This Paediatric Palliative Care website (this Website) is presented by Palliative Care Australia Limited (ABN 85 363 187 904) (PCA) in collaboration with Paediatric Palliative Care Australia and New Zealand (PaPCANZ) (together the Hosts) for the purpose of disseminating information for the benefit of the public. Your continued use of this Website constitutes your binding acceptance of these terms and conditions of access and use (as varied from time to time).

Access and use

You are permitted to print or download extracts, resources and materials from this Website for your personal use. Extracts, resources and materials on this Website may be used by other organisations for distribution to individuals on the condition that you do not modify or update the materials.

None of the materials on this Website may be used for any commercial use and you must not modify the copy from how it appears on the Website without our prior written consent.  The Hosts do not take any responsibility for any content obtained from this Website that is stored or shared by a user in any form.

The Hosts do not endorse any of the material from this Website being copied, reproduced, communicated or linked to third party internet sites without written consent from the Hosts. The Hosts do not warrant or accept responsibility for material from this Website if it is disseminated to a third-party internet site.

This Website is designed for information purposes only and is general in nature. The Hosts give no warranty and accept no responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of the information. Nothing contained on this Website is intended to be used as medical advice and it is not a substitute for professional health advice.

This Website may include links to third party websites and providers that are not related to the Hosts, which are provided for information purposes only. The Hosts do not necessarily endorse or recommend the content, or the services provided by those third-party sites. The Hosts are not responsible for the content of those websites, and 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 websites.


While every effort is made to ensure that accurate information is available on this Website, the Hosts cannot guarantee and assume no legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, currency or completeness of the information.

PCA and PaPCANZ each expressly disclaim liability for any errors or omissions in any such information and materials, and you agree to take all steps required to assess the accuracy of any information or materials on this Website.

The Hosts make no representation or warranty of any kind, implied, express or statutory, including but not limited to the warranties of non-infringement of third-party rights, merchantability, title, fitness for a particular purpose, satisfactory quality, and freedom from interruption, error or computer virus, in conjunction with the information, materials, products or services provided on this Website.


You expressly agree that the entire risk of accessing this Website or relying on any information on this Website, is assumed solely by you. Neither PCA or PaPCANZ will be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental or consequential loss, claims, actions, suits, complaints, allegations, demands, debts, liabilities or damages of any kind, at law or in equity, and the costs and expenses thereof, whether present, future or contingent, arising from or in connection to the use of or access of this Website.


By making material and other information available to the Hosts (including by posting it in any public area of this Website), you grant PCA and PaPCANZ a licence to use, reproduce, distribute, transmit and create derivate works for any purpose.

The Hosts reserve the right at any time to make such changes as the Hosts deem appropriate to this Website, including to remove any information or material (in whole or in part) that, in the sole discretion of the Hosts, is considered to be objectionable or in violation of any applicable law.


The Hosts are committed to respecting the privacy of individuals in accordance with the Privacy Act 1988 (Act) and the Australian Privacy Principles (APPs).

You can read the PCA Privacy Policy in full here.

Intellectual property and Copyright

Unless specified otherwise, the content on this Website including the intellectual property rights subsisting in such content, is the property of PCA or PaPCANZ or the property of PCA and PaPCANZ affiliates, contributors, suppliers, funders or advertisers.

This Website may include links and resources from third a party websites and providers. The Hosts do not represent to own any such materials and where they appear on this Website, the Hosts have endeavoured to acknowledged ownership and the intellectual property rights contained therein.

PCA and PaPCANZ reserve all rights in regard to the copyright in materials owned by the respective Host, which are available on the Website.


If any provision of these terms and conditions is held to be invalid or unenforceable for any reason, it shall be severable and the remainder of these terms and conditions shall continue in full force and effect. No waiver of any breach of these terms and conditions will be construed as a waiver of any other breach of these terms and conditions.

These terms and conditions will be governed by the laws of the Australian Capital Territory of Australia and the Courts of the Australian Capital Territory of Australia will have exclusive jurisdiction over matters that may arise which involve or alleged to involve this Website.

If you have any questions about these terms and conditions, or this Website, please contact PCA on (02) 6232 0700 or