Terms and Conditions

Thank you for visiting Print Ark. By using Print Ark website you are deemed to have agreed to these terms and conditions of use. These terms apply to all visitors and users who access and use this website. We reserve the right to change or modify these terms and conditions at any given time and without notice to you. By continuing to use Print Ark site after any revisions have been made effective, you agree to be bound by the revised terms, whether or not you have reviewed them. Accordingly, Print Ark advises you to check this page regularly.

Boutique Listings

To qualify to be listed in our Boutique Listings your business must be:

* A registered business or have the right to operate a business;

* Be an Australian business;

* suited to one or more of the website’s categories;

* regularly open to the public; and

* submitted by the business owner or authorised agent.

  • We reserve the right to decline businesses that don’t meet the above criteria.

Photos and information privacy

  • Photos make your listing more attractive and enable your business or event to be featured in our other marketing channels.
  • When adding photos, please ensure:

* they are free from text, logos or marketing messages;

* they accurately represent your business or event;

* you own the copyright or have permission from the copyright owner;

* you have permission from any people that can be identified in the image;

* if children are identifiable, you have written consent from their parent/guardian they are taken in a lawful, fair and direct manner

Social Media Shout Outs

When listing with Print Ark you are giving them permission to source images and content from your website/Facebook page or Instagram feed to use as content in their Social Media Shout Out rotation.

In doing so Print Ark will make all efforts to:

*  accurately represent your business or event;

*  credit your business for the image and/or credit the original source of the image;

Advertising Packages

Boutiques advertising with Print Ark are bound by the following terms:

  • Advertising Packages are valid from the date of signing up with Print Ark;
  • While all care is taken to ensure the accuracy of information within a boutique listing, final responsibility to review the listed details sits with the boutique;
  • Failure to provide requested information to complete the boutique listing may void the boutique’s eligibility to partner with Print Ark;
  • Advertising Packages are for a 6 or 12-month periods;
  • Depending on your package selection, advertising fees will be deducted automatically on an bi-annual or annual basis via PayPal Subscription on a recurring basis, charged in advance.
  • Boutiques have the right to cancel their advertising package at any time via their own PayPal or by contacting Print Ark. Following a cancellation, the Boutique will remain on Print Ark (unless otherwise requested by the Boutique) for the duration of their paid period before being removed; and
  • Print Ark reserves the right to terminate any agreement with a boutique if they are deemed to be behaving in a manner detrimental to the Print Ark brand, and Print Ark is not required to provide a refund for the remaining agreement period;
  • A refund will not be provided for advertising package under any circumstances.

By submitting work to be Showcased by Print Ark you are deemed to have agreed to these terms and conditions of participation. These terms apply to all businesses participating.  We reserve the right to change or modify these terms and conditions at any given time and without notice to you. By continuing to participate in our Print Ark Showcases after any revisions have been made effective, you agree to be bound by the revised terms, whether or not you have reviewed them. Accordingly, Print Ark advises you to check this page regularly.

Participating in a Print Ark Individual Showcase

To qualify for a Print Ark Showcase you must be a Print Ark VIP or Ultimate member.

  • VIP members have the option to be individually showcased 1/6 months
  • Ultimate members have the option to be individually showcase 2/6 months

Photos and information privacy

  • Businesses being Showcased are responsible for providing, images, and details relating to their showcase.
  • When providing images, please ensure:

* they are free from text, logos or marketing messages;

* they accurately represent your business or event;

* you own the copyright or have permission from the copyright owner and provide information to appropriate credit the source if needed;

* you have permission from any people that can be identified in the image;

* if children are identifiable, you have written consent from their parent/guardian they are taken in a lawful, fair and direct manner

Print Ark will Showcase Businesses by the following:

  • 1 week Feature on Website Homepage
  • 1 week Feature in Facebook Banner
  • Feature in Instagram Stories during the week
  • 2 branded posts on Facebook
  • 2 branded posts on Instagram
  • Priority Posting times

If you decide to end your membership with Print Ark you forfeit any unused inclusions of your package after your membership period has ended.

A minimum of 3 weeks notice must be given if you are wishing for your Business to be Showcased.

No consecutive weeks can be booked and the timing of Showcases are managed at the discretion of Print Ark.

We endeavour to do our best to accomodate preferred dates, however this may not always be possible if there is high demand for dates or other promotions booked.

Liability

  • Print Ark will make every attempt to publish true and accurate information, however we cannot guarantee that there will never be any errors or mistakes in published material. Print Ark does not accept any responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of any material contained in this site. Additionally, Print Ark disclaims all liability to any person relying wholly or partially upon any information presented in this site in respect of anything, and the consequences of anything, done or omitted to be done.
  • Our website contains links to Boutiques that are not owned or controlled by Print Ark and are considered an “external website”. Print Ark assumes no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of the boutique websites or services. You acknowledge and agree that Print Ark shall not be responsible for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such Boutique. We strongly advise you to read the terms and conditions and privacy policies of any Boutiques that you visit.
  • Boutiques are requested to advise us if there are any changes to their product range, however the boutiques are free to make changes to their product range including price, quality and quantity. These matters are outside the control of Print Ark and we accept no responsibility to any changes made by these external websites.
  • You indemnify Print Ark against each claim, action, proceeding, judgment, damage, loss, expense or liability incurred or suffered by, or brought, made or recovered against us in connection with any breach by you of these terms and conditions.
  • Any legal issues arising in relation to the use of this website will be dealt with under the laws of Queensland. Illegal activity under those laws will be a violation of these terms, but as the website is accessible worldwide you should be aware that you could be prosecuted under the law of those jurisdictions.

Privacy

  • Print Ark has a privacy policy that explains how we will treat your personal information in compliance with the Privacy Act 1988. You supply “personal information” to us when you fill in an online registration form, subscribe to our email newsletters, submit postings or comments, or email us.
  • We will never give your personal information to any individual or company for commercial purposes.
  • You must ensure that your personal information is not false, inaccurate, misleading, offensive, defamatory, fraudulent.

Copyright and Acknowledgments

  • Print Ark reserves all intellectual property rights, including all content within Print Ark website. You may print single copies of any pages of this website for your own personal and non-commercial use but must not otherwise reproduce any material on this website in any form without the express written consent of Print Ark.
  • By joining Print Ark, our boutiques give us the right to use any image on their website in an effort to highlight specific products and direct users back to their website. It is the responsibility of each boutique to ensure that they have the right to use and publish all images on their website. Print Ark will not be responsible for any copyright or trademark issues of images supplied to us from Boutiques.

Misconduct

  • If you act in any way which contradicts these terms and conditions, Print Ark has the right to terminate your membership without warning and may refuse any and all current or future use of the website.