Terms and Conditions


Terms and Conditions


Sri Lanka Association of Australia Awards Alumni (“SLAAAA”) maintains a number of online platforms for SLAAAA alumni. These online platforms include wwww.slaaaa.lk (“the Site”), which facilitates communication among the members of the SLAAAA alumni community. They also include the general@slaaaa.lk, secretary@slaaaa.lk and president@slaaaa.lk email forwarding addresses and pages and groups on social media platforms like Facebook and LinkedIn. These Terms and Conditions of Use (“Terms”) apply to all such platforms, collectively referred to as “SLAAAA Online Platforms” or “Online Platforms”.


Please read these Terms carefully. Access to and use of the Online Platforms is provided by SLAAAA on the following Terms. By accessing any page of SLAAAA Online Platforms including this Site, you accept and agree to be bound by the terms and conditions outlined in the Terms. If you do not agree to the Terms, please exit SLAAAA Online Platforms.


The Content of the Website

SLAAAA accepts no responsibility or makes no warranties or representations, express or implied, as to whether the information provided on or via its Online Platforms including this Site is accurate, complete or up-to-date. Furthermore, no representation or warranty is made by SLAAAA as to the sufficiency, relevance, importance, appropriateness, completeness or comprehensiveness of the information contained herein for any specific purpose. The information provided on or via Online Platforms should not be used as a substitute for any form of advice. Decisions based on this information are for your own account and risk.


Neither SLAAAA nor any of its third party service providers shall have any responsibility to maintain the data and services made available on this Site or to provide any corrections, updates, or releases in connection therewith. SLAAAA reserves the right to change the information contained on SLAAAA Online Platforms, including the Terms at any time without notice. SLAAAA recommends that you review the information provided on SLAAAA Online Platforms, including the Terms on a regular basis.


Links to other sites

SLAAAA Online Platforms may contain links to other websites which do not belong to SLAAAA or websites which are not directly maintained by SLAAAA (third party websites). These links are solely for your convenience only and you access them at your own risk. SLAAAA does not make representation or warranties either express or implied, concerning your use if or inability to use such site, the content of such site, nor do we warrant that such site or content is free from any claims of copyright, trademark, or other infringement of the rights of third parties or that such site or content is devoid of viruses or other contamination. Third party websites may have terms of use and a privacy policy or security practices different from SLAAAA Online Platforms and SLAAAA recommends that you make your own enquiries in relation to third party websites that are described or linked on this website.



The content of SLAAAA Online Platforms is subject to copyright and intellectual property laws with all rights reserved. The content of these Online Platforms may not reproduced, distributed or published in any way or by any means without the prior written consent of SLAAAA, except as permitted by law.


Privacy Policy

SLAAAA recognises the importance of personal privacy. This document explains how we collect and treat personal information on Online Platforms.  When you visit our Online Platforms, SLAAAA may collect and hold information about you, either directly or indirectly. This information is used in an anonymous form to monitor usage and to assess the effectiveness of the Online Platforms. If you provide your email address by using subscription facilities or sending feedback, enquiries or requests by email, the personal information you provide (including your email address) will be used only to respond to your message or deliver the requested service. On occasion you may be asked to provide some limited personal information (such as name, postal address, email address), when requesting membership, publications, information or services via the Online Platforms.  Any personal information you provide will be held in accordance with the applicable laws of Sri Lanka and used only for the reason specified at the point of collection.  We will not sell, licence or trade your personal details to any third party. Personal information provided by you and any other information relating to you, held by SLAAAA, may be exchanged between the organizations attached to the Australia Awards Program or when required by law. You consent to the transmission, transfer or processing of such information to, or through, any country in the world, as we deem necessary or appropriate, and by using and providing information through this Site, you agree to such transfers. We may change our Privacy Policy from time to time. If you believe that personal information we hold about you is incorrect, incomplete or inaccurate, then you may request amendment of it. Please note that this Privacy Policy does not extend to third party sites linked to this Site.


In common with many other websites, we, or our suppliers/partners, may use standard technology called ‘cookies’ on this Site. Cookies are small files that are passed to your computer by the web server via your browser.   Most standard web browsers may be configured to refuse cookies.  Cookies are used to collect information to help us record how you navigate this Site and may be used to deliver services you have requested or to occasionally prepare customised pages.


Exclusion of Liability

To the fullest extent legally possible, SLAAAA excludes every warranty and condition of any kind that might otherwise apply in relation to its Online Platforms, its content and functions. Neither SLAAAA nor any of its directors, members, or affiliates of any of the foregoing shall be liable for any direct or indirect losses, loss of profits, damages, costs or expenses incurred or suffered by you arising out of or in connection with the access to, use of or linking to other sites from SLAAAA Online Platforms including this Site or reliance on any information contained on Online Platforms.  In no circumstances shall SLAAAA or any of its directors, members or affiliates of any of the foregoing have any liability for consequential or special damage.


No warranties made as to security

SLAAAA makes no warranty whatsoever to you, express or implied, regarding the security of its Online Platforms, including with respect to the ability of unauthorized persons to intercept or access information transmitted by you through this Site or other Online Platforms. We do not guarantee that material on this Site or other Online Platforms will be free from infection, viruses, or worms or other code which may have contaminating or destructive properties. You are fully responsible for ensuring protective steps are taken such as virus checking.


Legal Jurisdiction

The laws of Sri Lanka shall govern your use of this website and you hereby agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Sri Lankan courts.