Terms and conditions

By accessing and using all or any web pages or resources provided via this site, you agree to the following terms and conditions. Your access to and use of all or part of the site is also subject to the RANZCOGs privacy policy.

Information on this site:

Access to and use of the online resources provided via this site is governed by the terms of usage of the RANZCOG website available here.Further, by accessing this site, you agree that the following conditions apply to the content and materials provided.

This site is intended to provide general advice to trainees and practitioners. It should never be relied upon as a substitute for proper assessment with respect to particular circumstances of each case and the needs of each woman.

The information provided via this site is made available as a component of ongoing educational discourse and is not endorsed by the College. It should not be relied upon for clinical diagnostic purposes or as an indicator of examination requirements.

The information provided via this site has been prepared having regard to general circumstances. It is the responsibility of each trainee and practitioner to have regard to the particular circumstances of each case, and the application of these guidelines in each case. In particular, clinical management must always be responsive to the needs of individual women and the particular circumstances of each pregnancy.

The site has been prepared having regard to the information available at the time of its preparation, and each trainee and practitioner must have regard to relevant information, research or material that may have been published or become available subsequently.

Whilst the RANZCOG endeavours to ensure that the material available via this site is accurate and current at the time of preparation, it takes no responsibility for matters arising from changed circumstances or information or material that may have become available after the date the material was made available.

The contents of chat sessions and discussion forums on this site reflect the views of individual participants only. The RANZCOG bears no responsibility for the accuracy of participant comments and will bear no legal liability for consequences arising from discussion posts.

By accessing this site, you agree to use the online forums and chat rooms made available through it only for lawful purposes and not to post material that would discredit or offend the RANZCOG or any of its members.

Purchasing products or services

Where this Site enables you to purchase products or services online:

  • The parties may enter into a contract using the Site by RANZCOG making an electronic offer via the Site and you electronically communicating your Acceptance of that offer to RANZCOG via the Site;
  • RANZCOG may act on and process all completed Acceptances transmitted or issued through the Site without further consent from or reference to you; and
  • RANZCOG may treat an Acceptance as authentic and is under no obligation to investigate the authenticity or authority of persons issuing or transmitting such Acceptance, or to verify the accuracy and completeness of such Acceptance.
  • Completed transactions are binding and cannot be cancelled or refunded.

When entering into a contract via the Site, you will be taken to have communicated your Acceptance only when:

  • RANZCOG receives and records your Acceptance in its database;
  • A RANZCOG receipt is generated; and
  • RANZCOG receives current and valid payment details, to which RANZCOG is able to charge the appropriate price or fee.

A binding contract is conditional on RANZCOG being able to successfully charge and receive payment of the applicable contract price or fee. A binding contract is not conditional on the receipt by you of a receipt. Therefore, the failure by you to receive a receipt via the Site does not invalidate or otherwise prejudice the existence of any contract or transaction entered into using the Site. The existence of a binding contract is not conditional on RANZCOG issuing, or you receiving, a paper confirmation of the Transaction.

Information gathered via this site for the sale and delivery of products and services is securely stored and is not shared with third parties. All transactions are bound by the RANZCOGs privacy policy. Cardholder information is protected under the operating terms and conditions of the National Australia Bank payment gateway that can be viewed at the point of purchase.

Delivery of products or services

Access to online resources is immediate on receipt of payment. Access is via secure login to the site. Access to online resources is ongoing and unlimited except in those instances where you have been informed that the online resource is time-limited or there are conditional activities that need to be completed as part of the online educational program.

Products purchased for delivery will be despatched by the selected delivery/postal method to the address provided within 5 business days. The RANZCOG is not responsible for any delays encountered by the carrier once the product(s) have been despatched.