Our Terms & Conditions

Cairns Website Design work hard to bring you the very best websites, in terms of both quality and functionality, for the very best prices.

For example: A standard five page website through most other web development companies starts at a minimum of $2000 – but in most cases much more – excluding being responsive for mobile devices, hosting, domain name, logo and written content.

Cairns Website Design charge $699 for a standard five page, mobile responsive website - excluding hosting, domain name, logo and written content.

In order for us to be able to continue to offer businesses such as yours affordable, high quality websites at these prices we have the following terms and conditions:

  1. Cairns Website Design (CWD) payment terms are as follows:
    We take a 50% deposit prior to the commencement of any work being undertaken and -
    Payment of your account must be finalised in full prior to the work - be it a website, logo design or written content going live on the internet or being handed over to you to use.
  2. CWD retains Intellectual Property ownership of all content we create.
  3. CWD retains copyright of all written content, design work, logos and websites until payment of your account has been settled in full. Once payment of your account has been settled in full, copyright moves to you and you may use the work for your own purposes.
  4. Intellectual Property · Whilst CWD endeavours to ensure all content we create, including logos, written content, taglines, brand colours etc, does not infringe on existing Intellectual Property, it is the responsibility of you, the client, to conduct your own investigations to confirm this. CWD does not guarantee nor do we take responsibility for Intellectual Property infringements resulting from the content we create. You, the client, is responsible for obtaining legal advice to verify the Intellectual Property status of the content created by us on your behalf. You, the client, are liable for all costs and penalties of legal action resulting from failure to verify the Intellectual Property status of content created on your behalf before use.

    CWD can refer you to an Intellectual Property rights lawyer to enable you to verify the status of content created for you.
    You, the client, warrants that all materials supplied to CWD by you have obtained Intellectual Property Indemnity.
    You, the client, are liable for all costs and penalties of any legal action resulting from the incorporation, into your website, of materials supplied by you that breach Intellectual Property laws.
  5. If the job you have engaged us to do stalls between commencement and completion for any reason not of CWD own doing, CWD reserve the right to invoice you for works completed to date.
  6. Accounts must be settled within 7 days of an invoice being issued, unless prior arrangement has been made with CWD.
  7. If, after three months of issuing an invoice, payment has not been made on your account and/or works have not been either reviewed and approved by you, or reviewed and further changes advised, we reserve the right to terminate the job and you will forfeit all monies paid to date.

Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which Cairns Website Design collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users (each, a "User") of the http://cairns-website-design.com/ website ("Site"). This privacy policy applies to the Site and all products and services offered by Cairns Website Design.

Personal identification information

We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our site, register on the site, place an order, subscribe to the newsletter, respond to a survey, fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address, mailing address, phone number, credit card information. Users may, however, visit our Site anonymously. We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personally identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities.

Non-personal identification information

We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Site. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to our Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information.

Web browser cookies

Our Site may use "cookies" to enhance User experience. User's web browser places cookies on their hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about them. User may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. If they do so, note that some parts of the Site may not function properly.

How we use collected information

Cairns Website Design may collect and use Users personal information for the following purposes:

  • To improve customer service
    Information you provide helps us respond to your customer service requests and support needs more efficiently.
  • To personalize user experience
    We may use information in the aggregate to understand how our Users as a group use the services and resources provided on our Site.
  • To improve our Site
    We may use feedback you provide to improve our products and services.
  • To process payments
    We may use the information Users provide about themselves when placing an order only to provide service to that order. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to provide the service.
  • To share your information with third parties
    We may share or sell information with third parties for marketing or other purposes.
  • To run a promotion, contest, survey or other Site feature
    To send Users information they agreed to receive about topics we think will be of interest to them.
  • To send periodic emails

We may use the email address to send User information and updates pertaining to their order. It may also be used to respond to their inquiries, questions, and/or other requests. If User decides to opt-in to our mailing list, they will receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, etc. If at any time the User would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, they may do so by contacting us via our Site.

How we protect your information

We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our Site.

Third party websites

Users may find advertising or other content on our Site that link to the sites and services of our partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties. We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our Site. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our Site, is subject to that website's own terms and policies.


Ads appearing on our site may be delivered to Users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile non personal identification information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This privacy policy does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Google Adsense

Some of the ads may be served by Google. Google's use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to Users based on their visit to our Site and other sites on the Internet. DART uses "non personally identifiable information" and does NOT track personal information about you, such as your name, email address, physical address, etc. You may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html

Changes to this privacy policy

Cairns Website Design has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time. When we do, we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page. We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

Your acceptance of these terms

By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy and terms of service. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

Contacting us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, please contact us

This document's Terms & Conditions was last updated: January 25, 2016, 12:16 pm AEST
This document's Privacy Policy was last updated: December 18, 2015, 5:18 pm AEST