Website & social media policy

Electric Village Website, Tools and Social Media Policy 2018

This policy covers access to Electric Village’s website, tools and social media pages (Electric Village’s Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram).

Social Media
When you use any of our social media pages, you agree that you will comply with the terms of use of that social media platform.

When you make a post or comment on any of our social media pages, you give us permission to repost and use that content within that social media platform. We will ask for your express consent in the event we wish to use the content outside of that platform.

Electric Village is not responsible for the content of any third party posts, comments or tweets on any of its social media pages. We monitor our social media pages daily and, although we will endeavour not to remove posts and to promote free speech, we reserve the right to remove or report any posts, comments or tweets, for example if we deem them to be inappropriate, offensive, factually incorrect, or promote violence, discrimination or illegal activity.

We have a zero-tolerance approach to the use of obscene language on any of our social media platforms.

In serious cases, we also reserve the right to block repetitively offensive users from our social network pages.

If you have concerns about a third party post, comment or tweet on any of our social media pages, please contact us as at hello@electricvillage.nz  or through the contact function on our website electricvillage.nz. 

Trade marks and copyright
The Electric Village website and tools contain trade marks (both registered and unregistered) that belong to Electric Village, its licensors and third parties. You are not permitted to use such trade marks except with Electric Village’s prior written consent.

Material in the Electric Village website and tools is the copyright of Electric Village, its licensors and other third parties. You must not reproduce, publish, communicate to the public or make an adaptation of any part of the website and tools, including audio and video excerpts, except with Electric Village’s prior written consent.

If you have any copyright queries about content on our website or social media pages, please contact us at hello@electricvillage.nz.

Third party sites
The website, tools and social media pages contain links to third party sites. Electric Village is not responsible for the condition or the content of those sites.

Applicable law
The Electric Village website, tools and social media pages (excluding any linked third party sites) are controlled by Electric Village. By accessing the website, tools and social media pages, you accept that any disputes about the website, tools and social media pages are covered by the laws of New Zealand. The website, tools and social media pages may be accessed throughout New Zealand and from other countries. Electric Village makes no representation that the website and social media pages comply with the laws (including intellectual property laws) of any country outside New Zealand. If you access the website, tools and social media pages from outside New Zealand you are responsible for ensuring compliance with the laws of the country where you are located.

Access
We do not guarantee that the website, tools and social media pages will be accessible at all times or that they are fault-free.