Terms, Conditions & Our Privacy Policy:

This agreement applies when we, CheckVIN, supply our service and information to you, our customer. Additional Terms & Conditions from our third party information providers or payment gateways may also apply. These may include but are not limited to PayPal Australia, The Australian Financial Security Authority (AFSA) and the Personal Property Securities Registrar. Please review their respective Terms, Conditions and Privacy policies accordingly.

Use of www.checkvin.com.au:

You are permitted to use our service for both personal and business use providing that you understand and agree that:

You do not modify, copy, reproduce, republish, frame, transmit to a third party or distribute any content provided by CheckVIN, via www.checkvin.com.au in any way except as originally provided.

You understand and accept that CheckVIN do not own the data but provide a means for extracting the information provided by Personal Property Securities Register (PPSR) and National Exchange for Vehicle and Driver Information System (NEVDIS) and as such, cannot be held responsible for any inaccuracy within that data.

You recognise that CheckVIN nor its employees are permitted to provide legal advice regarding the specifics of any given report nor can they be expected to interpret the data contained within it.

You understand that some accidents, damage, written off records or stolen data may not appear in your report, only those noted by NEVDIS will be shown and these in themselves may be limited. The absence of such information should constitute further investigation and due diligence by a buyer or seller.

Stolen Vehicle information for Tasmania is not included in the PPSR report and can be obtained here: www.transport.tas.gov.au

Search results can only be sent to the email address nominated at the time of "Check Out". Customers using PayPal will have their respective reports sent to their PayPal email address. Reports cannot be sent to another address.

In the event payment is made by PayPal or another provider using an account which does not allow for the immediate transfer of funds, including but not limited to, eCheque accounts, reports will not be generated until such time as your payment clears the nominated acount. Please be aware this can take between one (1) and seven (7) days.

You, the customer agree and accept that CheckVIN may at times contact you via your nominated email address with special offers, product announcements, prizes or general information pertaining to CheckVIN and or other services and products provided by CheckVIN and that, on receipt of such communication, you may choose to opt out from further correspondence from us.

Refunds

Refund claims (including for replacement certificates, refunds or credits) are assessed on a case by case basis by contacting our support desk with details of the transaction, including time, date of submission and other data required by CheckVIN to investigate further. Refunds are only issued in the event of a processing error occurring in the CheckVIN system or caused by an outage in the Government service that provides the data.

No refunds or credits will be provided should you, the customer, enter an incorrect Vehicle Identification Number, regardless if a report was successfully generated and subsequently provided to you, the customer.

Limited Liability

The customer agrees that our liability is limited to refunding the fee paid by the customer for the PPSR Search.

Indemnity

You, the customer agrees to indemnify CheckVIN, its employees, trustees and directors and to continue keeping us indemnified, against all claims and damages, loss, actions, proceedings, all costs (including legal fees) arising from your reliance on any of the information obtained from our website; or your access to our website.

Disclaimer

We do not warrant the accuracy, adequacy or completeness of the information provided on this site, nor do we undertake to keep this updated.

We do not accept responsibility for loss suffered as a result of your reliance on the accuracy or currency of information contained in this Site. We do not guarantee this site will be error-free, omission-free or free of viruses. The Content is provided "as is" without warranties of any kind, express or implied, including as to accuracy, timeliness and completeness.

Privacy Policy

Information provided to CheckVIN by you, the customer, is treated in strict confidence and will not be shared, sold or donanted to any other third party provider or company with the exception of any circumstance requiring us to do so to provide our services to you, the customer within any given transaction. Every effort is made to store, protect and encrypt what we believe to be personal, private or otherwise identifiable information about you, the customer, including but not limited to your Name and Email address.

Copyright, Trademarks and Licence

Copyright in this site (including text, graphics, logos, icons, and software) is owned or licensed by CheckVIN subject to the conditions of the Copyright Act 1968. Without prior approval in writing, you may not in any form or by any means: adapt, reproduce, store, distribute, print, display, publish or create works from any part of this site.