By entering and using this Website of the United Supreme Grand Chapter of Mark and Royal Arch Masons of New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory (“USGC”) you are deemed to have read and accepted these Terms of Use. If you do not accept these Terms of Use or any part of them, you should not use this Website.

USGC may modify these Terms of Use from time to time. Your continued use of this Website following such change demonstrates your agreement to be bound by the modified Terms of Use.

We may highlight any changes we make to the Terms of Use but we advise you to check the Terms of Use often. If you do not agree to any change to the Terms of Use, then you must immediately stop using this Website.

These Terms of Use apply exclusively to this Website and USGC accepts no responsibility for how your personal information is treated once you leave it.

Accuracy of Content
Whilst USGC makes every effort to ensure that the content of this Website is accurate and up-to-date, USGC does not offer any warranties (whether express implied or otherwise) as to the reliability, accuracy or completeness of the information appearing on this Website.

USGC may remove material from this Website at its own discretion and without giving any notice.

Intellectual Property
You acknowledge and agree that all copyright, trademarks and other intellectual property rights in this Website’s content and software and all HTML and other code contained in this Website shall remain at all times vested in USGC and/or its licensors and is protected by copyright and other laws and international treaty provisions. Any other trademark remains the property of its respective owner(s).

Users may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, redistribute, reproduce, publish, license, commercially exploit, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any material which may be displayed on this Website from time to time without first obtaining written permission to do so from USGC.

This Website and its contents are copyright material and the copyright is owned by USGC unless stated otherwise. Without limiting the foregoing, copying the above listed materials to any other server or location for publication, reproduction or distribution is expressly prohibited.

Generally speaking, trademarks appearing on this Website are either owned by USGC or USGC has obtained limited use permission from the trademark owner to use the trademark on this Website. Any other third party trademarks remain the property of their respective owners.

If you wish to obtain permission to make use of any of the trademarks or other material that may be displayed on this Website from time to time please contact us. USGC shall not be responsible for seeking any additional authorization required for third party use of any trademark not owned by or licensed to USGC for such use.

USGC may from time to time include links on this Website to other websites or resources operated by parties other than USGC. These links are provided for the convenience of users and USGC is not responsible for the availability of such external websites or resources, does not endorse or accept responsibility for the content of such external websites or resources and has no responsibility for or control over the privacy policy (if any) of the operators of the external websites.

You are advised to check the terms and conditions of use and the privacy policies of these external websites before entering or making use of them.

If you wish to create a hyperlink to this Website please contact us. USGC generally welcomes links to its websites. However by so linking, you agree that USGC may require the link to be removed if, in USGC’s sole opinion, any aspect of the linking website, its content or any other matter relating to the link is objectionable to USGC.

Limitation of Liability
The Internet is by its nature an unreliable medium. Consequently, you accept that this Website is offered on an “as is” and “as available” basis.

USGC takes all reasonable steps to ensure that this Website is properly functioning at all times but USGC does not warrant that this Website will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that this Website or the server that makes it available are free of software viruses or bugs or other defects.

By accepting these Terms of Use, you accept that USGC cannot be liable to you for any loss or damage you suffer as a result of visiting this Website or making use of the information available on this Website. You must take your own precautions (including but not limited to installing adequate protective measures to guard against software viruses and ensuring that you retain up-to-date copies of all data) to protect yourself against loss or damage.


In common with nearly all websites, this Website uses computer programs known as “cookies”. Cookies are small text files stored by your browser on your computer or mobile phone when you browse websites. The purpose of cookies is to enable USGC to provide you with the best experience possible for this Website.

The cookies on this Website enable USGC to:
• Make this Website work as expected.
• Improve the speed and security of this Website.
• Allow pages on this Website to be shared (if necessary) with other websites.
• Continuously improve this Website.
• Track visits to this Website and to the various pages within it in order to ascertain what type of information is more popular or more useful for those accessing this Website.

USGC does not use cookies to:
• Collect any personally identifiable information.
• Collect any sensitive information.
• Pass personally identifiable data to third parties.

Granting USGC permission to use cookies:
If the settings on your web browser are set to accept cookies and you continue your use of this Website then you are in agreement with USGC’s use of cookies in conjunction with this Website. You may if you so wish remove or disable cookies via your web browser. However doing so will likely mean that this Website will either not work as you would expect or portions of it may not work at all.

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