Terms and Conditions

RESOURCES TERMS & CONDITIONS

We, at Governance Matters, have spent a lot of time, energy and money in developing the knowledge which is captured in the content of our Resources. We know that you will respect this by agreeing to our terms and conditions. These are set out below for each resource:

  • Directored Thinking
  • Board Minded Subscription Service
  • Good Governance Policies

We respect your right to privacy and will never share your details. We do need to manage your client relationship with Governance Matters to ensure you receive value for your money. So, by agreeing to the terms and conditions you are allowing us to stay in touch with you for various reasons like:

  • seeking feedback on new resources you would like to see
  • your assessment on resources you have used

You also agree that:

  • you will not provide your subscription membership access details to anyone else other than, if you have an entity, your entity’s board, managers and staff

For Directored Thinking

ON-LINE VIDEOS:

When you subscribe we permit you to access the on-line topics of your choice assuming you say:

  • 1.You will only use the topics for your development or the development of your entity’s board, managers and staff.
  • 2.You will only use the supporting materials (power point, handout or checklist) yourself, or for your entity’s board, managers and staff.
  • 3.You understand the information in the topics is designed to increase knowledge generally and is not specific advice. If you or your entity has a particular issue you should always seek advice from those qualified to help you.
  • 4.As an entity, you will make sure that others in your entity understand these conditions.

POLICIES:

When you choose the policies we license the use of them to your entity assuming you say:

  • 1. You will only edit it to make it exactly right for your entity.
  • 2. You will only use the policies for your entity’s board governance.
  • 3. You won’t provide copies of a policy to anyone other than your entity’s board, managers and staff.
  • 4. You will make sure that others in your entity understand this information.
  • 5. You will seek legal advice, if necessary, to make sure the final version of your policies complies with any law impacting your entity.

BOARD DISCUSSION PAPERS:

You agree only to use the Board Discussion papers for your Board, management and staff and not to provide copies to others.

For Board Minded Subscription Service

When you, as an entity or individual, subscribe we permit you to access the on-line topics of your choice assuming you say:

  • 1. You will only use the topics for your development or the development of your entity’s board, managers and staff.
  • 2. You will only use the supporting materials (power point, handout or checklist) yourself, or for your entity’s board, managers and staff.
  • 3. You will not provide your subscription membership access details to anyone else other than, if you are an entity, your entity’s board, managers and staff.
  • 4. You understand the information in the topics is designed to increase knowledge generally and is not specific advice. If you or your entity has a particular issue you should always seek advice from those qualified to help you.
  • 5. If you are an entity, you will make sure that others in your entity understand these conditions.

We promise that if, at any time, you are dissatisfied with the subscription service we will refund your annual fee in full.

For Good Governance Policies

When you purchase a policy we license the use of it to your entity assuming you say:

  • 1. You will only edit it to make it exactly right for your entity.
  • 2. You will only use the policy/ies for your entity’s board governance.
  • 3. You won’t provide copies of a policy to anyone other than your entity’s board, managers and staff.
  • 4. You will make sure that others in your entity understand this information.
  • 5. You will seek legal advice, if necessary, to make sure the final version of your policies complies with any law impacting your entity.

We promise that if, at any time, you are dissatisfied with the good governance policies we will refund the amount you paid in full.