Terms & conditions


Terms of use

The terms and conditions of use constitute a legal agreement between the user and Port Macquarie-Hasting Council. Please read this agreement in its entirety before you continue to use this website, order products or download any image.

By checking the agreement box when ordering, this indicates your agreement to the following terms and conditions and by using this website you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this agreement.

If you do not agree, do not check the box indicating agreement, and discontinue using the site.

Agreement to these terms and conditions will result in the granting of a one off non-exclusive license to use the selected imagery for the permitted purpose as approved by Port Macquarie-Hasting Council.

This licence will expire immediately upon the expiry of the agreed term of use, or upon breech of the terms and conditions.

This site is owned and operated by Port Macquarie-Hastings Council. All content on this site including photographs, images, illustrations, text, audio clips, video clips and software (referred to as content) is owned by Port Macquarie-Hastings Council or our content providers. Australian and international copyright laws protect all content.


Conditions of Use

All material supplied is owned by Port Macquarie-Hastings Council or its respective partners and can not be assigned, transferred, sublicensed or re-sold to Third Parties. Port Macquarie-Hastings Council provides the images on the basis of a one off, non-exclusive right to use the specified images for the approved use by Port Macquarie-Hastings Council.

All laboratory, carriage, taxes and customs on images are the purchaser's responsibility.

All copyright requirements must be adhered to. Any misuse of images will result in breech of copyright and legal action will be taken.

Defamatory, libellous, scandalous, misleading, pornographic or otherwise unlawful use of the Image is prohibited.

You shall not copy (electronically or otherwise) the Image except for the purpose described in your application and authorisation notification.

You shall not alter, modify or adapt an Image without the prior consent of Port Macquarie-Hastings Council. The Image must not be downloaded to create, establish or form any part of an online interactive stock photo library.

All material and all copies must be destroyed/deleted from all magnetic media after use or returned to Port Macquarie-Hastings Council after use.

Images must be titled correctly. Captions used with images from the library must include the name of the region/town/activity that is depicted in the image.

All images supplied are to be used strictly for the positive promotion of the Port Macquarie region as a tourism destination. They can not be used for commercial purposes including postcards, billboards, websites or calendars.

Wherever possible, a credit line acknowledging the photographer should appear adjacent to the image with each use.

Wherever possible Greater Port Macquarie Tourism should be acknowledged.



Port Macquarie-Hastings Council grants the user a licence to use the Image subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement in consideration of the fee payable in respect of the Image. The fee payable in respect of each Image is as set out on this site.

All fees and prices are subject to change at the sole discretion of Port Macquarie-Hastings Council. Fees, if charged, are to recover administrative costs and are not in consideration of royalties.

Fees owing to Port Macquarie-Hastings Council for the purchase of a licence to use an Image will be deducted from your nominated bank account in accordance with the credit card details provided by you to Port Macquarie-Hastings Council upon accessing this site.

Payment of any fee or price owing to Port Macquarie-Hastings Council for the purchase of a licence to use an Image entitles you to use the Image, subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement.

Agreement to purchase a licence to use the Image shall be deemed concluded at the time at which you download the Image from this site.

All figures/prices quoted are in Australian Dollars and include gst.