1. These terms and conditions shall apply to and form part of each order for advertising placed with the Australian Manufacturing Technology Institute Limited (hereafter referred to as AMTIL). No person may vary these terms and conditions without the approval in writing of the Chief Executive Officer of AMTIL and the order can be construed strictly without taking into account any unauthorised variation.
  2. The advertiser shall pay AMTlL the total invoice amount for all advertising which shall comprise:
    • The amount shown in the Schedule to the order for advertising space used (as varied in accordance with these terms and conditions) and
    • All other costs or expenses which may be incurred by AMTIL at the instance of the advertiser in respect of artwork, special typesetting, author correction, film positives and otherwise in respect of the order.
  3. Payment in full of the invoice total amount shall be made at the head office of AMTIL and:
    • Where the Advertiser is an accredited advertising agent, within seven (7) days of the publication date.
    • In all other cases, within seven (7) days of the publication date.
  4. The Advertiser acknowledges AMTIL or the Publisher in their discretion shall be entitled to do any or all of the following:
    • Decline or cancel any advertisements to which the order relates without stating any reason.
    • Postpone the publication of any advertisement at any time or times and from time to time.
    • Cancel any or all future editions of the publication indefinitely.
    • Return or destroy all advertising material which remains in its or its printer’s possession twelve months from the last month of publication of the advertisement to which that material relates without being required to give notice to any person or agency and without in any way being responsible for loss.
    • Cut or alter any prints or artwork or other materials supplied by the Advertisers in order to conform to mechanical requirements, without being responsible for any loss.
    • Place the word ‘advertisement’ on any copy which in AMTIL’s opinion too closely resembles editorial matter.
  5. The publication of any advertisement pursuant to the order is strictly subject to AMTIL’s approval.
  6. AMTIL or the Publisher shall not be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever to any particular advertisement to appear on any specified date or at all.
  7. AMTIL or the Publisher shall not be liable in any manner for any loss or damage whatsoever to any positives, artwork or other materials the property of the advertisers which may be deposited with the Publisher for the purpose of fulfilling the order, but such materials shall at all times and in respect of all things remain at the risk of the Advertiser.
  8. AMTIL will not accept any cancellations to this signed agreement, whether in whole or in part, unless a cancellation advice is received by our office in writing, fourteen (14) working days prior to the Publisher’s published deadline for the edition in which the said advertisement is due to appear. Where, in respect of any series advertising, copy for any issue is not received by the Publisher by the appropriate deadline date, then AMTIL shall be entitled to previously used copy for the purposes of the order and to apply the rate applicable to the Advertiser.
  9. Where the order carries a key number, AMTIL shall take every care to ensure that the order is dealt with correctly but shall not be required to allow any deduction or compensation in the event of an error on publication.
    • The rates stated in the Schedule shall apply to all advertisements published pursuant to the order provided that AMTIL shall be entitled to alter those rates or any of them at any time and from time to time alter publication of the next issue to go to press after the Booking Deadline Date.
    • If AMTIL shall increase the rates of any of them pursuant to Clause 10 (a) then, provided that they first pays to AMTIL the total amount due for all past insertions the Advertiser shall be entitled to cancel the order in respect of all future insertions.
    • Series rates shall apply only in respect of orders placed for the next issue to go to press after the Booking Deadline Date.
    • If in respect of any term order the Advertiser for any reason shall use more or less space than that stipulated in the order then AMTIL shall increase or decrease the applicable rate according to the amount of space actually used.
  10. The advertiser warrants that they are placing the order as principal and that they shall be personally liable to observe these Terms and Conditions.
  11. Without limiting the generality of Clause 5, AMTIL or the Publisher shall not be required to accept any advertising material the publication of which may in its opinion contravene any provision of Part V of the Trade Practices Act, 1974.
  12. The Advertiser hereby indemnifies and agrees to hold indemnified AMTIL and the Publisher, their servants and agents and each of them against all liability, claims or proceedings whatsoever which may arise from the publication of any material pursuant to the order, and in particular but without limiting the generality of foregoing, to indemnify and hold indemnified each and all of them against any action for defamation, slander of title, breach of copyright or infringement of any trade mark, name or description, invasion of privacy or breach of any provision of the Trade Practices Act, 1974.
  13. Requested positions within the Journal are subjected to the Publisher’s approval, should the requested position be unavailable for the base rate applicable to the advertisement.
  14. Please take note of AMTIL’s Privacy Policy available on our website.

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