1. Joining the Vouchersaving.com.au Affiliate Network
- 1.1 We operate an affiliate marketing service ("The Service"), which allows only Australian Owned Business and Fundraising Organisations like you ("Affiliates") to promote The Service in return for a commission / fee.
Only Affiliates who have successfully completed the VoucherSavings.com.au Affiliate Signup process found on the Site may promote the VoucherSavings.com.au and the Site.
Approval to become an Affiliate is automatically granted if your details do not match those collected in a global black list database. The network will use your IP address, email address and possibly your username against the global blacklist. Any Affiliate applying for an account with a free or disposable email address will be subject to a manual approval by VoucherSavings.com.au administrators.
If your application is accepted, you will become an Affiliate. If your application is rejected, the Agreement will terminate immediately.
2. Account Usage
As an Affiliate, you can promote The Service by offering your own unique Affiliate URL which is linked to a tracing service.
As an Affiliate, you will be given a unique Vouchersaving tracking URL.
sample: vouchersavings.com.au/vic0445. You will also be given access to the promotional materials and Trademarks of vouchersavings.com.au. As long as you comply with the terms of this Agreementyou can place the promotional materials wherever you like on your website / facebook / email.
VoucherSavings.com.au prohibits the use of this Site by Affiliates who operate websites containing pornographic, racist or illegal content. The definition of pornographic, racist or illegal content is entirely at the discretion of Vouchersavings.com.au.
VoucherSavings.com.au does not support the advertising or placement of advertisements on any sites connected with racist or illegal content.
VoucherSavings.com.au will at all times attempt to monitor any misuse. VoucherSavings.com.au operates in full compliance with the CAN-SPAM Act of 2003 and requires its Affiliates to also comply.
VoucherSavings.com.au may deactivate your account if you have sent spam or engaged in any unsolicited promotional activities.
VoucherSavings.com.au reserves the right to remove accounts that have remained unverified since creation or have not been accessed in up to 12 months.
3. Affiliate Commissions and Payment
The Service will pay the following commissions on all Business and Voucher
Member purchasesfrom all Business and Voucher Member purchases..
It is up to the Business Owner to forward the funds to the appropriate Fundraiser.
40% to the Affiliate Business Owner or Fundraising Organisation
40% to the Business Owners with 20% recorded as raised funds for their
If you are due to be paid commissions - VoucherSavings.com.au has implemented a
monthly payment system whereas Record Date is set to the 15th day of the month 5pm.
Every month your account balance will be processed if you have selected automatic payouts and an invoice is generated automatically so we may process the funds. This only applies should your account be equal to or exceed the minimum threshold for payment.
We will endeavour to pay any commissions / fees owed to you within 14 days of receipt of your invoice and the donated amount designated to your Fundraiser. Business owners will distribute the funds accordingly with knowledge of the
Commission will be paid to you in Australian Dollars (AUD).
We will not make any payments which are less than $50 being the "Minimum Threshold". If you have total commissions which are less than the Minimum Threshold, they will be held to your account until the next record date. When the total amount of commissions held to your account reaches the Minimum Threshold, those commissions will become payable. The amount of the Minimum Threshold may change from time to time.
If we cannot get in contact with you using the contact details set out in your application or account settings, and:
we cannot pay you commissions because you have provided incomplete or incorrect payment information; or
you have not logged in to our website for 12 months;
you waive your right to be paid those commissions and you assign (way of future assignment) all of your rights and ownership in any commissions which we are holding to your account.
you have not logged in to our website for 12 months;
If we are late paying your commissions, you cannot terminate this Agreement on the basis that the delay constitutes a breach of this Agreement.
You will not receive any interest on commissions held to your account.
You agree that we can raise invoices on your behalf for any of the commissions payable to you during the term of this Agreement. This is known as "self-billing". Therefore you must not raise invoices for any of these commissions.
You must notify us immediately or update your account details accordingly if you:
no longer have an active ABN;
have changed or updated your GST status;
transfer your business as a going concern; or
become registered under another ABN.
We may engage a third party to issue invoices on your behalf.
5. Affiliate Termination
VoucherSavings.com.au prohibits the use of adware software. Such websites, programs and users of adware software may not join Vouchersavings.com.au.
VoucherSavings.com.au reserves the right to refuse payment and terminate any such Affiliate account that VoucherSavings.com.au deems to be of such nature. The definition of adware software is entirely at the discretion of Vouchersavings.com.au.
VoucherSavings.com.au in its sole discretion, may disqualify an Affiliate from participation in the use of any or all portions of the Site if such Affiliate engages in any conduct that VoucherSavings.com.au deems to be illegal, improper, unfair or otherwise adverse to the operation of the Site or detrimental to other users of the Site.
Such improper conduct includes, but is not limited to:
falsifying personal information required during account creation;
accumulating earnings or falsifying Merchant program expenditure through methods such as programming techniques or falsified information;
intentionally trying to defraud or otherwise tamper with the computer programs or Member information comprising the Site;
Affiliates may voluntarily close or terminate their account with vouchersavings.com.au. Doing so you waive your right to be paid any unpaid commissions below the minimum threshold and you assign (way of future assignment) all of your rights and ownership of any commissions which we are holding to your account.
You will not receive any commissions which are earned after the date of termination.
6. Trademarks, Copyrights & Proprietary Rights
You should assume that everything you see and read on the Site is copyrighted unless otherwise noted and may not be used except as provided in this Affiliates Agreement or in the text on the Site without the written permission of vouchersavings.com.au.VoucherSavings.com.au neither warrants nor represents that your use of materials displayed on the Site will not infringe rights of third parties.
VoucherSavings.com.au assumes no responsibility, and shall not be liable for, any damages to, or viruses that may infect, your computer equipment or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing in the Site or downloading of any materials, data, text or images.
Any communication or material you transmit or post to the Site by electronic mail or any other method, including any data, questions, comments, suggestions, or the like is, and will be treated as, non-confidential, non-proprietary.
The trademarks and logos displayed on the Site are registered Trademarks of VoucherSavings.com.au and/or others. Nothing contained on the Site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trademark displayed on the Site without the written permission of VoucherSavings.com.au. Your misuse of the Trademarks displayed on the Site, or any other content on the Site, except as provided in this Affiliate Agreement, is strictly prohibited. You are also advised that VoucherSavings.com.au will aggressively enforce its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law, including the seeking of criminal prosecution.
7. Limitations of Liability
We will not be liable to you with respect to any subject matter of this agreement under any contract, negligence, tort, strict liability or other legal or equitable theory for any indirect, incidental, consequential, special or exemplary damages (including, without limitation, loss of revenue or goodwill or anticipated profits or lost business), even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages. Further, notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in this agreement, in no event shall VoucherSavings.com.au cumulative liability to you arising out of or related to this agreement, whether based in contract, negligence, strict liability, tort or other legal or equitable theory, exceed the total commission fees paid to you under this agreement.
You hereby agree to indemnify and hold harmless VoucherSavings.com.au and its subsidiaries, members and other owners, against any and all claims, actions, demands, liabilities, losses, damages, judgments, settlements, costs, and expenses (including reasonable solicitors' fees) (any or all of the foregoing hereinafter referred to as "Losses") insofar as such Losses (or actions in respect thereof) arise out of or are based on
any claim that our use of trademarks infringes on any trademark, trade name, service mark, copyright, license, intellectual property, or other proprietary right of any third party,
any misrepresentation of a representation or warranty or breach of a covenant and agreement made by you herein, or
any claim related to your site, including, without limitation, content therein not attributable to us.
"Confidential Information" includes any information which is disclosed to you and marked or described as confidential. Confidential Information also includes any information disclosed to you and which ought reasonably be treated as being confidential. Know-how, information about Merchants, data and software are all examples of Confidential Information. If you are unclear on whether any information disclosed to you is Confidential Information, you should ask us whether or not it can be disclosed.
By entering this Agreement, you consent to us publishing your name on our websites. You also consent to us publishing the information you provide to us on our websites, unless you notify us that that information is confidential or that information ought reasonably be treated as being confidential.
You must not disclose any Confidential Information to any third parties and you must take all reasonable steps and precautions to prevent disclosure of Confidential Information. You must not use Confidential Information for any purpose other than enjoying your rights or fulfilling your obligations under this Agreement.
Confidential Information does not include any information which is publicly available, unless it has become publicly available because you have disclosed it. Confidential Information also does not include any information which you receive from a third party, unless that third party is breaching an obligation of confidentiality by disclosing it to you.
The disclosure of our Confidential Information may cause us harm which cannot be repaired, or may cause us losses which cannot be recovered or compensated. Therefore, if Confidential Information is disclosed in breach of this Agreement, or if disclosure of Confidential Information is threatened, you agree that we can obtain an injunction against you to prevent disclosure. Our right to an injunction is in addition to any other rights we may have to protect our Confidential Information. If the court grants us an injunction, you must pay all of our legal costs of applying for the injunction.
10. Agreement and Changes
The regulations, terms and conditions contained herein represent the complete, final and exclusive agreement between VoucherSavings.com.au and the Affiliate, and supersede all prior agreements, representations and understandings between VoucherSavings.com.au and the Affiliate.
This Affiliate Agreement may be terminated by VoucherSavings.com.au at any time. However, such termination does not affect the enforceability of the terms and conditions of this Agreement as they relate to acts and omissions during the period prior to such termination.
VoucherSavings.com.au reserves the right to change the terms and conditions or functionality of VoucherSavings.com.au at any time without notice. We will endeavour at all times to ensure affiliates have been notified when changes have been made to this Agreement. It is also agreed that after notification of Agreement changes, continued use of the VoucherSavings.com.au Network constitutes acceptance of this Agreement. If you do not agree with changes to our Agreement, the Affiliate should cease promotion immediately and close their account.
The Affiliate acknowledges that if any provision of this Agreement conflicts with any other rule, regulation, term or condition of the Site, the terms and conditions of this Agreement shall govern.