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Legal notice - CSIRO World Wide Web sites

By visiting and using the information at this web site you agree to the following:

Intellectual property laws protect this site

Copyright in the material available at this site is owned by the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) and third parties and may only be used in the ways described in this legal notice:

  • you may take temporary copies necessary to browse this site on screen
  • you must not change any of the material or remove any part of any copyright notice.

Trade marks referred to on this site may be registered in some jurisdictions. Where this site refers to any trade marks not owned by CSIRO, CSIRO does not thereby represent that it has an ownership interest in, or a licence to use, any such trade marks.

Always check the information

Information at this site:

  • is accessed free of charge and is provided "as is" as part of CSIRO's statutory role in the dissemination of information relating to scientific and technical matters.
  • that relates to the products or services of third parties, is based upon their representations, declarations and attestations in relation to their products or services for which they bear sole responsibility.
  • should not be understood, represented or referenced as CSIRO advice, recommendation, endorsement or approval of third party products or services whether in general or for a particular project, application or installation.
  • may not be accurate, current or complete.
  • is subject to change without notice.
  • should not be relied on as the basis for doing or failing to do something.

You should always make your own inquiries with the third party supplier of goods or services as to whether its products or services meet any particular criteria or are fit for any particular purpose.

Links are not endorsements

Links to and frames of this site are permitted but CSIRO reserves the right to prevent linking or framing by giving notice.

Links and frames connecting this site with other sites are for convenience only and do not mean that CSIRO endorses or approves those other sites, their content or the people who run them.

Beware of security risks and computer viruses

The world wide web exists across insecure, public networks and there is a risk that:

  • transmissions to or from this site may be intercepted and modified by third parties.
  • files obtained from or through this site may contain computer viruses or other defects.


You accept all risks and responsibility for any loss or damage including, without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damages whatsoever arising from use or loss of use of, data or profits arising out of or in connection with using this site and any information or material available from it.

To the maximum permitted by law, CSIRO excludes all liability to any person arising directly or indirectly from using this site and any information or material available from it.

All enquiries should be directed to CSIRO's General Counsel:

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Ph.: +61 (0)2 6276 6000

Postal Address
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