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The Department of Defence reviews the information available on this web site and updates the information as required.

However, the Department of Defence does not guarantee, and accepts no legal liability whatsoever arising from or connected to, the accuracy, reliability, currency or completeness of any material contained on this web site or on any linked site.

The Department of Defence recommends that users exercise their own skill and care with respect to their use of this web site and that users carefully evaluate the accuracy, currency, completeness and relevance of the material on the web site for their purposes.

This web site is not a substitute for independent professional advice and users should obtain any appropriate professional advice relevant to their particular circumstances.

Links to external web sites

This web site contains links to other web sites that are external to the Department of Defence, including content owned and controlled by third parties. The Department of Defence takes reasonable care in linking web sites, but has no direct control over the content of the linked sites, or the changes that may occur to the content on those sites. It is the responsibility of the user to make their own decisions about the accuracy, currency, reliability and correctness of information contained in linked external web sites.

Links to external web sites do not constitute an endorsement or a recommendation by the Department of Defence of any material on those sites or of any third party products or services offered by, from or through those sites. Users of links provided on this web site are responsible for awareness of what organisation is hosting the web site they visit.

Linking to this site

All Australian, state, territory and local government websites may link to this site. Others may link to this website as long as such users do not:

  • imply that the Department of Defence and Australian Government endorses your website or product;
  • present the content of the material in a frame so that users are unable to determine the location of original material, or otherwise alter the content of the material technically. 

The Department of Defence may ask you to remove the link from your website if these conditions are not met.