5, Brighton SA 5048.
  3. Should you have any queries or dispute any debit item, please contact Minda Incorporated in the first instance.
  4. It is your responsibility to ensure sufficient clear funds are in the nominated account when payments are drawn. If the transaction is returned unpaid, we will contact you seeking instructions.
  5. You are advised to check your account details by contacting your financial institution.
  6. Direct Debiting is not available on the full range of accounts. If in doubt, please refer to your financial institution.
  7. Your records and account details will be kept private and confidential to be disclosed only if requested by yourself or financial institution if a claim is made for an alleged incorrect or wrongful debit.

All donations of $2.00 or more to Minda Incorporated are tax deductible. Receipts are issued to donors with a direct debit agreement at the end of each financial year or following the cancellation of your agreement (whichever occurs first). You can request a receipt at any time by calling (08) 8422 6555.

Minda provides donors who sign up to a monthly donation agreement with a welcome letter which includes the following information:

  • the amount of the regular donation
  • the total annual cost
  • the frequency of the agreed ongoing donation
  • the date of the commencement of the agreement
  • a statement ensuring that the donor has the right to terminate their agreement at any time and details on how to terminate

Currency
All prices referred to on this website are in Australian dollars only.

International currency terms
Please be advised that your donation will be converted to Australian Dollars. Please be aware of your local exchange rate at present and consider any recurring donations where the exchange rate may vary.

Enquires and Disputes

All complaints, grievances and disputes will be treated seriously, quickly and in a timely manner, having due regard to procedural fairness and confidentiality. All parties are required to participate in the dispute resolution process in good faith.

If you believe that there has been an error with your donation, you should notify us as soon as possible via telephone on (08) 8422 6555, email at supporters@minda.asn.au or by writing to: Fundraising Department. Minda Incorporated, PO Box 5, Brighton SA 5048.

Any issues should be directed to Minda Incorporated in the first instance so we can attempt to promptly resolve the matter. If you are not satisfied with the outcome, you can refer the matter to your financial institution who will obtain details of the disputed transaction and will respond to you with an answer to your claim:

  • within 5 business days (for claims lodged within 12 months of the disputed drawing); or
  • within 30 business days (for claims lodged more than 12 months after the disputed drawing).

You will receive a refund if we cannot substantiate the reason for the drawing.

Collections for Charitable Purposes Act 1939

Minda Incorporated is a registered charity in the state of South Australia and operates in accordance with the Collections for Charitable Purposes Act 1939. View Minda Incorporated's Disclosure by Collectors Information Sheet.