Your use of the Nationally Consistent Collection of Data (NCCD) on School Students with Disability professional learning website is subject to the terms of use set out below ('Terms of Use').

In these Terms of Use:

'Content' is the content of the NCCD professional learning website that is visible through use of a web browser but excluding the Design Elements;

'NCCD professional learning Website' is the Nationally Consistent Collection of Data professional learning website that You are currently using, but does not include websites to which this website has links;

'You' are the user of the NCCD professional learning website;

'Use' means use, reproduce and communicate (but not communicate via a publicly accessible internet website).

Ownership and Licence to Use Content

Unless indicated otherwise, all intellectual property rights subsisting in the Content and the NCCD professional learning website are owned by the Commonwealth of Australia through its Australian Government Department of Education and Training (Department of Education and Training);

Content owned by a third party is indicated by an acknowledgement statement where such Content appears on the NCCD professional learning website.

Unless indicated otherwise, You may use the Content in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International licence (CC BY 4.0).

This means that You can:

  • share (copy and redistribute the Content in any medium or format); and
  • adapt (remix, transform and build upon the material for any purpose, even commercially)

provided that You attribute the Department of Education and Training (give appropriate credit, provide a link to the CC BY 4.0 licence and indicate if changes have been made to the Content).

You cannot suggest that the Department of Education and Training endorses You or Your use of the Content.

Where particular Content is not associated with the CC BY 4.0 licence, You may use, reproduce and communicate that Content free of charge for non-commercial educational purposes, provided that any acknowledgements are retained and moral rights are respected.

Where You Use the Content in accordance with these Terms of Use, You do not need to comply with the requirements of any statutory licence (for example pay royalties to a copyright collecting society such as Copyright Agency) for that Content.

Requests and Enquiries

Enquiries concerning rights and copyright should be directed to:

  • The Copyright Officer
    Department of Education and Training
    Location code C10MT1
    GPO Box 9880 Canberra ACT 2601
  • Or emailed to copyright@education.gov.au

Disclaimer

The information on the NCCD professional learning website is presented by the Department of Education and Training for the purpose of disseminating information for the benefit of the public.

The Department of Education and Training monitors the quality of the information available on the NCCD professional learning website and updates the information regularly. However, the Department of Education and Training does not make any representation or warranty about the accuracy, reliability, currency or completeness of any material contained on the NCCD professional learning website or on any linked site.

While the Department of Education and Training makes every effort to ensure that the material on the NCCD professional learning website is accurate and up-to-date, you should exercise your own independent skill and judgement before you rely on it.

The NCCD professional learning website is not a substitute for independent professional advice and users should obtain any appropriate professional advice relevant to their particular circumstances.

Links to other websites are inserted for convenience and do not constitute endorsement of material at those websites, or any associated organisation, product or service.

Non-Department of Education and Training websites may contain content that is not available free of charge for educational use. Copying and communicating material from Non-Department of Education and Training websites by schools and TAFE institutes may attract Copyright Agency fees under a Part VB copyright licence. Copyright Agency fees are payable by the relevant governing body who is the Part VB copyright licensee.

Documents on the NCCD professional learning website may be provided in a number of formats to ensure that the information is available to people with various information accessibility needs. The PDF version of a document is, for all purposes, to be taken as the complete and accurate version of the document. Documents provided in other formats have been provided for convenience only.

In some cases, the material on the NCCD professional learning website may incorporate or summarise views, standards or recommendations of third parties or comprise material contributed by third parties ('third-party material'). Such third-party material is assembled in good faith, but does not necessarily reflect the considered views of the Department of Education and Training, or indicate a commitment to a particular course of action. The Department of Education and Training makes no representation or warranty about the accuracy, reliability, currency or completeness of any third-party information.

In many areas of Indigenous Australia it is considered offensive to publish photographs or names of Aboriginal people who have recently died. Users are warned that the NCCD professional learning website may inadvertently contain such photographs or names.

The Department of Education and Training is not liable for any loss resulting from any action taken or reliance made by you on any information or material posted on the NCCD professional learning website (including, without limitation, third party information).

You obtain access to the NCCD professional learning website at your own risk and the Department of Education and Training accepts no responsibility for any interference, loss, damage or disruption to your own computer system which arises in connection with your use of the NCCD professional learning website or any linked website. You must take your own precautions to ensure that the process which you employ to obtain access to the NCCD professional learning website does not expose you to the risk of viruses, malicious computer code or other forms of interference which may damage your own computer system.