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Terms of Use


Before requesting any of the services associated with the downloadable documents below, it is your responsibility to ensure that you familiarise yourself with the Terms and Conditions associated with those services. By requesting any of the services, you acknowledge that you have read and agree to be bound by the appropriate Terms and Conditions.

We may amend the terms below at any time by notifying you, including in any one or more of the following ways:

  • Printing the amended terms on our Test Request forms.
  • Referring to the amendments and/or printing the amended terms in a newsletter or Fees List.
  • Posting the amended terms on this website.

Your continued use of the testing services or consulting services after such notice and/or amendment will constitute acceptance of the variation and the appropriate terms in general.

Terms for use of this website

Ownership and Access

By accessing the website and utilising its contents you expressly agree to these terms.

This website is owned by Australian Wool Testing Authority Limited (“AWTA Ltd”).

AWTA Ltd grants you a non-exclusive limited licence to access the site subject to these terms for use.

Any resale or commercial application of the website and its contents is prohibited.


The material provided on this website is owned by AWTA Ltd, which retains the copyright therein. You may use such material for your personal reference only. Except for the temporary copy held in the cache of the electronic device used to access and navigate the website, a single back-up copy and a single permanent copy for your personal reference, the material may not be otherwise used, copied, reproduced, published, stored in a retrieval system, altered, on-sold, transmitted in any form or by any means in whole or in part (except where such use constitutes fair dealing under the Copyright Act (Commonwealth of Australia)).

Content Disclaimer

All material forming part of our website (including in any AWTA Ltd portals) is provided in good faith and believed to be accurate. It is provided for guidance purposes only and should not be used for commercial purposes, including trading of any commodities or goods. AWTA Ltd, our officers and staff make no representation or warranty as to the suitability of materials on this site for any purpose whatsoever, the timeliness, reliability, accuracy or completeness of the material and we accept no responsibility or liability arising in any way, including for negligence, for errors in, omissions from, or use of, that material. To the extent permitted by law, AWTA Ltd excludes all liability whatsoever to you arising out of or in any way connected with your use of the website, including without limitation, for any loss of profits, loss of business revenue, failure to realise expected profits or savings, overhead costs, loss of goodwill, loss of reputation, loss of value in any intellectual property, damages or liquidated sums payable pursuant to other agreements, other economic losses or any consequential or indirect losses of any kind howsoever arising and whether caused by breach of statute, breach of contract, negligence or other tort.

Trademarks and Logos

This website contains trademarks and logos owned by AWTA Ltd. You may not use or reproduce any trademark or logo (or part thereof) in any manner without the prior written authorisation of AWTA Ltd.

Linking to this website

The Australian Wool Testing Authority Ltd (AWTA Ltd) (the owner of welcomes administrators and managers of websites to place a link or links on their sites to specific pages within our site. All we ask of you is to adhere to the following conditions. By using text to link to you accept these conditions of use.


You may link from your website to any page within our site, provided that the link is appropriately identified as a link to our site.

Links to MUST open within a new window, not within a window or page frame on your site.


You must use the words "Australian Wool Testing Authority Ltd" or “AWTA Ltd” for your link to the selected page(s) of Alternatively, you may use the title of the document(s) or page(s) to which you are linking provided the AWTA Ltd website is identified as the source.

Trademarks and Logos

You may not use any AWTA Ltd trademarks or logos (in whole or in part) in any manner without first obtaining our written authorisation.

You must not use any other trademark, logo icon, text or artwork as, or as part of, your link to

You may place your link and the associated text to suit your needs on your website as long as:

  1. The link and associated text appear clearly and distinctly from any other link, text or graphics.
  2. The link is not used in any way to represent or imply falsely, deceptively or confusingly that either AWTA Ltd endorses or is affiliated with or related to any third party (including you) or product.
  3. Neither you nor the material on your website will disparage AWTA Ltd or its goods or services.
  4. Your website, and any material on it, conforms to accepted standards of public decency and good taste. It must not expose AWTA Ltd to any risk of liability under any criminal or civil law.


You agree to use, and to link to, at your own risk. AWTA Ltd will not be liable for any loss or damage from any cause (including negligence) to your website and system, or to people linking to us from your website(s), caused by or in connection with a link to Any such loss or damage will be your responsibility.

Indemnity for Linking to this Website

You agree to indemnify AWTA Ltd and keep it indemnified against all actions, claims, suits, proceedings, demands, damages, costs or liability made against AWTA Ltd arising in any manner from a breach by you of these terms.

AWTA Ltd reserves the right, solely at its discretion, to request removal of your link or to review your link at any time.

More Information

If you have any questions or comments about creating a link to us, please contact our webmaster:

Email: [email protected]

Website Manager
Australian Wool Testing Authority Ltd
PO Box 240

Phone: +61 (03) 9371 4100